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Biomass for sustainable brick production

Using the example of a brick plant, the “BioBrick” project shows how process heat and residues from biomass plants can be used for industrial brick production.In the project, a wood gasifier provides ...

Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Anette Müller, Dipl.-Ing. Ines Döring, Dipl.-Ing. Manuela Knorr, Dr. sc. nat. Annett Lipowsky, Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Palzer, Dr.-Ing. Barbara Leydolph

Developments in the recycling of clay bricks and brick masonry (Part 2)

Clay brick is a construction material with a long tradition. The further development of its product properties is the subject of a wide range of efforts. To confirm the sustainability of the ...

Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag Janko Köhler(1), Roland Richter(1), Franziska Klostermann(2)

Roofing tile production runs smoothly with versiondog

The lines for the production of clay roofing tiles at Braas GmbH in Obergräfenhain are fully automated and the kilns are in operation around the clock – 365 days a year. With versiondog, software for...