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The final preparations for the EFEE 2023 are in progress. From the 10th of September to 12th of September 2023, EFEE a trade fair for explosives and blasting will take place in the Royal Dublin Society Centre. Our colleagues from TTE will share a booth with Finexplo, Shottrack and Rothenbuhler and will provide information about the latest developments in the field of our Track & Trace solution for explosives. Frank Hirthammer will also give two presentations on the following topics: 1) "A Worldwide competition for the explosives industry" and 2) "How can Track & Trace solutions contribute to reducing pollutant emissions". You will find us at our booth 43 & 50. We are looking forward to your visit!


TTE was at A-OSH in South Africa

The next successful trade fair is over. From 6th to the 8th of June 2023, the A-OSH, a trade fair around Africa's occupational health and safety, took place in Johannesburg. Together with Synertech, EpicBlue and 42Gears we shared a booth. Frank Hirthammer from TTE-Europe also gave a presentation on "Technological advancements and their appliction of security". We had the opportunity to have many interesting conversations and meet new people. A special thanks goes to Rob from Synertech for the great organization of the fair.


TTE-Europe at the A-OSH in South Africa

Final preparations for A-OSH in South Africa are in full swing and anticipation is rising. A-Osh is a trade fair  for Africa's occupational health and safety. The fair will take place from June 6-8, 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa. You will find TTE-Europe in hall 3 at booth A0, which we are running together with Synertech, 42Gears and EpicBlue. We will present our Track & Trace software for explosives. In addition, Frank Hirthammer will give a presentation on 7 June in hall 2 at 10am on the topic: "Technological advancements and their appliction in security". The presentation will focus challenges in implementing explosives tracking and tracing solutions for manufacturers and end users. We are looking forward to your visit!


TTE-Europe on Fulmination

TTE-Europe participated once again on Fulmination 2023 in Nottingham. The event took place from 18.04. - 20.04.2023 and was organised by the Institute of Explosives Engineers. We were a silver sponsor of the event and gave a presentation on the topic "Track and Trace in Europe and worldwide: Beginning, Present and Future". Besides other presentations, there was also a gala dinner. We were very pleased to meet new and familiar faces and to exchange ideas.

TTE participated on Sprengtagung Siegen

Also this year TTE-Europe GmbH participated in the Conference about Explosives from 14.04. to 15.04.2023 in Siegen.

We showed our market leading software solution for track & trace of civil explosives in combination with a selection of hardware devices. In addition, there were many presentations on the topic of blasting technology, where, among others, Gerd Nefzer (Oscar winner) spoke about his company that produces special effects for movies .

We were very happy to see many familiar faces again and had interesting conversations at our booth.

TTE-Europe is participating at Fulmination

The final preparations are underway and the anticipation is rising. From 18.04. - 20.04.2023 the Fulmination will take place in Nottingham (Great Britain). We are a Silver Sponsor of Fulmination and have our own booth at the trade fair. In addition, Marc Olbort will give a presentation on the topic: "Track and Trace in Europe and worldwide: Beginning, Present, and Future". We are looking forward to your visit!

IWA OutdoorClassics 2023 - TTE in Nuremberg

TTE-Europe GmbH participated successfully at the IWA OutdoorClassics from 2 to 5 March 2023 in Nuremberg. We presented the 34,000 trade visitors from 119 countries, our electronic gun trade book as well as the electronic gun management solution utilizing 2D barcode or RFID. 

Thereby we had the opportunity to see many familiar faces again and had many interesting conversations at our booth.

We are already looking forward to the 50th anniversary of the IWA OutdoorClassics next year.

ISEE 2023 - TTE in San Antonio


TTE-Europe GmbH participated once more on the annual conference on explosives and blasting technique on 4th till 8th of February 2023 in San Antonio, Texas. This year we were at the ISEE together with our American Partner General Data.
Again, nearly 1700 blasters, manufacturers and industry leaders visited the world’s largest conference on explosives engineering and experienced four exciting days full of innovative lectures, impressive presentations and great talks. We got in touch with many familiar faces and could speak with lots of new customers too.

We would like to say thanks to all visitors and for the very interesting conversations at our booth!


IWA OutdoorClassics 2023 - We will be there

The countdown is on:

The countdown is on: from March 2 to 5, 2023 IWA OutdoorClassics will open its doors again. We will also be there again as an exhibitor at the world's leading trade fair for hunting and shooting sports, outdoor equipment and civil security. We will be exhibiting in Hall 1 at Booth 410 and will be presenting our software solution Waffenkartei. We are looking forward to your visit and good conversations!



TTE-Europe GmbH Partners with General Data

New partnership expands TTE track & trace solutions for explosives in US and Canadian markets


Dresden –January 5, 2023 – General Data Company, Inc., ( a leading manufacturer and provider of labeling, packaging, barcode identification, tracking, data management and equipment service products and solutions, has announced a new strategic partnership with TTE-Europe GmbH ( of Dresden, Germany, a developer of track & trace and data storage solutions for the explosives industry. TTE has awarded General Data “Premium Partner” status for the US and Canadian markets, authorizing General Data to provide full sales and technical support for both hardware and software components of TTE’s explosives track & trace solutions.

TTE’s track & trace solution for explosives is one of the market leaders worldwide for comprehensive end-to-end identification, tracking and chain-of-custody for explosives manufacturers, assemblers, distributors, shippers and end users. Using barcode identification and tracking technologies including barcode labels, printers, scanners, and mobile computers, the TTE track & trace software can identify, track and trace explosives and components through the entire supply chain.

General Data's many years of experience providing comprehensive industrial track & trace solutions will provide valuable insight and expertise for the US and Canadian explosives industry. General Data’s capabilities cover all phases of track & trace solutions, including:

  • Equipment specification and installation, including barcode scanners, mobile computers and tablets, barcode label printers, wireless network infrastructure, and RFID.
  • Labeling and identification solutions.
  • Software installation, customization, integration and support.
  • Factory-certified equipment service and support.

"We were looking for a new partner to serve the U.S. and Canadian markets, providing high-quality support to our existing customers and invigorating new customer business. Therefore, we are very pleased to have gained a new highly competent strategic partner in General Data,” said Frank Ille, Managing Director of TTE Europe GmbH. “This partnership with General Data represents a milestone for continuing our business in the USA and Canada.”

“We are truly excited for the opportunity to bring TTE’s track & trace solutions to more companies in the US and Canadian explosives industry,” stated Peter Wenzel, President and CEO General Data. “It is a very powerful solution, and combined with General Data’s vast experience and capabilities with industrial track & trace solutions, we will be able to provide US and Canadian customers the top-level products and support they need to ensure visibility and accountability throughout the explosives supply chain.”

About General Data Company, Inc.

Headquartered in Cincinnati OH, General Data’s labeling, coating, packaging, identification, printing, tracking, data management and printer service solutions enable companies in diverse industries to streamline operations, improve process visibility, strengthen customer relationships and elevate their brand. General Data has manufacturing, sales and service locations throughout the US.

About TTE-Europe GmbH

Headquartered in Dresden, Germany, TTE-Europe GmbH develops solutions for tracking and tracing of civil explosives. TTE’s solutions are complete packages of software, matching techniques and continuous services. TTE is represented through an international partner network, providing the best service in the national language to the customer and also enabling to respond individually to different requirements of a country and the special areas of the client.


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