Tag: news

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

European Alliance to Invest $6.7 Billion in Electric Car Batteries

May 7, 2019

Via: Industry Week

European governments and companies will form an alliance for developing next-generation batteries for electric vehicles, investing five to six billion euros (US$6.7 billion) in the project, the French and German finance ministers said on May 2. France’s Bruno Le Maire […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Auto group tries to steer Colorado clear of California ZEV rules

May 7, 2019

Via: Reuters technology

In January, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed an executive order directing the state to adopt California’s ZEV rules, joining nine other U.S. states including Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York and Oregon. His order said the formal rules to adopt […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Siemens wins FDA nod for Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray

March 20, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Siemens (NYSE:SI) Healthineers said today that it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its Mobilett Elara Max mobile X-ray system. The Erlangen, Germany-based company touted that the newly cleared system features improved IT security and secure system integration to allow access […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Medtronic registers for undisclosed EU-based debt offering

March 4, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) has registered for a new undisclosed debt offering based in the European Union, according to recently posted SEC filings. The company will look to offer a slew of new general unsecured senior notes in the funding round, according […]

Industry Focus Areas, Logistics, Medical, Process

Haemonetics shares fall on Q3 sales miss

February 5, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Shares in Haemonetics (NYSE:HAE) have fallen nearly 10% today after the medical device maker posted fiscal year 2019 third quarter earnings that topped earnings per share estimates but missed sales consensus on Wall Street. The Braintree, Mass.-based company posted profits […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Abbott to acquire mitral valve device maker Cephea Valve Tech

January 16, 2019

Via: Mass Device

Abbott (NYSE:ABT) said today that it plans to acquire mitral heart valve replacement tech developer Cephea Valve Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The Chicago-area healthcare giant backed the Santa Clara, Calif.-based valve company in July 2015 and secured an option […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

FDA approves Teva’s digital COPD, asthma inhaler

December 26, 2018

Via: Mass Device

Teva (NYSE:TEVA) said this week that the FDA approved its ProAir Digihaler device – a digital inhaler that uses sensors to connect to a companion mobile app for people with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The company’s device features […]

Design & Planning, Process, Production

Key Infrastructure Success Factors for Food and Beverage Manufacturers

November 8, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Managing FSMA compliance requirements while ensuring quality and improving performance are critical priorities for all Food and Beverage (F&B) manufacturers. Ensuring FSMA compliance without sacrificing performance or product quality requires: Standardized processes across the enterprise for consistency and control. Visibility […]

Logistics, Process

GE Healthcare’s Q3 profits tick up despite flat sales

October 30, 2018

Via: Mass Device

Profits for the healthcare business at GE rose despite flat sales growth for the third quarter, as the parent company posted a swing to red ink on a -$22 billion charge. The Boston-based industrial conglomerate reported healthcare profits of $861 […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Inovio touts intradermal delivery of HIV vaccine

October 26, 2018

Via: Mass Device

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NSDQ:INO) reported today that its synthetic HIV vaccine, Pennvax-GP, demonstrated durable antibody and T cell immune responses throughout a Phase I trial. The company found that Pennvax-GP plasmids delivered intradermally with Inovio’s Cellectra device triggered equivalent or superior […]