Innovation

Touring the US and Canada: The CFT in North America (Part 1)

By | 10.02.2020|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 4 minutes read

In the last couple of months the Concept Fire Truck was on the road in the US and Canada to present its innovative technology to fire departments across North America.   In Ventura County [...]

The benefits are centre stage

By | 04.12.2019|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 5 minutes read

Since the introduction of the Concept Fire Truck (CFT) in autumn 2016, many fire departments and experts in the field had an opportunity to learn about the special functions and ergonomic benefits of the vehicle [...]

Megatrend of neo-ecology – more than just organic!

By | 06.11.2019|Firefighting trendmap, Innovation| 3 minutes read

The “interrelationship between living things and their environment” - that is the definition of ecology - and it seems to have hardly ever been more critically scrutinized or put to the test than of late. [...]

Multi-Corporate Hackathon 2019 – A Look Back

By | 15.05.2019|Company & people, Events, Innovation| 4 minutes read

A great atmosphere, highly motivated teams, and promising creative ideas for digital challenges - all this happened during the three intensive working days of the Multi-Corporate Hackathon, which took place at the end of April [...]

Let’s Hack! – Multi-Corporate Hackathon 2019

By | 02.04.2019|Events, Innovation| 2 minutes read

The term "hackathon" is a bit misleading. While you would think that this is about "hacking", i.e., illegally collecting data and information, a hackathon is actually a multi-day developer event during which people work hard [...]

The CFT on snow and ice

By | 21.03.2019|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

The Concept Fire Truck (CFT) went on tour again in February. This time it traveled in Scandinavia and stopped in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. We also had the opportunity to make a tour stop at [...]

Taking the curves

By | 22.11.2018|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation| 3 minutes read

When firefighters respond to a call they need a vehicle capable of high speed, rapid acceleration, hard braking, and maneuverability. The driver must have focused concentration, strong nerves, and experience. The Concept Fire Truck (CFT) is [...]

The Future of Helping

By | 18.09.2018|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Events, Innovation| 5 minutes read

"ERROR - the Art of Imperfection" was the theme of this year's Ars Electronica Festival, the world's largest art, technology, and society event with a unique gathering of creators, media artists, technologists, scientists, researchers, companies, [...]

The possibilities of the electric drive!

By | 19.07.2018|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

The Concept Fire Truck (CFT), which was presented on the occasion of Rosenbauer's 150th anniversary in September 2016, is increasingly attracting the interest of fire departments and the public alike. It triggers astonishment, curiosity in [...]

I’m building my world the way I like it – individualization megatrend

By | 26.02.2018|Firefighting trendmap, Innovation| 2 minutes read

Individualization is one of the dominant megatrends of today. People are increasingly striving to fulfill individual life paths that go hand in hand with the desire for more autonomy and self-determination. This trend is mainly [...]