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Ambitions_No31_2018

Concrete is the most frequently used building material in the world. This is because the basis ingredients are available everywhere and it is relatively easy and cheap to produce.
Nowadays concrete is easy to handle on site, and, with the right concrete admixtures and mix design, the material can meet the requirements of contractors (workability, pumpability, self-levelling, and early strength), owners (durability, strength and early strength) and engineers (compressive strength and durability). Enjoy reading

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Ambitions_No29_2017

In this edition we learn how our Thai colleagues bring .corals alive again with byproducts of mortar. Furthermore we experience two special delights: Sika fdrom basement to roof at the Elbphilharmonie in Harmburg and China`s biggest underground station. Finally we make a stopover in Vienna to talk about the Austrian construction business with our GM Samuel Pluess.Enjoy reading

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Ambitions_No27_2017

In this edition we fly to the other end of the world to New Zealand to chat with
our GM Mike Edwards. What is the market situation and how does it feel like to
live in such a beautiful country off the beaten track? After that we
investigate the questions how gypsum production can be more efficient and how
lightweight vehicles empower sustainability.Enjoy reading

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Ambitions_No26_2016

In philosophy, science, and art, emergence is a process whereby larger entities arise through interactions among smaller or simpler entities such that the larger entities exhibit properties the smaller or simpler entities don’t exhibit. In philosophy, emergence is often understood to be a claim about the etiology of a system’s properties.  

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Ambitions_No25_2016

The term “steadfast” might be used to describe a person who is fiercely loyal to another person, a group, a company, work, ideas or thoughts, to name only a few examples. Remaining steadfast can help us to withstand upheaval and other blows of fate during our lives.

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Ambitions_No22_2015

The word “community” is derived from the Old French “comuneté” which is derived from the Latin com-munitas (from Latin “things held in common”), a term for a fellowship or organized society. A community is a social unit of any size that shares common values.
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Ambitions_No21_2015

In 2002 there were about 12,500 desali-nation plants around the world in 120 countries. The most important users of desalinated water are still in the Middle East and North Africa. Among industri-alized countries, the United States is one of the most important users of desali-nated water
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ambitions_19_2015 edition

In philosophy, moral responsibility is the status of morally deserving praise, blame, reward, or punishment for an act or omission, in accordance with one's moral obligations. Deciding what (if anything) counts as “mor-ally obligatory” is a principal concern of ethics.
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ambitions_17th edition

Growth normally refers to a positive change in size, often over a period of time. Growth can occur as a stage of maturation or a process toward fullness or fulἀllment. As the scientiἀc study of changes that occur in ....
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ambitions_direct_16.2014

ARCHITEC-TURAL DREAM OR SHOPPING QUEEN?
Glass, colors and very distinct wave-shaped entrances characterize the com-plex, which was designed by renowned Swedish architect ᴀrm Windgårdhs. The design reflects Emporia’s role as a safe haven, a place full of surprises. It is very airy and.
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ambitions_direct_11_2013

So, what is your secret?There is no secret, just hard work! I have always been of the opinion that being a woman would never be a problem to me. Better than this, I always tried to convert it into an opportunity, using female traits such as .
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ambitions-direct - Issue No.6 - 2011

As one of the world’s most vital ecosystems, the oceans cover two thirds of our planet and produce half of the oxygen that we breathe thanks to plankton and micro-organisms which are mostly unknown to man. Enjoy reading

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ambitions-direct - Issue No. 5 - 2011

From the art centre Pompidou-Metz in France to the 537m Metsovitikos bridge in Greece, Sika is involved with high quality solutions and shows innovative spirit for example with a worldwide new flooring standard relevant to health requirements. Enjoy reading