News

18.07.2019
For the 5th time, the VDMA is organising the VDMA Management Meeting Process Technology in India exclusively for its members.
17.07.2019
On September 2, 2019, the VDMA and the AHK Sao Paulo will jointly organize the third Management Meeting Process Technology Brazil & Latin America. And on 3 September, the BMWi will hold a conference on efficient process technology for the chemical and biomass industry in the state of Sao Paulo. Here, too, VDMA and AHK as well as other Brazilian associations are supporters. Both events are part of a BMWi fact-finding mission of nine German process technology providers to inform potential users and EPCs about efficient biomass and chemical technology.
17.07.2019
From 2 to 6 September, 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.
15.07.2019
This year's Technical Meeting on Sterile Process Engineering will take place on 26 November 2019. Registrations are now possible online until 12 November.
11.07.2019
The CIPPE Petroleum & Petrochemical Exhibition 2020 will take place from 26 to 28 March. In addition to a German Pavilion, the VDMA also offers a European Pavilion. Registration deadline is 31.12.2019.
11.07.2019
There will be no merry month in May 2019: Order intake in the Process Technology Segment in May was well below the figure for the same month last year.
11.07.2019
With exports of 1.1 billion euros in 2018, Egypt was the most important process technology market for German companies in Africa*. Reason enough for the BMWi to offer federal participation for the first time at EGYPS (11. -13.02.2020) - International Trade Fair for Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals in Cairo. Interested companies can now express their interest in advance and reserve a stand space - final registration documents are expected in autumn 2019.
25.06.2019
After the summer break, the fourth edition of the VDMA Technology Guide Oil Gas Patrochemicals is published. This time, the editorial team is concentrating entirely on combining fossil and renewable systems. It reports on VDMA members who offer intelligent solutions for decarbonisation.
13.06.2019
Every year at the beginning of May, the offshore oil and gas industry meets in Houston, Texas, for the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC). The VDMA traditionally applies to the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy for a German joint stand. Interested parties can register for OTC 2020 (4 - 7 May 2020) until 3 July 2019.
06.06.2019
In April, incoming orders in the Process Technology Segment fell by 11 percent compared to the previous year.

Press releases

26.03.2019
At the special show "Process Industry 4.0: The Age of Modular Production" ISPE, NAMUR, ProcessNet, VDMA and ZVEI show how the flexibility of plants in the process industry can be significantly increased through modularization.
28.02.2019

EU-28 as stabiliser for the growth path
The German manufacturers of components and systems for water treatment, wastewater and sludge treatment were able to increase their exports to more than one billion euros for the first time in 2018. Compared to the previous year, exports increased significantly (plus 3.9 percent) to around 1,038 million euros (2018) compared to around 999 million euros (2017).
14.05.2018
Export market China booming with 54 percent growth
German manufacturers of components and systems for water treatment, wastewater and sludge treatment were able to stabilise their exports at a high level in 2017. Compared to the previous year, exports rose slightly (plus 0.4 percent) to around 993 million euros (2017) compared to around 990 million euros (2016).
14.05.2018
Making the world a good deal cleaner, conserving resources and maintaining good air and clear water - that requires state-of-the-art mechanical engineering. Around 3,300 exhibitors are demonstrating at IFAT in Munich that the technologies are ready to efficiently separate and recycle recyclable materials, clean water from plastic waste or purify polluted air. The machine manufacturers from Germany play a leading role here.
14.03.2018
ACHEMA from 11th to 15th of June 2018 is the leading exhibition for the manufacturers of process plants and equipment. Richard Clemens, Managing Director of VDMA Process Plant and Equipment Association is pleased „that her in Frankfurt we will once again have an opportunity to see “live” and for ourselves what German engineers have to offer when it comes to process plant and equipment. For the manufacturers of process plants and equipment ACHEMA takes place in an economically positive surrounding.
20.11.2017
Lectures & German / European Pavilion at GASTECH Barcelona in September 2018 - register now!.
28.07.2017
We only need water for drinking, cooking and washing, right? Not even close! Water is in everything around us – from paper to clothes, computers and cars. Do you know how much water runs through your hands every day without you knowing it?
07.06.2016
After 5 years of steady growth, the German production of process machinery and equipment dropped by 10 percent to 6.9 billion euros in 2015. Exports of process engineering machinery and equipment reached a volume of 5.5 billion euros. This is an increase of 1 percent compared to last year.
01.06.2016
In 2015, the German manufacturers of components and systems for water treatment, wastewater and sludge treatment were able to increase their exports by nearly 3 percent.

Publications

25.06.2019
After the summer break, the fourth edition of the VDMA Technology Guide Oil Gas Patrochemicals is published. This time, the editorial team is concentrating entirely on combining fossil and renewable systems. It reports on VDMA members who offer intelligent solutions for decarbonisation.
15.05.2018
Just in time for IFAT, the product directory Process Plant and Equipment has been published.
20.11.2017
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.
05.09.2017
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.
28.05.2016
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.
22.05.2013
Document for support of enquiry, offer, order processing etc. at the in the title described elastomer sealing material.
Monika Mages
Monika Mages
Process Engineering Department: Consultant for Statistics, Marketing, Press and Public Relations, Marketing Working Group of the Process Engineering and Equipment Association / Member Support / Events and Publications
+49 69 6603-1395
+49 69 6603-1421
Richard Clemens
Richard Clemens
Managing Director
+49 69 6603-1431
+49 69 6603-2431

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