EU Innovative Industry - 2010

Type: Stockshots [short]   Reference: I-067455   Duration: 10:07:18  Lieu:
End production: 27/10/2010   First transmission: 27/10/2010
On 28/10/2010, Antonio Tajani, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, will present a Communication on a renewed industrial policy. Reinforcing the EU’s strengths in producing high quality goods will be crucial for economic recovery and for putting Europe on a path towards resource efficiency and sustainability. The Communication aims to improve the framework conditions for European industry and facilitate the transformation towards a low carbon economy, mastering globalization and innovation. The Commission will also present the Competitiveness Report 2010 and a report on Member States competitiveness performance and policies. To illustrate this, the European Commission's audiovisual service is producing a video stockshots which covers: - production of off-shore components (Germany) - innovative textile production (Spain). Nordseewerke used to be a very busy shipyard until recession hit production badly. Nowadays, the docks are used for maintenance and repair of existing ships. New ships are no longer built in Emden. However, through a business agreement between Thyssen and SIAG all jobs will be kept in the city thanks to new activities on the site: the production of off-shore windmills by SIAG components by the Siag-group. Thyssen stays with as repairing company for ships and all other workers are employed by SIAG Nordseewerke. The construction of steel towers for off-shore wind turbines will start in 2011. The know-how of the workers in steel construction will thus be used for a new and promising production of renewable energy. Nordseewerke is a perfect site for this activity: production of all components at one location combined with a port of lading at the premises helps reduce costs. In a globalised era, this is a competitive advantage. Textil Santanderina works mainly in clothes. It is a good example of a company which has innovated through the years, researching different textiles and fabrics, to adapt to globalization in a very competitive sector. Textil Santanderina centres are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, in order to guarantee excellent quality standards for pure and blended yarns. The spinning works in Cabezón de la Sal, the largest in Spain, is a modern working environment in a traditional, almost rural setting.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Credits and title 00:00:19
10:00:19 Title 00:00:00
10:00:19 1. NORDSEEWERKE, EMDEN, GERMANY 00:04:00
10:00:24 General view of the city of Emden, Germany 00:00:04
10:00:29 A busy street in Emden 00:00:05
10:00:34 Street sign: "Stadt Emden" with traffic 00:00:05
10:00:39 Nordseewerke: general view 00:00:04
10:00:44 Nordseewerke: main crane 00:00:04
10:00:49 View of the former shipyard: cranes, boat under repair in a dry dock (3 shots) 00:00:14
10:01:03 Workers walking (3 shots) 00:00:14
10:01:17 Forklift moving equipment, steel drill 00:00:05
10:01:22 Maintenance and repair workshop: wide shot 00:00:04
10:01:27 Steel drill 00:00:05
10:01:32 Empty dry dock: wide shot 00:00:05
10:01:37 Pan shot from the town to the plant 00:00:11
10:01:49 Entrance of the main production hall (empty) (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:01:59 The 100-metre long hall which will host the production line of towers for offshore wind turbines 00:00:04
10:02:04 The new hall for the future production line, under construction (3 shots) 00:00:21
10:02:25 Roof construction of the new hall, with crane holding steel girder (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:02:35 Quality control team on steel plates 00:00:04
10:02:39 Quality control team worker controlling a steel plate (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:02:51 8 metre long steel plates moving up to cranes 00:00:09
10:03:01 Giant steel rings, parts of an offshore tower for wind turbine (prototype) 00:00:04
10:03:05 Welding a giant steel ring (2 shots) 00:00:13
10:03:19 Close shot on crane 00:00:04
10:03:24 Employees working on giant steel rings (7 shots) 00:00:36
10:04:00 Wind turbines (on shore) (3 shots) 00:00:19
10:04:20 Title 00:00:00
10:04:20 2. TEXTIL SANTANDERINA, CABEZÓN DE LA SAL, SPAIN 00:03:10
10:04:25 View of the town of Cabezón de la Sal, Spain 00:00:04
10:04:30 Street sign: "Cabezón de la Sal" 00:00:05
10:04:35 View of the town of Cabezón de la Sal, Spain 00:00:05
10:04:40 Textil Santanderina works in its rural setting (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:04:50 The new production plant 00:00:05
10:04:55 Small crane moving yarn (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:05:07 Yarn fibres being rolled and spun (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:05:16 Views of spinning works (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:05:32 Fine chord on rolls (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:05:47 Worker watching rolling process and production of cloth 00:00:11
10:05:59 Loom machine: details (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:06:09 Control panel 00:00:04
10:06:14 High tech machine 00:00:05
10:06:19 Worker checking computer screen, monitoring machines (4 shots) 00:00:21
10:06:40 Forklift, wide shot of production line 00:00:05
10:06:45 Cloth being folded 00:00:04
10:06:50 Women conducting quality control (5 shots) 00:00:28
10:07:18 Copyright 00:00:11
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