Important milestone reached: Knorr-Bremse and Continental complete their Platooning Demonstrator

Cross-manufacturer platooning system demonstrates five central driving functions: forming, driving, emergency braking, exiting by individual vehicles, splitting up Initial demonstrations and tests with commercial vehicle makers have been conducted Solution is still being flexibly developed together with the makers Development partners are now focusing on the Highway Pilot as an application Knorr-Bremse and Continental are … „Important milestone reached: Knorr-Bremse and Continental complete their Platooning Demonstrator“ weiterlesen

Infinity secures 75% Ownership of San Jose Lithium Project

. HIGHLIGHTS Infinity increases ownership from 50% to 75% of the San Jose Lithium Project Infinity and the Project are now well positioned to attract strategic investment Movement from lithium carbonate to lithium hydroxide pathway has driven renegotiation of the JV – positive outcome optimally aligns project and partners Local JV partner to receive reimbursement … „Infinity secures 75% Ownership of San Jose Lithium Project“ weiterlesen

Infinity revises Executive Director remuneration to provide for milestone-based incentives

Infinity to implement a performance-based incentive scheme for Executive Directors which is designed to align a proportion of the Executives‘ remuneration with value creation and shareholder returns

Infinity to implement a performance-based incentive scheme for Executive Directors which is designed to align a proportion of the Executives‘ remuneration with value creation and shareholder returns

Sales grow despite difficult market conditions, margin decrease

Revenue grows 5.1 percent at constant currency in the first nine months EBIT margin before special items for the same period at 10.7 percent (prior year: 11.4 percent) Performance declines in both Automotive divisions, Industrial division business remains strong Free cash flow before in- and outflows for M&A activities of 127 million euros below prior … „Sales grow despite difficult market conditions, margin decrease“ weiterlesen

World Energy Day on October 22: Is Germany the European energy-saving champion?

Is Germany the European energy-saving champion? According to a survey by E.ON and KantarEMNID, at least 14 percent of Germans believe so, but the reality is rather different. Of the ten European countries covered in the survey, Romania takes first place with a primary energy consumption of 18,515 kilowatt hours (kWh) per head each year. … „World Energy Day on October 22: Is Germany the European energy-saving champion?“ weiterlesen

New applications in the financial world with KI

Self-learning machines, smart robots – many industries use AI applications as the basis for their technologies

Self-learning machines, smart robots – many industries use AI applications as the basis for their technologies

IBM Study: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents Still a Major Challenge for Businesses

77 percent of firms surveyed lack proper incident response plans; while 69 percent report funding for cyber resiliency is insufficient

77 percent of firms surveyed lack proper incident response plans; while 69 percent report funding for cyber resiliency is insufficient

Schaeffler increases net income by 14 percent in 2017

. 2017 revenue increases by 5.9 percent at constant currency 2017 EBIT margin before special items at 11.3 percent (prior year: 12.7 percent) Net income increases by approximately 14 percent to 980 million euros Approximately 1.3 billion euros invested, 3,500 new jobs created Net financial debt further reduced, quality of balance sheet further improved Program for the … „Schaeffler increases net income by 14 percent in 2017“ weiterlesen