Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

Balthasar Children’s and Young Adults’ Hospice

Colourful clay pavers welcome the guests

Guests can feel the cheerful atmosphere that surrounds the Balthasar Hospice for Children and Young Adults in Olpe near Cologne even in the car park. The surfacing of colourful clay pavers lies like a...


Book review | Buchvorstellung

The potential to become a new standard work

The Park Books publishing house has published a 208-page book about Zurich‘s brick architecture. It points out that about one thousand brick-faced buildings erected at the end of the 19th century...


Company News | Firmennachrichten


Tenax Energy Saving

Since 1991 Latermec has been operating in the Italian and international market. The area of specialization is given by the supply and regeneration of spare parts of the extruder and dies.Latermec’s...



Hope springs eternal

Dear readersWhile I am writing these lines, tens of thousands of people are gathering in stadiums and public squares, scorning face masks and flouting distancing rules, while celebrating the big...


International News

Next edition in 2022

The next edition of Tecnargilla will be held in September 2022. Given the current international situation, the only way of ensuring the size, effectiveness and level of international participation is...


Personalia | Personalien

General Manager Anton Wiedemann retired

The Staudacher brickworks bid Anton Wiedemann farewell on his retirement at the end of April 2021. The owner Otto Staudacher thanked him for his many years of successful work. Since May 2021,...


Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag

Report | Reportage

100 years of ceramic raw materials

In 1921, Adolf Gottfried started with the extraction of high-quality clay in Fonsau/Egerland in the Wildstein basin. In the time before the Second World War, Adolf Gottfried Tonwerke had evolved into...