Hoping to industrialize a new manufacturing technology, Thyssenkrupp has opened a technology center for 3D printing or additive manufacturing. The German engineering and steel group, a major supplier to the auto industry, said it has already started making customized products from metals and plastics in a single digital process at its TechCenter Additive Manufacturing in Read More..
Martin Hoelz will take over from Klaus Hardy Muehleck as CIO of Thyssenkrupp July 1. The 47-year-old will also head the company’s Group Processes & Information Technology (GPI) unit. Hoelz has been with Thyssenkrupp since 2014. Most recently, he and Muehleck jointly headed GPI, which is tasked withÂ implementing standards and optimizing and harmonizing business processes Read More..
Information technology is crucial at ThyssenKrupp as the steel and engineering group aimsÂ to be a trailblazer for need-based management of services. ThyssenKrupp, which has a sizeable automotive division,Â is undergoing a total change process that affectsÂ working and management processes as well as IT. At the automotiveIT CongressÂ 2015Â two of the main initiators of change talked about the Read More..