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Michael Schad & Luc Perrad

Fig. 1: Michael Schad & Luc Perrad

Gerhard Gebhards & Dr. Reha Cetinkaya

Fig. 2: Gerhard Gebhards & Dr. Reha Cetinkaya

DEKOTEC<sup>®</sup>-HTS100 Shrink Sleeve

Fig. 3: DEKOTEC®-HTS100 Shrink Sleeve

asphalt report, 5/2020

Fig. 4: asphalt report, 5/2020

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 company 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 DEKOTEC’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 DEKOTEC 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.

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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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For almost a century, DEKOTEC GmbH has built its reputation on high-quality and forward-thinking solutions for sealing technology and corrosion prevention. DEKOTEC products reliably protect road construction, buildings, pipelines and station construction long-term. The company has developed into an international group of companies, with branches in six European countries and sales partners in over 100 countries worldwide. The group is market leader in key Central European markets and is intensifying its dynamic growth in Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa and South America.

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