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Overhaul of Standard Will Unleash Masonry Design Opportunities
Buildings
Wednesday June 20 2018

Overhaul of Standard Will Unleash Masonry Design Opportunities

Artistic, versatile, durable and resistant to fire, and sound, masonry construction has been used in architectural achievements such as the Egyptian Pyramids, the Colosseum in Rome,...

Argentina Uses Recycled PET Bricks to Support Green Building
Green
Monday December 18 2017

Argentina Uses Recycled PET Bricks to Support Green Building

The Fundación EcoInclusión - winner of the first prize in the regional competition Google.org Challenge - is an Argentine non-profit organization that was born in 2015,...

Brickworks Generates Improved FY Earnings
Business
Monday March 28 2016

Brickworks Generates Improved FY Earnings

Building products group Brickworks expects to maintain its half year profit growth into the full year as a continuing property boom on the east coast fuels...

Three Futuristic Building Products
Commercial
Sunday October 25 2015

Three Futuristic Building Products

As industry professionals strive to develop more sustainable, environmentally-friendly materials, the world of architecture may be heading in a surprising direction.

Innovative Bricks Suck Pollution From the Air Like a Vacuum Cleaner
Green
Tuesday August 18 2015

Innovative Bricks Suck Pollution From the Air Like a Vacuum Cleaner

These days air pollution in cities is a big problem, and as a result, buildings that help alleviate that problem are all the rage.

World’s First Robot Brickie Invented in Western Australia
Technology
Tuesday July 14 2015

World’s First Robot Brickie Invented in Western Australia

In a world-first for the international building industry, a Perth-based engineer has developed a fully automated robot that is capable of independently assembling the basic structure...

Boral, CSR Build Brick Joint Venture
Business
Monday May 4 2015

Boral, CSR Build Brick Joint Venture

Boral and CSR's brick making joint venture kicked off on Friday, with the capability of producing 600 million bricks across 12 operations on Australia's east coast.

Firm Grows Organic Bricks
Green
Tuesday January 6 2015

Firm Grows Organic Bricks

The future of architecture and design is at the intersection of biology, computing and engineering.

Boral and CSR to Merge Clay Brick Businesses
Business
Thursday December 18 2014

Boral and CSR to Merge Clay Brick Businesses

Building materials firms Boral and CSR will merge their clay bricks businesses into a major market player after receiving the all-clear from the competition watchdog.