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BUSINESS

Knauf Group to invest over EUR 200 million in Romania
The German group`s investment in the local market will materialize through the development of two production units in Cluj and Mures counties, for plasterboard and metal profiles and for insulation ... more

MTU opens new MRO facility in Serbia
The site in Nova Pazova will become a vital part of the global MTU Maintenance network and is set up for the repair of engine parts ... more

Romanian small businesses receive EUR 50 million support
The credit line will help expand lease financing to private businesses in Romania, encouraging them to invest in high performance standards, technologies and services, enabling them to become more competitive ... more

EBRD invests EUR 60 million in sustainability bond in Croatia
RBA will invest the proceeds of the issue in Croatian projects that would be eligible under the EBRD’s Green Economy Transition (GET) approach ... more

NEWS

Magna Celebrates Grand Opening of New Facility in North Macedonia
Covering an area of approximately 17 000 square meters, the facility has started operations earlier this year with more than 300 employees and expects to hire up to 1000 employees ... more
Mercedes-Benz Romanian unit to invest 9-digit sum in electric drive factory
The 30 000 m2 production facility will be housed on the current site of the Star Assembly factory, in the central Romanian city of Sebes ... more
Linden Energy books firm capacity in Greece-Bulgaria link
The move comes after the US company in August completed its agreed acquisition of 50% of privately-held Bulgarian natural gas supplier Overgas Inc. ... more
PepsiCo invests USD 100 million in Romanian facility
Construction on the Popesti-Leordeni facility is expected to be completed in 2024 and will double the plant’s current production capacity ... more
CE Oltenia and Alro to invest EUR 108,5 million in 850 MW gas-fired power plant
CE Oltenia will contribute EUR 65 million, giving it a 59,9 per cent stake; Alro will contribute EUR 43,5 million for a 40,1 per cent stake ... more
ARC Automotive and Yanfeng launch EUR 30 million joint factory in North Macedonia
The new factory, YFA Automotive, is located in the Technological Industrial Development Zone TIDZ Skopje 1 and will create 100 jobs ... more

TECHNICAL ARTICLES

Renewable energy market in SEE
Despite having an installed hydropower capacity of more than 22 GW, the region still has the largest remaining unexploited hydropower potential in Europe, as its river catchments have remained largely ... more

Chemical production in Croatia
Chemicals and pharmaceuticals, together with plastics and rubber processing are an integral part of the Croatian economy ... more

Pulp and paper industry in Romania
The paper manufacturing market in Romania is characterized by the presence of diverse international and regional manufacturers. However, as international players have already established their footprint in the market, regional ... more

Reducing size, noise, and field failures of transportation APUs - designers are finally able to extract disruptive system-level benefits of SiC technology
APU performance and reability can also be optimized using digital programmable gate drivers that enable overshoot voltage and switching losses to be fine-tuned on the fly ... more

TOP INTERVIEWS

Automotive Cluster Bulgaria, Lyubomir Stanislavov: The automotive sector has established Bulgaria`s place on the European high-tech industrial map

Automotive Cluster Bulgaria, Lyubomir Stanislavov: The automotive sector has established Bulgaria`s place on the European high-tech industrial map
In a special interview for the magazine arch. Stanislavov comments the current technology trends in the automotive sector and the role of Bulgaria-based electronic component manufacturers for the regional and ... more



COVER STORY

Automotive electronics manufacturing in Bulgaria

Automotive electronics manufacturing in Bulgaria
The production of automotive components is one of the fastest growing sectors of the Bulgarian economy in recent years. According to the Bulgarian Investment Agency, 80% of all sensors and ... more

EVENTS

Hannover Messe 2023 to show the way to a climate-neutral industry

Hannover Messe 2023 to show the way to a climate-neutral industry
Well-known research institutes such as Fraunhofer and Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) will sketch industrial solutions for the future and more than 300 startups from various technology fields will show ... more

TIMTOS to welcome buyers from around the world in March 2023

TIMTOS to welcome buyers from around the world in March 2023
The exhibition will feature intelligent machines, necessary components, and intelligent manufacturing solutions that will cover the entire metalworking production process ... more

TaipeiPLAS and ShoeTech Taipei 2022 attracted over 12 500 visitors

TaipeiPLAS and ShoeTech Taipei 2022 attracted over 12 500 visitors
Visitors from different industries included representatives of Hon Hai Precision, Delta, Hotai, Gogoro, MSI, Wistron, Feng Tay, MAKALOT, Compal, Foxlink, TAHSIN, Atunas, Pou Chen, YKK ... more

Lamiera 2023 to take place at fieramilano Rho from 10 to 13 May

Lamiera 2023 to take place at fieramilano Rho from 10 to 13 May
Besides sheet metal processing and sheet metal cutting machines, systems and equipment, tubes, sections, wires, metal structural work, presses, dies and moulds, the trade show will focus on 6 technological ... more
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