TEKA GmbH: 2012
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Wednesday 19. Dec 2012
TEKA wishes a merry Christmas
He who does not trust enough, Will not be trusted
Lao Tse (philosopher, 6th century BC)

With this in mind, we thank you for placing your trust in us. At the end of this year, we hope that we have to a certain extent contributed to your success. Once again, our team has worked hand in hand in order to find and put into practice the best solutions to provide clean air at the workplace.

We wish you and your families a merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year. We look forward
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Monday 17. Dec 2012
VDMA reports on exchange of experiences at TEKA’s
"Internet as a distribution channel" was in the focus of an event that took place in the premises of TEKA’s communication center. The “VDMA Nachrichten”, the magazine published by the Federation of German Engineering Industries (VDMA), writes about the exchange of experiences in their latest issue.

Gundel Schmidt, head of TEKA’s communication center from the hosting TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH from Velen explained
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Wednesday 12. Dec 2012
Cooperation between TEKA and Microstep
Under the heading “Clean and precise cutting“, the trade magazine "Der Praktiker" presents in its most recent issue the new ECO series, the all-in-one solution developed by TEKA and MicroStep Group for different cutting and extraction problems.

The article reads: “With the new “Eco” series, TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie and MicroStep offer an all-in-one solution
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Tuesday 11. Dec 2012
Internal promotion at TEKA’s is top-notch
Professional magazine praises TEKA’s commitment

The green arrow points steeply upwards: The cross-company training offensive launched by TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH was mentioned in the section of tops and flops of the month in the professional magazine "fertigung" as a positive example for internal promotion.

Under the heading „Promoting social skills“ the current issue reads: “TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH has launched a cross-company training
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Tuesday 20. Nov 2012
Big run on TEKA products in Gorinchem
At the Metavak und Gebruikte Machinevak in Gorinchem last week, Jacquelien van der Lem from TEKA’s partner Lemtech B.V. was constantly busy with customer meetings. The international trade fair for the metalworking industry is regarded as a meeting point for decision-makers in plant engineering in the region of South Holland.

The run on the stand of TEKA’s main importer for the Netherlands was enormous. Visitors had the opportunity to see a wide range
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Wednesday 14. Nov 2012
TEKA will take part in PRODEX 2012 together with partners
Trade fair will open its doors from November 20 to 23

Only a few days to go until the opening of PRODEX 2012 in Basel. The most important international trade fair for machine tools, tools and production engineering in Switzerland will open its doors from November 20 to 23. The expert in occupational safety will present his new and further developed extraction and filter units for the fields of welding, cutting and laser technology, which comply with the highest technical standards.
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Wednesday 31. Oct 2012
Many inquiries on board
TEKA took part in the ExpoWELDING in Poland

Recently, TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH was represented with a stand at the biggest welding fair in Poland, the ExpoWELDING 2012. More than 140 national and international companies showed the latest trends in welding technology at the fair that takes places in Sosnowiec every two years. The trade fair is considered to be the industry’s meeting point in East Central Europe.

TEKA sales representative Karolina Dubicka presented
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Wednesday 31. Oct 2012
How to strengthen cooperation?
Entrepreneurs from Weseke discuss ways of business development at TEKA’s

Yesterday, all the rows at TEKA’s communications center at Beieringsweg in Weseke were crowded with interested business owners. More than 60 visitors accepted the invitation issued by the town of Borken, the advertising association of Weseke (WWG) and the company planinvent. The only topic on this evening’s agenda: How can entrepreneurs and businessmen in Weseke cooperate more closely– and which role can
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The advertising association of Weseke had invited its members to gather in TEKA’s communications center.
The advertising association of Weseke had invited its members to gather in TEKA’s communications center.
The advertising association of Weseke had invited its members to gather in TEKA’s communications center.

Wednesday 17. Oct 2012
Extraction units by TEKA received an overwhelming response a
Presentation of a new subsidiary in Austria

New products and a new subsidiary – several novelties and news at the same time were received with enthusiasm among the visitors at the stand of TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH during this year’s VIENNA TEC. Once again, they came in their thousands to the largest and most important international fair for industry and trade in the Messe Wien exhibition center in Vienna from October 9 to
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TEKA’s stand was bustling with activity.
TEKA’s stand was bustling with activity.
TEKA’s stand was bustling with activity.
TEKA’s stand was bustling with activity.

Tuesday 16. Oct 2012
Lemtech presented TEKA products at the Dutch fair Milieu 201
Many visitors recently flocked to the Brabanthallen in s’Hertogenbosch as the Dutch trade fair ”Milieu 2012” opened its doors. At the stand of Lemtech B.V. , TEKA’s general importer for the Netherlands, the devices produced by the German manufacturer of extraction units attracted the attention of many visitors.
The distributor presented for instance the extraction and filter unit
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Friday 12. Oct 2012
Clean and precise cutting with the new ECO series
All-in-one solution by TEKA and MicroStep Group is presented at EuroBLECH

During the EuroBLECH 2012, TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH will focus on “Clean and precise cutting“. The company invites everyone who is interested to learn more about the new ECO series during a live presentation at its stand E 20 in hall 13.
The reason: In a cooperation, the expert for clean air at the workplace and the
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Tuesday 02. Oct 2012
TEKA extraction units can be seen at VIENNA-TEC
Trade fair will open its doors from October 9 to 12

Shortly, TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH will present its large portfolio of extraction and filter units at the Austrian trade fair VIENNA-TEC.

After the successful première in 2010, the expert for clean air at the workplace will present once again new and approved extraction technology at the exhibition center in
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Thursday 20. Sep 2012
TEKA strengthens its field service
Five new employees for a more intensive customer counseling

TEKA continues its growth trend: After the creation of the communication center, the manufacturer of extraction and filter units expanded and restructured his field service during the last weeks. The specialist for clean air now has increased its field team by five new employees. All of them take care of an even more efficient and intensive customer counseling.

Having completed intensive product and sales trainings in the
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Monday 17. Sep 2012
Counter the shortage of qualified workers
TEKA launches a cross-company training offensive

How do I speak to customers on the phone, how do I behave towards superiors and handle difficult situations in everyday working life? These are the questions young people are confronted with when starting their career. However, these issues are not dealt with in the context of vocational training as the focus is on providing expertise. Now, TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie from Velen in the region of Westphalia explores new paths.
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Friday 07. Sep 2012
Town wants to join the fast information highway
TEKA hosts entrepreneurs’ breakfast organized by the town of Velen

This year, the second entrepreneurs’ breakfast organized by the town of Velen took place in TEKA’s communication center in Weseke. Mayor Dr. Christian Schulze Pellengahr welcomed the guests. In the informational part, Martin Lutz from the Economic Development Agency in the district of Borken presented recent developments in the field of broadband coverage. Anke Husmann from
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Gundel Schmidt, head of the TEKA communication center informs about the vocational training offensive.
Gundel Schmidt, la directrice du centre de communication de TEKA, informe sur la campagne de formation en alternance.
Martin Lutz (WFG) explains about the current state of broadband coverage.
Visitors of the entrepreneurs‘ breakfast listened with interest to the talks.
Bürgermeister Dr. Christian Schulze Pellengahr (M.) im Gespräch beim Unternehmerfrühstück.

Friday 31. Aug 2012
„Take your communication in your own hands“
VDMA working group for marketing discusses the internet as a distribution channel

„Yes, it is possible!“ – This is the clear answer Gundel Schmidt, head of the TEKA communication center, gave to the initial question asked by Hans Seelen. In his introduction, the representative of the Federation of German Engineering Industries (VDMA) wanted to know: “Can non-intuitive products in the area of mechanical and plant engineering
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Many members of the VDMA working group on marketing wanted to learn more about internet as a distribution channel.

Tuesday 28. Aug 2012
TEKA supports fight against cancer
1500 euros for German Cancer Aid in Weseke

Weseke – The members of the German Cancer Aid in Weseke are happy to finally have a steady roof over their head. A donation of TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie amounting to about 1500 euros in total has made it possible.

“Every year, we organize about 30 charities such as cake sales or used book sales or we participate in events organized by other associations,
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Tuesday 28. Aug 2012
Extraction unit is certified for several workplaces
TEKA receives IFA certificate for Caremaster with two arms

If you want to extract polluted air at several workplaces at the same time, but not want to go without reliable, certified occupational safety, TEKA now offers you the proper solution: Caremaster fitted with two suction arms. Just recently, the Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) certified such a device on the basis of the internationally valid standard EN ISO 15012-1.
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Monday 20. Aug 2012
„Internet as a distribution channel“ is at the center of
VDMA working group for marketing visits TEKA

Internet plays a more and more important role when it comes to sell capital equipment. But can non-intuitive products in the area of mechanical and plant engineering better be sold via internet? The working group for marketing of the Federation of German Engineering Industries (VDMA) will deal with this and other questions during the next event on the topic of “Internet as a
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Monday 06. Aug 2012
TEKA gives young people a chance
More young staff members than ever before / New vocational training programs
A double premiere at TEKA’s: Seven young people, more than ever before in the company’s history, began their vocational training at the location in Velen. Besides, it was the first time that the expert for ventilation technology created a training program for a prospective electronics technician for industrial engineering and a prospective commercial employee.

From now on, Tobias Radomski and Belinda
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Tuesday 31. Jul 2012
Former trainees keep faith with TEKA after completing their
Three junior employees of TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH have completed an important chapter in their lives: Recently, they passed their exams at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of North Westphalia and thus completed their vocational training with good results. The management and all TEKA staff members congratulate them on their success. Bernd Olbing, Jan-Niklas Nieland and Thorsten Fischedick agree: „We benefit a lot from the vocational training at TEKA for our future
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Monday 04. Jun 2012
IFA certificate for Strongmaster with 2 arms
At last, the time has come. TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie receives another certificate, awarded by the Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA, formerly BGIA).
Like several other mobile and stationary units manufactured by TEKA GmbH before, the extraction unit Strongmaster with two suction arms has also been tested according to the international standard ISO 15012-1 and has received the IFA-mark.
Come into force 2005, the standard
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Monday 20. Feb 2012
Prospective electrical engineers
In the small Hungarian town Komitat Zala, some students of the secondary school Egervár meet in the afternoon in order to learn the basics of electronics.

At the same time, they also acquire basic skills in soldering. Soldering electronic elements generates fumes and gases which are particularly hazardous to the health of children and youths.

Thanks to TEKA’s and IMEX ’ donation, the kids in the club are safe!

István Tolnai,
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Thursday 09. Feb 2012
Searching for the dream job
This year, TEKA GmbH took once again part in the project “Dream job”, organized by the citizens‘ foundation Bürgerstiftung Westmünsterland. Three secondary school students seized the opportunity to get a glimpse of a profession of their choice during a taster day.

Johanna was interested by the profession of technical product designer which she still felt enthusiastic about at the end of the day. Markus Heuer, the
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Thursday 09. Feb 2012
Internship at TEKA GmbH
In February 2012, the students Sarah Selting and Fabian Jendritza have completed their school internship at the company TEKA GmbH. Within three weeks of their internship, both students could gather impressions of the profession they chose.

Sarah worked in the sales department and was entrusted with the everyday tasks of a technical sales representative. Her colleagues praised her work which confirmed her in her choice. Gundel Schmidt, in charge of the trainees, underlined Sarah’s strengths
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Monday 02. Jan 2012
New product: Alsident flat screen kit
Thanks to the new flat screen kit out of the product line Alsident, TEKA presents a space-saving solution suitable for many fields of application. Confronted with a lack of space, you can use the kit as an appropriation extraction device. A special feature: The connecting nozzle is directly fixed to the air outlet pipe by means of a flexible hose. Therefore, the bracket for the flat screen can be fixed in different positions. The flat screen kit
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