News Update

News Update: Current Topics & Events
The large plant construction working group offers its member companies a highly specialised network that covers the main areas of large plant construction.

Claims- and Contractmanagement

Round Table Contractmanagement and Plant Construction Law
The annual conference aims to provide in-depth knowledge on the contractual implementation of digital services and the effects of digitalization on contract management.

Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management in Large Industrial Plant Manufacturing
Exclusively available to VDMA members, this study examines the impact of digitization and industry 4.0 on supply chain management in large-scale plant engineering.


Benchmarking study forecasts significant market changes in the large industrial plant manufacturing sector
In the course of ongoing digitalization, the construction of large-scale plants is facing significant market changes, for which companies have to prepare intensively. This is the core result of a new, broad-based benchmark study by the VDMA Large Industrial Plant Manufacturers’ Group (AGAB) and PwC Capital Projects & Infrastructure.

Construction Management

VDMA Construction Site Day 2020
With regularly more than 100 participants, this event is the unique forum for construction and assembly managers in the industrial large plant manufacturing sector.
Construction site will definitely profit from Industry 4.0
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.
Workshop for High Potentials
German large industrial plant manufacturers are focused in innovation in order to defend their technologie leadership. Consequently, they promote continuous learning and development of business and individual competences.
Projectmanagement, Contract- and Claimsmanagement
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Mon. 25.05.2020  08:45 - 15:30 hrs.
The smart needs analysis is the be-all and end-all for sustainably successful and high-growth product portfolios
Mon. 25.05.2020  11:00 - 12:30 hrs.
Salutation, the corona pandemic is keeping the global economy on edge. Companies are facing unprecedented challenges during the crisis: Existing projects are being stopped, orders that were thought to be safe are breaking off, hygiene regulations are making customer communication and smooth operations in the sales organization more difficult. Together with the management consultants "Prof. Roll & Pastuch - Management Consultants", the VDMA Baden-Württemberg would like to provide you with immediate measures to counteract your slump in sales and the threatening liquidity bottleneck.
Mon. 25.05.2020  14:00 - 16:00 hrs.
In order to ensure an optimal material flow in production, a smooth and adaptable interaction of the most diverse systems and components as well as the analysis, preparation and provision of all relevant information is necessary.
Tue. 26.05.2020  09:00 - 10:00 hrs.
The focus of the exchange is on the analysis of the focal points and the resulting need for action.
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:00 - 11:30 hrs.
We invite you to the webfair "Classification of sets of goods" on
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:00 - 11:00 hrs.
Online economic lecture on the woodworking machinery sector and customer industries
Tue. 26.05.2020  10:30 - 11:30 hrs.
As a result of the corona pandemic and the measures necessary to combat it, the mechanical and plant engineering industry is facing an unprecedented economic challenge. Service is particularly affected: Fitters are stuck abroad, borders are being closed and the travel of service personnel is only possible to a limited extent.
Tue. 26.05.2020  15:30 - 17:00 hrs.
During the corona pandemic it is important to remain capable of action and to identify and manage fiscal risks. The exchange of experience will focus on how to analyse internal Group transactions in a crisis-resistant manner.
Wed. 27.05.2020  09:30 - 11:00 hrs.
The exchange of information and experience focuses on tax law aspects in connection with the current pandemic.
Wed. 27.05.2020  10:00 - 12:00 hrs.
AG AM in the VDMA as a platform for the uniform networking of the additive process chain