EDAG Engineering Impulses 3/2016

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Sunlight in the tank – How agile development methods help to overcome fears concerning the range of electric cars.

Solar cells on roofs have become a common sight. The sunlight absorbed is converted into electrical power, and is thus able to supply an entire house with electricity.

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From drawn long sword to vehicle development – Virtual worlds conquer the automotive industry.

With my long sword drawn, I creep through the marshes of Vizima with my hero. In my other hand, I am carrying a torch that bathes my surreal surroundings in diffuse light.

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Team spirit boosts morale - How Vanessa Raab, Sales Manager for vehicle integration handles the balancing act between customers and colleagues.

Professional success yes, but the question is: is there a special knack to it? A great many young people aspire to a career with technical or managerial responsibility. But how is it possible to achieve this aim? 

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EDAG opens new development centre at the Wolfsburg branch.

Official opening on 2nd September, 2016.

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Learning from the know-how in our own ranks – How young talents become managers.

Leadership is not everyone's thing. And talent certainly no guarantee of automatic success. Despite their abilities, junior staff need guidance and orientation to develop good leadership qualities.


Start of 43rd Training Year at EDAG!

208 engineering talents start their apprenticeships at EDAG in Germany! Opening of the new education and training centre in Fulda.

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Variant diversity made easy.

EDAG to present a demonstrator for a complete vehicle concept at the 2016 IAA for Commercial Vehicles: A clever, almost weight-neutral method of independent wheel suspension integration.

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New Office for EDAG PS Specialists in Karlsruhe.

EDAG Production Solutions GmbH & Co. KG (EDAG PS) has swapped its previous office in Baden-Baden for one in Karlsruhe.

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No second chance at a first attempt – Marriage station conversion under time pressure.

At first, the integration of a new vehicle model into an existing assembly line sounds like the everyday project life of an engineering service partner such as EDAG Production Solutions (EDAG PS). However, if only half of the time the conversion would actually require is available, then the planning team faces a very real challenge.

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