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Australian technology showcased for first time at Cenex-LCV as Tritium presents its new High Power Charging solution

Australian technology showcased for first time at Cenex-LCV as Tritium presents its new High Power Charging solution. (Image courtesy Tritium, PR008)Amsterdam, the Netherlands 6 August 2018: Tritium, a leading specialist in DC charging infrastructure solutions for electric vehicles (EV), will be exhibiting at Cenex-LCV to showcase its unique HPC system, a scalable, flexible system for commercial operators, capable of charging an electric vehicle up to 475kW.

Clariant expands partnership with Lintech International LLC in the United States 

ClariantCharlotte, July 18, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Lintech International, LLC to solely distribute its pigments for the plastics, coating and printing ink markets across the entire United States of America, effective August 1, 2018. The product portfolio of Clariant’s Business Unit Pigments includes organic pigments, organic dyes and pigment dispersions.

New M12 cable assemblies from TE Connectivity enable rapid implementation of high-speed data networks

New M12 cable assemblies from TE Connectivity enable rapid implementation of high-speed data networks. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR229)DARMSTADT, Germany – July 16, 2018 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has extended its modular twisted pair cable assembly offering with new M12 cable assemblies. Conforming to EN45545 HL3 with fire and smoke characteristics, TE’s M12 cable assemblies are suitable for public transportation and other heavy industrial applications. Their rugged design enables them to withstand the vibrations experienced in trains and other demanding environments.

World’s first high-power chargers from Tritium go into operation for IONITY in Germany

World’s first high-power chargers from Tritium go into operation for IONITY in Germany. 
(Image courtesy Tritium, PR005)Amsterdam, the Netherlands 2 July 2018: The first 12 high-power chargers (HPC) from Tritium, the leading international specialist in DC charging infrastructure solutions for the electric vehicle (EV) market, have been put into operation at the Tank & Rast rest stops at Brohltal Ost and West either side of the A61 highway in Germany. These 12 charging stations form part of a planned pan-European network of around 400 HPC stations for IONITY that will ensure EV drivers can always find a charging station within the next 120 km.

Beaulieu International Group reduces CO2 emissions by 300 tonnes thanks to its sustainable container transport programme

Sustainable container transport passing through the River Terminal Wielsbeke, B.I.G.’s global inland hub to the rest of the world. 
(Photo: © POM West-Vlaanderen)Waregem, Belgium – June 21, 2018 – Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.) today announced the results of its global multimodal logistics platform which uses waterway transport to reduce its dependency on truck transport. This successful programme reduced the company’s container transport-related CO2 emissions by 36% in 2017 and is scheduled to achieve a further 55% reduction in the coming years.

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China 

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China. 
(Photo: Clariant)Shanghai, June 21, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), today conducted a groundbreaking ceremony in Cangzhou (China), just over 200 km south of Beijing. The ceremony marked the start of the construction of a world-class production facility for stabilizers for plastics and textiles that will form the heart of the joint venture between both parties. The event was marked by a special event with representatives from both companies, as well as local officials.

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