Kerakoll is the world leader in GreenBuilding products and services’ sector; the method of building characterised by healthy buildings which are built with technologies that are eco-friendly, naturally breathable and with high levels of energy efficiency, acoustic comfort and seismic efficient. Thanks to its investments in Green Research and GreenBuilding, Kerakoll is transforming the building envelope from a simple architectural element to a new habitat where people can live more comfortably and in harmony with nature.
Kerakoll has roughly 1,350 employees, and receive 45% of its turnover from abroad. It is currently directly represented in 12 countries: Italy, Spain, Poland, Greece, France and India which all have production plants, while UK, Croatia, Germany, Portugal, USA and UAE are sales companies.
EuLA, the European Lime Association, is the voice of the European lime sector, and provides technical, scientific and administrative support to its members on non-commercial issues including:
- Managing horizontal sectorial issues of common concern including sustainable development, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health & Safety, Environmental Protection, Energy, Communications and end-of-use product legislation
- Promote the interests of the European lime industry in all non-commercial issues
- Speak with one voice on scientific and technical dossiers
- Advocate the benefits of lime
- Provide its members with competent assistance to address complex legislative framework.
- Ensure that the lime industry at large benefits from the sharing of non-sensitive information and best practices
- Inform its members about all relevant EU policy developments
- Ensure that policy makers are aware about the merits of lime sector
EuLA represents 95% of the non-captive EU lime production, through 21 national associations and more than 50 companies.
The Consorzio POROTON® Italia was founded in 1972, currently is composed by fifteen clay masonry unit producers distributed throughout Italy. Consorzio POROTON® Italia holds the rights of the POROTON® international brand for Italy, which distinguishes a lightweight clay paste with specific technical characteristics and performances. The national market share of the Consorzio POROTON® Italia, relating to clay units for masonry walls, is about 35%.
Consorzio POROTON® Italia promotes and conducts research studies (also through European and National projects), contributes significantly to the evolution of national regulations, provides technical assistance to the users and contributes to disseminate the knowledge (through specific technical documentations and the national journal “Murature Oggi”), with regard to the performance and correct usage of the clay products.
IRS is an Engineering, Research and Development company founded by a group of engineers in 1993. Since the foundation the company developed following three main direction: engineering, research and system development.
IRS aims to be the company leader in development, manufacturing and delivery of test, measurement and control systems. IRS systems translate into value for customers thanks to technological innovation, advanced modeling and design as well as professional production and after sale services.
Bosch Rexroth, part of the Bosch Group, is a global leader specializing in technologies for the drive and motion control. With the brand name of Rexroth the company supplies more than 500,000 customers with tailored solutions for driving, controlling and moving machinery and industrial plants. Bosch Rexroth is a partner in industrial automation for the equipment of the plant and mobile equipment, as well as in renewable energy use.
“Bosch Rexroth. The Drive & Control Company “develops, produces and sells components and systems in over 80 countries worldwide.
For over 30 years Bosch Rexroth offers the market the realization of complete systems for simulation within the testing industry. Market demands have become increasingly demanding, they have allowed Bosch Rexroth to develop over time more and more innovative technological solutions, enriching the already valuable application experiences consolidated know-how. Belonging to an international group contributes the technical evolution of the proposed solutions by sharing an enormous wealth of application experience accumulated through the many projects around the world. These experiences allow the different production sites of Bosch Rexroth continuously improve the efficiency and performance of the components used in the projects. Testing within the sector, Bosch Rexroth has a proven experience at national and international level, in the following applications:
- University, Research and Seismic Laboratories
- Civil Engineering
It is with this philosophy that we offer our experience to your projects by offering a partnership not only in the technical delivery but also in the sharing of our recognized international application know-how and our training services. This new approach represents a great opportunity to strengthen the interrelationship between academia and industry in the world, is now fundamental path to address future economic and social challenges.