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Thriving Construction Industry to Improve Demand for Ceramic Products in the UK

The ceramic industry in the UK has posted a declining trend in the past six years (2008-2013), mainly due to the increased level of globalization and intensive competition from counterparts in developing countries, according to “The UK Ceramic Industry Outlook to 2018–Expanding Export Market for Bricks and Roof Tiles and Tableware to Facilitate Market Growth,” a recent report by Ken Research.


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Brick & Structural Clay Roundtable

We’re compiling information for a roundtable piece focused on the brick and structural clay sector.
I’d love to get some participation from our community of brick and structural clay manufacturers, as well as suppliers to this sector.
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GE Aviation’s New Composites Facility is Top News

This weekly roundup highlights the news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.

Last week, readers were most interested in the news that a GE Aviation engine components plant featuring ceramic matrix composite materials is in the works.


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Chinese Refractories

Despite 2012 declines in both volume and value, export prices increased over 7%.

China’s refractory materials production in 2012 fell 4.43% over the previous year to 28.1891 million tons, reportedly due to a slowdown in growth rates for downstream sectors like iron and steel, building materials, and glass, as well as the reduced demand for refractories in infrastructure construction.


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New Product Highlights: July 2013

Don’t miss these new products from our marketing partners!

This company’s advanced thermal processing systems for high-purity ceramics are reportedly used by customers who required 99.99%+ purity goals and beyond.


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RHI to Lower European Production Capacity

The Supervisory Board of RHI AG recently approved a concept presented by the Management Board to adjust the production capacity in Europe.
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Product Profile: Enhanced Silicon Carbide Refractories

New products offer greater oxidation protection in harsh and high-temperature environments.

Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials recently introduced enhanced silicon carbide refractory products for the metallurgical, kiln furniture and waste-to-energy markets.


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Refractories 101

Refractories are the unsung heroes of the high-temperature process industries.

Refractories are materials that resist high temperatures, liquid slags and aggressive atmospheres, and do not change form (e.g., burn or melt) in service.


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BRITISH BRICK DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION: Architectural Brick e-Book

The book includes over 400 pages of literary art, as well as more than 280 rare and salvaged images of traditional brick architecture.
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Tests Show Brick Outperforms in Severe Weather

After the third most active storm season on record, tests continue to show that genuine clay brick outperforms other home exteriors in severe weather conditions, according to the BIA.
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