ECO-SANDWICH® wall system was developed as a result of the cooperation of croatian scientific intitutions and industry, under which extensive research was performed in order to develop a new competitive product, improve production facilities and thus sustain the competitivenessof involved companies on the market.
Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb , Fra Andrije Kačića Miošića 26, HR-10000 Zagreb
The Faculty of Civil Engineering of the University of Zagreb is the oldest civil engineering faculty in Croatia conducting university education at an undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level in all branches of civil engineering. It is continually developing and advancing higher education, scientific research activities and overall education, and actively participates in the development of the profession and implementation of new technologies. The scientific work of the Faculty is carried out in the framework of national and international scientific projects, including projects that are dealing with research and development of new products, such as ECO-SANDWICH® wall panels.
Faculty of Architecture, University of Zagreb Fra Andrije Kačića Miošića 26, HR-10000 Zagreb
Faculty is an institution of the higher education , the University of Zagreb, which conducts university studies, scientific, research, highly professional and artistic activities in the field of architecture and urbanism. With educational activities, Faculty deals with scientific research in the field of architecture and urban planning, professional activities in the field of architecture and urban planning, projects and studies, landscape architecture, investment-technical documentation, urbanistic and land use plans and other projects for highly specialized and complex programs in the fields of architecture and urban planning, protection and improvement in the human environment. Recent projects mostly supported by Intelligent Energy Europe (PASS-NET, INTENSE, IDES-EDU) and the seventh EU framework (PERFECTION) are confirmation of continuous research development.
Beton Lučko Ltd. Puškarićeva 1b, HR-10250 Lučko – Zagreb
Beton Lučko has been successfully operating in Croatia and in the markets of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Slovenia and Serbia for the past 20 years and is the leading producer of precast reinforced and prestressed concrete elements which are used in the construction of residential and commercial buildings. Quality of products and production processes (Quality Assurance ISO 9001) and a wide range of different products from the concrete contributed to the development of the company BETON LUČKO. Tim of experts use all their knowledge and resources to develop new technologies in order to keep pace with global trends in the industrial branch. All production processes are monitored on a daily basis as well as the quality of the product. BETON LUČKO has established successful cooperation with research and academic institutions through which knowledge is transmitted in both directions, all in order to maintain the european and global trends in the construction, sustainable development and green production.
Knauf Insulation Ltd. Varaždinska 140, HR – 42220 Novi Marof
Knauf Insulation Ltd. is part of Knauf group, and offers a wide range ofinsulation materials to meet the growing demand for energy efficiency and acoustic performance in new and existing homes, commercial buildings and industrial applications. Knauf Insulation is present in the more than 35 countries with more than 35 production facilities for the manufacture of glass mineral wool, rock mineral wool, wood wool, extruded polystyrene, expanded polystyrene and extruded polyethylene. The company’s products offer an unrivalled range for building insulation, technical insulation in industrial use, heating, ventilation and air conditioning applications, and original equipment manufacturing solutions. In the middle of 2009, Knauf Insulation marketed the formaldehyde-free binder ECOSE® Technology for mineral wool for the first time. Knauf Insulation have taken a further step in the direction of improved sustainability of the mineral wool.
EURCO Inc. H.V. Hrvatinića 87, HR-32100 Vinkovci
EURCO is a company for construction, engineering and environment protection, specialized in demolition of industrial constructions, recycling of construction and demolition waste, rehabilitation of waste landfills and construction of new landfill facilities.Demolition of building is made by modern-tracked excavators, equipped with special hydraulic tools for cutting and crushing of concrete and cutting reinforcing bars. Construction nad demolation material is recycled in the mobile crushers and it can be reused for different purposes in the construction industry. EURCO Inc. is a member company of the EDA “European Demolition Association” since 2000, and was rated as 62nd biggest demolition contractor among top 100 biggest demolition and recycling companies in the world, by specialized newsletter “Demolition and Recycling International” (D&Ri), March / April 2009. Because of indisputable impact of the demolition projects on the environment, Eurco Inc. puts an accent on the systematic collection, recycling and utilization of the materials generated in the demolition.