Daily Archives: 1, June 2023

Bayer and Cedilla Therapeutics Partner to Develop Targeted Cancer Therapies

Not intended UK Media (IN BRIEF) Bayer and Cedilla Therapeutics have entered into an exclusive license agreement to develop and commercialize Cedilla’s CyclinE1/CDK2 complex inhibitors for precision oncology. These inhibitors target oncogenic drivers and offer a unique method of action, … Read the full press release

Vaisala Xweather’s Lightning Detection Network Turns 40, Decreasing Lightning-Related Deaths in the U.S.

(IN BRIEF) Vaisala Xweather is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its U.S. National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN), which has been instrumental in protecting Americans from lightning hazards. Over the past four decades, lightning-related deaths in the United States have decreased … Read the full press release

Yara International Strengthens Leadership Team with EVP Appointment for Global Plants & Operational Excellence

(IN BRIEF) Yara International ASA, a global crop nutrition company, has announced an executive management change. Johan Labby will take on the role of EVP Global Plants & Operational Excellence starting from July 1, 2023. Pål Hestad will step down … Read the full press release

MAHLE GmbH Implements Board Rotation with Addition of Key Members

(IN BRIEF) MAHLE GmbH has undergone a rotation of its 20-member Supervisory Board, with newly elected representatives joining the board. Professor Dr.-Ing. Achim Kampker, founder and chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components (PEM) at RWTH Aachen University, was elected … Read the full press release

University of Glasgow Set to Host Major National Event: UK Fluids Conference 2023

(IN BRIEF) The University of Glasgow and the University of Strathclyde are co-hosting the UK Fluids Conference 2023, a major national event for fluid mechanics researchers. Taking place in Glasgow from October 17th to 19th, the conference will bring together … Read the full press release

Electrification Advancements: Volvo Penta and FTMH Forge Ahead in Forklift Industry

(IN BRIEF) Volvo Penta and FTMH have expanded their partnership to include the development of electric forklifts. FTMH, an Italian heavy equipment manufacturer, will work closely with Volvo Penta to electrify various forklift models. The collaboration demonstrates the success of … Read the full press release

KPN Welcomes New Members to Supervisory Board and Board of Management

(IN BRIEF) KPN, the telecommunications company, held an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders where the appointment of Ms. Marga de Jager to the Supervisory Board was approved. Ms. De Jager replaces Ms. Chantal Vergouw, who will now join the Board … Read the full press release

Kalmar Prioritizes Safety with Innovative Collision Warning System for Straddle Carrier Fleet

(IN BRIEF) Kalmar, a subsidiary of Cargotec, is introducing a collision warning system for its manually operated straddle carrier portfolio. The system, available as an optional add-on for new machines and as a retrofit upgrade for existing ones, enhances safety … Read the full press release

STMicroelectronics Introduces Compact High-Side Switches for Enhanced Reliability in Industrial Applications

(IN BRIEF) STMicroelectronics has introduced the IPS8160HQ and IPS8160HQ-1 high-side switches, featuring eight channels and built-in protection and diagnostics capabilities. These switches are designed to save space and enhance reliability in applications such as PLC modules for driving heavy loads … Read the full press release

Fortum Signs MoU with KHNP to Enhance Safety and Efficiency of Nuclear Power Plants

(IN BRIEF) Fortum and Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. (KHNP) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen their collaboration in the field of nuclear power. The MoU covers cooperation and information exchange on future nuclear power … Read the full press release