MWM Newsflash 05

05 // February 2014

Investments in speed, precision and production technology make MWM connecting rod machining fit for the future

Over the last two years, Caterpillar has expanded the Mannheim location to become a global Gas Center of Excellence. The long-term investment towards strengthening the location is also reflected in the modernization of machinery and facilities. One of the most recent investment projects encompasses the procurement of two new connecting rod machining tools for about 2.3 million euros. MWM Newsflash interviews Karl-Heinz Frank, Project Coordinator Industrial Engineering, on this topic.
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Control systems

Online CHP plant maintenance with VPN router

Remote access to plant control systems of combined heat and power plants (CHP) via the Internet is a piece of cake these days. To gain access, MWM deploys the latest in VPN channels. It is more economical for the customer than access via modem and enables secure access to the plant wherever an Internet connection is available. Alternatively the VPN can even establish its own mobile wireless data connection. more ...

Country and its people

Intergen – 50 years of experience in Italy

Speed, flexibility and customer service are the fortes of MWM's Italian representative, Intergen, the energy division of the IML Group. A reliable and top-performing partner, Intergen has installed several MWM TCG 2032 gas engines in Italy within the past few years alone. more ...


Back to the future – with the new single-cylinder engine

It was a single-cylinder gas engine that laid the cornerstone of success for automotive pioneer Carl Benz more than 130 years ago. Following this tradition, the test phase of a new MWM single-cylinder engine was launched at the end of 2013. more ...

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MWM Newsflash – The MWM Online Newsletter
Publisher: Caterpillar Energy Solutions GmbH, Carl-Benz-Str. 1, 68167 Mannheim, Germany,
Editorial offices: A00BA95AdCAdDAaEA67A-C2A98DeD3AcdAc9D7DbB3A89E67A9dC8C1A61D5B5
Editorial management: Frank Fuhrmann, Communications/Press and New Media Consultant (Responsible for content pursuant to § 55 Clause 2 RStV (German Interstate Broadcasting Agreement, V.i.S.d.P)
Editorial staff: Michael Dressler, Karl-Heinz Frank, Sabine Jürgenmeier, Aljoscha Kertesz
Photos: Copyright Caterpillar Energy Solutions GmbH, Intergen
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