LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETE | LEICHTBETON Infra-lightweight concrete (ILC)

Virtually an all-rounder among the concretes

Research on infra-lightweight concrete as a monolithic and thermal-insulating construction material is conducted at the Chair of Conceptual and Structural Design at Technische Hochschule Berlin headed...

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ANCHORING AND REINFORCEMENT TECHNOLOGY | BEFESTIGUNGS- UND BEWEHRUNGSTECHNIK POHLCON

Anchor channels with bolts for dynamic loads

The movements caused by dynamic loads of attachment parts are increased if a hole clearance exists around the fastening element. The movements have an unfavorable effect both in the long term and in...

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PRECAST ELEMENT PRODUCTION | FERTIGTEILHERSTELLUNG

European success in Alsózsolca, Hungary

Based on the quantity of placed concrete SW Umwelttechnik Magyarország Kft. is the biggest manufacturer of concrete units in Hungary, whose legal predecessors have been manufacturing concrete,...

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ANCHORING AND REINFORCEMENT TECHNOLOGY | BEFESTIGUNGS- UND BEWEHRUNGSTECHNIK PEIKKO

Bolted connections for a huge warehouse in Spain

Booming online business requires investments in the logistics infrastructure. Amazon meets the growing demand with a 100,000 m2 warehouse.A soon-to-be logistics hub to serve in the Madrid area, the...

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ANCHORING AND REINFORCEMENT TECHNOLOGY | BEFESTIGUNGS- UND BEWEHRUNGSTECHNIK FILIGRAN TRÄGERSYSTEME

Punching shear reinforcement with increased bond resistance

Flat slabs with lattice girders as semi-precast construction system feature horizontal composite joints between the semi-precast concrete slabs and the in-situ concrete topping. Both the punching...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN RAPID INTERNATIONAL

New Rapid pan concrete mixer doubles outputs

Rapid International, recently supplied Eco Readymix, one of the UK’s largest ready-mix concrete, mortar and floor screed suppliers, with a new R3000 3.0m3 Rapid pan concrete mixer. The new concrete...

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NEWS | NACHRICHTEN ELKON

Elkoblock 36M machine for Sierra Leone

Country’s one of the biggest road construction company first met with Elkon in 2015 by their purchase of Elkomix-35 Quick Master compact type concrete plant and Elkopomp-S45 trailer type concrete...

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