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More Technology, Closer Connection: Bilfinger in Transition

  August 2019

Globalization and digitization are turning the process manufacturing industry upside down, the impacts of which can also be felt by industry service providers such as Bilfinger: consolidations, a lack of specialists, and digital restructuring make

Series: Innovative Start-Up Solutions for Industry 4.0

  August 2019 / Kaessra Schneeberger, Senior Consultant

To ensure maintenance becomes more efficient, teams of scientists are in the process of developing and testing a variety of innovative technologies. We introduce some of the latest

Big Investment, Low Returns

  August 2019 / Dirk Frame, Partner Europe

T.A. Cook partner Dirk Frame has been involved in investment decision-making globally for over 30 years across a number of sectors and sees many opportunities for companies to

Test your metal

  August 2019 / Maximilian Tan, Senior Manager

Metallurgical companies are facing challenges to compete with cost-efficient players. Their electricity demand, and therefore costs, are very high, and raw material prices are volatile. Put simply, it’s easy to burn

Investing in Expertise

  June 2019 / Maren Stieler, Director HR

In the age of specialist shortages, a clear strategy for Human Resources is core when it comes to retaining your own employees and therefore their expertise as well as recruiting and integrating new experts. Maren

One Woman, Two Worlds

  May 2019

The technological transition demands a great deal from companies and employees. To ensure the transformation to Industry 4.0 is a success, consultants now need to create a balance between the present and future. Katja

Digitale Transformation - der Mensch im Mittelpunkt

  April 2019

At the established TAR Annual Meeting, executives, project managers and specialists met to discuss the current challenges in turnaround management. All participants agreed: If you

A Great Place to work

  April 2019

T.A. Cook has this year received an award from Great Place to Work® as one of the best employers in the consulting industry, and is also considered to be one of the best employers

20 Years of Innovation

  March 2019

Technological development in maintenance creates many new options and room for maneuver. Many companies are exploiting the opportunities provided by digitization in order to

The experts in the T.A. Cook study were 80% correct

  March 2019

In 2009, researchers from T.A. Cook asked a large number of business leaders, production managers, plant and TAR managers at petrochemical facilities as well as service providers