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GFA 9/29.5.2 :: Globe, No. 1, March 2007 (File)

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GFA 9/29.5.2

TitleGlobe, No. 1, March 2007
Creation
Level of DescriptionFile
Extent (count)

2

Object Typevolumes
Extent and medium of the unit of description

2 Zeitungen (2 Exemplare)

Content and Structure Area
Scope and content

Globe, Newspaper for Georg Fischer Employees, No. 1, Mars 2007

Contents:

  • GF goes in at the deep end: Engineers from GF Piping Systems are making sure that the water flows on Dubai's luxurious Palm Islands. (p. 1)
  • A highly sought-after employer: Successful recruitment of graduates from China's universities. (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: Share price at record high (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: GF better known (p. 1)
  • Annual report: GF still on growth course (p. 1)
  • Gigantic construction project (p. 1)

Market strategies

  • We make good money: GF had a really prosperous 2006. [Interview with Roland Abt, Head of Finance and Controlling (CFO) and a member of the Executive Committee] (p. 2)
  • Glossary (p. 2)
  • Precious energy: Georg Fischer is a responsible company – when it comes to the environment too. [...] (p. 3)
  • Top-class savers: Georg Fischer is awarded the GreenLight plaque by the European Commission. (p. 3)
  • Heat recovery pays off: Foundries need lots of energy for production. Heat recovery saves energy – and therefore costs. (p. 3)
  • Saving energy made easy (p. 3)

Customer projects

  • Chips need purest water: Since building its first semiconductor factory in Dresden, AMD has relied on water treatment plants from GF Piping Systems. (p. 4)
  • Interview: Partners for a decade (p. 4)
  • In a single cast, in eight seconds: Georg Fischer Automotive produces around 550000 transmission cross-members a year for Audi [...] (p. 5)

Technology products

  • Material changes the world: Georg Fischer had already started producing plastic fittings back in 1957. (p. 6)
  • Technology products (p. 7)
  • Pooled know-how: The partnership between GF, FAG and Knorr-Bremse is creating knowledge networks, boosting innovative capacity and speeding up development. (p. 7)
  • Approval for pipes (p. 7)
  • Ultra-high precision hits 100 mark (p. 7)
  • Interview: Strategic expansion in North America (p. 7)
  • Learning the skills: GF AgieCharmilles trains customers all around the world. (p. 7)
  • Looking beyond one's nose: Improved processes, new products and additional market segments are the key to success for Georg Fischer [...] (p. 8)
  • Slimfast technology: New generator enables production of cost-saving thin-walled moulds. (p. 9)
  • Turbulence-free casting: The car of the future will have to weigh less, GF's foundry in Garching is now testing a process that is lighter on material. (p. 9)
  • So what does… …Christian Reymond do? (p. 9)

People experience

  • Welcome to GF! (p. 10)
  • Thinking out of the box: GF Piping Systems trains staff in team building in order to be able to meet the market's challenges. (p. 10)
  • Interview: Intensive training (p. 10)
  • Appointments (p. 10)
  • True dedication: [Interview with Oscar Palmquist, Head of Latin America for GF in the USA] (p. 11)
  • At the interface: Corporation-wide, more than 220 Georg Fischer employee representatives are working to promote staff interests. (p. 12)
  • Experience (p. 12)
  • On a permanent posting: Michael Allmang is the Georg Fischer Key Account Manager for Volkswagen [...] (p. 13)
  • We are GLOBE: Professionals work on the employee newspaper all over the … GLOBE. [...] (p. 13)

Site portrait

  • To move and to preserve: The Iron Library at Klostergut Paradies is a magnet for academics from all over the world. (p. 14)

Service tips

  • Those who work hard need to eat well: Healthy eating is not a question of time, and it can be done at work as well as at home. [...] (p. 15)
  • Advertising history: Over the course of time, the face of GF's promotional efforts has changed considerably [...] (p. 15)
  • Insider tips: Don’t miss (p. 15)
  • Insider tips: A joy to the ears (p. 15)
  • Masthead (p. 15)

Living culture

  • A cupful of dark secrets: It wakes the body and beguiles the mind – coffee is enjoyed all over the world. (p. 16)
  • So what is this Web 2.0 exactly? : The World Wide Web is undergoing radical change as more users create content (p. 16)
  • My city: São Paulo – "A city with something for everyone" (p. 16)
Keywordsplastic fittings :: plastic :: team :: advertisement :: course of business :: energy :: warmth :: semiconductor industry :: automotive engineering :: sport/leisure :: nutrition/catering
ActorsGF Piping Systems :: Abt, Roland (1957-) :: Sach, Achim :: GF Casting Solutions :: Merz, Rudolf :: Stirnemann, Kurt E. (1943-) :: Ritter, Alain :: Palmquist, Oscar :: Eisenbibliothek (1948-) :: Knorr Bremse Systeme für Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH :: Audi (1910-)
PlacesDubai :: Vereinigte Arabische Emirate :: China :: Schaffhausen (SH) :: Schweiz :: Dresden :: Deutschland :: Tustin (CA) :: USA :: Klostergut Paradies / Schlatt (TG) :: São Paulo :: Brasilien :: Schlatt (TG) :: Palm Islands / Dubai
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Access/Use RestrictionsStandard period of protection
LanguagesEnglish
Allied Materials
LocationKlostergut Paradies, Archiv
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General Note

Die digitalisierte Version der Zeitschrift unterliegt der Standard Schutzfrist. Die gedruckte Ausgabe ist im Lesesaal des Konzernarchivs einsehbar.

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