EU type-approval & BREXIT: no time to lose!

FEM has submitted its response to the Commission consultation on the proposal for a Regulation complementing EU type-approval legislation with regard to the UK withdrawal from the EU(BREXIT preparedness). FEM particularly calls on the co-legislators to adopt this Regulation as quickly as possible to ensure that manufacturers and EU type-approval authorities make the necessary arrangements… Read more »

EU type-approval & BREXIT: no time to lose!

FEM speaks to MEPs about AI

FEM took part in an event organised by Orgalime and the European Forum for Manufacturing on 20 June 2018 in the European Parliament in Brussels. Entitled “Shaping a future that benefits society: AI and data in European technology industries”, the initiative aimed at fostering discussions between industry representatives and Members of the European Parliament. FEM… Read more »

FEM speaks to MEPs about AI

Orgalime spring general assembly

FEM Past President Jan van der Velden spoke at the public part of the last Orgalime general assembly meeting that took part on 12-13 June 2018 in Vilnius. FEM is an associate member of Orgalime. Jan explained how the materials handling and logistics industry addresses societal changes but also to what extent these drive industrial… Read more »

Orgalime spring general assembly

Ecodesign requirements on lighting products

FEM, CECE, CEMA and EGMF, representing manufacturers of materials handling, construction, agricultural and garden machinery, have sent a joint position on the draft Ecodesign Regulation on light sources and separate control gears. Whereas the current draft Regulation provides an exclusion for lighting products installed in motor vehicles the sectors request an extension of this exclusion… Read more »

Ecodesign requirements on lighting products