Thin-film ensures growth
21.09.2018 Investments in thin-film technology contribute above average to success of the German equipment industry. Record export rate of 89 percent, Asian business broader positioned. New orders increased significantly in the second quarter.
New Edition of the technology roadmap for photovoltaics shows potential for cost reductions
04.09.2018 Update of the ITRPV will be released on September 4, 2018 in Shanghai. Information about the technology maturity is now implemented for selected parameters.
Market for solar equipment takes a breather
19.06.2018 Investments in thin film technology contribute above average to success of the German equipment industry. Record export rate of 93 percent, Asian business broader positioned. Order intake drops in the first quarter.
Annual press conference of the Working Committee on the ocassion of the LASYS exhibiton 2018 in Stuttgart
05.06.2018 The laser and laser systems division within the VDMA made use of LASYS 2018, specialized exhibition for laser material processing, as the framwork of its annual press conference.
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Order situation is weakening
25.04.2018 PV-Industry expects sales growth of 9 percent this year, German technology suppliers score with superior production solutions.
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Photonics is also a growth engine in the EU: in 2015, the European sector invested almost 10 billion euros in innovation. By 2020, 42,000 new jobs will be created.
New Market Study conducted by SPECTARIS, VDMA and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research / Focus on the core photonics segments production technology, medical technology and machine vision
Industry associations VDMA, SPECTARIS and ZVEI supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research present new report on current situation of German photonics industry.
In collaboration with the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the industrial associations VDMA, Spectaris and ZVEI published a joint study on the photonics industry.