January 31, 2017
European Union occupies top position in the global automation race By 2019, more than 1.4 million new industrial robots will be installed in factories around the world – that’s the latest forecast from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). In the race for automation in manufacturing, the European Union is currently one of the global
Even after 125 years, Heinz-Jürgen Prokop from the VDW still sees huge potential for markets, products and services   “From a position of strength, the German machine tool manufacturers have to utilise the changes in the markets, among the customers, in the technology, and in the products themselves, in order to generate new opportunities for