Educating Germany concrete precast industry | LKAB Minerals

From the 19th to the 21st of February 2019 the German-speaking precast industry gathered in Ulm for the BetonTage (Concrete Day) 2019.

The show prides itself in being Europe’s largest precast congress with over 2,000 participants from 20 countries. During the conference, renowned speakers will update the crowd on the latest developments in the precast industry.

Challenges for heavy weight pre-cast concrete

There are many opportunities in pre-cast products for high density concrete. The most used precast concrete blocks are counterweights for heavy machinery. Other precast products using dense concrete:

Teaching the future precast generation

“Informing everyone about the possibilities and opportunities of MagnaDense concrete is essential, and this is one of the events where we meet the industry. We also talked to many teachers and professors from schools and universities educating the next generation of engineering and other technical professionals in the construction industry”, Christian Betzing, Sales Manager for LKAB Minerals GmbH, confirms. “What people surprises often is the high iron content that our products have,” Christian adds.

Besides education, the BetonTage 2019 is the place to meet and talk to the established precast industry as even they can be informed on the latest developments of our high density aggregate.