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2019 Summer School - Interview with Professor Gabriele Centi

2019 Summer School - Interview with Professor Gabriele Centi

We are in a transition, the energy transition to a sustainable economy. The gradual (but not slow) transition from an economy based exclusively on fossil fuels to one based on minimal use of resources and carbon neutral impact emissions responsible for climate changes that undermine the health of the planet Earth and its inhabitants. [...]

The New Frontier Overseas

The New Frontier Overseas

Investments in technological startups, leadership in the fertilizer industry, and agreements with world players such as the EXXON. In the United States, Maire Tecnimont is the protagonists of the new petrochemical revolution with strategies that point at green chemistry.   [...]

Exporting engineering to Azerbaijan

Exporting engineering to Azerbaijan

Thanks to its technology-driven expertise, Maire Tecnimont is expanding its presence in the Caucasus and around the Caspian Sea. [...]

A Future of Collaborative Robotics

A Future of Collaborative Robotics

In order to develop robots that interact with humans, engineers and researchers need to forge the competences of artificial intelligence with disciplines such as medicine, psychology, neuroscience and linguistics. [...]

Business in Russia - Without prejudice

Business in Russia - Without prejudice

A world of intercultural relations lurks behind the activities of Project Amurski. It’s about soft skills, the ability to adapt to a language, a climate and its environment [...]

Chemistry as an economic “barometer”

Chemistry as an economic “barometer”

According to the “Focus” published by SACE, a system approach is key to face international challenges in the global petrochemical [...]

Smart working on the rise in large enterprise

Smart working on the rise in large enterprise

A study by the Milan “Politecnico” University points to the increasing popularity of telecommuting. The Maire Tecnimont Group has received the “Smart Working Award 2018" [...]

6 Books to understand Innovation

6 Books to understand Innovation

Legitimate fears or extraordinary opportunities? Philosophers, futurologists and Silicon Valley workers have opened a window onto the backstage of the knowledge economy. [...]

Technology Promoting Construction Site Safety

Technology Promoting Construction Site Safety

From smart helmets to drones and wearable sensors, here are the digital tools that make work secure and keep workers safe [...]

Innovating is better than curing

Innovating is better than curing

Digital transformation is successfully changing business models and the very structure of value chains with a new impact on enterprise processes, organization and culture. [...]

Italy and India: united by culture

Italy and India: united by culture

Celebrating the Diwali Festival provides an opportunity for integration amongst our Group’s different peoples. [...]

The rule of sustainable business

The rule of sustainable business

On January 31, 1999, Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the United Nations, officially invited the leaders of the world economy to sign a "Global Pact" to tackle the most critical aspects of globalization. [...]

Avant-garde engineering

Avant-garde engineering

Engineering is one of the strengths of our country: it has contributed - and continues to do so - to the innovation of Italian civil and industrial culture, in particular with regards to plant engineering, oil services and more. [...]

The blue ocean of innovation

The blue ocean of innovation

Innovation? It needs connections, contamination, debate and collaboration. [...]

Antifragile as an opportunity

Antifragile as an opportunity

Nassim Nicholas Taleb explains how antifragility is an entrepreneurial resource [...]

What if the challenge is cross-cultural?

What if the challenge is cross-cultural?

Valuing diversity is a success factor for companies: synergies are created and the business grows [...]

Leadership styles

Leadership styles

How business results depend on people's attitudes [...]