Why the Netherlands is taking a leading position in Europe. Due to globalization, the Western European manufacturing industry has seen firm competition in several low-wage countries for around 20 years. The level of competition has increased significantly and therefor the need for Western Europe to produce smart too. In terms of cooperation, the Netherlands is top of the class!
On Friday, March 22nd, the 25th anniversary of Betech was celebrated intensively! During the open day, visitors were given a tour of the new production halls (10,000 m2), the Betech-Smart Industry Platform was presented, the million-dollar order from Mercedes was officially launched, the first Automated Guided Vehicles were shown and the highlight of this spectacular party was the show of Og3ne. But the most important thing about this special day: everything that has been achieved with all employees in 25 years, was celebrated with friends, family and relations!
Never before has the demand in the market for production capacity been as large as in recent years. In order to meet all this customer needs, considerable investments have been made in people, machines, production halls and digitization. The production surface has increased to 17,000 m2 and the number of turning, milling and injection moulding machines has been increased to 95 units.
Plastic is available in all shapes and sizes and is suitable as a basic material for fast machines with light products. Plastics have excellent technical properties, such as chemical resistance, strength and wear resistance. But how is the use of plastics within the food industry? We will tell you more about that!
Blockchain is a term that regularly passes the news. Several agencies carry out research into blockchain and a large number of branches and companies see application possibilities. But what is blockchain actually? How does the concept fit together and what can it mean for the industrial sector? You can read it here!