Belden Valve Connectors Help Industries Increase Productivity

Belden Valve Connectors help industries increase productivity. 
(Photo: Belden, PR394) St. Louis, Missouri - July 2, 2015 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is building on its knowledge of valve connectors with the newly developed Hirschmann GDM-Series Valve Connectors. The new connectors enable a wide range of automation components to be reliably powered and connected to the data network, which increases the overall productivity of machines and systems. The connection technology comes from Hirschmann’s tried-and-tested GDML-series.

Verleihung des Richard-Hirschmann-Preises hat in diesem Jahr erneut bei Belden stattgefunden

Verleihung des Richard-Hirschmann-Preises hat in diesem Jahr erneut bei Belden stattgefunden. 
(Foto: Belden, PR393)Neckartenzlingen - 2. Juli 2015 - Belden Inc., ein weltweit führender Anbieter von Signalübertragungslösungen für unternehmenskritische Anwendungen, hat in diesem Jahr erneut die Verleihung des Richard-Hirschmann-Preises ausgerichtet. Auf der Veranstaltung, die am 1. Juli 2015 am Standort Neckartenzlingen stattfand und von Wolfgang Schenk, Vice President Sales und Marketing EMEA moderiert wurde, erhielten Lotte Rathgeber, Hannes Funk, Andreas Loecklin und Johannes Pfeiffer jeweils eine Urkunde sowie einen Scheck über 1.200 €. Ihre herausragenden Leistungen auf dem Gebiet der Nachrichten- und Informationstechnik wurden in Reden gewürdigt, die Prof. Dr. Jan Hesselbarth, Vorsitzender des Stiftungsrates der Richard-Hirschmann-Stiftung, Johannes Dietrich Mayer, Enkel Richard Hirschmanns, Dr. Thomas Schöpf, Leiter Forschung und Entwicklung der Belden Deutschland GmbH, und Dr. Oliver Kleinberg, Leiter Vorentwicklung der Belden-Marke Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH, hielten. Zu den Gästen der Veranstaltung zählten unter anderem Christoph Gusenleitner, President „Industrial Connectivity“, sowie die Geschäftsführer von Hirschmann Automation and Control und Belden Deutschland, Johannes Pfeffer und Axel Vornhagen.

Wuxi XinDeBao Selects Moog’s Test Solution for Automobile Component Testing

Moog Hydraulic Simulation Table 100 kg in Wuxi XinDeBao, China. 
(Photo Moog, MGPR1505)East Aurora, NY, USA, July 2, 2015 - Wuxi XinDeBao has recently completed a successful flex coupling durability test program with a new simulation table specifically designed by Moog to handle smaller payloads of up to 100 kg. The Hydraulic Simulation Table 100 kg, (H-ST-100), is a new addition to Moog Simulation Table solutions, designed to meet XinDeBao’s specifications for the testing of automobile exhaust pipes. It is also capable of performing durability evaluations of other small vehicle components. The Moog Simulation Table is available in electric or hydraulic versions depending on the performance required.

DSM Engineering Plastics announces leadership change

Roeland Polet has been named Business Group Director DSM Engineering Plastics. (Photo: DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMPR462)Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today announced Roeland Polet has been named Business Group Director DSM Engineering Plastics, succeeding Roelof Westerbeek.

Clariant completes the acquisition of Companhia Brasileira de Bentonita

1,000 + needs, shaped up into a single solution: BENTONITE. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, July 2, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced that it has closed the aquisition of the remaining 50% shares of Companhia Brasileira de Bentonita (CBB) from Geosol, a global company in analytical services for mineral exploration, on 1st July 2015. Financial details of the acquisition are not being disclosed.

Guardian Europe moves to new HQ in Bertrange, Luxembourg

Guardian Europe moves to new HQ in Bertrange, Luxembourg. (Photo Guardian Industries Corp., GRDPR002) July 1, 2015, Luxembourg – Guardian Industries’ Glass Group in Europe, a leading manufacturer of high-quality commercial, residential, interior and automotive glass products, has opened a new headquarters office in Bertrange, Luxembourg. Approximately 120 personnel have relocated from their current offices at the company’s production site in Dudelange, Luxembourg.

AVERY DENNISON® 2015 ‘WRAP LIKE A KING’ CHALLENGE OPENS

Avery Dennison® 2015 ‘Wrap Like a King’ challenge opens.
(Photos: Avery Dennison, PR303)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands - July 1, 2015 - Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions is announcing the 2015 “Wrap Like a King” Challenge, running from 1 July to 30 September. Vehicle wrap installers from 42 countries around the globe can now submit commercial or colour-change wrap projects, to be judged by a panel of industry experts. The first 25 submissions in the Challenge will receive a special entry prize.

ARCHROMA SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES USD 515 MILLION CREDIT FACILITIES OFFERING

ArchromaReinach, 1 July 2015 – Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals for the textile, paper and emulsions sectors, announced today that it entered into a senior secured credit agreement that provides for credit facilities totaling approximately USD 515 million.

ARCHROMA COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF BASF TEXTILE CHEMICALS BUSINESS

From left to right: Aaron Davenport, Managing Director of SK Capital Partners Christian Fischer, President of BASF’s Performance Chemicals division. (Photo: Archroma)Reinach, 1 July 2015 – Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals for the textile, paper and emulsions sectors, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of BASF’s global* textile chemicals business. The acquisition further solidifies Archroma’s position as a clear industry leader in supplying chemicals and dyes to the global textile industry. Archroma is a portfolio company of US-based private investment firm SK Capital Partners.

DSM DYNEEMA TO APPEAL AGAINST ITALIAN PATENT RULING

DSM DyneemaThe Netherlands, 25 June 2015 - DSM has announced that it will appeal against a ruling by a judge in the Court of Milan that one of its Patents is not valid. The court case, which dates back to 2009, was brought by DSM against EOS, a distributor based in Italy and Zhong Fang (also known as Beijing Tongyizhong), a Chinese based manufacturer of UHMWPE fibers. The allegation against both companies was that their fiber, mainly intended for use in rope applications, has infringed DSM’s patent number EP1126052.

Clariant appoints Allen Ferguson to lead the Oil Services Business in Canada

Allen Ferguson, Clariant Oil Services Manager, Canada. (Photo: Clariant)Houston, TX, June 25, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, announced today the appointment of Allen “Al” Ferguson as Clariant Oil Services Manager, Canada. Mr. Ferguson’s impressive background will help serve Clariant’s customers in the production of the worlds’ most difficult oil through Clariant’s specialized application services and best-in-class chemical programs.

DSM launches a campaign to pay tribute to scientists who are helping to change the world for the better

DSM launches a campaign to pay tribute to scientists who are helping to change the world for the better.
(Photo: DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMPR461)DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has announced the launch of a new campaign entitled Science Can Change The World, designed to shine the spotlight on the unsung heroes of our time: the scientists who are helping to change the world for the better. The campaign kicks off with a video celebrating four visionary scientists with the strength and persistence to, come what may, pursue their dreams and drives home the message that science can play a pivotal role in creating solutions to societal challenges.

Clariant highlights its cutting-edge and sustainable color solutions for the coatings industry

ClariantMumbai, June 24, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals highlighted its specialized range of innovative and sustainable pigments and pigment preparations, at the biennial conference of the Indian Paint & Coating Association (IPCA). At the conference held in June 2015, Clariant emphasized on its pigment preparations that offer low volatile organic compounds (LVOC) attributes, infrared (IR)-reflective properties and super-transparent colorant solutions, thereby reinforcing its commitment to cater to the unmet needs in the paints & coatings industry in India.

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