Benders delivers tunnel walls made using “climate-improved concrete”
As a contractor that supplies building frameworks, Benders puts constant effort into enhancing sustainability and developing and optimising the raw-material content of its products. One example of this is provided by the Stockholm Bypass project. Here, jointly with Cementa, Benders has developed a concept that reduces concrete-attributable carbon dioxide emissions by 20 percent.
Permeable paving stones can reduce flooding in our towns – New manual shows how
Svensk Markbetong is now releasing a new manual showing how to design stone paving that, thanks to its permeability, has a drainage function. Using these designs can help us manage the increased precipitation that is now resulting from climate change. Such management reduces the risks of stormwater flooding and contamination.
Press release – New manual provides guidance on correct paving
Svensk Markbetong is now launching a new manual on how to lay stone paving correctly. At the same time, a digital tool that makes it easy to “traffic class” and dimension the superstructure of municipal streets and industrial surfaces is being released.
Benders Byggsystem investing in western Sweden – Further growth in Uddevalla
No one can be unaware that Benders is one of the giants in concrete roof tiles and paving stones. However, there are still many people who do not know that Benders is now also a major player in the prefabricated-element market.
Benders’ Byggsystem strengthening positions
To strengthen its market positions, the Benders group is now integrating its Uddevalla and Norberg prefabrication operations into Benders Byggsystem AB.
Classic and creative
The flow of new walling and paving stone products from Benders is constant. We asked product manager Niklas Jonsson to talk about a couple of this season’s innovations!
Benders’ concrete paving stones a winner for Kinnarps
Over the years, one of Kinnarps’ in-house developed logistics concepts has, with its specially made containers and trailers, proved to be a distribution bullseye. However, the heavy traffic of containers and lorries around the main factory in Västergötland posed a challenge for the company’s facility administrators. Replacing asphalt with concrete, interlocking paving stones was the durable solution!
Solar energy – a power that warms
The development of maximum efficiency solar cells rolls onwards. Benders is now set to play a major part.
Benders Lithuania expanding
Following the success of Benders’ products in Lithuania, the Klaipėda logistics centre is expanding.
Benders acquires production facility in Arboga
Benders Sverige AB has acquired the operations of Leca Sverige AB in Arboga. The plant produces the so-called Alba beam and expanded clay beams.
Braås Åkeri – 90 years on the road
They are unmissable on Sweden’s roads, the characteristic blue lorries with Benders’ classic, red design along their sides. The haulage company Braås Åkeri is celebrating 90 years in business. We at Benders raise our hats and wish hearty “Congratulations” to our long-time friend and partner.