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GFA 9/29.8.2 :: Globe, No. 4, December 2007 (File)

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GFA 9/29.8.2

TitleGlobe, No. 4, December 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. 4, December 2007

Contents:

  • Driving innovation: The Georg Fischer Corporation relies on all Corporate Groups to drive advances. (p. 1)
  • Empowered in demand: Employee satisfaction survey at GF Piping Systems (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: Holding steady (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: GF speaks Chinese (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: Award for excellence (p. 1)
  • Young employees bring fresh ideas (p. 1)

Market strategies

  • Securing the future in the laboratory [Interview with CEO Kurt E. Stirnemann] (p. 2)
  • GF: an up-close look: The Georg Fischer Corporation presented its pooled know-how to the world at its Technology Day. (p. 2)
  • Fair dates in the first half of 2008 (p. 2)
  • Energy-efficient research: New building for GF Automotive in Schaffhausen (p. 3)
  • Nidau has already passed the test (p. 3)
  • Patents safeguard jobs: Plagiarised ideas are cheap to "develop", and now that competition is global, copies can set a nasty trap [...] (p. 3)
  • Many products, one face: When two people quarrel a third one rejoices, according to a German proverb. [...] (p. 4)
  • Interview: Key account managers pool know-how (p. 4)
  • A clear structure: At GF AgieCharmilles, it is not only the brand that is changing, but also the machine designations. (p. 4)

Customer projects

  • A good book and warm feet… Heating technology from GF provides comfort in an Italian Church [...] (p. 5)
  • Taking a hearty bite with GF: GF Automotive's foundry in Garching is treading new ground. [...] (p. 6)
  • Swiss chocolate for Australia (p. 6)
  • Electronic supply chain: Many customers of GF Piping Systems in Switzerland send their order data electronically [...] (p. 6)
  • Full automation is not always an option (p. 6)

Technology products

  • Hot welded in cold ice: GF Piping Systems is supplying 1000 pipe jointings [...] for a gas pipeline in Russia. (p. 7)
  • Pretty outside, powerful inside: Are function and efficiency the only things that count in industry? Far from it! [...] (p. 7)
  • The component detective: With the Datamatrix code for cast components, GF Automotive can track-exactly what happens when and where during production. [...] (p. 8)
  • Big in demand: A fully automated production cell is opening up new markets for GF Piping Systems. (p. 8)
  • Not just any old iron: Iron is one of the oldest raw materials in the world. [...] (p. 9)

People experience

  • Superlative tunnel: The construction in Switzerland of the world's largest tunnel [...] (p. 10)
  • So what does… …Thomas Salzmann do? (p. 10)
  • Business turbo: Leonhard Zeipper has put good old cast iron through a course of cellular therapy. (p. 10)
  • On the ice stress freezes up: Ice fishing is a popular hobby at System 3R [...] (p. 11)
  • Tech women: Similar jobs, widely differing career paths: two examples from within GF. (p. 12)
  • The fight for the best: Engineers are in demand on the labour market, and so GF works closely with universities [...] (p. 12)
  • Appointments (p. 12)
  • Helping friends: GF in Mettmann has close links with the town of Gorazde through its Bosnian employees [...] (p. 13)

Site portrait

  • Luck is part of business: Japan – a country that is virtually synonymous with high tech and with tradition. [...] (p. 14)

Service tips

  • Listen more: The great art of small talk: It can serve as a gateway to successful business deals and career moves. (p. 15)
  • Newtonian treasures: The new permanent exhibition at the Iron Library provides a tangible presentation of the treasures of its collection. (p. 15)
  • Insider tip: A great experience (p. 15)
  • Insider tip: A great game (p. 15)
  • Masthead (p. 15)

Living culture

  • A culinary journey: The entries submitted by staff for the recipe competition came from countries all over the world [...] (p. 16)
  • Christmas is a time for family: The festival of festivals is celebrated differently the world over – if at all. [...] (p. 16)
  • My city: Bangkok – A royal city with charm (p. 16)
Keywordsfuture prospects/future perspective :: Technology Day :: medical technology :: automobile industry :: New Railway Link through the Alps (NRLA)/base tunnel :: engineering :: automation :: water supply :: patents :: heating/air conditioning :: design :: programming :: materials
ActorsStirnemann, Kurt E. (1943-) :: GF Casting Solutions :: Newton, Isaac (1643-1727) :: Eisenbibliothek (1948-) :: Clean Water
PlacesSchaffhausen (SH) :: Schweiz :: Nidau (BE) :: Gubbio :: Italien :: Garching :: Deutschland :: Juschno-Sachalinsk :: Russland :: Subingen (SO) :: Werdohl :: Japan :: Bangkok :: Tokyo :: Gotthard
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Access/Use RestrictionsStandard period of protection
LanguagesEnglish
Allied Materials
Digitized
2019 / GBL Gubler AG
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Die digitalisierte Version der Zeitschrift unterliegt der Standard Schutzfrist. Die gedruckte Ausgabe ist im Lesesaal des Konzernarchivs einsehbar.

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