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You can find more information about our network activities and the latest new developments on this page.

 

 

January 2020 – Expanding Expertise


With the start of phase 2, we have managed to add the company WDI Customized Panels GmbH & Co. KG to the network. The company has a unique expertise in the manufacturing of custom insulation panels. It can produce a huge variety of product variants to meet customer requirements in its own production facilities.

 

As well as different sizes and thicknesses, that includes a wide range of insulation types that can be selected based on the purpose of use. The company has 35 years of experience in manufacturing to rely on. We are delighted to welcome WDI CP GmbH & Co. KG to the network.

 


 

 

 

 

December 2019 – Submission of Three Other Project Applications


Three project applications based on current work by the network were submitted to funding authorities in December 2019. The applications were from the network partners Rudolf Wiegmann Industriemontagen GmbH, BOLLE System- und Modulbau GmbH and Krehle GmbH.

 

It is intended to carry out each of the projects in collaboration with the research and teaching field “Sustainability in Lightweight Metal Construction” at RWTH Aachen University.

 


 

 

 

 

December 2019 – The Network Moves to the Second Phase


Following the positive response from funding authorities to the development project by ESZ Becker GmbH and the Institute of Building Materials Research, Building Maintenance and Repair and Structural Polymer Composites in Construction at RWTH Aachen University (ibac), the two partners submitted the full project applications at the end of June.

 

Additional project ideas from other network partners are currently in the detailed project specification phase.

 


 

 

 

 

 

June 2019 – First Project Applications


Following the positive response from funding authorities to the development project by ESZ Becker GmbH and the Institute of Building Materials Research, Building Maintenance and Repair and Structural Polymer Composites in Construction at RWTH Aachen University (ibac), the two partners submitted the full project applications at the end of June.

 

Additional project ideas from other network partners are currently in the detailed project specification phase.

 


 

 

 

 

March 2019 – NAWAME Innovation Network Kick-Off


The companies and scientific institutions in the NawaMe network of innovation have come together with the collective vision of developing new hybrid materials and high-quality construction products for lightweight metal construction from renewable resources and recyclable materials.

 

For the kick-off event, the network partners met at RWTH Aachen University for one of its first major exchanges at network level. Alongside the preparation of a schedule and a discussion of how the network will present itself collectively, highlights included the submission of various research and development ideas by the different working groups, which were vigorously discussed.