The Romanian Order of Architects (OAR)
The Romanian Order of Architects is a professional organization, whose members have the mission to convince the society that architecture is mainly a cultural and public act, with urbanistic, economic, social and ecological implications. Some of the main objectives of the OAR are: the intensification of the cultural dimension of architecture, creating architecture and urban culture centres around the headquarters of the organization and its territorial branches, adapting the architectural education to socio-economic and cultural tendencies and creating a heritage policy of the built environment from Romania – valuable architecture being a fundamental element for the quality of life.
Established in 1994 with Romanian-German capital, Lipoplast was the first Romanian PVC manufacturer. The quality of the products and the professionalism of the management have led to the yearly increase of the company. The production activity is structured on 4 production facilities: one for the production of PVC frames, one for the manufacturing of the insulated glass, one for tempering the glass and another for laminating the PVC profiles with colored ornamental foil.
The investments of over 10 million euros in technology, made in the past years, aimed to increase the operational efficiency, the innovation and the development of products and services portfolio, by launching EVOCERAMIC VB range: the only bricks with integrated basalt mineral wool, manufactured in Romania, which ensure a sound and thermal insulation without any need for additional insulation of the facades.
Timișoara City Hall through
The City Hall of Timișoara represents the main administrative institution of the Municipality of Timișoara, constantly being in the service of the local community in order to solve their needs, thus ensuring the improvement of the quality of citizens’ lives. This institution carries out actions, works, services and projects of local public interest for the city’s inhabitants. The Culture House of the Municipality of Timișoara is a cultural institution that carries out cultural-artistic, entertaining, recreational, informational and educational activities for all citizens of the city.
RETIM Ecologic Service SA
RETIM Ecologic Service SA is a waste management company established in 1997. The company has an ANRSC Class I License for the public sanitation service of the localities and is TÜV certified according to the integrated quality, environment, health and occupational safety management system. RETIM Ecologic Service’s waste management strategy now means another way of collecting household waste, protecting the environment, recovering reusable materials and making a better use of municipal solid waste. In this way, waste management is transformed into resource management, waste becoming a source of raw materials and secondary fuel, with a direct and immediate effect on the environment.
Administration of the National Cultural Fund (AFCN)
Administration of the National Cultural Fund (AFCN) is an autonomous public institution, subordinated to the Ministry of Culture, which operates at a national level for more than 10 years. Founded in 2005, AFCN is the main public financier in the cultural field from Romania, that applies a transparent process of evaluation and selection. The AFCN mission is to finance projects that support the contemporary Romanian creation and the importance of the national heritage. Overall, they support projects that contribute to a better understanding of the artistic world and also projects that provide a wider access of the public to culture.
Xella | Ytong
Xella RO, the local subsidiary of Xella group, the world leader in providing solutions for construction materials and related industries, is one of the market leaders in the construction materials field from Romania and also the main producer of AAC (autoclaved aerated concrete) from Romania. Xella looks towards the future and is actively involved in mediating the relationship between designers, builders, architects and developers, through its presence on the digital platform BIM (Building Information Modelling), a smart working process based on 3D models that stimulates the interdisciplinary collaboration in construction projects, by saving time, money and by increasing the quality of work.