MAZeT Prepares Certification of Its Process Organization according to Medical Standard 13485
Imagebox (Zeiss) with customized MAZeT computer Development and Production of Medical Electronics Are Increasingly Becoming a Focal Point The development and production of electronics for medical equipment is becoming increasingly important in the market orientation of MAZeT GmbH – development and production service provider for embedded computing solutions and optoelectronics located in the city of Jena – and, consequently, in its sales, too. In order to meet customer demands, MAZeT is regularly and increasingly required to depict partial processes conforming to the DIN EN ISO 13485 standard in projects for developing and producing modules or ASICs for medical equipment. Uwe Berghäuser, Sales Manager at MAZeT GmbH, explains: „Our customers in medical electronics expect MAZeT to support them in complying with legal provisions and standards and that we also assume documented responsibility for the services provided.“ The decision taken as a result of the past development of business to orient part ...
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MAZeT on Two-Figure Growth Course for Second Year in a Row
Workstation Positioning as EMS Provider with Core Competences in Development and Production Logistics Following a successful 2010, MAZeT – development and production service provider for embedded computing solutions and optoelectronics located in the city of Jena – has been able to increase its number of received orders, sales and revenue in 2011. The MAZeT Executive Board expects that 2011 will be the most successful year in the 20-year history of the company. The positive trend in orders received resulted in a quicker-than-expected return to the level of 2007/2008 at MAZeT in 2011 and will probably surpass that level by the end of the current year. The concentration on customized embedded computing solutions in the market segments of industrial electronics and medical electronics, as well as wide-ranging development expertise in ASIC development all the way to embedded computing modules, distinguishes MAZeT as an EMS provider with core competences in development and ...
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Renewable Energy — the ‚DNA‘ of Sustainable Tourism
Max Haberstroh, International Consultant on Sustainable Tourism Presentation at the 2011 World Travel Market (WTM, London), as part of the IIPT Panel (International Institute for Peace through Tourism, www.iipt.org) on „Meeting the Challenges of Climate Change“ Natural disasters have become a constant challenge to modern civilization. However, is it all about CO2 and green house gas emissions? People“s health is at stake, when smog is in the air. Diminishing rain forests give way to desertification, fossil energy calamities have become rampant, and nuclear energy has lost its ambiguous innocence since Chernobyl and Fukushima, at the latest. Add to that an almost pandemic spread of garbage, and you“ll have a threatened civilization, whose dangerous energy sources are running short and whose lifestyle should do what our climate indicates: change. Max Haberstroh (international consultant to Destination Management Organizations in Eastern Europe, Southeast and Central Asia, Latin America, Africa and Middle East) until ...
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DEGERenergie supports research and study project of Lakeland College in Canada with MLD systems
World market leader in solar tracking systems with more than 45,000 installed systems: DEGERenergie. Horb a.N., Germany / Vermilion, AB, November 17, 2011. With its Maximum Light Detection (MLD) solar tracking systems, DEGERenergie supports the Lakeland College in Vermilion, Alberta. The college is integrated into a research and study program of the NSERC, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Last year, students and teachers of the college successfully took part in a competition held by the NSERC. Their reward: 2.3 million Canadian dollars, money they can now use for their research and work study. The research funds are to be utilized to raise young scientists“ awareness of renewable energies and sustainable innovations and to provide them with more research possibilities and information options. Within the context of its work project, the college has demonstrated interest in DEGERenergie“s MLD technology, which is held in high esteem in Canada. ...
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aycan and Chimaera Announce New Software Tool for Multi-Modal Image Fusion
aycan and Chimaera announce partnership Chimaera“s easy to use FusionSync? integrated into aycan“s OsiriX PRO improves diagnostic workflow Wuerzburg, Germany, November 17th, 2011. aycan Digitalsysteme GmbH, a recognized worldwide leader in medical imaging, and Chimaera GmbH, a producer of leading-edge medical imaging software, today announced their partnership to market a new software tool for more efficient handling and diagnosis of multi-modal and follow-up medical data. Today, diagnosis, based on follow-up image series, is often a time-consuming task due to missing data alignment and the need for manual adaptions of viewing settings. To address this issue, aycan has paired its aycan workstation OsiriX PRO, an advanced image-processing tool and DICOM PACS workstation, with Chimaera“s FusionSync, a hardware-accelerated automatic image-registration algorithm. Seamlessly integrated in OsiriX PRO, FusionSync“s fast, reliable and automatic-rigid image fusion allows users to easily view multi-modal and follow-up series together for more efficient diagnoses. Users just drag and drop ...
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Unbeatable measurement accuracy „Made in Germany“ – The MULTIPOND Weighing Technology Plc
MULTIPOND Weighing Technology and multihead weigher systems for the packaging industry MULTIPOND Weighing Technology and multihead weigher systems for the packaging industry What customers rely on in stores presents manufacturers of packaged goods with the important challenge: How to ensure packages contain exactly the amount stated on the label. In these times of mass production, automation is also key in the field of weighing technology. More and more traders of automatic weighing systems are entering the market; it is getting harder and harder for companies in the packing industry to decide which machine is right for them.. The essence [or „be-all and end-all“ if you want to use an idiom] of scales is their measurement accuracy. In this respect, the MULTIPOND weighing system defeats competing products on all fronts: On average they are 0.5g more precise. This may sound like an insignificantly small improvement but, taking into account product prices ...
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International focus and SAP expertise decisive – Möller Horcher wins Red Commerce contract
SAP recruiter Red Commerce“s PR budget goes to Möller Horcher PR Möller Horcher Public Relations GmbH, an Offenbach-based agency specialised in business-to-business communication for IT and high-tech companies (www.moeller-horcher.de), has acquired a new customer: Red Commerce GmbH http://www.moeller-horcher.de/en/agency/news/press-releases/en-eigenmeldungen-singleansicht/article/internationalitaet-und-sap-expertise-entscheiden-moeller-horcher-gewinnt-red-commerce.html, the German subsidiary of Red Commerce Ltd. (www.redcommerce.com), a British company. Since it was established in the year 2000, the global provider of SAP professionals Red Commerce has built a network of approximately 210,000 SAP experts in more than 80 countries. To promote the growth of Red Commerce in the German-speaking countries and improve visibility in key press, the recruiting specialist was looking for a PR agency with a solid understanding of B2B communication http://www.moeller-horcher.de/en/agency/range-of-services/press-relations.html and international connections. The corresponding communication measures at Möller Horcher will be managed by PR consultant Marco Niecke. Graeme Fraser, Head of Marketing at Red Commerce, explains the reasons behind the decision to choose the Offenbach agency ...

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13th Asphalt and Bitumen Colloquium: Pulverized lignite is a low-cost fuel for the asphalt industry
Rheinbraun Brennstoff GmbH presents innovative energy solutions at the „13th Asphalt and Bitumen Colloquium“ in Slovenia Cologne. – At the „13th Asphalt and Bitumen Colloquium“ that will take place in Bled, Slovenia, on 24/25 November 2011, Rheinbraun Brennstoff GmbH (RBB) will present innovative energy concepts based on the use of pulverized lignite. RBB intends to expand international sales and acquire customers in Slovenia. In the German asphalt industry, pulverized lignite has proven its reliability in more than 20 years of use, and today it is used in some 60 percent of all plants. The decisive advantages for the customers are long-term supply contracts that lead to a high degree of planning certainty and energy costs that are not tied to the volatile prices for petroleum products on the global market. „Not only is pulverized lignite much cheaper than fuel oil,“ says Dipl.-Ing. Richard Dietze, responsible Head of Sales at RBB, ...

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Asphalt Pavements Conference 2011: Pulverized lignite is a low-cost fuel for the asphalt industry
Rheinbraun Brennstoff GmbH presents innovative energy solutions at the conference in ?eské Bud?jovice Cologne. – At the Asphalt Pavements Conference 2011 that will take place in ?eské Bud?jovice, Czech Republic, on 22/23 November 2011, Rheinbraun Brennstoff GmbH (RBB) will present innovative energy concepts based on the use of pulverized lignite. RBB intends to expand international sales and acquire customers in the Czech Republic. In the German asphalt industry, pulverized lignite has proven its reliability in more than 20 years of use, and today it is used in some 60 percent of all plants. The decisive advantages for the customers are long-term supply contracts that lead to a high degree of planning certainty and energy costs that are not tied to the volatile prices for petroleum products on the global market. „Not only is pulverized lignite much cheaper than fuel oil,“ says Dipl.-Ing. Richard Dietze, responsible Head of Sales at RBB, ...

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Purchases of 4C Compliant Coffee more than doubled in one year
Bonn, 16th November 2011. Purchases of 4C Compliant Coffee grew significantly in coffee year 2010/11, reaching 810,291 bags (approx. 48,000 tonnes), or more than double the previous period. Since 4C Compliant Coffee was first traded four years ago, purchases have been growing steadily and 4C Membership has increased from 37 to 160 members today. This growth is driven by an increasing number of 4C Members who are including 4C Compliant Coffee into their purchasing plans. For instance, 4C Member Nestlé S.A. announced in August 2010 the launch of the NESCAFÉ Plan, an ambitious sustainability program in partnership with the 4C Association and the Rainforest Alliance. „Since the NESCAFE PLAN launch, NESCAFE/Nestlé together with its partners has helped consolidate the 4C Association. Nestlé is also committed to helping improve the Association“s capacity to deliver on the very ambitious commitments we have made to significantly increase our 4C Compliant Coffee volumes“, stated ...
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e-Spirit included in the Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management
FirstSpirit CMS offers convincing usability, interoperability and integration of enterprise portals DORTMUND, Germany and BOSTON, MA, November 15, 2011 – Thanks to continuous positive development in recent years, e-Spirit (www.e-Spirit.com) is now listed in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management. International ambitions confirmed With its most recent developments such as the FirstSpirit AppCenter for easy integration of virtually any web application in the CMS and its integration solutions for enterprise portals such as SAP NetWeaver, IBM WebSphere, Microsoft SharePoint and Liferay, e-Spirit offers companies unique options for efficiently implementing their web strategies and a fast return-on-investment. „The inclusion of e-Spirit in the Magic Quadrant not only confirms our product strategy, but also encourages us in our international expansion course,“ says Robert Bredlau, COO North America of e-Spirit Inc. „With the formation of our U.S, subsidiary, we are now much closer to our clients in North America. We are ...

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First App of its kind worldwide: NOCOLOK® Flux brings aluminium brazing know-how to your mobile phone
The innovative producer of NOCOLOK® Flux brazing flux, and world market leader Solvay Fluor, now bundles all the information on aluminium brazing in a smartphone App. The new NOCOLOK® Flux-App puts all the information you need for your day-to-day business right where you need it – at your fingertips. This is another logical move in Solvay Fluor“s strategy of providing a full service on all aspects of aluminium brazing. The App boasts a detailed product overview of all NOCOLOK® fluxes and ancillary products, as well as their physical properties and GHS classifications. From brazing, soldering, powder and paint flux coating to perfect corrosion protection: the App lists the packaging units, together with their weights, dimensions and a picture to simplify the selection of the required product. But the real highlights of the application are the two calculators – which really help your day-to-day routines: the „Flux Slurry Calculator“ calculates the ...

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Australia strongly accelerates the energy turnaround – DEGERenergie MLD systems gain significance
World market leader in solar tracking systems with more than 45,000 installed systems: DEGERenergie. Clean Energy Future bill is passed by the Senate Horb a.N., Germany / Australia, November 15, 2011. The Australian government is planning to reduce the country“s CO2 emissions by a minimum of 160 million tons by 2020 – this decision was made in early November. As a consequence of the legally stipulated shift towards renewable energies, DEGERenergie is expecting a major surge in demand for its MLD tracking systems on the Australian market. In early November, DEGERenergie has put its production facility in the Australian state of Victoria into operation. To make these ambitious CO2 reductions possible, the Australian government will take two very effective actions: First, a carbon tax is to be introduced in July next year and second, ten billion Australian Dollars will be invested to support companies and projects committed to „green“ technologies. ...
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Nine-month results for 2011: DIC Asset AG exactly within the target range
– Vacancy reduction is proceeding, year-end target of vacancy rate reduction to around 13 per cent will be realised – FFO with EUR 29.8 million well on track, target 2011 confirmed – Profit for the period of EUR 8.1 million according to plan – With acquisitions in excess of EUR 280 million, DIC Asset AG has already fulfilled its full-year target Frankfurt, 15 November 2011 – DIC Asset AG (German Securities ID 509840 / ISIN DE0005098404) today presented its interim report for the first nine months of the 2011 financial year. The Company once again generated very stable results, on the basis of the significantly smaller portfolio volume (as a result of sales, and the contribution of properties to the investment fund in 2010). For the full year 2011, the Company is expecting to achieve all of the objectives set out at the beginning of the year. Detailed review of ...
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Pumacy and Induct Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Cloud-Based Open Innovation Management Software
Pumacy has entered into a strategic partnership with Induct to deliver open innovation solutions of the Norwegian-based company Induct Software AS as the premier vendor in the German-speaking market. Berlin, 14 November 2011 – Pumacy Technologies AG is now the premier strategic partner of Induct Software AS to deliver the Induct end-to-end open innovation solution to customers in the German-speaking market (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland). Induct is a Norwegian-based company with offices in Boston (U.S.), China, India, and Brazil. The Open Innovation concept is marked by the openness of innovation processes and the active and strategic use of information that is available from external sources, e.g. customers, suppliers, vendors, distributors, manufacturers, resellers, researchers, and partners. „Induct is a leader in Web-based innovation management systems that promote open innovation. The Induct cloud solution fits perfectly into our product philosophy and allows Pumacy to offer open innovation as Sofware-as-a-Service, and to provide ...
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