Bulletin

30 November 2017
On 28 November 2017, a large delegation of industry representatives participated in a visit to Parliament and Lunch with MEPs, organised by the European General Galvanizers Association (EGGA) and the International Zinc Association-Europe.
13 November 2017
The European General Galvanizers Association has published an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for ‘Batch Hot Dip Galvanizing of Steel Products to EN ISO 1461 – European Average’.
21 June 2017
The European General Galvanizers Association has elected Martin Kopf (Zinkpower Group & Chairman, Industrieverband Feuerverzinken, Germany) as its new President.
22 February 2017
EGGA has joined 125 other European industry associations to call for an ambitious EU industrial strategy. The ‘Joint Declaration for an Ambitious EU Industrial Strategy’ was released on 17 February 2017.
26 October 2016
Organised by EGGA together with Asociace českých a slovenských zinkoven (ACSZ), Assembly 2017 will discuss the latest developments in the galvanizing industry and recent EGGA activities. Assembly 2017 will feature conference sessions with simultaneous translation, visits to local galvanizing plants and a social programme.
16 June 2016
Over 170 delegates from 24 countries attended EGGA Assembly 2016 in Sevilla, 6-9 June 2016 to hear the latest developments in Europe’s batch hot dip galvanizing industry.
17 March 2016
EGGA Assembly 2016 has been organised in conjunction with Asociación Técnica Española de Galvanización (ATEG) and will be a unique opportunity to hear the latest developments in the galvanizing industry and to follow the progress of important activities within EGGA.
23 December 2015
On 10 November 2015, a delegation of industry representatives, organised by the European General Galvanizers Association (EGGA) and International Zinc Association-Europe, have visited the Parliament.
1 July 2015
This year’s Intergalva 2015 conference brought together some of the most prominent business and industry leaders in the global galvanizing industry, as well as distinguished academics and experts from universities, industry and other organisations including World Steel, International Zinc Association, Siemens Wind Power and Tata Steel Construction.
9 May 2015
Over 400 people from 49 countries have already taken the decision to attend Intergalva 2015. With more galvanizing industry delegates joining each day, the overall attendance is set to exceed expectations once again.
23 June 2014
Despite clear guidance in international standards against the use of accelerated laboratory testing as a way to compare or predict the corrosion performance of different metallic coatings for steel, the results from these tests continue to be used to promote certain types of coating to unsuspecting users.
13 May 2014
Intergalva is organised by European General Galvanizers Association (EGGA) and hosted by the Galvanizers Association. The conference covers technical, commercial and environmental topics for the general (batch) hot dip galvanizing industry. It continues the series that began in 1950 and was last held in Paris in 2012.
13 May 2014
EGGA has published a guidance document on the role of the galvanizer in supporting the CE-Marking of constructional steelwork. With CE-Marking according to EN 1090-1 due to be implemented across Europe from 1 July 2014, this practical guidance will assist steel fabricators and galvanizers to ensure the correct procedures and requirements are in place.
10 July 2013
An EGGA delegation of European industry representatives and invited MEPs with an interest in the sector attended a lunchtime briefing 'The Role and Future of Europe’s Hot Dip Galvanizing Industry' on 9 July 2013 in the European Parliament. The event was hosted by MEP Paul Ruebig (Austria).

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