The Volkswagen Group is taking over Blackberry's European research and development centre in Bochum. With the newly founded Volkswagen Infotainment GmbH the automotive group is further expanding its expertise in the field of vehicle connectivity.
German logistics giant Deutsche Post DHL sets up an innovation park on a 20.000 m² site in Aachen. The facility will serve the testing of innovative electric mobility concepts for delivery services.
British construction machine supplier JCB is to build a EUR 25 million headquarters in Cologne to double the size of its existing facility. The new German HQ will cover more than 51,000 sq m.
Property expert Goodman develops a new logistics centre in Bergkamen for German logistics supplier DB Schenker AG. Up to 190 new jobs will be created in line with the investment.
Momentive Performance Materials, global leader in silicones and advanced materials, announced the opening of a new automotive glazing coating facility in Leverkusen. The facility will enable OEMs to test coating materials in an industrial scale setti
Bayer MaterialScience invests € 15 million to build a new production facility to recycle carbon dioxide. The facility is part of an investment volume of € 300 million that Bayer puts into its facilities at Dormagen until 2016.
Global discount supermarket chain Aldi expands its administration facilities in Mülheim and builds two new premises on a 11.500 m² site. The new buildings will serve several hundreds of employees.
In addition to its € 50 million expansion at Kleve the American pharmaceutical company Medline invests again € 25 million to build an own sterilization facility.
Phoenix Contact stärkt seine heimischen Standorte in Ostwestfalen-Lippe. Jeweils 20 Mio. € investiert das Unternehmen in ein Forschungszentrum in Blomberg sowie ein Aus- und Weiterbildungsprojekt in Schieder.
Phoenix Contact, German manufacturer of industrial automation and interconnection, invests in a new technology centre at its headquarters in Blomberg and in an advanced training facility in Schieder, in each case with EUR 20 million.