As Manager Corporate Social Responsibility/ Sustainability, David Beckers drives the topic of sustainability within the VEKA Group and thus fulfils the family-run company's claim to make the world a little bit better. For our distribution in Switzerland, Mr Beckers has now given an interview on the topic of CSR and sustainability at the VEKA Group as part of the magazine "durchblick".
GEALAN presents its new all-rounder: GEALAN-KONTUR, the new premium design profile system with aluminium option, is now available – already available in white, with decorative foils and aluminium cover shells. Thanks to its clear, straightforward design both inside and outside, the new profile system sets real accents in terms of window design.
The new year brings personnel changes within the VEKA Group. Three subsidiaries announce new management: VEKA SAS in France, VEKA Ibérica in Spain and VEKA Recycling Ltd. in the UK.
At a recent virtual press conference, GEALAN's management looked back on a turbulent 2022 and forward to an equally exciting 2023. Despite all the recent challenges, GEALAN is expecting a new record turnover for the entire group in the past year.
GEALAN's Building Information Modelling data offering once again convinces the jury at the ARCHITECTS' DARLING® Award 2022 and is named the best solution in the construction industry nationwide for the third time in a row, following 2020 and 2021.
At a joint exhibition of VEKAPLAN sheet systems and surfaces of the sister company celotec, numerous innovations were presented at the "K" in Düsseldorf - the world's most important trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry.
VEKA employees from Spain, France, Germany and the USA, as well as VEKA business partners, have made an impressive joint effort: together with the English organisation "Kelly's Heroes", they have travelled 114,934 km in one month and collected more than 220,000 euros in donations.
GEALAN saves around 60,000 tonnes of CO2 annually, just by using recycled material in plastic profiles and switching the two German sites to green electricity. And these are just two of the many measures GEALAN has implemented in recent years.
Almost every fifth person is affected by depression at least once in their life. This means that among the 6,500 employees of the VEKA Group, around 1,300 people could suffer from depression sooner or later.
That is why we make mental health a topic.
New products, current topics, proven partnership: Around 350 guests from partner companies from all over Germany discussed future demands on window production at the VEKA Future Days. On June 22 - 23, 2022 they got to know the practical answers of their system provider.