Issue 8/2016

Content

Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

Company News | Firmennachrichten

Keller HCW wins Fanuc Award

Three companies took Fanuc Awards at Automatica 2016. One of them was HCW, which topped the „Handling“ category. CEO Dr. Y. Inaba thanked the award...

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Ideal Brique automated by Sacmi-Cosmec

Sacmi Heavy Clay has won yet another strategically important order on the Tunisian market and this time it is all about process automation. Ideal Brique, one of the leading brick manufacturers in Tunisia, has purchased a fully automated plant ...

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Vitreus GmbH

Development is our passion

Under this motto, Vitreus GmbH, a company established in 2014, develops and produces engobes, glazes and granulates. The company, based in Seevetal, in ...

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Editorial

A welcome to the Würzburg Brick and Tile Training Course

Not long now and the German brick and tile industry’s “bazaar” – the Würzburg Brick and Tile Training Course 2016 – will be opening its doors again. Our course is taking place for the 55th time, without interruption. For me as course director, it is always exciting to fill the days of the next course with an interesting programme. The programme committee meets in spring and ...

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International News

Horizon 2020 – Dream-Project

The Dream project, supported by the EU programme Horizon 2020 for Research and Innovation, started with a kick-off meeting in Brussels, which was attended by eleven representatives of the European ceramics industry and ceramic research ...

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Preview | Vorschau

Research Report | Aus der Forschung

Technical News | Technische Neuheiten

Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag

Report | Reportage

Ziegelwerk Nordhausen Dipl.-Ing. Sourell GmbH, Nordhausen, Germany

Finding its place in a niche

Following reprivatization of the brickworks in 1990, Ziegelwerk Nordhausen has developed from an “industrial monument worth preserving” to a modern production base. The 16 employees produce around 40 mill. NF standard-size clay bricks ...

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56th Würzburg Brick and Tile Training Course 2017 | 56. Würzburger Ziegellehrgang 2017

Hybrid dryer

TCKI has developed a new drying process for chamber dryers (hybrid dryers) that can reduce the specific annual energy consumption for drying from...

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Mine surveys with drones

For several years now, a new surveying method has been on the rise – UAV surveying. With the help of drones, photos are captured, which in a complex...

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Cost-efficient die handling

ZMB Braun GmbH, Friedrichshafen, will present the cost-efficient handling of dies. In this talk, the current accessory machines, the changing of the...

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