• The impact of COVID-19 on materials, minerals and mining communities

    IOM3
    The escalation of COVID-19 during 2020 has posed great challenges for individuals as well as organisations and has also led, in some cases, to new opportunities to rethink the way of working. This report considers the impact of the pandemic on several industries and examines what may lie ahead.
  • IOM3 digital transformation and rebranding update

    IOM3
    The first phase of the IOM3 digital transformation project was launched at the end of January, consisting of a fully functioning membership management system and new Member Portal that allows members to update their details, select their technical and communications preferences, pay subscription fees, download invoices for past payments and access all our online Member Benefits, as well as providing online joining for new members
  • IOM3 on inclusivity

    IOM3
    The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) prides itself on valuing inclusivity and stands in solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter movement in the fight against racism, especially in the light of the shocking events in the USA and subsequent protests.
  • Brick façade in King's Cross with a nod to railway stations

    Clay Technology magazine
    New residential homes with a red brick façade and rounded arches are a nod to their surroundings in London’s King’s Cross, UK.
  • Coronavirus - working through the pandemic

    Clay Technology magazine
    As the virus spread throughout the UK, construction sites and manufacturing plants were forced to shut down. As some companies begin to reopen for business, Clay Technology gathers a range of perspectives on what the industry needs to make a full recovery.
  • Circular economy to boost UK manufacturing

    Clay Technology magazine
    A report from Sage says the UK manufacturing sector is more advanced than many global counterparts in adopting new processes and driving growth. Katherine Williams attended a briefing.
  • Clay coating enhances antifouling in membranes

    Clay Technology magazine
    A 2D clay material could solve the biggest headache in membrane technology – fouling. Idha Valeur discovers how it works.
  • Activated clay to make its mark on cement production

    Clay Technology magazine
    A cement plant in Cameroon is set to produce calcined activated clay with the aim to save around 110,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions a year. Shardell Joseph reports.
  • How steel slag can strengthen concrete

    Clay Technology magazine
    Steel slag can both clean wastewater and increase concrete’s strength. Idha Valeur finds out how.
  • 2020 IOM3 award winners announced

    IOM3
    Congratulations to the winners of the Institute's awards, medals and prizes for 2020

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