Following a renovation, the ingenious layout of its marble panels gives the facade of a commercial building in Zurich a new look depending on how the light catches it. To install the heavy stone elements, the fischer Group of Companies created a specialist anchor, 10,000 units of it were used on this project.
Kaohsiung is Taiwan's second-largest city measured by its approximately 1.5 million inhabitants. The metropolis has gained another attraction with its new ‘Farglory - THE ONE’ skyscraper. The 68-storey structure towers at a height of 268 metres, making the skyscraper the tallest residential building in the Taiwanese metropolis and the sixth tallest in Asia. The skyscraper provides new space over a building area of 4656 square metres. ‘Farglory - THE ONE’ contains apartments, a private club and an InterContinental Hotel with 253 rooms, three restaurants and two banquet halls over a space of around 166,200 square metres.
After opening in October, the Galerija Belgrade will be a new attraction in the Serbian capital. The Austrian subsidiary of the fischer Group of Companies supplied numerous products for the Balkan region’s biggest shopping, entertainment and dining spot.
Using products that have been tested and technically evaluated by independent accredited bodies is particularly important for planners and builders when it comes to safety-relevant construction projects such as installing pipelines. The fischer pipe clamp FRS-L Universal guarantees permanent load-bearing capacity and serviceability. The high safety and quality standards of the RAL Quality Assurance Association for pipe supports now provides added assurance, as the fastening is continuously tested and evaluated by a neutral, independent and renowned institute.
The fischer group of companies has won the “China Windoor Façade Innovation Award” for its Cast-in Channel System, which is available in Southeast Asia, China and the Middle East. The award ceremony was held on the eve of the annual “Aluminum Window Door Façade Expo” trade fair in the Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou, which is one of China's leading trade events in the window, door and façade industry.