Winter is coming – EPBD may raise comfort & saving
20.10.2017 Amendment on individual room temperature control in energy efficiency of buildings directive accepted in Parliament report.
Industrial valves manufacturers are again making an impact in their key markets
27.09.2017 Exports to China and the United States are picking up again. Better framework conditions than in 2016. Risk factors remain. The German Valve Manufacturers Association anticipates a moderate increase in turnover of 2 to 3 per cent.
Building valves manufacturers: it’s all happening outside of Europe
27.09.2017 All quiet on the eurozone front. Good framework conditions in spite of some risk factors. The German Valve Manufacturers Association anticipates a moderate increase in turnover of 3 per cent.
IFAT 2018 – May brings all things new
18.09.2017 The world’s leading trade fair IFAT 2018 takes place from 14-18 May in Munich. The VDMA will be represented there.
High vertical integration contributes to sustainability
02.03.2017 Valve manufacturer Mankenberg views itself in a tradition of responsibility.
Interview with Rolf Kummer, managing director of Armaturenfabrik Franz Schneider about his sustainability strategy as an employer and entrepreneur.
Herose fits ships' engines with valves suitable for LNG.
A radical overhaul of Europe’s chaotic energy policy is required in order to prevent the lights going out in Europe and to achieve climate targets. USD 2 trillion needs to be invested by 2035 in order to make energy greener and cleaner, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) in a special report published at the start of June.
Over fifty years ago, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, chose “World Milk Day” (01 June) as an awareness day to promote the consumption of milk. Milk is regarded as a healthy staple food in many regions of the world, but only as long as it is clean.
IFAT 2014, the world’s leading trade fair for the management of water, wastewater, waste and raw materials, took place in Munich from 5 to 9 May. A number of companies in the mechanical and plant engineering sector presented sustainable products and technologies that can be used to conserve resources and protect the environment.
Efficiency, safety, hygiene: WELL – The water efficiency label provides information about the properties of sanitary valves, showers and toilet flushing systems.
In public and semi-public areas, the hygienic operation of drinking water systems constitutes a particular challenge. At the same time, it is important to avoid wasting water.