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Umex Constanța to undertake construction projects

The Romanian port operator Umex Constanța will start working on two construction projects, located in the seaside Port of Constanța. Recently, the port operator borrowed 37 million EUR from the Dutch lender Cooperatieve Rabobank, in order to finance its projects. Specifically, Umex Constanța received two separate loans, which will be used to finance the acquisition […]

Automotive Logistics Summit welcomes in Timișoara professionals from Eastern Europe

The second edition of Automotive Logistics Summit event will soon welcome important automotive manufacturers, logistics, transport, material handling, packaging and software providers for the automotive industry from Romania and Eastern Europe. Scheduled to take place on February 23rd, in Romania’s Western city of Timișoara, the Automotive Logistics Summit 2017 is a regional gathering of important […]

Elmas launches the first forklift upcycling center in Romania

On the 16th of June 2016, ElmasBrașov, a key player on the Romanian material handling market, launched the first upcycling center for forklifts in Romania. For this new line of business, the company invested 700.000 euro and is expanding its service portfolio in the material handling segment. By introducing this innovative concept on the industrial […]

M&A season for KION Group: the company acquires Dematic

One year after announcing the acquisition of the Belgian automation specialist Egemin Group in May 2015 for 72 million euros and Retrotech in February 2016, KION Group makes another important and surprising addition to its portfolio by including the Dematic, a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. […]