BST eltromat is renowned for its expertise in quality assurance for web-oriented applications (photo: BST eltromat)

Promoting further growth: Five years of BST eltromat

Companies / Markets

As the 5th anniversary of the merger of BST and eltromat arrives, BST eltromat International (Bielefeld, Germany) is setting the course for further growth. The company has acquired a 22 000m2 plot of land in Bielefeld-Altenhagen, where it will build its future headquarters. Employees from both the Leopoldshöhe location and the former company headquarters in Heidsieker Heide, Bielefeld, will move into the new, generously sized building, which will be designed for maximum functionality from top to bottom.


Telekom regional manager Dirk Reimold with Telekom’s IoT team as well as H+K CEO Ralf Krippner, Dr Martin Kemper (Helicom), Matthias Welzbacher, Frank Wahlandt, Jens Arend, Christian Hennig (H+K), Christian Bachschmid and Alex Jehs (ROBIOTIC) (photo: Hoff

H+K Group and Deutsche Telekom establish partnership for connected devices

Companies / Markets

Hoffmann + Krippner has been developing the product line of connected devices for three years. This division focuses on connected sensors, input systems and industrial electronics with cloud platforms and enterprise software. Mobile communication technology was set at an early stage as the path for data transmission – the LTE-M and NB-IoT energy-saving and data-saving options as well as LoRa (Long Range Wireless) and BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) options in addition to the 2G, 3G and LTE standards.


Impressions from Touch Taiwan (photo: Chan Chao International)

Touch Taiwan to open in August, gathering cross-domain forces to tap future opportunities

Exhibitions / Events

As a grand annual event for Taiwan’s display industry, Touch Taiwan 2019 – Display International will run 28-30 August at the first floor of Hall 1, Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, with Smart Manufacturing & Monitech Taiwan to be held alongside. Many industrial associations, including Taiwan Display Union Association (TDUA), Taiwan TFT LCD Association (TTLA), Taiwan Flat Panel Display Materials & Devices Association (TDMDA), Taiwan Electronic Equipment Industry Association (TEEIA), and the Society for Information Display (SID) Taipei Chapter, have joined forces to create one of the most iconic professional trade fairs for the display sector.


Leak testing in automotive production (photo: Schreiner Group)

New RFID label with moisture sensor from Schreiner ProTech


In automotive manufacturing, vehicles are leak-tested during the assembly process. These water ingress detection tests are usually performed by hand and involve a major effort. Schreiner ProTech has developed an alternative—the ((rfid))-DistaFerr WetDetect—that is easy to use and therefore reduces time and costs.


Paul Devers (left) and Paco Bono from SolarWindow Technologies (photo: SolarWindow Technologies)

SolarWindow adds architectural and manufacturing expertise for production of electricity-generating glass products


SolarWindow Technologies (Scottsdale, Arizona), developer of transparent liquid coatings that convert ordinary glass into electricity-generating windows, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Devers and Paco Bono to its advisory board to advance process integration and the planned production of its electricity-generating glass products.