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Rittal at the Hanover Fair 2013

2013-04-08. Friedhelm Loh took to the stage with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin to officially open this year’s Hanover Fair (Hannover Messe).

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  • Ideal hardware cooling – whatever the location

    2013-03-25. In a data centre, the high power dissipation of current computer hardware can quickly lead to a dangerous build-up of heat. The IT climate control specialist Rittal has a reliable remedy in the form of the flexible and easily installable Liquid Cooling Package Direct Expansion (LCP DX) cooling option.

  • Rittal and ABB expand their partnership for UPS systems

    2013-03-06. Within the scope of its partner strategy for data centres, Rittal has been successfully supplying ABB’s UPS systems as an OEM version for many years. Now, Rittal and ABB have agreed to deepen their partnership on an international level – to support their growth strategies in this market segment.

  • Angela Merkel and Donald Tusk visit Rittal at CeBIT 2013

    2013-03-05. A visit to the Rittal stand at CeBIT gave German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk the chance to discover the family business’s innovative portfolio for themselves. And they were particularly impressed with one of Rittal’s latest innovations: RiMatrixS, the world’s first standardised dat

  • Rittal buys Kiesling Maschinentechnik

    2013-02-25. Kiesling Maschinentechnik is joining Rittal International. In this way, the international corporate group is expanding its expertise in the fields of switching systems and control system engineering.

  • Friedhelm Loh Group’s traditional end-of-year donation

    2013-02-18. It has become something of a tradition for owner Friedhelm Loh to join forces with employees of the Friedhelm Loh Group to collect money for a host of worthy causes in the run-up to Christmas. In 2012, a total of 180,000 euros was raised and, as in previous years, the proceeds will go to local charities.

  • Off-the-peg data centres

    2013-01-29. Today’s data centres are increasingly offering cloud-based services – location-independent and for a multitude of devices. There is a clear trend towards the “Shareconomy”, the theme of this year’s CeBIT. At this event, Rittal will be showcasing RiMatrix S.

  • Rittal sets sights on global growth

    2013-01-23. Over 320 Rittal managers from 52 countries attended a conference in the Rittal Arena in Wetzlar to map out the road to global growth for the company in 2013. A total of more than 500 million euros is to be invested in worldwide production and logistics over the next five years.

  • Powerhouses made of building blocks

    2012-12-12. Support arm systems have proven their worth as an ergonomic link between machine, operating equipment and personnel – but the demands they are subjected to are increasing all the time. The new development of Rittal's support arm range illustrates what has so far been achieved at the man-machine interface.

  • Smart ideas for faster assembly

    2012-12-03. By revising its TS 8 enclosure system, Rittal has significantly increased the assembly efficiency of its globally successful bayed enclosure. A variety of astute innovations to speed up the assembly of accessory components is now saving control and switchgear manufacturers a great deal of time and money.

  • Energy efficiency that is "Made in Italy"

    2012-10-23. Rittal is building four new production lines at its northern Italian factory in Valeggio sul Mincio to expand its international production capacity for energy-saving cooling units of the new "Blue e" generation. The investment is part of the enclosure and system provider's global growth strategy.

  • Reliable energy distribution on ships and offshore platforms

    2012-05-29. On the third Rittal “Ship and Sea” Industry Day on 10 May 2012 in Hamburg, experts gave information about reliable energy distribution in maritime applications. Among the speakers were well-known representatives from scientific organisations and companies, including Rittal.

  • When cost efficiency is decisive

    2012-05-07. Regardless whether it's for the processing of drinking water, waste water treatment or for measuring the ground water level – cost-efficient solutions are also required for customised manufacturing of switchgear in environmental technology along with rugged enclosure systems. Rittal’s CS New Basic enclosures, made of a