PI1270 – Backnang, 1.9.2015: On September 1, 2015, the new exhibition foyer of the space company Tesat-Spacecom GmbH & Co. KG was ceremoniously opend, in the presence of Brigitte Zypries, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Minister of Economics and Energy and Coordinator for Aeronautics, and Christian Lange, Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection. Also the Backnanger Mayor Dr. Frank Nopper was represented with a greeting.
The concept for the exhibition foyer was developed by the agency Quadraflex from Berlin and implemented by Messebau & Event Services GmbH, a company based in Ostfildern. The aim of the design of the 150m2 showroom in the entrance area of the completely modernized administrative building was to bring the work areas of Tesat-Spacecom to the customers and visitors as well as the employees.
"The new showroom now invites you to a journey through five decades of passionate pioneering in the space industry and provides visions for the future," said Peter Schlote, the managing director of Tesat-Spacecom.
About Tesat: Over the course of five decades, Tesat-Spacecom has developed in-depth expertise in manufacturing of payload equipment for communication satellites and has established itself as a clear European market leader. On its 60,000m² premises in Backnang, Germany, 1,200 employees develop, assemble, integrate, and test systems and equipment for telecommunication via satellite. To date, more than 700 space projects have been completed. The accumulated in orbit lifetime heritage exceeds 250 million hours.
Further information for journalists:
Tesat-Spacecom GmbH & Co KG
Nina Backes, Communications
Gerberstrasse 49, D-71522 Backnang