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GFA 9/29.20.2 :: Globe, No. 2, July 2011 (File)

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GFA 9/29.20.2

TitleGlobe, No. 2, July 2011
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. 2, July 2010

Contents:

  • A time for action: GF initiates concrete measures to implement Strategy 2015. (p. 1)
  • Into the future, more efficiently: By 2015 GF wants to operate even more sustainably [...] (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: GF share stays on course (p. 1)
  • Market strategies: Environmental test passed (p. 1)
  • Sunward I've climbed (p. 1)

Market strategies

  • "It's important to keep a professional distance": [...] Jasmin Staiblin was elected to the Georg Fischer Board of Directors by an overwhelming majority. (p. 2)
  • Campaign extended: Employees who upload a photo of themselves to the Values portal automatically participate in the big Apple draw. (p. 2)
  • Gateway to East Coast: Faster, closer, better: With a new logistics centre in Atlanta, GF Piping Systems further consolidates its position in the USA. (p. 3)
  • Three questions for Jorge Morgan: For this young employee, Head of the new distribution centre, GF is the "land of unlimited opportunities“. (p. 3)
  • Achieving more together: Information, research, quality standards: Georg Fischer's Corporate Groups strengthen their position by membership associations. [...] (p. 3)
  • Changeable exchange rates: GF's business is also being affected by the weak euro and dollar. [...] (p. 4)
  • Creating more value: The expansions of added value is a key plank in the Strategy 2015 of GF Automotive. (p. 4)

Customer projects

  • Pimp my Harley: Harley-Davidson motorcycles are cult objects and part of the American dream. [...] (p. 5)
  • Keeping tuna fresh: The best catch is worthless if it can't be cooled. Thanks to GF, it all stays fresh. (p. 5)
  • Swiss army knife of aviation: Pilatus makes highly versatile aircraft. Australia's Flying Doctors swear by Pilatus [...] (p. 6)
  • Customers as innovation partners: Research and development at GF Automotive is being [...] involved in the process leading up to the development of new components. (p. 6)
  • Ocean up close: Piping systems from GF Piping Systems supply fresh water to 5000 fish [...] (p. 7)
  • From all over Europe: Tech show (p. 7)
  • Outstanding innovation: Prize-winner (p. 7)
  • GF Direct: Photos wanted (p. 7)
  • News from Paradise: Tech museums (p. 7)
  • Five values, one team! (p. 8)

Technology products

  • Right on target: The GF Automotive experimental foundry is casting historical cannonballs [...] (p. 10)
  • Power from the roof: As a major component supplier, GF is benefiting from the solar energy boom. [...] (p. 10)
  • View inside the converter: Iron foundries threat the molten metal with pure magnesium in huge converter chambers. [...] (p. 11)
  • History of piping: Pipes have not always been made of metal or plastic. [...] (p. 11)

People opinions

  • Tell me about your life: This was the motto for an initiative launched by GF Altenmarkt in which two generations came together to share their stories. (p. 12)
  • Culture shock abroad: Europe and China: A Chinese woman reports on her experience in Europe, an Austrian man on his life in China. (p. 12)
  • Appointments (p. 12)
  • Guardians on Lake Biel: On the weekends, Roland Rathske and his Water Patrol colleagues volunteer to watch out for the safety of swimmers and hobby captains. (p. 13)

Site portrait

  • Heavyweight business: Leipzig is in many respects a showcase plant. But it had a rocky beginning. (p. 14)

Service tips

  • Some like it hot: You really work up a sweat doing a shift at the blast furnace, especially in the summer months. [...] (p. 15)
  • Interview: "Water is the first choice" – Company doctor Olav Kromrey cautions against the danger posed by temperatures [...] (p. 15)
  • Right? : Do Germans lack a sense of humor? (p. 15)
  • Masthead (p. 15)

Living culture

  • Gifts around the world: The Corporate Archive in Schaffhausen houses very special treasures [...] (p. 16)
  • Values unite us: Three participants in the employee campaign give their views about the Values launch (p. 16)
Keywordslogistics center :: profit/loss :: strategy :: photography :: finances :: research/development
ActorsStaiblin, Jasmin (1970-)
PlacesAtlanta (GA) :: USA :: Suzhou :: China :: Altenmarkt :: Österreich :: Biel (BE) :: Schweiz
Conditions of Access and Use
Access/Use RestrictionsStandard period of protection
LanguagesEnglish
Allied Materials
Digitized
Notes
General Note

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

Englische Schlagwörter: Group strategy :: Photo campaign :: Logistic centre :: Exchange rates :: Added Value :: Research and development

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