The new amendment A12 to EN 62115 is now harmonized under the EU Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. The changes mainly affect electrical toys with a motor or inductor.
The suspension will take effect once Scarabeo 5 has completed drilling of a well on the Kristin field in the middle of August, and will last until 1 March 2016.
The offshore wind power plant Westermost Rough was officially inaugurated. Consisting of 35 Siemens wind turbines, each with a capacity of 6 megawatts and a rotor diameter of 154 meters, this project is the first to use these...
SGS expert Xavier Vital will co-host a panel discussion on supply chain mapping and data verification at AAFA Traceability Conference in July 21, 2015 in Nashville, USA.
Rockwell Collins Introduces New Features to ARINCDirectSM Flight Operations System for Business Aviation Operators
Rockwell Collins announced a series of updates to its ARINCDirectSM Flight Operations System (FOS®) including the ability to integrate with new tools and the launch of a new vendor alliance charter management program.
Stringo S3, the latest generation of vehicle mover, has been developed to focus on the operator and the handling technique. This means improved ergonomics and greater safety for both the operator and the vehicle.
The Kuehne + Nagel Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of ReTrans Inc., a U.S.-based leading provider of multimodal transportation management solutions. The acquisition builds on Kuehne +...
The Ordinary General Meeting held on May 29, 2015 approved the payment of an annual dividend for 2014 of €2.44 per share and the option for each shareholder to receive the final dividend of €0.61 per share in cash or in new...
The transformation plan underway at AREVA has led the group to refocus on nuclear fuel cycle activities.
Construction work has commenced, at Kværner in Verdal, on the biggest industrial project in Norway for decades to come.
The National Health and Family Planning Commission of the People’s Republic of China (NHFPC) released draft regulations for food contact glass and ceramic in February 2015. Now the public hearing period is over, the legislators...
With HelWin2, Siemens has handed over the fourth North Sea grid link to the customer TenneT. This marks the start of commercial operation of the grid connection by the German-Dutch transmission grid operator.
Canadian Solar Inc.announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Canadian Solar Solutions Inc., completed the sale of LunarLight, a 10 megawatt ("MW") AC solar power plant to a subsidiary of BluEarth Renewables Inc. ("BluEarth").
In May 2015, the ASTM International released a new safety specification for Infant Inclined Sleep Products to establish test methods as well as marking and labeling requirements for the safe use of products by both the occupant...
Ideal logistics base for Arkona Becken Südost offshore wind project
Rockwell Collins and GPS Source Successfully Demonstrate M-Code GPS Receiver in the DAGR Distributed Device
GPS Source and Rockwell Collins have successfully demonstrated the ability of the Military-Code Ground-Based GPS Receiver Application Module (GB-GRAM-M) receiver card to fit within the Defense Advanced GPS Receiver (DAGR)...
The European Commission informed the World Trade Organization (WTO) on April 29, 2015 about its intention to significantly amend Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 for Food Contact Materials (FCM) made from plastic. Highlights of the...
Total has signed an agreement to sell its 16.67% interest in the Schwedt refinery in northeastern Germany (Brandenburg) to Rosneft, which already holds indirectly an 18.75% stake in the facility.
The Gwynt y Môr wind farm, located eight miles offshore in Liverpool Bay, will be officially inaugurated by Carwyn Jones, First Minister of Wales.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) has circulated 2 notifications from Egypt announcing the country’s amendments on requirements for toy safety and standard methods. The essential toy safety requirements comply with the European...
The increased complexity of medical device setups is causing concern in the medical industry.
Exxon Mobil Corporation announced that production at its Kearl oil sands expansion project in Alberta, Canada, started ahead of schedule and is expected to double overall capacity to 220,000 barrels of bitumen a day.
The Consumer Affairs Agency, Government of Japan announced a new care labeling standard (JIS L0001-2014) on March 31, 2015 to replace the current JIS L0217-1995.
Spotlight on renewable energies. Combined strength drives innovations.
New A320 NEOs will be provisioned for PAVES Broadcast and PAVES Wireless IFE