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Multiplication, Vocational Training

Workshop for Russian and Ukranian Carpenters in Leipzig, Germany

23 July, 2019:

The carpentry training instructors at our partner schools in Yekaterinburg, Russia and Vinnytsia, Ukraine came together with no reservations. As dedicated carpenters, working together transcended everything. The group found connection in their joint desire to learn and exchange ideas. Practical exercises and workplace safety were the main focus of the workshop, which was highlighted by field trips to sites of interest for carpenters as well as a cultural program.

 
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Precast Concrete Parts Talent Award

12 March, 2019:

This year, five journeymen received awards presented jointly by the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung and the concrete industry’s vocational promotion center BFF (Berufsförderungswerk für die Beton- und Fertigteilhersteller e.V.) in Ostfildern.

To read more about the awards and recipients (in German), click here.

 
Prizes and Awards

Schöck award for innovation in building and construction

18 January, 2019:

Congratulations! Carmen Marock (RWTH Aachen), Stefan Ehrke (TU Braunschweig) and Tim Hammer (Karlsruhe Institut for Technology KIT) are the recipients of this year’s award for their outstanding final projects and theses.

Click here to view a video about the award recipients and their work.

 
Exchange Projects

Exchange program launches in Neustadt an der Aisch

17 June, 2018:

Ten apprentices three master craftsmen from Yekaterinburg in the Ural region of Russia made the trip to Neustadt an der Aisch in Germany. The young automobile mechatronics technicians were participating in a vocational school exchange program that will be completed with a trip to Yekaterinburg by their German counterparts. The group quickly bonded while working hand in hand in the workshop, getting a tour of the BMW plant and enjoying a host of leisure activities together. A particular highlight was the rapt attention and the tremendous support for the visit of the Russian group.

 
Prizes and Awards

Deutscher Hochschulbaupreis (German University Construction Award) 2018

19 April, 2018:

The German University Construction Award is presented every two years by the University Foundation with the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung providing the prize money. This year, the first prize went to Zeppelin University, a private university in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Luebeck University and Stuttgart Media University were runners-up. The Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning is the patron of this award.

For details about awards and recipients (in German), click here.

Film (in German) about the winner of the first prize.