With more than 200 participations, the COOK8 International Contest was finalized, focusing on the design of an indoor dining space for 8 people, 24 - 30 sq. M. More specifically, 280 participations were applied for 485 contributors (architects, interior designers, decorators, etc.) from 24 countries. This is the first time an international design competition based in Greece attracts so many participants from almost all the continents! Two-thirds of participations come from Greece, while the other third is shared between Europe, America, Asia and Oceania The aim of the competition was to formulate new ideas for the design of a gathering place for people on the occasion of the preparation and consumption of food as a means of socialization. The "Glorious holistic" by Costas Aliivatos & Ioannis Kitanis, Danae-Vlachaki, Daphne-Christina Papadopoulou & Katiana-Maria Lyoga and "To Nefos" by Felix Chun Lam, Ziyang Luo & Yi RanWeng Toronto, Canada, are the three equal prizes. The three award-winning submissions will be presented by <<DOMES>> effected in real dimensions (scale 1/1) at the COOK8 Contest: The New Focal Point, co-organized with the Benaki Museum. From June 14 to July 29, 2018 at the ground floor of the Benaki Museum in a 1,100 square meter area at 138 Piraeus Street, visitors will have the opportunity to tour three exemplary dining venues, as well as to see the other proposals, through design and pictorial material. The International Architecture Inspectorate DOMES, through its multifaceted activity, constitutes a point of contact between Greek and international architectural reality. It aims at informing the Greek architects and the wider public and in the promotion of Greek architecture around the world. COOK8 is the 5th INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION of DOMES and the 2nd part of DOMES 1: 1 tripartite program. AKRITAS had the great pleasure of supporting the COOK8 International Contest from the position of the Gold Sponsor. We present you indicative photos http://www.akritas.gr/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/domes3.jpg
The participation of the Wood Processing Industry > was successfully completed at the 7th MEDWOOD International Exhibition held in Athens from 26-29 April 2018.
25.04.2018 AKRITAS Participation in the Medwood 2018 Exhibition We present you photos of the company's stand Image 1 Image 2
The annual AKRITAS Ceremony of vasilopita cake cutting was held with great success on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the RAMADA THRAKI PLAZA Hotel in Alexandroupolis. The Chairman of the Board of Directors Ms. Lucia Saranti said in her brief greeting that investing in human capital is a constant philosophy of AKRITAS, which through specific programs supports its staff and recognizes its valuable contribution. And it is in this context of the standard reward employees’ children ,who succeed in entering Higher Educational and Technological Educational Institutions. The children awarded this year with honors are ten and are the following: ZIOGAS CHRISTOS (A.U.TH FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY -SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY AND EDUCATION) FYLLARIDIS APOSTOLOS (FACULTY T.A. - SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY OIL) KADIRI EVANGELIA (FACULTY OF ECONOMIC AND REGIONAL SCIENCES - SCHOOL of ECONOMICS), BIKOU PANAGIOTA (FACULTY OF SOCIAL, POLITICAL and ECONOMICS –SCHOOL OF SOCIAL MANAGEMENT AND POLITICAL SCIENCES), GKOURLOMATI THEODORA (TEI OF CENTRAL MAKEDONIA- FACULTY OF TECHNOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS-SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING T.W.) PETALOTIS CHRISTOS (FACULTY of CLASSICAL AND HUMAN SCIENCES- SCHOOL OF LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATIONS OF BLACK SEA COUNTRIES), PAPPA LAMPRINI- ANNA (FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND ECONOMICS-SCHOOL OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE) KARAFYLLIDI STELLA (A.U.TH – SCHOOL OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE), KAMPAKAKIS PANAGIOTIS (D.U.TH. DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION & SPORTS SCIENCES) INTZIDIS IORDANIS (TEI OF SERRES –FACULTY OF ADMINISTRATION AND ECONOMICS- SCHOOL OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE The plant manager Mr. Papaioannou and the president of the workers association Mr. Nakos cut the cake and welcomed the families of the employees who attended the event (see. Photo). Finally, part of the ceremony was the honorary award of the employee Mr. George Kapetanidis, who has just retired. The company awarded a special honorary award for his long contribution, dedication and ethos. All colleagues gave him the best wishes for the new period of his life that begins.
The company’s management on the occasion of the visit organized a presentation and tour of the industry for the representatives of Evros prefecture Media. The BoD Ms. Lukia Saranti and CEO Efthimios Konstantopoulos had the opportunity to present a brief overview of the 40 years of AKRITAS business and to report on its progress and prospects. More specifically, the effect of the company to the local community was analyzed and generally to the Greek economy , being the only Greek vertically integrated wood processing industry. Today AKRITAS has a staff of 240 persons, while through the activation of the entire supply chain, is involved also in the parallel activation of a large number of indirect jobs through the multiple cooperation. At the same time, it is a company that operates with international standards, oriented towards openness and with significant contribution to the current account balance of the country. Similarly, issues were discussed- related to the competitiveness of enterprises, focusing to the development of infrastructure needed for the provision of high quality transit services through both the port and the railway. In 2017 the company continued with the same pace its growth, while the prospects for 2018 are very positive , which immediately is reflected in immediate plans to increase its production capacity in the first half by adopting additional shift operation.
AKRITAS wood processing industry -in the context of 40 years celebration since its foundation- proceeded to grant an annual scholarship for the year 2017-2018 in unique postgraduate program entitled: " «Advanced Methods for the Construction of Wood Products» of the Department of Wood & Furniture Design & Technology of TEI of Thessaly, in the city of Karditsa. The scholarship concerns the academic year 2017-2018 and is provided for full tuition coverage. The aim of the company’s sponsorship is to its contribution - always in the direction of progress and evolution - in giving opportunities to graduates of H.E.I and T.E.I to develop skills and perspectives in education in order to respond dynamically to the modern, demanding professional and business environment. The program is addressed to both business executives of wood and furniture graduates of the Department of Wood & Furniture Design & Technology, as well as graduates of Polytechnic Schools, University Graduates, Departments of Economics, Management, Marketing, as well as other departments of Universities (TEIs) with relevance to the subject of the postgraduate program after a decision by the Postgraduate Students Selection Committee.
AKRITAS WOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRY IS OBLIGED TO CANCEL THE (SAMPLING AND SCIENTIFIC DESIGN) CONTEST WHICH WAS GIVEN ON 29.03.2017, AS FOR EXTRAORDINARY CIRCUMSTANCES THE ASSESSMENT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE WORKS PROVIDED IS UNSUITABLE.
AKRITAS is a wood processing industry with headquarters in Alexandroupolis celebrating this year 40 years since its establishment
AKRITAS is a wood processing industry with headquarters in Alexandroupolis celebrating this year 40 years since its establishment.
Melamine series with digital printing presents the wood processing industry AKRITAS, by following the modern international decoration trends. It is about Melamine with AKRIPAN® particleboard core, laminated with heated surface digital print, of high-resolution, an innovation in the field of decoration, which is a product of specific technology. The technical characteristics are the stable internal structure, and excellent resistance to scratching and abrasion. Decorating with digital printing offers unlimited possibilities, from photorealistic graphic designs and structures in all color variations. For this reason, applications with digital printing are ideal for creating any furniture of household and professional use, with customized designs. With the new digital printing surfaces, AKRITAS melamine offer inspiring new ideas and more choices. It is worth noting that there is a deposit of 25 designs that can be produced in any specific pattern, on demand. With the new surfaces of digital print, the melamine AKRITAS offer inspiring new ideas and more choices. The excellent aesthetics, perfect construction and functionality are elements that characterize AKRITAS products, which for 40 years specializing in detecting trends, always with the satisfaction of customer needs . Special brochure for digital print can be obtained from the local offices of AKRITAS and partners.