ACHEMA - World Forum and Leading International Trade Fair for the Process Industry
29.12.2016 Greater internationality, clear trends, satisfied exhibitors, but fewer visitors: these are the keywords that summarise ACHEMA 2018. From 11 to 15 June 2018, 3,737 exhibitors from 55 countries exhibited the latest equipment and innovative processes for the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries at the world's leading trade fair for the process industry, the 132,000 m² fair, which takes place in Frankfurt am Main from 14 to 18 June 2021.
IFAT 2020 - Registration deadline for exhibitors ends 30 April 2019
01.03.2019 IFAT, the world's leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management, will once again present the innovations of the environmental technology sector in Munich in May 2020.
IFAT 2020 - Fact Sheet available - Exhibitor registration from October 2018 possible
25.09.2018 IFAT, the world's leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management, looks back on a successful 2018 edition. In May 2020, the innovations of the environmental technology sector will once again be presented in Munich. Exhibitor registrations are possible from the beginning of October 2018.
VDMA-BMWi Travel & Symposium Chemical, Biochemical, Pulp and Sugar Industry Sao Paulo 12 - 17 May 2019
13.02.2019 From 12 to 17 May, the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy, in cooperation with the VDMA and DECHEMA, is leading a business trip to Sao Paulo for manufacturers and technology providers. Target markets are the chemical, biomass, pulp and sugar industries in the state of Sao Paolo (Brazil). A process technology symposium is planned for interested Brazilian users and visits by local companies in the northwest of the state.
Petrochemical Cluster Tampico / Mexico - VDMA members confirm potential after fact finding mission in April 2018
16.11.2018 During a five-day fact finding mission in April 2018, eight German process technology suppliers explored the current demand for process technology in the chemical and petrochemical industries in Mexico City and in the Tapico petrochemical cluster in the south of the state of Tamaulipas. Tampico has a high density of chemical and petrochemical companies due to its geostrategic location (close to Texas) and offshore oil deposits.
Stocexpo Rotterdam - free VIP ticket for VDMA members
26.03.2019 Stockexpo Rotterdam (26. - 28.03.2019) is Europe's leading meeting place for tank farm operators and suppliers of tank farm technology. The VDMA is taking part in the trade fair on 28 March with a Tank storage Excellence Forum (info here). You can book your VIP ticket for the fair online here.
CHEMTECH 2019 - Exhibitors in the best mood
13.03.2019 With about 500 exhibitors this year's CHEMTECH (20. - 23.02.2019) was again well utilised. These included 46 German companies that exhibited either at the German joint stand or often together with representatives or the local partner - a trend that has been increasing for years. The German presence was thus significantly higher than originally predicted.
Prospects for India give rise to optimism - VDMA Management Meeting expects double-digit growth
13.03.2019 This time, the fourth VDMA Management Meeting Process Technology India took place at CHEMTECH on 20.02.2019. With 25 participants it was the best attended industry meeting so far! The mood was excellent, because the year 2018 went very well! Growth rates of between 10 and 20 percent - in some cases even above - were reported from everyone.
Iran Oil Show IOGRPE 2019 - again Federal joint stand - Registration deadline 15 February 2019!
12.02.2019 For 2019, the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology is again offering an official federal participation with a joint stand at the IRAN OIL SHOW (IOGRPE "Iran Oil, Refinery & Petrochemical Products Exhibition"). Especially in spite of difficult times, some members want to continue to show presence on site.
ADIPEC 11 - 14.11.2019, Abu Dhabi - Federal participation Registration deadline 29 March 2019
12.02.2019 In 2019, the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology is again sponsoring a German joint stand at ADIPEC at the suggestion of the VDMA (German Engineering Federation). As in the previous year, the VDMA expects a waiting list due to the strong demand for stands. The Association recommends its members to register immediately with the implementing company.
20.03.2019 Powtech will take place in Nuremberg from 9 to 11 April 2019. POWTECH is the number one for powder, granulate and bulk solids technologies. It reflects the current state of mechanical process engineering and analytics - and thus provides a unique overview for a large number of industries.
The VDMA International Trade Fair list for process technology is updated regularly. The latest version can be found on the web of VDMA Process Plant and Equipment Association in the section "Trade Fairs".
Just in time for IFAT, the product directory Process Plant and Equipment has been published.
The new „VDMA Technology Guide Oil – Gas – Petrochemistry 2017/2018“ has been published under the tigle Fossil and Renewable Ressource for sustainable Processes / Fossile und Erneuerbare Ressourcen für zukunftsfähige Prozesse.
The July issue of the VDMA Nachrichten published the article "Beverage industry - Water technology with cleanliness" in its column Focus Technology. This article dealt in depth with the foodstuff water.
In this brochure, member companies of the VDMA Water and Wastewater Technology Group provide a compendium of their range of supplies and services. The 12th edition 2016 is introduced at IFAT and is available for download.
The Process Plant and Equipment Association within VDMA takes part in the BLUE COMPETENCE initiative. Our member companies supply energy efficient and resource-friendly solutions which are exemplary for the very highest plant safety.