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Executive Board of VDMA North Rhine-Westphalia
The Executive Board of the VDMA Regional Association NRW is elected by the member companies of the region. It defines the focal points of the office's work and represents mechanical engineering in North Rhine-Westphalia vis-à-vis the media, politics and the public.
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Management News

The manufacturer of drive components, brake systems, hydraulic components and cooling systems for mechanical and plant engineering, KTR Systems GmbH, celebrates its 60th anniversary as well as its 50th anniversary as a member of the VDMA.
The VDMA NRW is adjusting its production forecast to minus two percent. At the beginning of the year, the VDMA NRW had still assumed an increase in production of one percent.
Member of the Parliament Markus Töns (SPD) talks to Dr Jan Olaf Petzold, Managing Director of GHH Fahrzeuge GmbH from Gelsenkirchen, about the importance of open markets for mechanical engineering.
SMEs need good framework conditions in order to fully exploit their digital competence. During a company visit by FDP economic policy spokesman Reinhard Houben (MdB), Kampf Schneid- und Wickeltechnik explained why.
On 15 and 16 May 2019, the VDMA NRW Managing Board met with political representatives in Berlin and discussed political developments with representatives of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia and members of the Bundestag. The topic of "reducing bureaucracy" in particular was on the agenda.
The turnover of the North Rhine-Westphalian mechanical and plant engineering industry last year reached 44.4 billion euros, exceeding the expectations of the VDMA NRW. Sales were 1.8 billion euros higher than in the previous year. For 2019, the association is forecasting nominal sales growth of 1 percent.
The VDMA NRW service portfolio offers members an overview of the activities and comprehensive offers of the regional association.
VDMA NRW Executive Board appoints Bernd Supe-Dienes, Managing Partner of Dienes Werk in Overath, as new Chairman at Ordinary General Meeting on 21 November 2018.
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Hans-Jürgen Alt
Hans-Jürgen Alt
Management VDMA NRW and ProduktionNRW
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