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The CO2 Trapper

The CO2 Trapper

Can the world still be saved? CO2 emis­si­ons are still rising world­wi­de. What if we not only avoided cli­ma­te-dama­ging car­bon dioxi­de, but rec­lai­med it from the atmo­s­phe­re? Cra­zy idea? A…
The Idea Smith

The Idea Smith

Uli Lei­de­cker is not only a new mem­ber of Phoe­nix Contact’s manage­ment board. He is also one of the most pro­mi­nent advo­ca­tes of open plat­forms, secu­ri­ty archi­tec­tures and a holistic…
Cli­ma­tic hot flashes

Cli­ma­tic hot flashes

Two degrees are hard­ly noti­ce­ab­le to the average per­son. But while the human sen­so­ry organs care litt­le about this tem­pe­ra­tu­re incre­a­se, Mother Earth and her gas shell are get­ting migh­ty…
When the wall shakes

When the wall shakes

When Mother Earth dis­co­vers her archaic natu­re, man beco­mes very small. Ear­th­qua­kes are an ele­men­ta­ry for­ce of natu­re against which hard­ly any pro­tec­tion is pos­si­ble. It is the­re­fo­re all the…
From quar­ry to terminal

From quar­ry to terminal

If you read the few lines you find about Dirk Gör­lit­zer, you might think he is a typi­cal repre­sen­ta­ti­ve of a care­er in a flash: uni­ver­si­ty, employ­ment, top manage­ment. Not…
The torment of choice

The torment of choice

He has been with Phoe­nix Con­ta­ct sin­ce 2008, and Frank Pos­sel-Döl­ken has been a mem­ber of the manage­ment board sin­ce August 2020. What has chan­ged for the Chief Digi­tal Offi­cer…
The Buil­ding Whisperer

The Buil­ding Whisperer

Bern­hard Till­manns has a visi­on. He wants to chan­ge the buil­dings of the future. He wants to make them fle­xi­ble. Ver­sa­ti­le. Update­ab­le. And alrea­dy today! Shell con­struc­tion in various sta­ges of…
Nez­zy – the Loch Geest­land monster

Nez­zy – the Loch Geest­land monster

Until now, wind tur­bi­nes have been con­si­de­red a rock-solid affair. Ancho­red unsha­ka­b­ly in the ground, the tower, the mova­ble nacel­le and the three rotor bla­des defy the for­ces of wind…
Ren­un­cia­ti­on is no solution

Ren­un­cia­ti­on is no solution

Dr. Gun­ther Kegel is CEO of Pepperl+Fuchs AG and pre­si­dent of the Ger­man Electri­cal and Elec­tro­nic Manu­fac­tu­rers’ Asso­cia­ti­on, ZVEI. And thus, qua­si auto­ma­ti­cal­ly, a sup­por­ter of an All Electric Socie­ty.…
Turn of time

Turn of time

With the mis­si­on state­ment of the All Electric Socie­ty, Phoe­nix Con­ta­ct descri­bes its stra­te­gic ori­en­ta­ti­on for the next deca­de. Roland Bent, CTO and mem­ber of the manage­ment board of Phoe­nix…
Skil­led hands can mine gold anywhere

Skil­led hands can mine gold anywhere

In this inter­view, Gene­ral Mana­ger Pro­fes­sor Dr. Gun­ther Olesch reve­als why he atta­ches par­ti­cu­lar impor­t­ance to skil­led work, the impor­t­ance of the Phoe­nix Con­ta­ct brand when choo­sing a care­er, and…
Future Mega­watt Connector

Future Mega­watt Connector

Three at one go: We could not miss the chan­ce to talk to the two mana­ging direc­tors of Phoe­nix Con­ta­ct E‑Mobility, Micha­el Hei­ne­mann and Ralf Döh­re, as well as the…
Do you remem­ber, back in 2020 …?

Do you remem­ber, back in 2020 …?

Ima­gi­ne a con­ver­sa­ti­on in 20 years. How will we judge today’s deve­lo­p­ments in mobi­li­ty in 20 years time? How will we exp­lain terms such as traf­fic jams, gas pump nozz­les,…
You should be friends

You should be friends

And many more than just the ele­ven a foot­ball team needs! In the “it‘s OWL” know­ledge clus­ter, 200 regio­nal com­pa­nies are working tog­e­ther as a net­work to be pre­pa­red for…
Hops, malt, yeast, water … and PLCnext

Hops, malt, yeast, water … and PLCnext

This sto­ry real­ly bub­bles. And his­ses. And fer­ments. Becau­se when it comes to Manu­el Fritsch and his con­trol­lers, the result of his pro­gramming skills is a fine craft beer. Home-bre­wed.…
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