High vertical integration contributes to sustainability
02.03.2017 Valve manufacturer Mankenberg views itself in a tradition of responsibility.
“Intelligent building services and technology – Water 4.0”
16.02.2017 Film clip on sustainable prevention
Valve Manufacturers Association
The German Valve Manufacturers Association brings together nearly all major German manufacturers of building and industrial valves. It currently counts around 160 member.
The industry determines the course – Board of Directors
The General Assembly, Management Board and working groups of the association are the committees that define the association's goals, tasks and main spheres of activity.
VDMA building valves manufacturers – successful abroad
08.03.2017 VDMA German Valve Manufacturers Association anticipates an increase in sales of 4 percent. Good framework conditions are threatened by political uncertainties. Overseas business developed better than expected.
Interview with Rolf Kummer, managing director of Armaturenfabrik Franz Schneider about his sustainability strategy as an employer and entrepreneur.
Herose fits ships' engines with valves suitable for LNG.
A radical overhaul of Europe’s chaotic energy policy is required in order to prevent the lights going out in Europe and to achieve climate targets. USD 2 trillion needs to be invested by 2035 in order to make energy greener and cleaner, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) in a special report published at the start of June.
Over fifty years ago, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, chose “World Milk Day” (01 June) as an awareness day to promote the consumption of milk. Milk is regarded as a healthy staple food in many regions of the world, but only as long as it is clean.
IFAT 2014, the world’s leading trade fair for the management of water, wastewater, waste and raw materials, took place in Munich from 5 to 9 May. A number of companies in the mechanical and plant engineering sector presented sustainable products and technologies that can be used to conserve resources and protect the environment.
Efficiency, safety, hygiene: WELL – The water efficiency label provides information about the properties of sanitary valves, showers and toilet flushing systems.
In public and semi-public areas, the hygienic operation of drinking water systems constitutes a particular challenge. At the same time, it is important to avoid wasting water.