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Securing production lines with wide array of fasteners

Securing production lines with wide array of fasteners

Having constant access to a wide assortment of components is crucial for assembly lines, as a missing part could cost companies valuable time and money. Boasting 130,000 products in its portfolio, one of the largest selections in Scandinavia, fastener expert Mattssons ensures that it can consistently deliver products and services to clients anytime.

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013, 4:31pm

Transmode's packet optical network solutions boost Asia's information superhighways

Transmode's packet optical network solutions boost Asia's information superhighways

More than 1 billion mobile phone users in China and an information and technology boom in Southeast Asia are driving the need for faster video and download capacity. At the same time, businesses need increased bandwidth to support the exchange of vast amounts of information between datacentres. To help businesses adapt to such trends, Transmode Systems provides packet optical network solutions for fibre optic networks.

15 Oct 2013 - 11:05am

OSM delivers top-notch carrying solutions in volumes

Phil Mulholland, president and CEO

Growing alongside the global boom in the mobile industry, the OSM Group has focused its innovations on improving functionality and maintaining clients' brand identity. The leading provider of carrying solutions and accessories for mobile electronic products combines this market approach with large-scale production capacity to give clients such as BlackBerry, HP and Samsung an edge in the industry.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:20pm

SCANPAC makes breakthrough in powder metallurgy technology

Dr Christer Åslund, president

Passionate about improving the existing processes for manufacturing high-alloyed steel components, Dr Christer Aslund invented SCANPAC, a groundbreaking powder metal production technology. Aslund, president of Hydropulsor Sweden and Metec Technologies, is eager to share this advanced powder metallurgy method with companies worldwide.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:17pm

SM Power surges ahead in green, efficient energy conversion systems

Göran Johansson, president

Efficient energy conversion is among the most important yet challenging aspects in reducing global energy consumption. Led by Asia's unquenchable development, worldwide energy consumption is projected to rise 56 per cent by 2040 - which means solutions from power supply experts such as SM Power will be critical contributors to sustainable energy usage.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:23pm

PartnerTech boosts hi-tech manufacturing with Dongguan base

Meticulous assembly of a medical device in a clean room at PartnerTech Dongguan

PartnerTech is making it easier for technology companies to scale up manufacturing operations in Asia with its new hi-tech facility in Dongguan. Opened in November last year and certified according to ISO 9001, 14001 and 13485 standards, the factory is ideally suited for medical and clean technology products, among others.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:22pm

Tylö redefines wellness with soothing Soft Sauna

Krister Persson, Tylö Group CEO

Synonymous with the best of Scandinavian saunas, Tylo has a refreshing take on traditional sauna culture fused with innovative design for the modern lifestyle. Tylo's stylish options for sauna, steam baths and infrared cabins fit seamlessly into any contemporary home.

15 Oct 2013 - 4:26pm

Nordic and Baltic hub readies cross-docking facility for surging trade

Pampus Container and Breakbulk Terminal at Norrkoping port

Surging trade between Asia and Europe drives the need for cost-efficient logistics on both continents. With its latest investment of 150 million Swedish kronor (HK$180 million) in a cross-docking facility, Norrkopings Hamn och Stuveri (NHS) ensures that Norrköping port remains well-equipped and strategic as the Nordic and Baltic sea region's distribution hub.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:20pm

AP&T pursues global market as knowledge-based engineering company

Per Josefsson, vice-president of global sales and service

Sheet metal and tube-forming specialist AP&T in Sweden is setting the stage for a broader, stronger global presence. A merger of some of Sweden's pioneering companies in automation, pressing and tooling, AP&T is transforming from a sales and service provider to a knowledge-based global engineering company by 2020.

11 Oct 2013 - 5:52pm

Purac proposes cleaner water and energy solutions

Jonas Fack, managing director

Putting environmental protection among the main thrusts of its five-year development plans, the Chinese government is actively seeking solutions to remedy growing pollution concerns and ensure the well-being of its public.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:24pm

Backer boosts R&D in Asia to support industrial growth

(From left) Christer Fredriksson, director at NIBE Element, and Robert Nilsson, market and technical manager of Backer

A leading provider of measurement, control and electric heating systems, Sweden's Backer Group has given global companies in various industries solutions that promote energy and cost savings. Such sustainable solutions are gaining importance in Asia, given the region's rapid modernisation.

15 Oct 2013 - 10:45am

ESBE brings comfort and efficiency to Asia's households

Karsten Pillukeit, CEO

Asia's expanding middle class is driving the demand for more comfortable living environments such as residential spaces with ample heating, cooling and water supply. With the infrastructure upgrades in Asia, international valve maker ESBE Group is keen on supporting the region's need for premium hydronic systems.

15 Oct 2013 - 10:52am

Zound echoes the sound of success to the region

Molami Bight, Urbanears Plattan, Coloud Headphones The Pop and Marshall Headphones Major from Zound Industries

Functionality and aesthetics are fused together in every sound equipment and headphone that Zound Industries produces. Designed to be more than just a listening device, Zound headphones are fashionable and express individuality. Zound pushes the boundaries in developing novel products to target a wider clientele.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:06pm

Clean, well-maintained trains always on track with TBT

Tomm Braten, CEO

The metro trains in Stockholm run the equivalent of 30 times around the world between each time a train causes a stop in traffic due to technical problems. The system enables 1.2 million passengers to travel to their destinations every weekday - and safely back home.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:07pm

Nation's business warms up to Asian investments

Joakim Edoff, executive partner

The Swedish business community is warming up to Asian investments following the success of high-profile acquisitions, enabling more Asian partnerships to flourish in Sweden.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:05pm