Issue 05/2010

Content

EDITORIAL

The material of choice

The new Tyrol Department Store in Innsbruck opened its doors at the beginning of March. If one believes the press releases, the choice of material for...

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UNDERGROUND CONSTRUCTION | TIEFBAU

An innovative rehabilitation method

The pipe-in-pipe system

ú There is an urgent need for rehabilitation or complete renewal of an increasing number of water and sewage pipes due to old age and/or owing to...

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EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

Precast Show 2010 in Phoenix

Annual trade show

ú The Precast Show 2010 brought the industry’s manufacturers and suppliers to the Phoenix Convention Center Feb. 18–20, for three days of trade show...

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Patents | Patente

Patens 05

Concrete elements for creating a section of a traffic area of concrete Betonelemente zur Bildung eines aus Beton bestehenden Abschnitts einer...

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Products | Produkte

Securing of loads on a trailer for building materials

A new loading floor

ú With the new trailer for transporting building materials Ackermann has not only put on wheels a lightweight of less than three instead of the more...

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Saving costs by using refurbished production boards

Mobile calibrating system

ú Depending on the material and the kind of use, production boards made of wood or plastics wear out as a result of abrasion at the surface. Owing to...

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CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY | BETONTECHNOLOGIE

Spin-Offs | Umfeld

Study from VDMA and Management Engineers on construction site management

Potential savings, trends and strategies

ú “There is a lot of money lying on a construction site” – this is the phrase to outline the findings of the study „construction site management:...

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Production today | Produktion heute

Tilting table production in Denmark

Concrete distributor as adaptor solution

ú In the summer of 2008, the Danish family enterprise Ambercon in Støvring near Aalborg commissioned a new tilting table production plant. Avermann...

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Responding to growing infrastructure needs in Arizona

Hanson Pipe & Precast Plant El Mirage

ú Alongside the Precast show in Phoenix, Arizona a plant tour to the nearby pipe producing plant has been organized. Visitors had the chance to take a...

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Product | Produkt

Company News | Firmennachrichten

The Dream

A precasted piece of art

ú The Dream is a precast concrete sculpture over 20 m high, on the site of an old coal mine near St Helens in Lancashire, UK. It is a memorial to the...

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B.T. innovation Magdeburg

The basement as zebra

ú Klaus Hufnagl Betonwaren GmbH uses precast solid wall elements manufactured in the own factory from the bottom plate up to the roof ridge in the...

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Hunklinger stone clamp S1000

Range of applications will be extended

ú As an innovation among the stone clamps Hunklinger located in Siegsdorf, Upper Bavaria, presented the stone clamp S1000 for the first time at bauma...

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SCC | SVB