Collaboration needed for the next generation of German mining equipment

The first meeting, organised by the German Engineering Federation (VDMA), between representatives of universities, academies and companies was held in Aachen recently, with the emphasis on securing and fostering the position of the country’s mining equipment manufacturers in the global market. The meeting presented the latest developments, research projects and future requirements for the industry, under the motto ‘Future mining – what will the next generation mine look like?’ (more…)