Issue 07/2013

Content

EDITORIAL

The right channels

Flooding in Germany, flooding in France. Heavy rainfalls have flooded entire regions and many cities in the two European countries. The rainfall rates...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN

Holcim/Vetra

New Managing Director at Vetra

Guido Westphal-Ritter (46) was appointed sole Managing Director of the two companies Vetra Betonfertigteilwerke GmbH (in Oldenburg, Germany) and Vetra...

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Würschum

Investment for the future

After celebrating the 50th anniversary two years ago, the Würschum company based in Ostfildern (Germany) has now set the course for the future...

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Teka

High-performance turbine mixer

The mixer supplier Teka is presenting a new series: the Teka high-performance Turbine Mixers (THT). The manufacturer has developed this mixer...

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Lanxess

Elegance in black

The specialty chemicals group Lanxess has expanded its product portfolio of black pigments for coloring construction products with powder-type...

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Schöck Bauteile

Internet to go

The manufacturer of building components Schöck, located in Baden-Baden/Germany, now offers a mobile version of the Schöck website (...

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Faymonville

Weight-optimized Prefamax

The Faymonville Group has optimized its Prefamax inloader for precast concrete products. Apart from the hydraulic model there is now a lighter,...

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Lanxess

The color of money

With its “Colored Concrete Works” series of publications, Lanxess provides architects with inspiration for their work. “Numerous buildings constructed...

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Hebau/NOE/Inter-Minerals

Concrete presented at its finest

At Bauma 2013, Hebau presen­ted together with its co-opera­tion partners, Inter-Minerals and NOE, „concrete at its finest“: Hebau as an expert in...

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Kraft Curing Systems

Name change and acquisition

Kraft Energy GmbH and Kraft Energy, Inc. announced last month that their assets had been purchased by an international investment group. The company...

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Kraft Curing Systems

Quadrix II concrete curing system

The foremost goal of a curing system should be to provide a more consistent curing environment for concrete products – more consistent temperature and...

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Weckenmann Anlagentechnik

Strong sales partners worldwide

Weckenmann Anlagentechnik GmbH & Co. KG, Dormettingen/Germany has further expanded its sales network to which now cooperation partners in Australia,...

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Unitechnik Cieplik & Poppek

High-tech supports quality management

Quality assurance measures have the aim of detecting errors as early as possible in the production process. In addition, the supplied quality must be...

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EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

Patents | Patente

Prefabricated panel

(10) WO 2013/061344 Al (22) 28.10.2011 (43) 02.05.2013 (71) PENSERINI COSTRUZIONI S.R.L.; Via Mario Ricci 43, Loc. Selvagrossa, I-61122 Pesara PS...

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EDP | EDV

CONCRETE AND COLOR | BETON UND FARBE

Products | Produkte

Aptifirst

Concrete Workability Test

The CTPT 3 is a computer-controlled workability tester for fresh cement mortars and wet concrete mixes that rapidly determines true engineering...

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THOROUGHFARES | VERKEHRSFLÄCHEN

FACTORY VISIT | WERKSREPORTAGE