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FEM-CECE joint position on the Radio Equipment Directive – status of combined equipment

FEM, together with CECE, the construction equipment manufacturers association, submitted a joint position on  combined equipment, in preparation for the Radio Equipment Directive Guide.Both organisations request the European Commission to provide urgent clarification regarding the situation of non-radio products functioning with radio equipment (i.e. combined equipment), for which there is no consensus yet between the… Read more »

Signatories to the call for an EU industrial strategy raise to 125 in advance of EU Industry Day

On 16th February, 92 European associations – among which FEM – representing the European industry signed a Joint Declaration calling on the European Commission to adopt a proper strategy to support European manufacturers in delivering growth & jobs for Europe. 10 days later, that number rose to 125. This send a very strong signal to… Read more »

FEM is on Twitter – @FEM_EUR

Today FEM has officially launched its Twitter account @FEM_EUR. This will be your source of information on FEM’s activities, positions, events, as well as relevant EU developments on issues that affect the European materials handling, lifting and storage industry. Follow us and help us expand our community!    

FEM is on Twitter – @FEM_EUR

FEM discusses interchangeable equipment at Machinery WG meeting 9-10 November 2016

During the European Commission Machinery Working Group which took place on 9-10 November 2016 in Brussels, FEM provided comments and actively participated in the discussions on the status of inter-changeable equipment, particularly on: – paper by INAIL (Italian National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at work) on industrial trucks and equipment for handling loads –… Read more »