lmprovement of digital readiness
09.04.2018 In respect of lndustry 4.0, German EPCs are thus in a much better starting position than at the time of the last survey two years ago. Approximately 70 percent of respondents said that their company is already fit or well pre¬pared for the digitisation journey today.
Study "Industry 4.0"
25.08.2017 According to the results of this study, the plant manufacturing industry is aware that implementing Industry 4.0 will require a great deal of effort.
According to a current survey the construction site stands to profit significantly from Industry 4.0. The obvious advantages will be in construction site management with the ensuing adherence to delivery dates and documentation of the actual status.
The EPC capabilities demanded by customers (EPC = engineering, procurement and construction) and the trend towards mega projects has made the development of construction and assembly expertise a conditio sine qua non for many German providers in order to maintain their presence on the market.
The global struggle for market shares in the large industrial plant manufacturing sector has moved into a new phase. Ambitious competition from East Asia has already managed to rack up several successes and hopes to further improve. In what direction should the - still leading - German and European large industrial plant manufacturers head in the future? We asked 160 leading German and European large industrial plant manufacturers for their answers to these and other questions.