46 relations: Albert Vögler, Ammonia, Bauhaus, Benzene, Charcoal, China, Coal mining, Coke (fuel), Convention center, Cube, Demolition, Duisburg, Essen, Europe, European Route of Industrial Heritage, Firedamp, Fritz Schupp, Gelsenkirchen, Germany, Heavy industry, Historic site, Ice skating, Management, Mechanization, Natural resource, New Objectivity (architecture), North Rhine-Westphalia, Obligation, Prussia, RAG AG, Rationalization (economics), Reconstruction (architecture), Reinforced concrete, Ruhr, Ruhr Museum, Steel, Structural change, Tar, Truss, Underground mine ventilation, UNESCO, Weathering, World Heritage site, World War I, World War II, Zollverein.
Albert Vögler (8 February 1877 – 14 April 1945) was a German politician, industrialist and entrepreneur.
Ammonia is a compound of nitrogen and hydrogen with the formula NH3.
Staatliches Bauhaus, commonly known simply as Bauhaus, was a German art school operational from 1919 to 1933 that combined crafts and the fine arts, and was famous for the approach to design that it publicized and taught.
Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.
Charcoal is the lightweight black carbon and ash residue hydrocarbon produced by removing water and other volatile constituents from animal and vegetation substances.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground.
Coke is a fuel with a high carbon content and few impurities, usually made from coal.
A convention center (American English; conference centre outside the USA) is a large building that is designed to hold a convention, where individuals and groups gather to promote and share common interests.
In geometry, a cube is a three-dimensional solid object bounded by six square faces, facets or sides, with three meeting at each vertex.
Demolition or razing is the tearing down of buildings and other man-made structures.
Duisburg (locally) is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Essen (Latin: Assindia) is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
The European Route of Industrial Heritage (ERIH) is a network (theme route) of the most important industrial heritage sites in Europe.
Firedamp is flammable gas found in coal mines.
Fritz Schupp (22 December 1896 in Uerdingen; † 1 August 1974 in Essen) was a German architect.
Gelsenkirchen is a city in the North Rhine-Westphalia state of Germany.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Heavy industry is industry that involves one or more characteristics such as large and heavy products; large and heavy equipment and facilities (such as heavy equipment, large machine tools, and huge buildings); or complex or numerous processes.
Historic site or Heritage site is an official location where pieces of political, military, cultural, or social history have been preserved due to their cultural heritage value.
Ice skating is the act of motion by wearer of the ice skates to propel the participant across a sheet of ice.
Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a not-for-profit organization, or government body.
Mechanization or mechanisation (British English) is the process of changing from working largely or exclusively by hand or with animals to doing that work with machinery.
Natural resources are resources that exist without actions of humankind.
The New Objectivity (a translation of the German Neue Sachlichkeit, sometimes also translated as New Sobriety) is a name often given to the Modern architecture that emerged in Europe, primarily German-speaking Europe, in the 1920s and 30s.
North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen,, commonly shortened to NRW) is the most populous state of Germany, with a population of approximately 18 million, and the fourth largest by area.
An obligation is a course of action that someone is required to take, whether legal or moral.
Prussia (Preußen) was a historically prominent German state that originated in 1525 with a duchy centred on the region of Prussia.
RAG AG, formerly Ruhrkohle AG, is the largest German coal mining corporation.
In economics, rationalization is an attempt to change a pre-existing ad hoc workflow into one that is based on a set of published rules.
Reconstruction is a term in architectural conservation whose precise meaning varies, depending on the context in which they are used.
Reinforced concrete (RC) (also called reinforced cement concrete or RCC) is a composite material in which concrete's relatively low tensile strength and ductility are counteracted by the inclusion of reinforcement having higher tensile strength or ductility.
The Ruhr (Ruhrgebiet), or the Ruhr district, Ruhr region, Ruhr area or Ruhr valley, is a polycentric urban area in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The Ruhr Museum, formerly the Ruhrland Museum, is a diverse natural history and cultural history museum for the Ruhrgebiet in Essen, Germany.
Steel is an alloy of iron and carbon and other elements.
In economics, structural change is a shift or change in the basic ways a market or economy functions or operates.
Tar is a dark brown or black viscous liquid of hydrocarbons and free carbon, obtained from a wide variety of organic materials through destructive distillation.
In engineering, a truss is a structure that "consists of two-force members only, where the members are organized so that the assemblage as a whole behaves as a single object".
Underground mine ventilation provides a flow of air to the underground workings of a mine of sufficient volume to dilute and remove dust and noxious gases (typically NOx, SO2, methane, CO2 and CO) and to regulate temperature.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.
Weathering is the breaking down of rocks, soil, and minerals as well as wood and artificial materials through contact with the Earth's atmosphere, water, and biological organisms.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The Zollverein or German Customs Union was a coalition of German states formed to manage tariffs and economic policies within their territories.