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Construction Ceramics

  1. Anne Tretau,
  2. Eckhard Rimpel

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a07_425.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Tretau, A. and Rimpel, E. 2011. Construction Ceramics. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Institut für Ziegelforschung Essen e. V., Essen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Classification
1.1.1.Bricks
1.1.2.Roof Tiles
1.1.3.Paving Bricks
1.2.Raw Materials
1.2.1.Clay
1.2.2.Water
1.2.3.Additives
1.2.4.Raw Materials Testing
1.3.Manufacturing Process
1.3.1.Clay Winning
1.3.2.Preparation
1.3.2.1.Wet Processing
1.3.2.2.Semidry Processing
1.3.3.Molding
1.3.3.1.Processing
1.3.3.2.Machinery
1.3.4.Drying
1.3.4.1.Dryers
1.3.5.Firing
1.3.5.1.Firing Conditions
1.3.5.2.Types of Kiln
1.4.Properties of the Fired Body
1.5.Coloration and Surface Effects
1.5.1.Glazing and Engobing
1.5.2.Solid Coloring