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Technology Expo Timisoara 2023

January 28, 2023
Technology Expo Timisoara is a leading technology event.
 
The latest trends, new products and services are presented at Technology Expo Timisoara in the following areas: 
 

 5G Technology and Internet of Things (IOT)
 Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing
 Automation & Sensor Technology
 Carbon-neutral Production
 Cloud & Infrastructure
 Compressed Air & Vacuum
 Digital Energy & Energy Efficiency
 Digital Platforms
 Drive Technology
 E-Mobility & Charging Infrastructure
 Engineering & Office-Software
 Fluid Power
 Future of Work
 Handling & Assembly
 Hydrogen & Fuel Cells
 Industrial Internet
 IT Consulting
 IT Security
 Lightweight Design
 Linear Technology
 Logistics Automation
 Logistics IT
 Material Handling
 Metal Parts, Components & Solutions
 Plastics & Innovative Materials
 Process Automation
 Research & Development
 Robotics
 Startups
 Trade & Invest

Continental and Ambarella partner on Assisted and Automated Driving Systems

January 13, 2023

At the beginning of 2023, technology company Continental and Ambarella, Inc., an edge AI semiconductor company, announced a strategic partnership. The two companies will jointly develop scalable, end-to-end hardware and software solutions based on artificial intelligence (AI), for assisted and automated driving (AD), on the way to autonomous mobility.

The partners are combining Continental's software and hardware expertise and broad portfolio of automotive system solutions with Ambarella's computer vision know-how, powerful SoCs and software modules.

Renault Group and PUNCH Torino sign a strategic partnership on low-emission diesel engines

January 13, 2023

Boulogne-Billancourt (France) and Turin (Italy), January 10, 2023 – Renault Group, and PUNCH Torino, a well-known center of excellence for propulsion systems and electronics, today announced the signature of a binding Memorandum of Understanding concerning their cooperation on Renault 4-cylinder diesel engines for light commercial vehicles.

Latest commodity prices: January 2023 (pdf)

January 09, 2023

Energy prices dropped 6.2% in December, led by crude oil (-10.7%). Non-energy prices gained 1.0%.

6-axis robots for injection molding open possibilities for manufacturers

December 20, 2022

Could robotics-led injection molding support the manufacture of medical devices? Here, Nigel Smith, CEO of industrial robot specialist TM Robotics, explains how advanced automation and robotics can help manufacturers produce medical innovations.

Latest commodity prices: December 2022

December 13, 2022

Energy prices dropped 4.5% in November, led by coal (-12.2%) and natural gas in Europe (-8.5%). Non-energy prices gained 0.7%.

Continental expands its Timisoara site with a 40 million EUR investment

November 18, 2022

Continental has announced the third expansion for its Timisoara plant since 2006, naming it a ‘Mega’ factory. German producer of solutions for the automotive industry Continental announced that it completed the expansion of the electronic components factory in western Romania, with an investment value of approximately EUR 40 mln.

Latest commodity prices: November 2022

November 18, 2022

Energy prices fell 7.5% in October, led by natural gas in Europe (-34%) and the U.S. (-27.6%). Non-energy prices fell 1.2%. Agricultural prices eased 0.7%.

Commodity Markets Outlook October 2022

November 08, 2022

A sharp global growth slowdown and concerns about an impending global recession are weighing on commodity prices. In many economies, however, prices in domestic-currency terms remain elevated because of currency depreciations. This could deepen the food and energy crises already underway in a number of countries. As the global growth slowdown intensifies, commodity prices are expected to ease in the next two years, but they will remain considerably above their average over the past five years. 

All iPhone 14 models are now available in Romania

October 14, 2022

Apple introduced iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus, featuring two sizes — 6.1 inches and 6.7 inches — in a sophisticated design with impressive camera upgrades and groundbreaking new safety capabilities. 

iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, the most advanced Pro lineup ever, featuring the Dynamic Island — a new design that introduces an intuitive way to experience iPhone — and the Always-On display. Powered by A16 Bionic, the fastest chip ever in a smartphone, iPhone 14 Pro introduces a new class of pro camera system, with the first-ever 48MP Main camera on iPhone featuring a quad-pixel sensor, and Photonic Engine, an enhanced image pipeline that dramatically improves low-light photos. 

The Software Toolbox for Production and Traceability

October 13, 2022

If  you are a manufacturer, a fabricator, a processor, or even a raw materials provider, you either already have or will soon be required to provide product traceability information to your customers. The pressing production problems are now accompanied by product liability and risk management, no matter your  industry.

ANTEMIE - production of unique parts for automotive, food, forestry and pharmaceutical industries

October 10, 2022

ANTEMIE SRL is a Romanian company established in 1992, owned by Simona Antemie, CEO, and brothers Razvan Antemie and Alex Antemie.

The company offers machining services in connection with both unique and mass-production parts, design and implementation of automation solutions, from concept through commissioning, steel, stainless steel and aluminum fabrications, and cutting and sewing of industrial textiles.

How ROMBAT boosts manufacturing using smart technology from KFactory

October 09, 2022

In recent years, companies with a history in Romania have understood that collaborating with local start-ups gives an opportunity to digitalize. KFactory assisted ROMBAT, one of the most renowned industrial businesses in Romania, in digitizing its production lines.

ROMBAT has been operating on the Romanian market for over 40 years and it is the market leader in batteries for cars, trucks or motorcycles. Also, the company from Bistrița has multiple collaborations with international manufacturers being their battery supplier.

Latest commodity prices: October 2022

October 05, 2022

Energy prices fell 8.1% in September, led by natural gas Europe (-15.6%) and crude oil (-8.1%). Non-energy prices fell 1.7%. Agricultural prices eased 0.8%.

CATL announces its second European battery plant in Hungary

September 26, 2022

Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) officially announced it will invest 7.34 billion euros to build a 100 GWh battery plant in Debrecen of east Hungary, which is also its second battery plant in Europe following its German plant. Subject to the shareholder meeting approval, construction of the first production facilities will start within this year.

Covering an area of 221 hectares in the Southern Industrial Park of Debrecen, the project will supply both cells and modules to European automakers.