Short explanations and definitions of the technical terms and abbreviations used on this website.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) http://www.unece.org/info/ece-homepage.html
FEM represents European manufacturers of materials handling, lifting and storage equipment http://www.fem-eur.com
Forschungskuratorium Maschinenbau e.V. Network of companies and institutions with the purpose of cooperative research http://www.fkm-net.de
Organisme de Liaison des Industries Métalliques Européennes http://www.orgalime.org/
Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau (German Engineering Federation) represents over 3,100 mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry, making it the largest industry association in Europe. www.vdma.org
The OE-A is the leading international industry association for organic electronics and printed electronics http://www.oe-a.org