Tove Petterson, Trainee

The third trainee period has now started!


During the past three months, I have been stationed in Ringön, where I have been working at our Pump Division. There, I have mainly been working with the development of metrics and monitoring. During my time at the Pump Divisiont, I also had the opportunity to accompany one of our drivers during a work day. You can read more about my experience of concrete pumping at the construction site in my previous post "Pumping and sampling".

Pump Seminar in Stockholm


Last week, the yearly Pump Seminar took place in Stockholm. The seminar highlights current qustions in Concrete logistics/Concrete pumping, where people from different companies, with different knowledge and experience, are holding lectures.

For example, Malin Löfsjögård, from "Svensk Betong", talked about the organisation and what they do to help their member companies. Magnus Mårtensson, Transport Manager at Thomas Betong...

Pumping and site testing


Yesterday, I joined our pump driver Jonas Carlsson out to the construction of The Marieholm Tunnel. We arrived at the construction site just before 6:30 to set up, and prepare, the pump for the first delivery of concrete at 07.00.

The pump used was an M36 and... 

Concrete course


Last week, I attended at a course in concrete. The course was held by Oskar Espring, Project leader at C-lab.

During the course, we went through the concrete as a building material, concrete component material, aggregates, binders, cement, alternative binders, fibers, additives, strength etc.


My second trainee period has now started!


My first trainee period is now over and the second period has started! To have had the opportunity to work with Marketing, and to have had Kasia as my tutor, has been incredible eductaional.

In conjunction with the start of the second period, I have also changed my work station


The Concrete Gala 2016


I had the honor to participate at this year's Concrete Gala, which accurred at November 10th at Berns in Stockholm. Our main focus was on presenting Thomas Environmental Frame...


A visit to our plant in Mölndal


At 4.30 a.m., the alarm rang, and at 5 a.m., me and Anna were on our way to our plant in Mölndal.
During the day, we did a lot of things: we visited the control room where

The Concrete Gala


Last week, I had the honor to participate at The Concrete Gala's pre event in Gothenburg!
"Betonggalan" - The Concrete Gala - is an event where companies in the social structure industry meet, to mingle, and to talk about relevant questions. At The Concrete Gala, awards in eight...