05/06/2013 | Webnews
The Run for Life in Ditzingen, which has been held annually since 1999, is a special event. After all, the participants do not just want to achieve the fastest time. It is much rather about the distance covered. This is because each kilometer brings in donations which are defined individually prior to the race. Friends and sponsors of the runners provide the money and thus support the Muskoviszidose e.V. (an organization helping mucoviscidosis patients).
Once again, LEWA engaged at the race: the company team, which consisted of 36 runners, ran a total distance of 596.5 km and donated 1,000...
04/30/2013 | Webnews
Since 2006, Huber Verlag für Neue Medien (a publishing company) and Initiative Mittelstand (an association that represents the interests of mid-size companies) have been awarding the Industriepreis (Industry Award) to companies that offer innovative product solutions. This year, products with extraordinary technological, economic, ecologic, or societal value have been honored in 14 categories.
The competition among 1,200 applicants was hard, but LEWA managed to gain top results. The low-pressure liquid chromatography system LEWA EcoPrime received the certificate “Best of 2013” in “Production...
04/09/2013 | Webnews
At the end of March, LEWA-NIKKISO America took over Integrated Process Technologies, Inc. The Massachusetts based company specializes in engineering, design, and manufacture of high purity process systems. IPT has a proven track record of delivering design-build projects for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology markets with particular expertise in process/mechanical and process/automation systems integration.
Due to a collaborative agreement with IPT closed in 2008, Lewa's US subsidiary has been able break into the North American biopharmaceutical downstream systems markets. The acquisition...
02/26/2013 | Webnews
Triumvirate at LEWA
Stefan Glasmeyer and Dr. Martin Fiedler complete the new executive board.
Since February 1 of this year, the Pump and System Division of the Lewa-Nikkiso Group has been led by a triumvirate. The former CEO of Lewa GmbH, Bernd Stütz, already left the company at the end of 2012. On January 1, Naota Shikano took over as his successor. Shikano is now sharing responsibility for the pump and systems business of the entire group with Stefan Glasmeyer, who is responsible for sales, and with Dr. Martin Fiedler, who is head of the Operations Division.
Naota Shikano started his...
02/12/2013 | Webnews
LEWA’s international growth continues.
Most recent sign of this development is the move of LEWA Middle East to a larger location. The excellent order situation in the region as well as the increasing staff necessitated this step.
The new facility, including office building, warehouse and service area, was inaugurated and taken into service during the opening celebration on February 7, 2013.
The new address:
LEWA Middle East FZE PO Box 261900RA8SC06, Jebel Ali Free Zone Dubai, UAE
01/10/2013 | Webnews
Leonberg pump manufacturer extending its partner product portfolio
From now on, Lewa will market the progressing cavity and screw spindle pumps of Knoll Maschinenbau GmbH, allowing the company to address even more applications. Knoll will benefit from new sales channels to penetrate into entirely new markets and expand its own international presence (sales in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Austria and its subsidiaries).
Lewa and Knoll have worked actively together since the start of 2013. The cooperation enables Knoll to strengthen and expand their business on the international level. For...