On April 29, 2009, Brasov hosted the BergBanat Symposium on hot-dipping. The symposium was part of the events dedicated to the opening of the hot-dipping unit in Fagaras.
The programme included: presenting the advantages of hot-dipping to painting, especially in the BergBanat Fagaras unit, the most modern unit of this kind in Eastern Europe.
Mr. Dan Visoiu, general manager of BergBanat, presented the results of the BergBanat units in Timisoara and Fagaras, as well as the history of the company.
The symposium was attended by numerous participants who work in the field of metallurgy and constructions, local prominent figures, as well as Dr. Rolf Kohlgruber, co-founder of BergBanat.