Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

The largest brick bridge in the world

The largest brick bridge in the world, the Göltzsch Viaduct, is located in the Vogtland region of Saxony, Germany. The railway viaduct spans the river valley of the Göltzsch, a tributary of the White...


Company News | Firmennachrichten

Generation change at Medau

Jan Hinrich Medau has taken over the company‘s activities after the death of his father Karl Hinrich Medau in January 2021. In an interview with Brick and Tile Industry International, he describes how...



Life and business continue

Dear readers,With the astronomical beginning of spring, it can be said that we in Germany and Central Europe got relatively lightly through the winter without any major problems. We were spared a gas...


Germany News

Natural wealth from human hands

It’s a common saying: nature recovers if you leave it to its own devices. But it is not always that simple. In an age when humans have already irrevocably intervened in the earth’s biology, geology...


Masonry Days 2023

Under the motto “Building must become more sustainable”, the Masonry Days of the Southern German Brick and Tile Industry took place between 2 and 16 February 2023 at several venues in attendance and...


International News


Personalia | Personalien

Mourning for Dr Volker Tribius

On 11 January 2023, Dr Volker Tribius passed away in Weimar at the age of 83.Born on 12 July 1939 in Magdeburg, he spent his childhood and youth in the Harz Mountains. After graduating from high...


Nutec Group Announces Change of CEO

Nutec Group has announced effective February 1, 2023, Genaro F Cueva will step down from the ­position of CEO, remaining in his position as Chairman of the Board. He will be replaced as CEO by Daniel...


Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag