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Customer has a choice - more than ever »

We are all glocal – both global and local at the same time – in the market place.”How does digitization affect companies? What added value does it bri...
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Go digital, stay real »

“New digital services don’t eliminate the need for human-to-human service. By offering more possibilities for communication, however, we aim to make i...
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The simple beauty of making smart choices »

A sunny morning in the suburbs. The sidewalks glisten with the rain that fell overnight, birds are singing, and kids getting ready for school. The nei...
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It’s all about people »

Dear readers, this is the last time I am writing to you as Editor-in-chief of Concrete Issues. A ten-year era has come to an end, and I feel I have gi...
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Russia: Quality precast makes a difference in St Petersburg »

Stable demand and optimized production of high quality precast are the twin pillars that keep OOO LIDER Prom ahead in St Petersburg’s competitive prec...
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In Brief

The machinery makes the line »

The precast production line is a functional entity, getting its effectiveness and productivity from the machinery it is assembled of. Elematic’s three...
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You always have a choice »

Ten years of Concrete Issues have gone by like a whirlwind. During this decade, Editor-in-chief Päivi Talonen and I have sat down countless times with...
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Getting local »

Increasing local presence in emerging markets is one of the strategic targets of Elematic. But what does local presence really mean?
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Online, print or both- Concrete Issues Reader survey »

We asked you, our readers, how you would like to read your Concrete Issues and it was delightful to see that the precast professionals are up to date ...
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More value with speedy foundations line »

Are you searching for an uncomplicated way to increase your market value? Our precast concrete pile production line could be the smart choice for you....
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A modern solution for sustainable foundations »

High-quality foundations make a sustainable building. This sounds an obvious comment, but there are still quite a few less than pleasant examples to b...
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Leimet: Desire for 100% and reliable deep foundations »

Leimet is a Finnish family-owned company with 50 years experience of producing piling materials. Its product range covers pile joints, rock beams and ...
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Junttan: One machine, a two-man crew and 1000 m/day »

Junttan wants to respect the ground at every step of deep foundation building. Based in Kuopio, Finland, Junttan has delivered purpose-built hydraulic...
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Choose SEMI, PRO, or EDGE for best results »

Building with precast is a very rational method. In many cases it is actually the only possible way to carry out the massive projects needed in rapidl...
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Spare parts 24/7 »

The new Elematic e-shop now open to serve you
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How many likes for social media? »

In our personal lives, most of us are spending ever more time on online social networks. But that’s just consumer nonsense and doesn’t concern the pre...
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