Issue 03/2015

Content

EDITORIAL

Need for explanation

The telephone rings in the editorial office. The caller, a journalist, has read that concrete contributes to sustainable building already now and will...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN

National Precast Concrete Association

Ty Gable to lead NPCA through 2019

The National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA) Board of ­Directors has extended President Ty Gable’s contract through 2019. Gable, a certified...

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Solidian

Textile reinforcement awarded

In January, the Innovation Prize Architecture + Construction was awarded on the occasion of the trade fair Messe Bau in Munich. The Solidian GmbH won...

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MC Bauchemie

20 years successful in Poland

In 1994, MC-Bauchemie was one of the first Western European companies to establish its own company in Poland. Starting with five employees,...

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KLB

Solid shells with insulating core

KLB, manufacturer of lightweight concrete masonry units and wall systems, offers the high-performance wall system „Trio-therm“ for functional walls:...

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Betonmarketing Deutschland

The lightweight lake house

In the German municipality Diessen am Ammersee, the architects Axel Tilch and Gisela Drexler have built a residential house that is suitable for many...

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PRECAST ELEMENT PRODUCTION | FERTIGTEILHERSTELLUNG

EVENTS | VERANSTALTUNGEN

BAU 2015

Full halls, good atmosphere

Normally, the big run takes place at the second day of the trade fair. However, at BAU 2015 visitors were already streaming through the aisles and...

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SERVICE | SERVICE

Remmers

Concrete repair with Betofix

Betofix R4, a product for repairing concrete, according to the manufacturer, provides the highest resistance to chloride ingress. This is crucial not...

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CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY | BETONTECHNOLOGIE

FINISHING | VEREDELUNG