Issue 07/2014

Content

EDITORIAL

Music from Brussels

At the end of May, the citizens of the European Union (EU) elected a new Parliament. Voter turnout could have been higher. For all the criticism of...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN

Masa

Heaton leaves after 44 years

Masa’s long-time partner in the UK and Ireland, Michael C. Heaton, says goodbye to the active professional life after 44 years in the building...

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BASF

New head of Construction Chemicals division

Effective September 1, 2014, Ralf A. Spettmann, currently Senior Vice President, Pigments & Resins Europe, Ludwigshafen, will become President of the Construction Chemicals operating division headquartered in Ludwigshafen. Spettmann succeeds Dr. Tilman Krauch, who will take up a new position at another company. Spettmann obtained an economics degree and began his career in 1992 at Boston Consulting Group, where he held Partner, Vice President and Director positions. He joined BASF in 2006, initially in the role of Group Vice President, Acrylics and Superabsorbents. In 2009, he became Senior Vice President, Fuel and Lubricant Solutions; from 2012, he has been Senior Vice President of the...

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Faymonville

Service station in Russia

The Russian market is one of the Faymonville Group’s, a leading manufacturer of semi-trailers for heavy haulage transport, priorities. In Noginsk near...

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PRECAST ELEMENT PRODUCTION | FERTIGTEILHERSTELLUNG

EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

Media Globe

CTT: The market is humming

At the CTT 2014, there was no other topic that was dealt with such respectful silence than the military confrontation and the continuing conflict...

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SERVICE | SERVICE

Basin of modular construction

(10) DE 10 2012 021 795 A1 2014.05.08 (22) 08.11.2012 (43) 08.05.2014 (71) Benno Drössler GmbH & Co. Bauunternehmung KG, 57080, Siegen, DE (57) Zusammenfassung: Die Erfindung betrifft ein flüssigkeitsdichtes Becken (1) in Modulbauweise bestehend...

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Precast construction element

(10) DE 10 2012 021 793 A1 2014.05.08 (22) 08.11.2012 (43) 08.05.2014 (71) Hieber, Alexander, 86441, Zusmarshausen, DE (57) Zusammenfassung: Um bei...

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CONCRETE AND COLOR | BETON UND FARBE

Holcim

Colored from wall to floor

The Budapest Bisztró – a restaurant established in 2012 in an existing building in the heart of the Hungarian capital – captures the attention of its...

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CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY | BETONTECHNOLOGIE

FACTORY VISIT | WERKSREPORTAGE