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ÅF in Finland and Estonia to provide advisor services to Jordan

Dec 16, 2014 09:37 GMT ÅF ÅF has signed an agreement for Lenders’ Technical Advisor Services for development of a greenfield oil shale fired mine mouth power plant and adjacent mine in Jordan.

"The Nativity" - Marcel Schreur's contemporary design to be sent to 58 countries this Christmas.

Dec 10, 2014 10:31 GMT Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur,the original Dutch artist,was asked to share the design of his oil painting with the European Baptist Fedaration for their annual Christmas card.The card is destined to over 58 countries in Europe,the Middle East and Eurasia."I must admit that I felt a little proud to be chosen by this huge organisation.A beautiful link between contemporary art and this ancient Christian festivity."

ÅF-project wins "Major Tunneling Project Award 2014”

Dec 09, 2014 15:37 GMT ÅF ÅF is proud to announce that the 900 MW Nant de Drance Pumped Storage Power Plant Project is this year’s winner of the "Major Tunneling Project Award".

​Swedish Armed Forces investing in Eco Showers

Dec 08, 2014 16:09 GMT ORBITAL SYSTEMS The Swedish Armed Forces have invested in ORBITAL SYSTEMS’ extremely water- and energy efficient showers.

Industry 4.0: Multi-touchscreen assistant for ease of operation

Nov 21, 2014 16:21 GMT Phoenix Contact UK One part of the Industry 4.0 demonstrator presented by Phoenix Contact at SPS IPC drives in Hall 9, booth 310 is a manual workstation. At this station, the labels for terminal blocks are automatically printed and then attached to the terminals by hand.

Grasping the potential of graphene

Nov 20, 2014 16:46 GMT Innovate UK A 2-dimensional form of carbon just one atom thick, graphene has many extraordinary properties – strength, conductivity and transmission of light to name a few. The potential applications could turn today’s market (worth about £25 million) into one worth billions of pounds a year.

Industry 4.0: Integrated engineering based on AutomationML and eCl@ss

Nov 20, 2014 16:18 GMT Phoenix Contact UK The Industry 4.0 demonstrator will play a key role during the trade fair appearance of Phoenix Contact at SPS IPCdrives 2014. This machine illustrates how some aspects of the Industry 4.0 future project can be implemented based on the example of automated control cabinet construction.

Scandic winner of Project ICARUS Travel Supplier Outstanding Achievement Award

Nov 19, 2014 14:11 GMT Scandic Hotels We are happy to announce that we have won yet another award, the Project ICARUS Award, for responsible business practices.

Moving from IT-powered automation to Industry 4.0

Nov 19, 2014 11:02 GMT Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact regards Industry 4.0 as a model for the future development of industrial production systems. Therefore, the company is concentrating its activities on digital item description, secure communications, as well as intelligent and independent control of machinery and equipment in combination with easy installation and usability.

Increasing wastewater treatment capacity

Nov 17, 2014 12:17 GMT ÅF In order to meet Stockholm's population growth, Stockholm Vatten is making a major investment to increase its wastewater treatment capacity.