News - 5 Jan 2011
Asia-Pacific is expected to remain as the largest market for clay building materials and clay refractories in the foreseeable future, backed by the rapid pace of infrastructure and industrial...
Article - 6 Feb 2004
Self-cleaning surfaces exploit the dynamics of drop formation and wetting to maximise dirt removal when doused with water. Technical Brief.
Article - 2 Dec 2003
Specifies methods of sampling, preparation and physical testing of mortars for bricklaying, screeding, plastering and rendering. Not applicable to mortars containing high alumina cement. British...
Article - 1 Aug 2003
When considering the choice of minerals to enhance the fire performance of a product it is usual to think of alumina trihydrate and magnesium hydroxide..
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Smart coatings provide an optimal response to an external stimulus. They have potential applications in building windows for thermal/UV control, wear and corrosion and aerospace. Also covered are...
News - 31 Jan 2015
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "High Temperature Insulation Materials Market by Type, by Temperature, by End-User - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to...
News - 10 Sep 2010
Rio Tinto Alcan will present its leading global aluminium business at the ALUMINIUM 2010 trade fair in Essen, Germany, 14-16 September 2010.
As a global supplier of high-quality bauxite, alumina...
News - 6 Feb 2018
Research into self-crack-healing structural ceramics has uncovered a novel way of using 3D networks of healing activators as a design approach.
A scientific report published by Toshio Osada on...
News - 8 Jul 2016
Orbite Technologies Inc. ("Orbite", or the "Company") today provided an operational update on the Company's progress with the construction of its HPA plant.
News - 16 Apr 2010
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems and residential and commercial building materials, today reported results of a new study that...