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Retrofit – making quality elements that are as good as new from old pallets or formwork profiles
The Swabian plant manufacturer Weckenmann, a notable supplier to the precast industry, is characterised amongst other things by its wide range of products. Everything from one source: the traditional company develops and manufactures its entire product portfolio in-house according to this tried-and-tested corporate philosophy. The employees' sound ... 

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International Conference on Concrete Block Paving

All necessary preparations for the 12th ICCBP (International Conference on Concrete Block Paving) are in full swung currently. The conference will take place from Oct 16-19 in Seoul, Korea, with support from the Metropolitan Government of Seoul and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation, South Korea. Since the paper submission for ... 

 

 CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY

 
Powering up Hinkley Point C with ‘nuclear concrete’

EDF Energy’s Hinkley Point C is the first of a new generation of power stations to be built in the UK. It is the biggest construction site in Europe, providing 25,000 jobs over the lifetime of the project. Once operational, it will employ 900 people and generate seven per cent of the UK’s low-carbon electricity. Because of the nature of the project... 

 

 CONCRETE PRODUCTS / CAST STONE

 
Viastein starts up new plant in eastern Hungary

Viastein Kft. belongs to the Bayer Construct Group in Hungary, a 100% Hungarian-owned group that was established in 2002. In addition to industrial building shell construction, the group is involved in underground construction and hydraulic engineering projects. The first concrete paving stone plant was opened under the name Viastein as early as 2... 

 

 CONCRETE PIPES AND MANHOLES

 
CS-Beton expands product range

Nothing stays still at CS-Beton. For that reason the Czech company has invested in new plants. Since 2017 it has been working with the Capitan 1580 concrete manhole making machine and the fully automated Karibic Multi 1211 manhole ring machine from the South German manufacturer BFS Betonfertigteilsysteme. 

 

 PRECAST CONCRETE ELEMENTS

 
Brazilian Marna Pré-fabricados modernises stair production

The Brazilian Marna Pré-fabricados Group has continuously concentrated on precast element architecture since 2008. The stair production has now been extensively modernised with a Variostep stair mould 170-17 from Vollert's special product range. 

 

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