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News within the BWB group

02
Aug

Anodised façades in District 5

Much of the urban growth in Zurich's District 5 in recent years has manifested in the form of aluminium-clad new buildings and conversion projects. The hip, culture-conscious District 5 boasts several…

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15
Jul

New buildings for St.Gallen cantonal hospital

The 'come together' generational construction project involves renovating the St.Gallen cantonal hospital (KSSG) in stages, i.e. the new buildings 10, 07A and 07B, and construction of the new…

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10
Jun

Outstanding team performance at Nehlsen-BWB

Nehlsen-BWB Flugzeug-Galvanik has very successfully renewed its NADCAP certificate in these times of pandemic, achieving the leading standard in aviation with top marks. The company met the strict…

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02
Jun

Discussions on the renaming of the MEG

The museum management is currently openly asking for the MEG to be renamed, and the people of Geneva are joining in the discussion. The thinking is that the term 'ethnology museum' has too many…

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26
May

From surface to self-supporting component

BWB uses electroforming to manufacture precision components for medical technology. Electroforming involves applying a metallic coating (in this case silver) to a support mould. Once the desired…

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28
Apr

Geneva-based artist Flora Mottini’s paintings on anodised surface

Geneva-based artist Flora Mottini uses the technical possibilities of BWB Surface technology in Stans to work her vision of a painting deep into the anodised surface of aluminium plates. The plates…

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