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Job-Shadow day 2014033131 March 2014

As a part of our CSR activities, we are pleased to welcome two students at HITEC Luxembourg today. In the frame of the Job Shadow Days, organised by the Jonk Entrepeneuren Luxembourg asbl and FEDIL, the Luxembourg business federation, the students will have an insight in our company's business activities and working methods.

For more information please visit: CSR at HITEC Luxembourg and http://www.jonk-entrepreneuren.lu/.

 

 


 

1CSR Label8 March 2014

HITEC Luxembourg S.A. re-certified for its Corporate Social Responsibility - Company awarded with Luxembourg ESR label by Luxembourg INDR

HITEC Luxembourg S.A., the Luxembourg based company, was re-certified with the label ESR (Entreprise Socialement Responsable) by the Institut national pour le développement durable et la responsabilité sociale des entreprises (INDR) of the Luxembourg Union of Enterprises (Union des Entreprises Luxembourgeoises - UEL). This label certifies that HITEC Luxembourg operates all of its activities in a corporate social responsible manner.

For further information, download our press release: DE / EN / FR

 


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21 January 2014

EBA 2013.14 National Public champion logoHITEC Luxembourg is voted National Public Champion for Luxembourg in prestigious European Business Awards

HITEC Luxembourg has been named as the National Public Champion for Luxembourg in the 2013/2014 European Business Awards sponsored by RSM international following the first round of the public vote.
The European Business Awards is an independent Awards programme designed to recognise and promote excellence, best practice and innovation in the European business community.

In the 1st phase of public voting, over 70,980 votes were received for the video entries, and HITEC Luxembourg got the highest number of votes for Luxembourg. It was chosen out of 375 other businesses, and is one of 30 National Public Champions announced today from countries across Europe.

The second public voting phase runs until 25 March 2014 and will result in the company from across Europe with the most votes being announced as the European Public Champion at a Gala Event on 27 May 2014 in Athens.

Yves Elsen, Managing Partner & CEO states: "Being able to call on over 45 multidisciplinary professionals from various industrial and technological backgrounds, HITEC Luxembourg has a unique and successful approach to innovative solutions and products which allows the company to cover a great portfolio for multiple industries and to deliver future-proof solutions to our partners and clients.We are extremely proud to be named the National Public Champion of Luxembourg, the European Business Awards is widely recognised as the showcase for Europe's most dynamic companies. We are now looking forward to the next round and would like to encourage as many people as possible to visit our video and vote for us."

HITEC Luxembourg S.A., a 100%-owned Luxembourg company, has developed its business activities in the field of innovative and quality products and services. Quality management and assurance, corporate social responsibility and environmental friendly business are the basis for sustainable growth and long-term partnerships with our stakeholders. The company offers high technology, value-added solutions covering multiple business areas: satellite ground segment technology; customer-specific and standard equipment for testing and measuring of physical properties; engineering; consulting; software & ICT development and project management. HITEC Luxembourg serves private and public sector customers at a national and international level in more than 30 countries worldwide.

The European Business Awards connect the best in Europe across borders, business size and sector and celebrate excellence, innovation, entrepreneurship and best practice. For more information and review the video entries please visit: http://www.businessawardseurope.com/vote/detail/luxembourg/8283


26 November 2013

emergency.lu provides vital communication capabilities to the Philippines - Luxembourg built communication platform supports international NGOs in dealing down the aftermaths of Typhoon Haiyan

7th November 2013 - the day when one of the most powerful storms ever recorded slammed into the central islands of the Philippines. The typhoon caused catastrophic destruction. According to estimations, about 11 million people have been affected and many have been left homeless.
Only a few days after the storm hit the islands and in the frame of the support by the international community, four emergency.lu team members from the Luxembourg Civil Protection flew to the Philippines – and with them three emergency.lu rapid deployment kits.

For further information, download our press release: DE / EN / FR

 


 

Meet us at the International Rubber Expo!

The International Rubber Expo (http://www.rubber.org/international-elastomer-conference) will be held in Cleveland, OH on 7 - 10 October.

Our technical expert will be at Booth 730 to meet you, to answer your questions and to discuss with you your relevant issues. Please take a moment and drop by, or if you’d like to set up a meeting with us in advance, please email us - we will make sure to arrange it for you. We look forward to meeting you at the event!

For more information download our booklet about our products for the rubber testing and carbon black industry here.


17 September 2013

Minister Martine Hansen visits antenna integration site - HITEC Luxembourg S.A. presents innovative limited motion satellite ground antenna procured under an ESA programme for the EDRS mission

Minister for Higher Education and Research Martine Hansen visited today the integration site of HITEC Luxembourg at the Ameco Facilities in Bissen/Luxembourg. The Minister and her delegation could witness the ongoing integration of EDRS (European Data Relay Satellite System) antenna systems. EDRS - an ESA co-funded project together with its private partner EADS - is the European network of geostationary satellites which acts as a gateway between Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites and ground stations. The system will allow its LEO satellites to deliver data continuously in broadband quality, even with no line-of-sight to their respective ground stations. EDRS will offer new opportunities in data acquisition and delivery following disasters and foster new applications in the field of environmental protection, security and weather forecasting.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR  and Pictures of the event on the Facebook site of HITEC Luxembourg S.A.


29 July 2013

Discover our newest video presenting our rubber testing instruments here.

25 June 2013

Watch our brand new company movie to discover our products and services!


18 June 2013

HITEC Luxembourg presents “Made in Luxembourg” satellite solutions at the 50th International Paris Air Show - Innovative satellite communication systems at the Pavilion of Luxembourg

Luxembourg / Paris, 18 June 2013: The world's largest event dedicated to the aviation and space industry is being held at the Parc des Expositions Paris, Le Bourget on 17-23 June, 2013. HITEC Luxembourg is invited to participate to the Pavilion of Luxembourg organized by the Luxembourg Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade located in Hall 2B, Stand E52. [...]

HITEC Luxembourg will exhibit its NoSaCo® Rapid, a nomadic satellite communication system, which has recently been labeled “Made in Luxembourg”. The system is in use with major international organizations and one of the first satellite products awarded with the label “Made in Luxembourg”. The award of the label constitutes a proof of the added value, which is contained in these high-technology products that are designed and manufactured in Luxembourg.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR


12 June 2013

Always wanted to know more about our activities in the satellite ground segment? Watch our brand new video here!


Meet us at the 50th International Paris Air Show!

The world's largest event dedicated to the aviation and space industry, the 50th International Paris Air Show (http://www.paris-air-show.com/), will be held at the Parc des Expositions Paris-le Bourget on 17-23 June, 2013.  

Our technical experts will be at Hall 2B Stand E52 to meet you, to answer your questions and to discuss with you your relevant issues. Please take a moment and drop by, or if you’d like to set up a meeting with us in advance, please email us - we will make sure to arrange it for you. We look forward to meeting you at the event!

For more information download our booklet about our products and services for the satellite ground segment here.


14 May 2013

HITEC Luxembourg will be present at the 4th European Civil Protection Forum in Brussels, 15-16 May 2013. For more information please visit: http://ec.europa.eu/echo/partners/civil_protection/forum2013_en.htm


03 May 2013

Made in transparent 1HITEC Luxembourg S.A. announced today that its rubber testing equipment product line has been labelled "Made in Luxembourg" by the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce.

These products in the field of rubber industry testing are used worldwide with all major producers of carbon black and rubber goods. Over 100 industrial customers in over 30 countries rely on the performance of instruments "Made in Luxembourg".

HITEC Luxembourg will be present at the Foire de Printemps in Luxembourg from 03 till 10 May at the booth of the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (hall 9B, stand 29) with one of these testing instruments on display.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR


14 March 2013

HITEC Luxembourg helps to make Alpine Search and Rescue missions more efficient and secure with innovative software and hardware solutions in use with mountain rescue services in Italy and Slovenia

Mountains are fascinating many people. Whether it might be climbing, hiking or skiing - this impressive landscape offers a high recreational value. Nevertheless, each year one can read from reports of mountain rescue operations in the newspapers. People have an incident while climbing, do not return from a hike or are caught in avalanches. In all these situations mountain rescue and civil protection units are on disposal to rescue people. The time to locate a missing person that is possibly injured is critical. Coordination of teams and optimization of the search are essential - especially when it comes to cross-border operations. [...]

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR / IT

 

Update 21 March 2013:

TV report from the AlpSAR conference (starting at min 17): click here.

The PCRAFVG has setup a webpage with information from the conference.


17 January 2013

HITEC Luxembourg will be present at the 7th India Rubber Expo and Tyre Show. The exhibition will take place from 22nd to 24th January, 2013 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India.

Visit us at stand E11! For more information:http://indiarubberexpo.in


20 November 2012

HITEC Luxembourg S.A. is proud to announce the receipt of the special prize for SME of the Prix de l’innovation de la Fedil - Business Federation Luxembourg – Promotion 2012 for its solution Public Safety Suite – NoSaco & DISP.

The award acknowledges the innovative solutions developed by HITEC Luxembourg.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR


18 September 2012

HITEC Luxembourg S.A., the Luxembourg based engineering and technology company, announced today that it has been selected for provisioning four antenna systems as part of the satellite ground stations to monitor and control the EDRS satellite network. The project is led by SES TechCom as a subcontractor to DLR (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt). DLR recently signed a contract with Astrium to furnish major parts of the ground segment. The contract with HITEC Luxembourg includes the design, manufacturing and on-site installation of the antennas at key sites in Germany, UK and Belgium.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR


24 July 2012

The project AlpSAR (Alpine Search and Rescue for Slovenia and Italy) released some videos capturing the first field exercise which took place in Kranjska Gora (Slovenia) and Travisio (Italy). The videos explain the planning of the exercise, the different applications and systems used as well as the benefits the solution.

The project will improve the collaboration between both Slovene and Italian mountain rescue services according to the signed protocol to improve the national and international coordination of search missions caused by avalanches as well as missing or injured people in the Alpine mountains. HITEC Luxembourg is providing software applications and satellite systems which will allow for a better collaboration between the two countries.

The videos are accessible via: www.alpsar.eu 


03 July 2012

HITEC Luxembourg Managing Partner & CEO honoured by Deutsche Bank Luxembourg Foundation

Yves Elsen, Managing Partner & CEO of HITEC Luxembourg, was honoured by the "Stiftung zur Förderung der deutsch-luxemburgischen Zusammenarbeit auf dem Gebiet der Wissenschaft" of Deutsche Bank Luxembourg SA. It is the first time that this prize has been awarded to an outstanding engineer, entrepreneur and stakeholder in the Luxembourg research and development community.

Prof. emeritus Dr. Pierre Seck, Vice Chairman of the Foundation, stated in his laudation, that the selection of Yves Elsen is based on the unique combination of technological, economical and entrepreneurial competencies which has fostered the German-Luxembourg cooperation in research and development.

In his response, Yves Elsen illustrated and underlined the importance of systematically linking innovation, technology, development, cooperation and entrepreneurship to provide state-of-the-art products and services. Such a combination provides SME's with a sustainable business model.

The foundation for the promotion of German-Luxembourg cooperation in the field of sciences was established by the Deutsche Bank Luxembourg S.A. Since its inception in 1995, the prize has been awarded eight times.


25 June 2012

SES TechCom S.A., a subsidiary of SES, and HITEC Luxembourg S.A., the Luxembourg based engineering and technology company delivered today an In Orbit Testing (IOT) ground station to DLR, the German Aerospace Center. Part of the IOT ground station is a high end, high precision full-motion antenna delivered by HITEC Luxembourg S.A.

The IOT station, located in Weilheim, Germany, was inaugurated in the presence of François Biltgen, member of the Luxembourg government and Minister for Higher Education and Research, a delegation from the Luxembourg Ministry as well as State Secretary Peter Hintze, member of the German federal government. The visit is a great honour for the project consortium and a chance to demonstrate the work done in the field of space technology in Luxembourg. The project led by SES TechCom with the support of HITEC Luxembourg as the key antenna supplier included the design, manufacturing, and on-site installation of the antenna and the IOT system including the related training of personnel.

Download complete press release: DE / EN / FR


30 May 2012

As a part of our CSR activities, we are pleased to welcome three students at HITEC Luxembourg from 30th to 31st May 2011. In the frame of the Engineering Trainee Days, organised by the Jonk Entrepeneuren Luxembourg asbl and l’Association Luxembourgeoise des Ingénieurs (l’ALI), the students will have an insight in our company's business activities and working methods. The project aims to motivate young students to get interested into engineering and the work environment of technology and applied sciences. For more information please visit: CSR at HITEC Luxembourg and http://www.jonk-entrepreneuren.lu/.


 

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