VII Conference "SPB 2021"
Meeting on August 6, 2020, the Council of the Concrete Producers Association adopted a resolution on the establishment of a new date for the organization of the "SPB 2021" Conference, which will be held on September 13-14, 2021 at the Narvil Hotel.
Robert Turski is the new President of the European Association of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Manufacturers (EAACA)
Dear Sir or Madam, I am pleased to announce that the Executive Committee of the European Association of Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Manufacturers (EAACA) has elected Mr. Robert Turski - President of Xella Polska - as the new President of this organization. This is an expression of his personal merits, but also above all appreciating the role and significance of the Polish ABK industry, which has been the largest producer of this product in Europe for several years.
Assembly of the ABK Section
On June 24, 2020, the ABK Section Assembly was held via the Lifesize web platform. During the meeting, among others Director Józef Kostrzewski presented in detail information about the organization of the 7th Conference "SPB 2021". President Piotr Dauksza discussed the terms of organizing the competition for the best diploma theses in the field of ABK and architecture together with Builder. Next, information was presented regarding the 16th Extraordinary SPB Congress and the publication of a book promoting precast concrete.
Assembly of the Concrete Section
On June 23, 2020, the Concrete Section Assembly took place via the Lifesize web platform. During the meeting, among others Director Józef Kostrzewski presented in detail information on the organization of the 7th Conference "SPB 2021", discussed the conditions for organizing the competition for the best diploma theses in the field of concrete prefabrication and architecture, and information on the 16th Extraordinary General Congress of SPB and the publication of a book promoting concrete prefabrication.
Selection Professor dr hab. Eng. Jerzy Lis for the position of Rector of the AGH University of Science and Technology
It is with great satisfaction that we inform you that Professor Professor dr hab. Eng. Jerzy Lis on 25.05.2020 was elected Rector of the AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow. This is a source of pride for us, as Mr. Professor has been cooperating with our organization for many years and throughout this period we could count on his support and kindness. Congratulations to Professor Professor for choosing and wish you all the best and success in fulfilling such an important mission.
On May 20, 2020, the first SPB Council meeting was held in the online system. During the meeting, the Association's balance sheet for 2019 was approved, information on the implementation of the SPB Council resolutions was presented, the state of progress of the 16th Extraordinary General Meeting of the SPB and the 7th Conference "SPB 2021" was discussed. Finally, all members provided information on the situation in enterprises in the face of a coronavirus pandemic. 14 people took part in the meeting.
Members of the Association help those in need
Manufacturers affiliated to the Association of Concrete Producers have actively joined in helping local health care units and social organizations in the fight against the coronavirus epidemic.
Working meeting during the coronavirus epidemic
On April 29 this year in the Association's Office a working meeting of Vice-President of the Association - Piotr Dauksza with the Director of the Office - Józef Kostrzewski was held, the subject of which was to discuss the situation in the country, especially the concrete industry. During the meeting all precautions and safety precautions were maintained. We hope that the unusual scenery of this meeting will change soon and we will be able to meet in normal conditions. And we leave this picture for the memory of it.