Daily Archives: 6, October 2023

De Nora and Hydrolite Collaborate to Advance Green Hydrogen Production Using Anion Exchange Membrane (AEM) Technology

(IN BRIEF) Italian multinational company Industrie De Nora is partnering with Hydrolite Ltd., an energy subsidiary of Elbit Systems, to jointly develop and introduce a new Anion Exchange Membrane (AEM) stack device for generating and using hydrogen. The partnership aims … Read the full press release

Thales Secures Contract to Equip Polish Navy’s MIECZNIK Frigates with Advanced Combat Systems

(IN BRIEF) Thales has secured a contract to provide the TACTICOS integrated combat management system, sonars, air-surveillance and fire-control radars, and a 360° infrared sensor to the Polish Navy’s MIECZNIK frigate program. The contract is a result of a strategic … Read the full press release

Sky Kids Launches ‘Save Our Wildlife’ Documentary and ‘Obki’ Season 3 to Encourage Environmental Awareness in Children

(IN BRIEF) Sky is set to release a new documentary titled “Save Our Wildlife” on October 9, aimed at inspiring children and families to protect the planet. The documentary, in partnership with Sky Zero, follows eight-year-old conservationist Aneeshwar Kunchala and … Read the full press release

Symrise Boosts Strategic Stake in Kobo Products to 49%, Expanding Collaboration in Cosmetics

(IN BRIEF) Symrise AG has increased its stake in Kobo Products Inc., a US-based pigment and powder specialist, to 49%. This expanded partnership aims to strengthen their collaboration in mineral UV filters and decorative cosmetics. It also includes plans to … Read the full press release

CTP Leases 20,000 sqm to Mercata VT for Expansion in CTPark Belgrade City

(IN BRIEF) CTP, the largest listed developer, owner, and manager of industrial and logistics properties in Europe by gross lettable area (GLA), has leased approximately 20,000 sqm of industrial and warehouse space at CTPark Belgrade City to Mercata VT, a … Read the full press release

CTP Achieves BREEAM Outstanding Certification for Groundbreaking Industrial Building in Romania

(IN BRIEF) CTP, a major developer and manager of industrial and logistics spaces in Continental Europe, has achieved the first BREEAM Outstanding certification for an industrial building in Romania. The certified building, BUW 20-21, is part of CTPark Bucharest West … Read the full press release

University of St Andrews Launches Cutting-Edge Centre for Battery Technology with Colin Vincent at the Helm

(IN BRIEF) Professor Colin Vincent, an esteemed electrochemist, officially inaugurated the Centre for Battery Technology at the University of St Andrews Eden Campus. The center specializes in the production of commercial-scale batteries and conducts cutting-edge research on new battery chemistries. … Read the full press release

Merck Partners with UN on Vital Training Course for Family Carers During European Carers Day

(IN BRIEF) Merck, a prominent science and technology company, has entered into a collaboration with the United Nations’ Global Initiative on Ageing (GIA) to offer a training course aimed at equipping family carers with essential skills. The course comprises five … Read the full press release

BAMBI Returns: Germany’s Celebrated Media Awards Marks 75th Anniversary

(IN BRIEF) BAMBI, the renowned German media awards event, is making a comeback in 2023 to celebrate its 75th anniversary. Hubert Burda Media has decided to reinstate the awards ceremony, which was on hiatus for four years due to the … Read the full press release

CEOs Express Concerns About Cybersecurity, Despite Recognizing Its Vital Role in Growth, Says Accenture Report

(IN BRIEF) A report from Accenture titled “The Cyber-Resilient CEO” highlights that 74% of CEOs express concerns about their organizations’ ability to defend against cyberattacks, despite 96% recognizing the importance of cybersecurity for organizational growth and stability. The report points … Read the full press release

AFRY Collaborates with Malta to Drive Offshore Renewable Energy Expansion

(IN BRIEF) AFRY is actively supporting Malta’s ambitious plans to expand its offshore renewable energy capacity. The company is engaged in technical and commercial tasks for Interconnect Malta (ICM), a state-owned entity responsible for energy infrastructure projects. AFRY’s efforts aim … Read the full press release

AFRY Partners with Alliance to Advance Tampere Tramway Project’s Third Phase

(IN BRIEF) Finnish Tampere Tramway Ltd., along with the City of Tampere and the Municipality of Pirkkala, has enlisted AFRY as a key participant in an alliance dedicated to progressing the third phase of the Tampere tram network expansion. AFRY, … Read the full press release

AFRY Ranks Second in 2023 Employer Branding Survey for Young Engineers in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) In the 2023 Employer Branding survey by Universum, AFRY has secured the second position as one of the most attractive employers for young engineers in Sweden, particularly among BSc engineers in the “young professionals” category. AFRY’s eighth-place ranking … Read the full press release

Chairman Staffan Bohman Will Not Seek Re-Election at AB Electrolux, Successor Search Underway

(IN BRIEF) Staffan Bohman, who has served as Chairman of the Board of AB Electrolux since 2018, has announced that he will not stand for re-election at the company’s Annual General Meeting in 2024. In addition to his role as … Read the full press release

Eneco Ventures and Impuls Zeeland Invest in Lance Free, the Innovative Platform Bridging the Gap Between Technical Freelancers and Companies

(IN BRIEF) Eneco Ventures and Impuls Zeeland are investing in Lance Free, a platform that matches technical freelancers with companies in the construction and engineering sectors. Lance Free’s online marketplace simplifies collaboration by connecting businesses with self-employed workers, addressing challenges … Read the full press release

Solvay Launches Digital Tool to Calculate Product Carbon Footprints, Aiming for Greener Innovation

(IN BRIEF) Solvay has introduced an innovative digital tool designed to calculate the product carbon footprint (PCF) of its offerings, measuring greenhouse gas emissions from raw material extraction to product completion. The tool is initially being implemented within Solvay’s Novecare … Read the full press release

SIXT Scores a Slam Dunk with Multi-Year Global Partnership with Los Angeles Lakers

(IN BRIEF) SIXT, a prominent global provider of premium mobility services, has announced a major sports sponsorship deal with the legendary Los Angeles Lakers, one of the most iconic franchises in professional basketball. This multi-year global partnership signifies SIXT’s first … Read the full press release

SIXT Embarks on Multi-Year Sports Sponsorship Journey with the Chicago Bulls

(IN BRIEF) SIXT, a renowned global provider of premium mobility services, has unveiled an exciting new partnership with the Chicago Bulls, one of the most iconic franchises in professional basketball. This multi-year sponsorship agreement marks SIXT’s debut in U.S. sports … Read the full press release

Maersk Unveils Innovative Rail Route from Barcelona to Southern France, Significantly Reducing Cargo Transit Times

(IN BRIEF) In a strategic move aimed at expediting ocean cargo transport, Maersk is introducing a novel rail service linking the Port of Barcelona to Southern France. This tailored offering targets regions such as Toulouse, Bordeaux, and Lyon, providing a … Read the full press release

Volvo Trucks Pioneers Nationwide Fast Charging Network for Heavy Electric Trucks in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) In a significant stride towards sustainable heavy transportation, Volvo Trucks is leading the way with the launch of a nationwide fast-charging network for electric trucks in Sweden, fueled by renewable energy. This pioneering initiative, set to open approximately … Read the full press release