Daily Archives: 10, June 2024

Saab Unveils Game-Changing Compact Radar Module for Rapid Deployment

(IN BRIEF) Saab introduces the Compact Radar Module, an integrated system combining the Giraffe 1X radar with a lightweight module for enhanced mobility and rapid deployment in urgent operational scenarios. With a press of a button, the antenna folds into … Read the full press release

Ageas Projects Shine in Prestigious Awards Program

(IN BRIEF) Ageas celebrates recognition in the prestigious Quorus Awards, with four of its innovative projects making it to the final rounds of this esteemed program. Among nearly 300 entries spanning 40 countries, Grupo Ageas Portugal and AKsigorta in Türkiye … Read the full press release

SEB Affirms Commitment to Inclusion by Joining Stockholm Pride 2024

(IN BRIEF) SEB, a prominent financial institution, has announced its inaugural participation as an official partner in Stockholm Pride 2024, highlighting its commitment to fostering inclusivity within the organization and beyond. Johan Torgeby, SEB’s President and CEO, emphasized the bank’s … Read the full press release

Saarland University and DFKI Recognize Breakthroughs in Virtual Reality Haptics

(IN BRIEF) Computer scientist André Zenner, based in Saarbrücken, Germany, has made significant strides in enhancing virtual reality (VR) experiences through tactile sensations, earning the prestigious “Best Dissertation Award” at a leading VR conference. His groundbreaking research focuses on integrating … Read the full press release

French Guiana Makes Olympic History with Torch Relay Debut

(IN BRIEF) French Guiana made history as the first French overseas territory to host the Olympic Torch Relay, showcasing its stunning landscapes and cultural heritage. The relay, organized by the French Federation for judo, featured local celebrities like Lucie Décosse … Read the full press release

Bilfinger Highlights Innovative Industrial Services at ACHEMA 2024

(IN BRIEF) At ACHEMA 2024, Bilfinger, a leading industrial services provider, is showcasing its cutting-edge solutions aimed at enhancing efficiency and promoting sustainability within the process industry. Positioned as a strategic partner, Bilfinger’s booth offers attendees a firsthand look at … Read the full press release

Encavis AG AGM Decides to Retain Earnings for Accelerated Growth

(IN BRIEF) Hamburg-based renewable energy operator Encavis AG (listed on the MDAX) recently concluded its Annual General Meeting (AGM) by resolving to retain its entire consolidated earnings, bolstering the company’s internal resources to propel accelerated growth. The decision reflects Encavis … Read the full press release

Driving ESG Ambitions: PATRIZIA’s New Leadership Charts Course for Sustainable Growth

(IN BRIEF) PATRIZIA, a global real assets partner, has restructured its ESG framework, dividing roles to align closer with business lines for enhanced sustainability and impact investing efforts. Mads Rude leads PATRIZIA Global Partners, focusing on impact investing, with Marleen-Bikker-Bekkers … Read the full press release

bp and Worley Forge Strategic Alliance to Drive Efficiency and Value Creation in Global Site Projects

(IN BRIEF) bp and Worley have announced a new strategic alliance aimed at enhancing efficiency, continuous improvement, and value creation within bp’s global Site Projects organization. This collaboration, building upon a decade-long successful partnership between the two companies, seeks to … Read the full press release

Vodafone Germany Partners with FlyNex to Launch DroNet Hub, Revolutionizing Commercial Drone Operations

(IN BRIEF) Vodafone Germany and FlyNex have collaborated to introduce DroNet Hub, an innovative online platform simplifying commercial drone operations for businesses. This comprehensive platform streamlines flight planning, data collection, and analysis, offering real-time data transmission and AI-driven automated reporting. … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Strengthens Majority Stake in T-Mobile US Through SoftBank Agreement

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has announced its acquisition of approximately 6.7 million additional shares in its subsidiary, T-Mobile US (TM US), through a strategic agreement with SoftBank from Japan. This move comes as Deutsche Telekom exercises call options on TM … Read the full press release

Siemens Unveils Groundbreaking Circuit Breaker with Biomass-Balanced Plastics

(IN BRIEF) Siemens Smart Infrastructure and BASF have partnered to introduce a groundbreaking innovation in electrical safety products, unveiling the first circuit breaker to incorporate components made from biomass-balanced plastics. The SIRIUS 3RV2 circuit breaker utilizes materials derived from renewable … Read the full press release

Shell plc Announces Dividend Payments for Q1 2024

(IN BRIEF) Shell plc’s Board unveiled today the equivalent dividend payments for the first quarter 2024 interim dividend, originally announced on May 2, 2024, at US$0.344 per ordinary share. Shareholders were granted the option to receive dividends in US dollars, … Read the full press release

Unlocking the Potential: DNV Highlights Industry Collaboration for UK Energy Digital Twins

(IN BRIEF) DNV’s latest research report underscores the critical role of collaboration and trust in harnessing digital twins to drive the UK’s energy transition. Titled Connected Digital Twin Insights: Rising to the Challenge across the UK Energy Sector and Beyond, … Read the full press release