Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

Brick-faced concert hall

St Mary’s in Bochum, formerly a Catholic church dating from the 18th century, has become the centre of the new Bochum music forum “Anneliese Brost Musikforum Ruhr”.The architects Martin Bez and...


Company News | Firmennachrichten

Sabo builds for SARL BGO Touggourt

Sabo S.A. is a company known for finding solutions to meet almost every requirement and building plants to order.That is also the case for the new BGO plant, the first project phase of which started ...



Welcome to the 63rd Clemson Brick Forum

This year’s Clemson Brick Forum will again take place at the Anderson Civic Center in Anderson, South Carolina, from 2–4 October. Hosted by the National Brick Research Center, the Forum continues to ...


International News

Market Review | Marktübersicht

Personalia | Personalien

Technical News | Technische Neuheiten

A strong cleaning force for the industry

HS-D central vacuum cleaner from Hellmich

The new HS-D central vacuum cleaner from Hellmich GmbH & Co. KG is suitable for numerous branches of industry in which large quantities of dust are generated in production. With its high suction...


Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag

Annual meeting Federal German Association of the Brick and Tile Industry

German Brick and Tile Industry under new leadership

An array of member meetings and the election of a new president for the Federal German Association of the Brick and Tile Industry saw strong attendance at this year’s Annual Meeting in Berlin. More...


Report | Reportage

Wolfgang Starke, Anett Fischer

A natural, unfired building material

“ViaTon“, the natural new “ecological“ building material, is an array of clay-based products made according to heavy clay production methods. With their numerous positive properties, these unfired...