News

12.04.2019
In February 2019, incoming orders in Process Technology fell far short of the previous year's result. Orders are declining both at home and abroad.
08.04.2019
Two member companies of the Water and Sewage Technology Department expressed their views on the importance of free trade for their entrepreneurial activities with short stories on film.
04.04.2019
The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) and the Federation of German Industries (BDI) are awarding this prestigious prize for the seventh time in 2020.
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.
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.
19.03.2019
Expert lectures on optimisation and efficiency in tank farm construction on 28 March at Europe's leading tank builder meeting point in Rotterdam. Leistritz Pumpen, TGE Gas Engineering, AUMA Riester, SIEMENS Process Automation, PROTEGO as well as McNetiq and 4QUALIS will be present.
18.03.2019
World Water Day 2019 is under the motto "Leaving no one behind - water and sanitation for all".
18.03.2019
The order intake in the Process Technology Division starts 2019 with high growth rates.
14.03.2019
Since 31 January 2019, the so-called Market Master Data Register (MaStR) has been activated for the electricity and gas markets. The register is thus available to all market players and the public.

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

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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