Article - 25 Aug 2016
There is an increased awareness of the effect building materials have on the indoor environment. Therefore, the demand for green buildings is growing exponentially.
News - 23 Aug 2007
The employees of Hanson Brick's Athens plant in Texas, USA will mark a significant safety milestone this year: 30 years of operation without a lost-time accident.
"We are extremely proud...
News - 4 Apr 2007
Outstanding programmes in environmental stewardship and employee health and safety were honoured last week by the US Brick Industry Association (BIA) at its annual event in Orlando, Florida.
News - 14 Dec 2006
A university study finds that adoption of masonry ordinances, which are local zoning requirements that specify a certain percentage of clay brick and masonry as the primary exterior building material,...
News - 5 Apr 2006
Wienerberger AG (Vienna, Austria), the world’s largest brick producer and number two in European clay roof tiles, confirmed that it further increased its earnings in 2005 despite an unfavourable...
News - 26 Aug 2013
Wood Crafters in Houston is well known for their beautiful wood structures, and they now offer stunning patio pavers to improve any outdoor living space.
New patio pavers from Wood Crafters are a...
News - 14 Dec 2010
Construction industry accolades keep coming for VAST Composite Permeable Pavers. On November 16, 2010 at Greenbuild, Environmental Design + Construction (ED+C) and Sustainable Facility magazines...
News - 13 Jan 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/debd38/concrete_block_and) has announced the addition of Supplier Relations US, LLC's new report "Concrete Block and Brick...
News - 9 Nov 2009
The rich look of tropical hardwoods helps deck builder grow business
For Bobby Parks, a deck builder in the Atlanta, Ga. area and owner of Peachtree Decks and Porches, the tropical look and colors...
News - 27 Apr 2009
Making high-quality bricks from abundantly available cow dung – instead of depleting scarce firewood and clay – earned the EcoFaeBrick team from Prasetiya Mulya Business School in...