On August 8th, 2017 Marcus Sander was appointed as President of the VAG-Group.
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As part of the strategy to develop its international and industrial valve business, Thermador Groupe acquired the Belgian group Sodeco Valves based in Ternat, in the surroundings of Brussels.
Hartmann Valves offers insight into production of high performance valves and wellheads.
AUMA supplied the electric valve actuation technology to EDF’s record-breaking Bouchain combined-cycle power plant.
Swedish mining company LKAB relies on AUMA electric actuators to secure the outlet of a process water lake at its mine in Kiruna.
The Supervisory Board of SAMSON AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT appointed Dr. Thomas Steckenreiter to the Executive Board as of 1 June 2017.
The German pump and valve manufacturer has divested the business activities of its subsidiary KSB AMRI, Inc. with effect from 31 January 2017.
On 31 December 2016, Dr.-Ing. Jörg Kiesbauer left the SAMSON Executive Board by mutual agreement and start independent activities in the field of industrial research and development in cooperation with SAMSON AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT.
AUMA: Standalone solution for optimised process control at a water and wastewater treatment plant in Russia
AUMA actuators with integral PID controllers are successfully controlling dissolved oxygen concentrations in the activation basins at the water and wastewater treatment plant of the city of Podolsk, in the greater Moscow region.
The technical possibilities of digitalisation have great potential for the processing industry too. GEMÜ, manufacturer of valves, measurement and control systems based in Ingelfingen, Germany, is actively leading the way in this field.
German valve company SAMSON AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT commits to making the ten universal principles stipulated under the Global Compact initiative established by the United Nations concerning human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption part of SAMSON’s corporate strategy, culture, and day-to-day operations.
It will be the world’s biggest gas-fired combined-cycle power plant complex: the currently built three power plants Beni Suef, Burullus and New Capital located 110km south of Cairo, Egypt.