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The US manufacturer of vacuum components Sputtering Components Inc. from Owatonna (Minnesota) has been taken over by the Bühler Group.
Sputtering Components Inc.

Bühler Acquires Manufacturer of Vacuum Components

The US manufacturer of vacuum components Sputtering Components Inc. from Minnesota becomes a part of the Bühler Group. The company from Uzwil has taken over all shares from the previous owners and will integrate the company into its own coating division.

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The series production of Audi’s electric drives has officially started in Györ. On a surface of 8,500 square meters, electric motors are produced by means of a novel approach: modular assembly.
Automobile Production Without Assembly Line

Smart Factory: Audi's Car Production of the Future

Will assembly lines soon be a thing of the past in the automotive industry? At least according to Audi and its vision of an intelligent factory of the future, it is likely to play only a minor role.

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The automotive supplier Alu-Druckguss has filed for insolvency at the Potsdam District Court due to imminent illiquidity.
Automotive Suppliers

Alu-Druckguss Files for Insolvency

Alu-Druckguss has filed for insolvency due to imminent illiquidity. The supplier specializes in the production of high-quality aluminum die-castings using complex machining processes and in the assembly of system components.

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The second­generation G350 has a revamped machine design and several new components.
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Machining Centres are Getting Equipped for Industry 4.0

Presenting at AMB for the sixth time, Grob-Werke will showcase four universal machining centres, automation solutions and the company’s Grob-Net Industry software technology, that facilitates paperless communication for higher productivity.

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