Daily Archives: 17, August 2023

Русские эмигранты усиливают призывы «Я хочу, чтобы вы жили» через искусство

(КОРОТКО) Русские эмигранты, выступающие против войны, собрались в художественной резиденции «Искусство мира» при поддержке Campaigns for Humanity. Инициатива облегчает связи между художниками, пострадавшими от конфликта, и предоставляет платформу для выражения антивоенных настроений. Известные проекты включают «Дорожные знаки», кампанию уличного искусства … Read the full press release

Savills Partners with National Grid on Land and Property Framework to Support Net Zero Goals

(IN BRIEF) Savills, a real estate services provider, has secured a five-year framework contract with National Grid UK Land and Property. Starting in September 2023, this partnership will support National Grid’s efforts to achieve its net zero targets. Savills will … Read the full press release

Cargotec Announces Leadership Changes and Demerger Plans for Kalmar, Proposes Pekka Ala-Pietilä as Chair

(IN BRIEF) Cargotec Corporation has announced changes in its leadership team and board structure as part of the planned separation of its subsidiary, Kalmar, through a partial demerger. The Cargotec Board of Directors proposes Pekka Ala-Pietilä as the Chair of … Read the full press release

Lindner Clean Rooms Secures Follow-Up Order for Expansion of RAUMEDIC’s Cleanroom Facilities

(IN BRIEF) Lindner Clean Rooms, a specialist in cleanroom solutions, has secured a follow-up order from RAUMEDIC AG, a global developer and manufacturer for the medical technology and pharmaceutical industries. RAUMEDIC is expanding its cleanroom facilities in its Helmbrechts headquarters … Read the full press release

Covestro Advances Polycarbonate Recycling with Chemolysis, Aiming to Close the Recycling Loop

(IN BRIEF) Covestro has developed an innovative process for recycling polycarbonate plastics through chemical recycling, aiming to convert plastics back into their monomers for reuse in production. The process, termed chemolysis, is capable of recycling pre-sorted waste streams containing over … Read the full press release

Homeowners Eye Greener Homes, But Cost Remains Hurdle: NatWest Greener Homes Attitude Tracker

(IN BRIEF) The latest Greener Homes Attitude Tracker by NatWest and S&P Global reveals that 66% of homeowners plan to make improvements to the environmental sustainability of their properties within the next ten years. While a high Energy Performance Certificate … Read the full press release

Desire for Sustainable Homes Persists Despite Cost Barrier, Says NatWest’s Greener Homes Attitude Tracker

NatWest Survey: UK Regional Business Activity Slows in July 2023, Employment Holds Steady while Inflation Trends Vary

(IN BRIEF) A study by NatWest and S&P Global reveals that while one in four millennials consider a high Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating essential when buying a home, the cost of sustainable home improvements remains a significant barrier. Homeowners … Read the full press release

T-Systems Earns High Acclaim in ISG’s Google Cloud Partner Ecosystem Report for Excellence and Sovereign Cloud Innovations

(IN BRIEF) T-Systems’ capabilities in Google Cloud services have been recognized by ISG (Information Services Group) through its Provider Lens benchmark report. T-Systems received “Leader” status for managed services and “Rising Star” status for implementation and integration services within the … Read the full press release

Bosch Engineering Unveils Cutting-Edge Assistance Systems for Safer and More Efficient Mining Machinery at steinexpo 2023

(IN BRIEF) Bosch Engineering is presenting advanced assistance systems for deep and open-cast mining machinery at steinexpo 2023. These systems aim to enhance safety by reducing accidents and improving work efficiency. The company has developed modular sensors and systems that … Read the full press release

BAE Systems Secures $14M DARPA Contract to Revolutionize Military Signal Processing Technology

(IN BRIEF) BAE Systems has been awarded a $14 million contract by DARPA for the Massive Cross Correlation (MAX) program. The project aims to develop technology that enables advanced signal processing and computation for military platforms. BAE Systems will work … Read the full press release

Aviva Reports Robust 2023 Interim Results, Surpasses Targets, and Boosts Dividend

(IN BRIEF) Aviva plc has announced its interim results for 2023, showcasing strong growth momentum across the group. The company achieved an 8% increase in group operating profit, with Solvency II own funds generation up by 26%. The results indicate … Read the full press release

“Siemens Unveils Machinum: The CNC Digitalization Powerhouse for Enhanced Productivity and Sustainability in Machine Tool Industry”

(IN BRIEF) Siemens is highlighting its CNC digitalization portfolio, known as Machinum, as an essential component of its Siemens Xcelerator platform for parts manufacturing at the EMO event. Machinum focuses on enhancing productivity and sustainability in the machine tool industry. … Read the full press release

Siemens Mobility Earns Top Honors in EcoVadis Sustainability Rating 2023, Leading Rail Industry with Platinum Certificate

(IN BRIEF) Siemens Mobility has achieved the highest rating in the EcoVadis Sustainability Rating 2023, receiving a platinum certificate with a score of 81 out of 100 points. This places the company in the top 1 percent of assessed companies … Read the full press release

Škoda Revs Up for 20th Sachsen Classic Rally with a Fleet of Iconic Vintage Models

(IN BRIEF) Škoda Classic team is participating in the 20th Sachsen Classic rally with seven iconic Škoda vehicles built between 1948 and 1988. The rally, known for its focus on regularity and precision rather than speed, starts in Zwickau on … Read the full press release

ENTSO-E and ENTSOG Announce Scenarios ETAG (External Technical Advisory Group) Members for Expert Advisory on TYNDP Scenarios Development

(IN BRIEF) ENTSO-E (European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity) and ENTSOG (European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas) have revealed the list of members forming the Scenarios External Technical Advisory Group (Scenarios ETAG). This group has been … Read the full press release

Lowlands Festival in the Netherlands Explores Science: From Mosquito Attraction to Trust Perception in a Unique Collaborative Venture

(IN BRIEF) The Lowlands festival in the Netherlands is hosting the Lowlands Science initiative in collaboration with the Dutch Research Agenda (NWA). This effort aims to make science accessible to a wide audience by merging the expertise of artists, scientists, … Read the full press release

Empa’s Comprehensive Approach to Bridging Skill Shortages and Fostering Talent in Swiss Technical Professions

(IN BRIEF) Empa, a Swiss research institute, is actively addressing the shortage of skilled workers in technical professions by providing support to talented individuals throughout their academic and professional journeys. Empa’s efforts encompass apprenticeships, academic studies, research careers, and entrepreneurship. … Read the full press release

AstraZeneca Showcases Promising Advances in Lung Cancer Treatments at IASLC Conference 2023

(IN BRIEF) AstraZeneca is advancing its lung cancer portfolio at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2023 World Conference on Lung Cancer. The company is aiming to have an AstraZeneca medicine for over half of all … Read the full press release

Europe’s Offshore Wind Growth Faces Hurdles: Supply Chain Gaps and Auction Design Challenges

(IN BRIEF) Europe’s offshore wind sector is making progress in terms of investments and installations, with 2.1 GW of new offshore wind capacity added in the first half of 2023, bringing the total capacity to 32 GW. However, this growth … Read the full press release

ESC Congress 2023 Unveils Cutting-Edge Cardiovascular Research: Hot Line Studies and Guideline Updates to Shape Medical Practice

(IN BRIEF) The ESC Congress 2023 is set to take place from August 25 to 28 in Amsterdam, offering the latest in cardiovascular science. The event will feature a packed Press Conference program, presenting results from 30 major studies in … Read the full press release

Annual Outage Initiates at Fortum’s Loviisa Nuclear Power Plant for Maintenance and Modernization

(IN BRIEF) Fortum’s Loviisa Nuclear Power Plant in Finland is preparing for its annual outage, commencing with Unit 2 on August 20th, followed by Unit 1. Both units will undergo a brief refuelling outage lasting approximately 37 days. This maintenance … Read the full press release