The success of VATM
to predict the points of the Torque (T)-Twist ([theta]) curve for the ultimate behaviour is understandable, since, for high level of loading, the concrete is extensively cracked.
Speech by Mrs Reding on "Mehr Wettbewerb und mehr Europa fur die Telekommunikations-markte" at MP Evening sponsored by the association of suppliers of telecommunications and value-added services (VATM
The VATM, a Germany-based association for alternative telecommunications operators, has stated that Deutsche Telekom is deploying a Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) facility more and more, which permits the telecom service provider to check its competitors from enlarging their networks in the regions in which half of the inhabitants are already enjoying broadband service at 1 Mbps.
According to the VATM, these things are taking place although nationwide internet coverage at 50 Mbps is mandatory under the national government rules.
VATM, the association of new German entrants, announced in Brussels on 19 June that building their own network would cost them in the region of 5 billion.
"Deutsche Telekom's main reason is to renew its network in the larger cities where there is already a high percentage of broadband access", claimed VATM at the time.
VATM, an association representing some 50 new operators, points out that Deutsche Telekom has urged the ruling CDU/SPD (right/left) coalition not to regulate broadband services.
VATM claims Deutsche Telekom's sole objective is to update its network in large cities where broadband access is already considerable.
The Chairman discussed issues related to Offshore security and expressed satisfaction over the progress of Online submission of documents for security clearance, establishment of the VATMS
(Vessel Air Traffic Management System), Community Interaction Programmes with fishermen and the increased cooperation between security and maritime agencies.