Issue 05/2018

EDITORIAL

Editorial 05/2018

Sustainability, more than just a trend

At this time of year, the entire staff of BFT International does a lot of traveling – visiting trade shows, meeting with customers and business partners. Recently I was in the German city of Cologne...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN

Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

PCI announces new Board Chairman and Directors

The members and board of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute announced that they have elected a new Chairman and several new directors to their 2018 board of directors. Standard Concrete...

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Rapid International

KwaMhlanga Group doubles roadwork production

Rapid International Ltd (County Armagh, Northern Ireland) has recently supplied KwaMhlanga Group (Gauteng province, South Africa) with a new Rapidmix 400CW mobile continuous concrete mixing plant for...

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B&B Attachments

Handling solutions for builders merchant

Established in 2003, MAP Building & Civil Engineering Supplies Ltd, based in Stanton by Dale, United Kingdom, is an Independent Builders Merchant specializing in the supply of heavy materials to...

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BFT INTERNATIONAL

World Cup betting game – play and win!

Beginning on 14 June the ball l will start rolling in Russia. Will Germany, the reigning world champion, be able to defend its title? Or will Brazil, Argentina, France, the European champ Portugal, or...

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UNDERGROUND CONSTRUCTION | TIEFBAU

PRECAST ELEMENT PRODUCTION | FERTIGTEILHERSTELLUNG

EUROBEND

New AMM and AKK series of mesh welding lines

According to Eurobend GmbH the company’s “AMM” and “AKK” series of innovative flexible mesh welding lines covering every mesh application are setting standards in mesh production. Both the AMM & AKK...

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EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

Messe München/AEM

Bauma Conexpo Africa now well established

The leading trade show for construction machinery, building materials machinery, mining machinery, construction vehicles, and construction equipment in Africa has with its third event successfully...

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SERVICE | SERVICE

DAFSTB/DBV

Workshop on „Waterproof concrete structures“

The WP Code of Practice of DAfStb has been published now. This is reason for the German Committee for Reinforced Concrete (DAfStb – Deutscher Ausschuss für Stahlbeton e.V.) and the German Society for...

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Patents | Patente

Insulated concrete masonry system

(11) US2018087268 (A1) (57) A insulated masonry wall system having insulation blocks between structural and face blocks to provide structures that are strong, inexpensive, avoid thermal bridges, and...

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Safety system with concrete barriers

(10) DE 20 2017 107 900 U1(22) 22.12.2017(45) 08.03.2018(57) Sicherheitssystem mit wenigstens zwei bewegbaren, neben-einander angeordne­ten Betonsperren (10) und zumindest einem Verbundmittel (12),...

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Concrete parking place element

(10) DE 20 2018 100 273 U1 (22) 18.01.2018(45) 15.03.2018(57) Betonfertigteil (10), insbesondere Be­tonparkplatzelement (12), umfassend einen Grundkörper (14) mit einer Unterseite (16), einer...

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Paver cube of block paving blocks

(10) DE 10 2008 020 834 B4(22) 25.04.2008(43) 29.10.2009 (45) 08.03.2018(57) Pflasterpaket aus Pflastersteinen aus Beton in rechteckiger Qua-derform, die auf kleinsten Ras­tereinheiten aufgebaut sind,...

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