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03

Feb 2023
Concord Group launches plant to produce environment-friendly bricks

... the city being a major contributor. Concord was the first company in the country to introduce environmentally friendly bricks, hollow blocks, and tiles, as well as ready mix concrete, in 1998, with the ...

17

Jan 2023
Reclaimed Brick Company offers new premium reclaimed bricks from Sheffield

The team has now made these historic bricks available to their clients Reclaimed Brick Company, from the UK, offers a new selection of premium reclaimed bricks from historical Sheffield, reports Yahoo. ...

17

Jan 2023
Cost of bricks rapidly increasing in Belgium

Facing bricks has increased by no less than 43 percent over the past year [PAID=]For a while now, the cost of building supplies in Belgium has been rapidly increasing. First because of the coronavirus ...

30

Dec 2022
Unburnt bricks remain largely unused in Vietnam

Main structures continue to use traditional bricks [PAID=]Unburnt bricks still have not been able to penetrate deeply into the Vietnamese market, writes Kinhtedothi. As seen at many construction sites, ...

22

Dec 2022
Price of bricks, tiles and glass to rise in 2023 in Belgium

Prices for energy-intensive building materials will continue to rise [PAID=]Prices for energy-intensive building materials such as bricks and tiles will continue to rise in Belgium in the coming months, ...

29

Nov 2022
UK´s ropeway transports one million bricks a week

... circuit. Bricks have been manufactured at the site for 180 years, albeit manufacturing ceased for a few years due to a drop in demand for bricks. Forterra now employs 57 full-time employees and produces ...

26

Oct 2022
McGovern reaches milestone of 8 million bricks supplied

Bricks will be used in the creation of 14 homes McGovern & Co, a building materials supplier based in the UK, reached a milestone of 8 million bricks supplied in the last two years, according to Businessupnorth. ...

11

Aug 2022
Construction sector in Bangladesh moves toward eco-friendly bricks

The country wants to reduce the environmental degradation caused by conventional brick kilns [PAID=]The construction sector in Bangladesh is transitioning toward eco-friendly bricks in a bid to reduce ...

11

Aug 2022
Construction sector in Bangladesh moves toward eco-friendly bricks

The country wants to reduce the environmental degradation caused by conventional brick kilns ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

11

May 2022
German company turns old bricks into brick chips

Brick chips is used as a secondary building material [PAID=]The Ziegel Recycling Bayern is processing old bricks into brick chips, being then used as a secondary building material in gardening and landscaping, ...

11

May 2022
Bricks and concrete blocks deliveries in the UK decrease in March

... shows a 0.1 percent decrease in March 2022. The deliveries of bricks and concrete blocks declined during the recession of 2008 to 2009. They have been recovering slowly since 2013, until the drop due ...

22

Apr 2022
GreenBricks creates algorithm to produce sustainable concrete

The Chilean startup has come up with innovative eco-friendly process of producing concrete In Chile, GreenBricks, a startup of innovation in sustainability, created an algorithm capable of joining 7 ...

08

Apr 2022
Bricks and concrete deliveries in the UK rise in February

In the month, UK's delivery of brick rose by 15 percent year-on-year, while concrete deliveries rose by 22.5 percent The UK government released its monthly statistical results of building material and ...

05

Apr 2022
French startup produces bricks from textile waste

The new method produces bricks with thermal and acoustic insulation properties [PAID=]FabBrick, a French startup, started producing recycled bricks from textile waste, reports Science-et-Vie. The ...

30

Dec 2021
Brick manufacturing units in Madhya Pradesh starts producing fly ash bricks

... far an order of 30,000 bricks has been received, out of which 10,000 were delivered. The members of the brick manufacturing unit say that the cost of a brick is INR 2.5 and it is sold for INR 4 to 5. ...

30

Dec 2021
Brick manufacturing units in Madhya Pradesh starts producing fly ash bricks

The fly ash comes from thermal coal power stations ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

29

Sep 2021
Kalla Beton to increase lightweight bricks production capacity

... bricks to 600 cubic feet per day, reports Sulawesi. The company is developing a marketing strategy for construction materials products focusing on subsidized housing developers. Kalla Beton will make ...

27

Sep 2021
Indian researchers produce low-carbon bricks from construction waste

... bricks from fly ash and furnace slag. The low-carbon bricks do not require high-temperature firing, avoid the use of high-energy materials, as well as solve the disposal problems related to C&D waste mitigation. ...

27

Sep 2021
Indian researchers produce low-carbon bricks from construction waste

The new method will be applied on energy-efficient walling envelopes ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

02

Sep 2021
Fly ash used as raw material for concrete, cement and bricks

... can be repurposed in the manufacturing of concrete, cement and bricks. Its sustainable utilization opens a viable path for an environmental concern at the Singrauli unit of India’s statutory corporation ...

02

Sep 2021
Fly ash used as raw material for concrete, cement and bricks

One of the key areas of concern at the Singrauli unit of NTPC in Sonbhadra district, the byproduct can be repurposed ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

17

Jun 2021
Jindal Bricks introduces new multi-hole extruded brick

The manufacturer of machine-made bricks launched the product in the Indian market Lodging 65 varieties of bricks and tiles in its catalogue, Jindal Bricks introduced a multi-hole brick whose installation ...

15

Jun 2021
Beta Bricks to establish a new brick plant in Melford, Zimbabwe

The new plant of Zimbabwe's largest brick and concrete roof tile supplier should handle 180 million bricks per annum Located at 40 kilometres east of Harare, the Zimbabwean town of Melford will host ...

30

Apr 2021
Lark Bricks' sales grow in the first quarter of the year

However, the Peruvian company saw sales slow down in April [PAID=]The Peru-based brick industry Lark Brick, after pandemic-led decreases in 2020, managed in the first quarter of this year to recover ...

08

Feb 2021
Denmark researches how to make bricks from mushrooms

Bricks made from mushrooms could be an environmental friendly replacement for cement Copenhagen researchers are studying how to replace cement with mushrooms, reports Daily Mail. Mycelium, the fibrous ...

03

Feb 2021
Volunteers help to turn waste into bricks in Cambodia

Plastic-to-rice initiative transforms waste into bricks in community Volunteers in Kampong Khlaing commune of Siem Reap province’s Sotr Nikum district, collect plastic waste to use as a raw material ...

28

Sep 2020
Kablin reuses sludge to make bricks

... from its production to make bricks for civil construction. A total of 25 tons of waste are reused at Kablin, per month, and are transformed into bricks, in an effort to implement a fully circular economy. ...

15

Sep 2020
BETA Holding merges with Kalulushi Clay Bricks

The merger aims to expand BETA’s presence in the region According to All Africa, BETA Holdings, Zimbabwe's largest clay brick and roof tile manufacturer, and Zambian company Kalulushi Clay Bricks (KCB) ...

14

Sep 2020
Arabia Holding enter partnership with Alazaizy Group to launch bricks factory

The companies aim to launch a factory for cement bricks According to Zawya, Arabia Holding and Alazaizy Group have entered a partnership in order to launch a factory for cement bricks, which is meant ...

18

Aug 2020
Red bricks studied as an alternative energy storage

Red bricks as "smart bricks" According to new research from Washington University in St. Louis, red bricks can be converted into an energy storage unit. Chemists in Arts & Sciences have created a method ...

22

Jul 2020
Rhino launches eco-friendly bricks

Made from foundry dust and waste plastic, Rhino bricks are a cost-effective and sustainable alternative to clay bricks In India, the brick industry is responsible for a major share of air and environmental ...

17

Apr 2020
Bricks to be used as “cameras” to locate past presence of radioactive materials, study says

... location and distribution of radioactive materials, reports Diário Carioca. This technique allows them to utilize common building materials, such as bricks, as a three-dimensional “camera”, which rely ...

10

Mar 2020
Brazil: UFPB transforming plastic waste into bricks

Researchers are transforming unused plastic materials into construction materials and artistic pieces [PAID=] A group of researchers from the Federal University of Paraíba (UFPB) is currently developing ...

06

Mar 2020
Kenoteq develops bricks from construction waste

New material generates far less emission when compared to regular bricks Scottish startup Kenoteq has developed a new, more sustainable brick made mostly from construction waste, reports Dezeen. K-Briq, ...

07

Feb 2020
Senftenbacher installs thermal energy battery to produce eco-friendly bricks

... gas need in later output stages. Peter Flotzinger, managing director of Senftenbacher, states that the company will soon supply bricks with better insulation properties and lower emission volumes, creating ...

21

Jan 2020
Researchers develop recycled bricks from construction and demolition waste

New product generates only one-tenth of emissions when compared to standard bricks Heriot-Watt University researchers have developed a new type of brick made from 90% construction and demolition ...

07

Jan 2020
ByFusion develops eco-friendly bricks from plastic waste

... ocean into green bricks, reports Razões para Acreditar. This technology was created by New Zealand engineer Peter Lewis and consists of a modular platform that compresses durable plastic blocks into ...

19

Dec 2019
Brazil: FEF students improve ecological bricks using coconut shells

... in the building industry, as well as its environmental impact, which led to the creation of ecological bricks. Seeking to improve them, students from FEF proposed the inclusion of coconut fibers, which ...

11

Dec 2019
Philippines: High school students develop bricks from dog waste

... powder and shaped them into rectangular “bio bricks”. Each brick contains 10 grams of dog poo and 10 grams of cement. According to the students, these new bricks are optimal for the development of sidewalk ...

15

Nov 2019
RHI Magnesia trials production of magnesia carbon bricks in India

Commercial manufacture set to commence shortly after test runs have ended RHI Magnesita has started trial magnesia carbon bricks production at its new Tangi facility, reports United News of India. The ...

18

Oct 2019
Indian researchers develop carbon-absorbing bricks from sugarcane waste

New bricks absorb carbon emissions, while providing good heat and sound insulation New bio-bricks made from dry sugarcane waste able to absorb carbon dioxide emissions are being manufactured in ...

06

Aug 2019
Peruvian company develops bricks from plastic

The company can produce up to 40 bricks per hour [PAID=] A mattress company in Peru has been developing bricks and cobblestones from plastic waste, reports La República. According to Paraíso’s ...

29

Jul 2019
UNICEF develops Africa’s first plastic-to-bricks factory

... bricks, reports UNICEF.org The group has partnered with Conceptos Plasticos to utilize the recycled plastic to construct around 500 classrooms for more than 25 thousand children. Once fully functional, ...

29

Jul 2019
India's NTPC develops over 4.50 crore fly ash bricks in 2018-1

... purposes, reports the Indiacsr. Around 4.54 crore of fly ash bricks have been manufactured by fly ash brick facilities. The group is also developing new fly ash utilization methods, like a fly ash ...

29

Jul 2019
India's NTPC develops over 4.50 crore fly ash bricks in 2018-1

Company uses fly ash for various production purposes ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

18

Jul 2019
Engineer develops bricks from biosolids

Human waste could be used to develop cheaper bricks Dr. Abbas Mohajerani from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology School of Engineering believes that human waste, also knows as biosolids, ...

15

Jul 2019
Mumbai researchers develop green charcoal bio-bricks

The product could foster biodiversity in cities A new type of bio-bricks, named Green Charcoal, have been developed as an alternative to concrete at the Indian School of Design and Innovation in ...

17

Jun 2019
China: New technique in Zhejiang province turns construction waste into new bricks

... and turning them into new bricks, according to Find ZD. The process involves sending used masonry stones with a diameter of 0.5 to 1 meter into the giant crusher, and after being sorted, crushed, sieved ...

31

May 2019
Nepalese company launches coal-free bricks

Bricks are strengthened using solar energy and not kilns Nepalese investor launches eco-friendly bricks, reports The Kathmandu Post. Bikram Prajapati, a mechanical engineer that grew up suffering ...

03

May 2019
Researchers develop bricks made with plastic waste

The final product will be much stronger than a normal cement brick The Center of Regenerative Design and Collaboration will begin production of bricks from the EcoArena Pre-Conditional Resin Aggregate ...

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