Issue 7-8/2012


Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

Company News | Firmennachrichten

ECT GmbH turns 10

In a branch marked by such a rapid pace of development as in high-tech ceramics, 10 years is a long time. July 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of ECT...


Company Profiles | Werksbeschreibung


The future needs networks

The good news: the European Commission is proposing to invest € 80 bill. in research and development. Key issues are: safe, clean and efficient...


Germany News

The new edition of the brochure “Clay Facing Brickwork” with its revised content and redesigned layout answers fundamental questions on double-leaf...


With almost 300 attendees, the “Academic Masonry Day” at the start of the semester 2012 at the Georg Simon Ohm University of Nuremberg surpassed all


On 3 May the members of the Federal German ­Association of the Brick and Tile Industry met for their annual meeting in


At the invitation of Germany‘s President Joachim Gauck and the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (German Environmental Foundation), Deutsche Poroton took...


In the scope of the ­Germany-wide touring exhibition in 2012 for the Fritz Höger Prize 2011 for brick architecture, the projects are graphically


International News

Personalia | Personalien

Dr. Hans Georg Leuck will head the German Society for Masonry and Housing Construction (DGfM) for another two


With Michael Wentz (MBA), Creaton AG has a new manager in charge of its international


With effect from 1 June 2012, Sven Marco Studer is taking over as head of marketing with overall responsibility for all marketing and...


Report from Brussels | Bericht aus Brüssel

Research Report | Aus der Forschung

Technical News | Technische Neuheiten

Roof tile inspection in 3D

The Hamburg-based image processing company ibea, known for their Odin III, has come out with a new 3D version of that model. Odin 3D has a maximum...


Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag

Successful trade fair for Lingl

Ceramitec provided Lingl with another opportunity to give an impressive presentation of its competence and performance. The exhibition “The Future...


New multiglaze 4–9 by Smac

Smac presented the successor model to the SIT series of centrifugal disc glazing booths, more than 1000 of which are in operation around the world.The...