Kuhn Edelstahl Blog Ausblick 2020

The outlook for 2020

As Germany’s economic growth continues to shrink, are we on the road to recession? The OECD, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, is forecasting further decline for the German economy over the coming year. The main reason for such cautious expectations is the current trade conflict between the United States and China, along with the still-unclear impact of Brexit. Continue reading

The autumn storms begin to blow…

and before long it’s raining cats and dogs, day after day. Rainfall in Northern Europe and elsewhere at this time of year can involve over four gallons of water pouring onto a roof every hour on its way down to the drains. This places permanent stress on the building’s gutters.If they also contain damp autumn leaves, these will restrict free flow and cause build-ups of water in the curved sections. A gutter can easily cope with these stresses – if it has been galvanized. Continue reading

Happy Ending aboard the Dreamboat

The Traumschiff (“Dreamboat”) has been plying its trade to the most beautiful destinations in the world – be they Namibia, New Zealand or Norway – for almost 40 years now. Life on board involves everything from heart-rending love stories and rocky marriages to the rekindling of old friendships. Whoever was at the helm Siegfried Rauch, Sascha Hehn or Florian Silbereisen, captains could rely on two things: a voyage with a happy ending and valve seat rings from Kuhn Special Steel. Continue reading