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Airlift for medical protective equipment

Business and politics are working closely together: Porsche, DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo are helping Baden-Württemberg and the Free State of Saxony to overcome the coronavirus crisis. Photo caption: Airlift for medical protective equipment (f.l.): Oliver Seidl (Chief Financial Officer at DB Schenker), Manne Lucha (Minister for Social Affairs and Integration in Baden-Württemberg), Uwe-Karsten Städter […]

Kia Motors Producing Protective Face Shields at U.S. Manufacturing Plant

….for Use by Healthcare Workers Across the Country Assembly of Personal Protective Equipment at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Expands Kia’s “Accelerate the Good” Efforts to Help People Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic In response to a nationwide shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Kia Motors today announced that production of […]

Ferrari collaboration to produce valves for respirators and fittings for protective masks

Ferrari has started to produce respirator valves and fittings for protective masks at its Maranello plant as one of its initiatives in support of health workers treating coronavirus patients. The department where car prototypes are usually built is producing these thermoplastic components using additive manufacturing technology. Some valves have been developed by Mares, a diving […]

Opel Donates around 50,000 Protective Masks to hospitals

…and welfare institutions across Germany Opel is contributing to the fight against the spread of the coronavirus by donating around 50,000 protective masks to hospitals and welfare institutions across Germany. The carmaker will give 12,000 protective masks alone to the GPR Klinikum in Rüsselsheim today. “The doctors and nurses of the GPR Klinikum are looking […]

Coronavirus: EU Commission bid to ensure supply of personal protective equipment for the EU proves successful

The joint procurement of personal protective equipment launched by the European Commission to address the coronavirus crisis has proven successful. Producers made offers covering and in some cases even exceeding the quantities requested by the Member States that take part in the procurement, for every single item requested. The joint procurement covers masks type 2 […]