Association activities covering the topic ‚bulk solids’

The German Association of Bulk Solids (DSIV) held its annual general meeting (Fig.) within the framework of the Bulk Solids Fair 2014. Stefan Penno, the CEO of the DSIV, took the opportunity to sum up the activities of the association during the last 12 months. The range of events included technical topics, such as material handling, explosion protection and hygienic design, up to an event dealing with the topic of foreign trade focussing on Russia. Together with the Kaisers-lauternTechnical University, the DSIV organized a fair visit for interested students during its Bulk Solids Fair. The association sponsored the journey and offered a special program for the students within the framework of the fair.

The association is also planning various activities for its members for the second half of 2014 and for next year. For example, an event dealing with port logistics will be offered in Northern Germany as well as a plant tour through a feed facility in Southern Germany. Furthermore, a visit to the company Endress + Hauser has been planned dealing with the topic of measurement technology for bulk solids. It is also planned to expand the cooperation with colleges of advanced technology within the next few months where the topic ‘bulk solids’ plays an important role. The members present were very satisfied as regards the association activities. The board expects that the membership of the association will clearly increase in the year to come.

www.dsiv.org

x

Related articles:

Issue 2014-09

Get-together in Nuremberg – German Association of the Bulk Solids Industry at the Powtech

The German Association of the Bulk Solids Industry (DSIV) plans to organize an open meeting of the members within the framework of the fair Powtech 2014. It will take place on the first day of the...

more
Issue 2015-04

Invitation to the general meeting of the DSIV

The next general meeting of the German Association of the Bulk Solids Industry (Deutscher Schüttgut-Industrie Verband - DSIV) will take place in Basel within the framework of the Bulk Solids Fair on...

more
Issue 2016-04

Bulk solids forum, promotion of the young generation and international relations

The Association of the German Bulk Solids Industry (DSIV) will make use of the POWTECH, which will take place in Nuremberg from 19 to 21 April, for numerous activities. Already during the first day of...

more
Issue 2014-01-02

German Bulk Solids Association: Review and Planning for 2014

Whether referring to grit in winter, building materials such as sand, gravel and earth, raw materials such as ores and coal or cereals in the food sector, salt and sugar as well as powder and granular...

more
Issue 2015-01-02

Meeting of the DSIV members at the POWTECH

Within the scope of the trade fair POWTECH 2014 in Nuremberg, an informal meeting of the members of The German Bulk Solids Association (DSIV) took place. The chairman reported on the activities during...

more