US electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian is actively recruiting new employees at its R&D center in Belgrade, Serbia, BalkanEngineer.com has learned from Ekapija.com. It is the company's only engineering center outside North America.
US-based multinational computer technology company Oracle has opened a regional centre in the central Serbian city of Kragujevac, from which it will provide IT cloud services to global users. BalkanEngieer.com.
French energy producer Engie SA has started construction of an 8.6 MWp solar farm in southern Romania to help building materials manufacturer Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA meet local energy requirements.
The young Bulgarian company for the production of airships Niki Rotor Aviation plans to expand its production of carbon components and assembly near Pravets in the next 3 years.
Dutch solar project developer and asset owner Photon Energy Group has completed two solar PV projects in Romania with a total capacity of 9.5 MWp. BalkanEngineer.com has learned this from Pv-tech.org
Romanian FMCG distribution and logistics company Aquila said it plans to invest EUR12.7 million (USD13.9 million) in 2023, BalkanEngineer.com has learned from SeeNews.com.
Japanese medical equipment manufacturer Pentax Medical is expanding its production capacity in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, with a new investment of more than BGN 10 million, BalkanEngineer.com has learned from Economic.bg.
German drug packaging and drug delivery systems manufacturer Gerresheimer is to invest more than €126 million in the construction of a factory for medical glass and syringe products in Skopje.
German company Bizerba, which develops and markets weighing and slicing technologies, has opened a factory in Valevo, Serbia. Work on the facility began in March last year, when it was announced that around 400 employees.
Imports of machinery, equipment and spare parts, a direct indicator of investment in the Albanian economy, increased by 4.1% in the first quarter of the year, reaching 47.9 billion Albanian lek.