Archive: News & Events
The protection of the environment plays an important role at VALLON
With an environmental management system certified according to ISO 14001:2015, VALLON ensures the complete implementation of its environmental principles.
Update: FAQ now also for the degaussing section
Following the updates in the detectors section, the VALLON website has now also been extended by a detailed FAQ area in the degaussing section.
17th International Symposium “Mine Action 2021“, Novi Vinodolski, Croatia
VALLON presented the latest solutions for humanitarian demining at the 17th International Symposium “Mine Action 2021“ in Novi Vinodolski.
Update: The new detectors FAQ area answers the most frequently asked questions.
The VALLON website has been updated with a detailed FAQ area in the detectors section.
NEW: VXB3plus with borehole shaft guard
Magnetometer set, optimized for permanent use in boreholes (± 300,000 nT) and with a compensation range of ± 75,000 nT.
Worth knowing: Archaeological finds with VALLON Products
The VALLON Metal Detector VMH4 with UXO-Search Coil VS60 has contributed to the discovery of an approx. 4.000- year-old skeleton from the Bronze Age.
VALLON gets active: Supporting VfL Pfullingen Handball
VALLON is now also active in the field of sports: VALLON is sponsor of VfL Pfullingen Handball.
Parts of the Altiplano plateau in Chile free of mines and explosives
Immediately after the ratification of the Ottawa Charter the clearing of the mines in Chile began in 2001. Today, after more than 18 years of hard work under difficult conditions, a large area of the Altiplano plateau was declared mine-free and handed over to the local population.
Fast and reliable – the VALLON repair service
Play it safe: the qualified VALLON service team repairs defective detectors quickly and reliably.
Update: VALLON now also speaks Spanish
The VALLON website is now also available in the world language Spanish.
Worth a look: VALLON Leaflets
The new VALLON Leaflets are from now on available for download.
The VALLON-VMH3CS in action in Colombia
After more than three years of humanitarian and military demining work, several million square meters of land were handed over to the population.
The VALLON-VMR3 in action in Africa
For several years the VALLON Dual Sensor Detector VMR3 has been used successfully in Mali and South Sudan on UN missions.
Restructuring of the VALLON detector area
The structure of the VALLON website has been optimized for a better overview of the products in the Searching with Excellence area.
NDR report "removers of explosive ordnance"
Countless bombs, shells and grenades from the Second World War are still slumbering in the soil of Northern Germany. The report accompanies the explosive ordnance removers in their dangerous work.
Planet Wissen broadcast from 05.06.2020
"life-threatening historical finds – unexploded ordnance"
Countless unexploded bombs lie undetected beneath our streets, houses and parks. The Planet Wissen broadcast on the German TV channel WDR informs viewers on how to identify dangerous areas and how the population is protected.
Documentary "Into the fire"
"Into the fire” covers a group of courageous Yazidi women who are looking for mines and explosive devices (IED) in the demolished landscape of northern Iraq to neutralize them.
One of the largest Degaussing Systems in Germany
VALLON realized one of the largest degaussing systems in Germany for the Philippsburger Spedition Hoffmann Logistik.
Worth a look: The new degaussing image brochure in six languages
VALLON degaussing solutions are used worldwide. For more information take a look at our new degaussing brochure.
April 4: International Mine Awareness Day
Mines are still a major threat and claim thousands of victims worldwide every year. On the „International Mine Awareness Day“ the United Nations aim to raise awareness of this deplorable state of affairs.
New Date: 12th international Workshop
Eningen, 27 – 29/09/2021
New Date! Due to COVID-19 we decided to cancel this year’s international Workshop and postpone to next year. The 12th VALLON Workshop will therefore take place from September 27 – 29, 2021.
NDM UN: International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and UN Advisors / Geneva, 11. – 14.02.2020
This year VALLON again participated at the 23rd International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and UN Advisors (NDM UN) in Geneva, Switzerland.
Conference: Industrial Components Cleaning
Ulm, 12. – 13.03.2020
VALLON is an important partner for the future of component cleaning, providing solutions and expert knowledge in the field of industrial degaussing.
A small contribution to the environmental protection: The first VALLON flower honey
The efforts of our two bee colonies, which have found a new home on the company premises, have already begun to bear fruits.
Trade fair: Follow-up Expodefensa
Bogotá, 02 – 04/12/2019
The Expodefensa is the international exhibition and point of reference in terms of defense and security in the Latin American economies.
Worth seeing: VALLON detectors in German news show Tagesschau
During the latest segment of the renowned German news show Tagesschau VALLON Detectors were shown as part of demining efforts in Zimbabwe.
Trade fair: Follow-up Milipol
Paris, 19 – 22/11/2019
Milipol in Paris is one of the leading internal security fairs with exhibitors from over 50 countries.
Trade fair: Follow-up parts2clean
Stuttgart, 22 – 24/10/2019
At the leading international trade fair for industrial parts and surface cleaning, VALLON will be exhibiting again and provide answers to questions on the topic of degaussing.
The Path to Becoming a Global Player
From a one-man business to a global player. A look into our company history is worthwhile!