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  • 21 June 2021 Galvanized Rebar

    Galvanized Reinforcement – Project File: Balconies – Genoa, Italy

    The project file explains how galvanized rebars have been used for the reinforcement of white concrete support beams of an elegant apartment in Genoa in order to provide these elements with increased protection without the need for increased concrete cover.

  • 21 June 2021 Galvanized Rebar

    Galvanized Reinforcement – Project File: Galvanized Reinforcement in Manhole Covers

    This project file shows how manhole covers can be made with a reduced concrete cover and lower steel intensity thanks to the use of galvanized rebars. Galvanized reinforcement delivers several advantages, including reducing the thickness and weight of concrete products.

  • 21 June 2021 Galvanized Rebar

    Galvanized Reinforcement – Project File: Galvanized Reinforcement in Water Filter Slabs

    This project file shows how galvanized rebars have been used for the reinforcement of pre-cast slabs to be used as water filters for drinking water basins.

  • 21 June 2021 Galvanized Rebar

    Galvanized Reinforcement – Project File: Zac Seguin Housing Project – Boulogne-Billancourt, France

    This project file illustrates the use of galvanized rebars in white pre-cast concrete balconies made with planter-style parapets to protect the white surface finish of these elements from rust stains and provide them with an improved thin design.

  • 30 April 2021 Sustainability

    Galvanized Steel and Sustainable Construction: Solutions for a Circular Economy

    EGGA has launched a new publication – ‘Galvanized Steel and Sustainable Construction: Solutions for a Circular Economy’ to explain the contribution that galvanized steel can make to achieving the goals of circular construction – combining durability, robustness, reuse and recycling to ensure that steel structures can be designed for multiple life cycles without need for maintenance.

  • 16 April 2021 Galvanizing Awards

    The Silo: New facade of north Copenhagen

    The European General Galvanizers Association (EGGA) has published a book detailing Copenhagen’s stunning example of the architectural use of galvanized steel for over-cladding an existing building sustainably, effectively and rather cleverly.

  • 13 August 2019 Other

    Annual Report 2018-2019

    This annual report gives an insight into EGGA’s activities and the work that is done by the staff and the National Associations at the European level.

  • 19 June 2018 Galvanizing Awards

    Global Galvanizing Awards 2018

    36 projects were entered through the national and regional galvanizers associations across the world. In addition to the ‘Judges’ Award’ and ‘Industry Award’ Winner, the judges have identified two Highly Commended and the highest placed projects from each participating association have been Shortlisted.

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NATIONAL ADVICE ON THE USE OF GALVANIZING

Find information and advice for users and potential users of hot dip galvanizing for the protection of steel available from your National Associations.