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For 70 years now, we have been supplying you with fascinating information focussing on clay bricks and roofing tiles and their production, plant engineering, and innovative technological solutions. Further developed and new products as well as market reports and research findings are included just as much as interviews, news on companies and personnel changes. ...

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Company News | Firmennachrichten

Juwö Poroton-Werke takes over Zeller Poroton

With effect from 1 January 2017, Juwö Poroton-Werke Ernst Jungk u. Sohn GmbH, Wöllstein (Rhineland-Palatinate) has acquired Adolf Zeller GmbH & Co. Poroton Ziegelwerke KG, Alzenau (Bavaria). ...

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Vandersanden Group buys four brickworks from CRH

T he Belgian brick manufacturer, the Vandersanden Group, is acquiring from CRH three brickworks in the Netherlands and one in Germany. In the Netherlands, these are the Bylandt Tolkamer plant (pavers) ...

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Company News | Firmennachrichten

Capaccioli exhibits at Indian Ceramics

The Capaccioli Group, a world leading supplier of machinery and integrated plants for the heavy clay industry, is exhibiting at Stand 022, Hall B at this year’s Indian Ceramics, which is taking place ...

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International News

82nd Euroconstruct Conference, Barcelona/Spain

European construction sector will keep growing

The previous Euroconstruct conference was held a few days before the referendum in the UK, so the Barcelona conference in November 2016 has provided the first opportunity to assess the repercussions on the European construction ...

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Personalia | Personalien

Claudio Marani – new General Manager of the Sacmi Group

The Sacmi Board of Directors appointed Claudio Marani as new General Manager of the Sacmi Group on 11 October 2016. Claudio Marani started his career at Sacmi in 1981 and since then he has held various positions. He began as project manager in North Africa, then as area manager for various countries, including the USA, Turkey and all of Eastern Europe. ...

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Braas Monier appoints Georg Harrasser

The Braas Monier Building Group has appointed Georg Harrasser (50), currently Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Braas Monier, as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He succeeds Pierre-Marie De Leener, who has held the CEO position on an interim basis since January 2016 and will henceforth focus on his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Braas Monier. ...

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Bau 2017

Once again new records for Bau 2017

For the first time ever, 80 000 of the more than 250 000 visitors who attended Bau 2017 were from abroad. As a result, Bau, the World‘s Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, managed once again to make significant gains at the international level (2015: 72 000 visitors). ...

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