New management in Sales International & Engineering
Luc Perrad is replacing Michael Schad as Director Sales International (Fig. 1). After 36 years with the company, Michael Schad, renowned industry expert, is taking his retirement. His profound expert knowledge has been key to the successful development of the DENSO Group and our international business.
Luc Perrad is a proven industry expert with many years of international experience in corrosion protection and in-depth special knowledge of technical sales. He will continue to build on the Group’s global presence.
There is also a change in management in Engineering: After 24 years in service, Gerhard Gebhards is retiring and is succeeded by Dr. Reha Cetinkaya (Fig. 2). Gerhard Gebhards, a dedicated committee member who was involved in the development of numerous innovative products, has played an extremely valuable role in the successful development of the company.
Technical expert Reha Cetinkaya continues to expand the Engineering department to solidify DENSO’s position as a technical and quality leader.
Read the press releases here.
NEW: Shrink sleeves for use at 212°F – with DEKOTEC®-HTS100
You can now reliably protect welded seams on pipelines against corrosion at temperatures of up to 100°C (212°F) (Fig. 3). The new DEKOTEC®-HTS100 hotmelt shrink sleeve is ideal for use at extremely high temperatures. It fulfils the requirements of ISO 21809-3 (14B-2) and EN 12068 (C100). Get long-lasting protection for your pipelines, with outstanding lap shear strength and excellent resistance to cathodic disbondment!
Would you like to get to know more? Find all information on our website or contact us.
ptc: Meet us virtually!
We’re taking part in the virtual Pipeline Technology Conference from 15 to 18 March 2021. Book your ticket now and visit our digital stand. We’re looking forward to seeing you and discussing all the latest news from the world of pipelines! Book your ticket here.
Simply & perfectly joined. Secure joints with TOK®-Band – A report
In road construction, the seams where the asphalt is joined to drains must fulfil the requirements set out in ZTV Asphalt-StB. For over 30 years, well-known companies have been using TOK®-Band bitumen joint tape to create a permanent seal.
To find out how TOK®-Band performs in practice, read the article here (Fig. 4).
Construction of gas pipelines: Protecting people and the environment as highest priority
When constructing pipelines, the protection of people, nature and the environment is essential. Certified products ensure a safe energy flow. How does DENSO guarantee maximum safety? And how do long-lasting products keep pipelines in service for decades?
Watch this video to see how perfect technical functionality is guaranteed.
DENSO membership of AWWA
As a member of the American Water Works Association (AWWA), we provide reliable solutions to improve water supplies and quality. The AWWA is the world’s leading association that issues standards for the water and waste water treatment industries (Fig. 5).
We are happy to be a member of this important association – because we can only enact change if we work together!
DENSO at your site
How can you reliably protect pipelines with condensate films against corrosion?
In South Saxony (Germany), a DN800 water pipe has been coated with the diffusion-resistant VivaxCoat® system. The system is ideal for use on damp surfaces and pipelines that are under load.
Find out more about our VivaxCoat® systems.
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New high-temperature products from DENSO! We have even more great product solutions for you.
DENSO Group Germany
For almost a century, DENSO Group Germany has built a reputation founded on high quality and forward-thinking "Made in Germany" road construction and corrosion prevention systems, designed for use in roads, railways, buildings, installations and pipelines. With five European subsidiaries and sales partners in over 100 countries across the world, the Group is a leader in its key market segments.
More information is available at denso-group.com.