• Q&A – Nigel Clamp

    When it comes to health and safety, Nigel Clamp, Health and Safety Director Africa & Eastern Mediterranean Basin at Heidelberg cement, has seen it all. Here, he talks to Gary Peters about his varied career and his role looking after people in 20 countries.
  • Cementing a sustainable future

    Professor John L Provis and Dr Susan A Bernal look at the possibility of producing environmentally friendly cements.
  • The breakdown

    At ClayTech UK 2017, speakers looked at the challenges and opportunities ahead for the clay and brick industries. Ines Nastali attended the event and learnt, with Brexit bringing change, UK-wide initiatives are needed and being welcomed.
  • Fancy façade

    Cartwright Gardens is located in the middle of central London, surrounded by a Georgian garden square. Opposite sits a newly built student hall featuring a 4,500m 2 brick façade that was delivered using off-site construction. Ines Nastali reports.
  • Q&A – Alison Cooke

    Gary Peters talks to Alison Cooke about her latest clay project in Cornwall, plans for the Thames Tideway Tunnel and why the sector needs to embrace experimentation.
  • Q&A – Sean Wilkins

    Sean Wilkins, recently appointed Technical Manager at the Brick Development Association (BDA), talks to Gary Peters about his introduction into the sector and the differences between residential, commercial and civil developments.
  • The rise of calcined clays

    An effective way to reduce CO 2 emissions is to use supplementary cementitious materials such as calcined clays, as Mark Tyrer, Christopher Cheeseman and Alan Maries argue.
  • Keeping it ethical

    Professor Jacqueline Glass looks at what can be done to ensure organisations are sourcing materials from ethical and responsible suppliers.
  • Pretty in brick

    Brick served as a connector between past and future of Leeds’ Victoria Gate Arcade refurbishment, as Ines Nastali reports.
  • ClayTech UK 2017

    ClayTech UK 2017 – A time of opportunities and challenges