Tag: Ukraine

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Essentium and KVG Rapid 3D Printing Collaboration Strengthens Ukraine’s Defense Response

October 17, 2023

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Essentium®, Inc., a leading innovator of industrial additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, has joined forces with KVG®, an internationally recognized mission support provider, to provide Ukraine with 3D printing solutions, training, and manufacturing tools. These 3D printing capabilities enable rapid, on-demand […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Logistics, Process

Lockheed Martin Wrestles With Supply-Chain Issues to Arm Ukraine

April 18, 2023

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Supply-chain snarls are still hindering efforts by weapons makers to produce more arms for Ukraine and refill stocks for the U.S. and its allies. Lockheed Martin Corp. said Tuesday that sales of its long-range missiles known as the Guided Multiple […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Rise of renewables: How the Ukraine war has changed global energy policies

August 11, 2022


UNSW expert Renate Egan explains how countries around the world have reacted to the oil and gas supply chain issues caused by the fallout of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Fears about energy independence in the wake of the war in […]


Cyber Insurers Raise Rates Amid a Surge in Costly Hacks

May 18, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Insurers significantly increased premiums for cyber coverage over the course of 2021, as a string of high-profile attacks and government action helped boost demand for products, data collected by industry bodies shows. Direct-written premiums collected by the largest U.S. insurance […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

EU Proposes Ban on Russian Oil Imports, Sending Prices Higher

May 4, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

The European Union proposed a ban on imports of Russian crude within six months and on refined oil products from the country by year-end, prompting a jump in oil prices, while the bloc is set to impose sanctions on high-ranking […]


Russia’s backward chip industry

April 19, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

Following last month’s inclusion of the largest Russian chip company, Mikron, on the US Entity List following the invasion of Ukraine, Russia has come up with a plan to spend $38 billion developing a domestic chip capability. The plan, which […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Russian takeover of Chernobyl site challenges the ‘peaceful, safe and sustainable’ branding of nuclear energy

March 25, 2022


At least seven forest fires continue to burn around the Russian-held Chernobyl nuclear site in Ukraine, raising fears radionuclides could spread from the defunct facility. Earlier this week, the Ukrainian parliament issued a statement blaming the fires on shelling or […]


Trucking Cares Foundation Donates to Ukraine Relief Efforts

March 16, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

Today, the trucking industry’s charitable arm – the Trucking Cares Foundation – announced it was donating more than $40,000 to a trio of organizations involved in Ukrainian humanitarian relief efforts. “The war unfolding in Ukraine is a terrible tragedy,” said […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Shell Apologizes, Says It Won’t Buy Russian Oil

March 8, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Shell said March 8 that it will stop buying Russian oil after Ukrainian officials criticized the energy giant for buying a shipment of crude from Moscow and demanded that all multinational companies sever ties with Russia over the war. The […]