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Sorrow at the passing of Dr. Alfred Lampl

Sorrow at the passing of Dr. Alfred Lampl

The owner families and staff of the Engel Group mourn the loss of their former technical director Hon.-Prof. DI Dr. Dr. mont. h.c. Alfred Lampl, who passed away in October at the age of 89.


New management for Wittmann Battenfeld Deutschland

New management for Wittmann Battenfeld Deutschland

Following the retirement of Klaus Ehlig from active service, the graduated engineers Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Schramm and Dipl.-Ing. Michael Tolz will jointly succeed him as Managing Directors of Wittmann Battenfeld Deutschland.


Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

At the beginning of the year, another two colleagues joined the ranks of the polyurethane team at Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, to help them handle the continued growth in the polyurethane market and ever more complex customer demands.


 BASF to reshape organization

BASF to reshape organization

In the course of the strategy implementation, BASF expects a reduction of a total of around 6,000 positions worldwide until the end of 2021.


Safic-Alcan opens a new subsidiary in Greece

Safic-Alcan opens a new subsidiary in Greece

Safic-Alcan is pleased to announce that it has formed a new subsidiary, Safic-Alcan Hellas, for servicing the Greek market, effective immediately. Safic-Alcan Hellas is based in Athens and will manage warehousing locally.


Arburg has a new managing director in France

Arburg has a new managing director in France

On 1 April 2019, Frédéric Vandecandelaere became head of Arburg's French subsidiary. Arburg SAS, based in Aulnay-sous-Bois near Paris, was founded 1985 and thus was the first international subsidiary of Arburg.


Elix Polymers appoints new CEO

Elix Polymers appoints new CEO

Elix Polymers Board of Directors has appointed David Castañeda as CEO and Board Member for Elix Polymers SL (“Elix”) effective from 8th April 2019. He succeeds Wolfgang Doering, who stepped down at the end of March.


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