Remus to build a new production facility in Sanski Most
The Austrian company Remus announced it was building a new manufacturing facility in Sanski Most, a city in northwestern Bosnia and Herzegovina. Remus is one of the largest global producers of exhaust pipes for the automotive industry. Currently the company’s personnel numbers 150 people. The new investment is aimed at doubling the company’s production and will result in hiring 130 more workers, the company said. ... more
Diltech held the third edition of Plastforum
The third edition of Plastforum, the event organized by Diltech in the field of plastics processing, took place on June 24th-25th 2017 in Plovdiv. A number of well-known manufacturers such as KraussMaffei IMM, KraussMaffei Berstorff, MotanColortronic, ONI, Regloplas and Maplan presented their latest solutions at the forum. ... more
MEP Teknik to exhibit at ITF Plovdiv 2017
MEP Teknik will take part for a consecutive year in the upcoming edition of the International Technical Fair, which will take place between September 25 - 30 2017 in Plovdiv, informs the company. ... more
The Macedonian industry discussed the proposed regulation for industrial emissions
The Metallurgy Association in Macedonia organized a meeting in the country’s Economic Chamber which brought together representatives of the industry. ... more
SOL Group implemented a hydropower project worth 1,3 million euro
The Italian company SOL Group invested 1,3 million euro in the construction of a small hydropower plant in the village of Bijelo Bucje, near municipality Teslic in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... more
Saudi- Egyptian Al Aboud Holding acquires Burdur solar plant in Turkey
The Saudi and Egyptian Al Aboud Holding Company will be the new owner of the Turkey-based 6.6 MW Burdur Solar Plant of Tekno Ray Solar, a JV between Italy’s Enerray SPA and Turkey’s Tekno Group of Companies. ... more
Textile sector with new opportunities for collaboration between Albanian and Dutch businesses
A workshop named "Opportunities for cooperation between Albania and the Netherlands in the textile and footwear industry" was held in Tirana. The seminar was organized with the support of the Dutch Embassy in Tirana, in cooperation with CSR Netherlands, MVO Nederland and AIDA, as the main Albanian partner in this project. ... more
The 40th World Congress of Vine and Wine was held in Sofia
The 40th anniversary edition of the World Congress of Vine and Wine was held on May 29 – June 2 this year in Sofia, Bulgaria. Over 1000 delegates from all over the world had the opportunity to learn more about Bulgarian wines at the Hotel Marinela, EFE Hall. The forum gathered over 1000 representatives from member states of the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV). ... more
BAT acquires leading brands from Bulgaria’s Bulgartabac
British American Tobacco (BAT) has reported the signing of an agreement with Bulgarian cigarette maker Bulgartabac, within which BAT is to acquire some of its leading cigarette brands in a deal worth more than EUR 100 million. The deal is subject of anti-trust approvals and is expected to be concluded by the end of June this year, the company said in a statement. ... more
Two Belgian companies confirmed interest in investing in Macedonia
The CEO of the Agency for Foreign Investments and Export Promotion of the Republic of Macedonia Visar Fida had an official visit to Belgium recently. ... more
Sremska Mlekara buys DIB Bujanovac for cigarette production in southern Serbia
Sremska Mlekara bought 57,93% of the capital of Duvanska Industrija Bujanovac (DIB), as announced by the Serbian Ministry of Economy. According to Sremska Mlekara’s director Rade Basta, the idea is for DIB to be revived and for cigarette production to start again in Serbia’s southernmost area. ... more
Sephora acquires the Turkish company Tekin Acar Cosmetics
The French multinational luxury goods conglomerate Sephora is about to acquire the Turkish major cosmetics retailer Tekin Acar Cosmetics. The deal is currently subject to approval by the Turkish Competition Authority, but upon approval 19 stores, including the flagship ones in Istanbul and Ankara, will be acquired by the French cosmetics compay. ... more
Slovenian glue maker Mitol acquired by Belgium’s  Soudal Holding
Sezana-based adhesives producer Mitol has been acquired by Belgium’s Soudal Holding. The Slovenian company expects to benefit from synergies while keeping all its business segments and trademarks. “With the arrival of a strategic owner with a clear vision, Mitol will further strengthen its development, sales and long-term stability,” said director Marjan Mateta, who will remain at the helm of Mitol. ... more
Planinka opened a new Prolom water bottling line
Kursumlija-based Planinka opened a new modern line for bottling in its factory for bottling Prolom voda. As company director Radovan Raicevic announced EUR 2,5 million was invested in the line with capacity of 13 200 units per hour. ... more
Kale Group and Rolls Royce will produce engines for Turkish fighter jet
The British automotive and aviation company Rolls Royce and one of Turkey’s prominent defense contractors - Kale Group, have established a joint venture with ownership as follows: 51% for Kale Group and 49% for Rolls Royce. The joint venture company will operate under the name TAEC Aircraft Engine Industry Corporation and will produce jet engines for both military and civilian purposes, with intellectual property rights to the engines remaining in Turkey. ... more

LATEST issue 3/2019

issue 3-2019


Zero-Drift Amplifiers Offer Superior Precision at the Cost of Time Domain Performance

Zero-Drift Amplifiers Offer Superior Precision at the Cost of Time Domain Performance

Zero-drift amplifiers, meaning amplifiers that implement a continuously self-correcting architecture, have received a lot of fanfare due to the high level of DC precision that they enable ... more
Passive Matrix OLEDs

Passive Matrix OLEDs

For some time now, passive matrix OLED (PMOLED) displays have also been hugely popular, for example in the industrial sector. Vibrant colors, unique contrasts, and high resolutions as well as ... more
Security is changing in the IoT era

Security is changing in the IoT era

With the rapidly accelerating growth of IoT endpoints and increased concerns around security breaches, design engineers are looking for solutions that help reduce power consumption while adding robust security. Enter Microchip, manufacturer of microcontroller, memory and semiconductor devices, ... more