Architecture photo | Architekturfoto

Successfully filling a gap

In a gap in the fabric of Schwerin’s old town, the firm planstudio9 has built an unusual residential and commercial building. The sensitively integrated clinker brick building is replacing a one-floor...


Company News | Firmennachrichten

Steamed facing bricks with clinker quality

The brickworks Ziegel- und Klinkerwerke Janinhoff and Ringofenwerk Gillrath have been making “steamed facing bricks” with absolute clinker quality for more than 15 years, according to the two...



International News


More climate protection in the building sector?

“The GEG is a step in the right direction”

In November 2020, Germany’s Buildings Energy Act (GEG) came into effect with the aim of expediting the energy transition in the buildings sector. In an interview for Zi, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Holm...


Technical Paper | Fachbeitrag

Climate action in the industrial sector

Programme to promote Decarbonising in Industry

Germany’s Climate Change Act specifies the stepwise reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55 percent overall on their 1990 level by the target year 2030. In the long term, Germany’s...


Research & Teaching | Forschung & Lehre