03/01/2022 – On our own behalf - Wire

Industry retrospect 2021

Which news and topics moved our readers in 2021? We'll tell you in our annual retrospect!

2021 Retrospect

We say goodbye to 2020 with a retrospect at our most clicked articles of the year! © Robert Kneschke/stock.adobe.com


Our online highlights from January to March:

Flymca with great optimism Flymca has respected all commitments with worldwide customers without any delay in its machines’ fabrication and corresponding delivery.

How manufacturers of wiring harnesses can ensure traceability With the rise of autonomous driving and electrification, manufacturers of wiring harnesses will soon be confronted with completely new quality requirements.

New process for aluminum sheathing of HV power cables Dalian Konform recently developed “SSLB500” for Shenyang Furukawa, using four feedstock rods to extrude aluminum sheathing for HV power cables.

Our online highlights from April to June:

Thomas Holzer joins the management board at Troester Troester GmbH+Co. KG announces that Thomas Holzer joined the management board of the Hanover-based company on March 1st, 2021.

Inductive conductor preheater with automatic inductor change GH Induction has developed a fully automated cable/conductor preheating system.

“Lubriscore” In order to offer customers better readability and maximum transparency of its products, Condat introduced the "Lubriscore" in 2020.

Our online highlights from July to September: 

EMVA General Assembly elects new Board of Directors The General Assembly of the European Machine Vision Association (EMVA) has elected the new Board of Directors.

Videx machine for weld-studs and threaded rod Videx is offering machines that accept weld studs or bundles of pre-galvanized bars as they come out of the coating process, separate them, count and box per customers’ request.

The legend lives on The “ZO 26” is the advanced version of the gobally successful Wafios “ZO” machines for the series production of extension springs with different loop shapes of up to 1.6mm wire diameter.

Our online highlights from October to December:   

Ultrafast-fast charging for heavy vehicles The decarbonisation of transport is an essential building block for achieving climate targets.

From sun to fuel As part of its commitment to lower CO2 emissions with the goal of becoming carbon-neutral, SMS Concast has now formed a strategic partnership with the company Synhelion.

Making full use of performance potentials The Niehoff Digital Assistant+ app developed by Maschinenfabrik Niehoff supports the users of Niehoff machinery in the areas of management, production, purchasing and maintenance.

We wish all our readers a good start into the new year and a beautiful and successful 2022!