Issue 12/2017

EDITORIAL

The year in precast elements

On a hill above Gaildorf, a town located some 60 km north of the German metropolis of Stuttgart, four towers are currently rising into the sky. These are wind power plants that will be combined with a...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN

RIB SAA / FDU / Precast Software Engineering

New data standard for the precast concrete industry

At the beginning of last year, acting on the initiative of FDU, all major CAD- and MES-based software developers formed their own industry-wide working group with the objective of creating a uniform...

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ELE International

New technology for concrete and cement testing

ELE International has launched a new automatic control unit for concrete and cement testing. The ADR Touch Control Pro system brings the latest technology into the materials testing laboratory, whilst...

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PRECAST ELEMENT PRODUCTION | FERTIGTEILHERSTELLUNG

Franz Ludwig

New compact-design moisture measuring unit

The company Franz Ludwig GmbH has supplemented its range of mobile moisture measuring devices by an additional model: the FL-Profi Check Advanced. Its size takes into consideration customers’ wishes...

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CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY | BETONTECHNOLOGIE

SERVICE | SERVICE

Patents | Patente

Embedded wireless monitoring sensors

(10) EP 3 236 258 A2(22) 30.03.2017(43) 25.10.2017 Bulletin 2017/43(57) Concrete can be one of the most durable building materials where consumption is projected to reach approximately 40 billion tons...

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Molded concrete block for garden walls

(10) DE 20 2017 004 294 U1 (22) 16.08.2017(45) 12.10.2017(57) Betonformstein für Gartenmauern in Quaderform mit im versetzten Zustand zwei parallelen, senk­rechten Ansichtsseiten, zwei parallelen,...

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Concrete wall block

(11) AU2017228669 (A1) (57) A stacked concrete wall is disclosed comprising: a plurality of stacked concrete wall blocks, each wall block including a body having a front portion and a rear portion,...

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Precast Element

(10) DE 20 2015 009 439 U1(22) 13.03.2015(45) 05.10.2017(57) Stahlbetonbauteil (12‘, 12‘‘) aufweisend wenigstens einen Verbindungsabschnitt (14‘, 14‘‘) zur Ver­bindung des Stahlbetonbauteils (12‘,...

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Reinforcing element

(10) DE 10 2016 106 290 A1 (22) 06.04.2016(43) 12.10.2017(57) Die Erfindung betrifft ein Verstär­kungselement (10), insbesondere Bewehrungselement (12) zur Einlage und Lagefixierung von mindestens...

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EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

Top-Werk Group

Again great response to in-house exhibition

The engineering companies Hess Group, SR-Schindler, Prinzing-Pfeiffer, and Hess AAC Systems offered from 27 to 28 September joint presentations as Top-Werk Group for their customers and the interested...

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AUTOCLAVED AREATED CONCRETE | PORENBETON

Besser/Aircrete

AAC: Besser and Aircrete have teamed up

Besser Company and Aircrete Europe have teamed up to offer producers the opportunity to expand their product lines with Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC). Aircrete offers an innovative lightweight...

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