From October 2017, dr. ir. Yawar Abbas has joined the R&D team of B|A|S Research & Technology as a researcher consultant. Yawar Abbas has acquired his doctorate degree in lab-on-a-chip technology from the BIOS lab on a chip group at the University of Twente, The Netherlands, under the supervision of Prof. Albert van den Berg.
Over the years, B|A|S Research & Technology amassed extensive experience in petrographic research. Petrography is a branch of petrology that focuses on detailed descriptions of rocks.
Collapsing parking garage causes commotion in the Netherlands/ Instorting parkeergarage zorgt voor commotie in Nederland (Due to the topicality of this subject in the Netherlands, this article has been published in Dutch)
Doka's Concremote was crowned the Commercial Innovation of the Year by the panel of expert judges after demonstrating a product that has the potential to make massive savings across the construction industry.
Performance-Based Specifications and Control of Concrete Durability was recently published as State-of-the-Art Report by RILEM TC 230-PSC. B|A|S Research & Technology initiated and organized an application test program which was carried out at B|A|S Research & Technology facility in Venlo.
Since February 1, 2016, Dr. ir. Andrija Blagojević has joined the team of B|A|S Research & Technology. He will work as a Senior Consultant, R&D of concrete durability.
B|A|S Research & Technology has won the prestigious "Lodewijk van der Grinten Business Award 2015". The B|A|S team was nominated by the business association "Ondernemend Venlo".
In the construction of the 824 MW Muskrat Falls hydroelectric power station in Labrador, Canada, extreme cold is a particular challenge. Temperatures as low as -40°C are not uncommon at the site.
Doka Oman received the award for "Most innovative concrete quality assurance system" on 9th September 2015.
Concremote is now also launched in Oman. Doka Muscat announced that it offers Doka Concremote to all customers in Oman seeking professional and innovative in-place testing solutions for compressive strength and hydration temperature.