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Clay Technology is published by IOM Communications Ltd for the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

IOM Communications Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

Clay Technology
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Katherine Williams
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IOM3 Ceramic and Building Materials Division

Clay Technology is the bi-monthly magazine of ICTa, an Association of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. Focusing on clay products such as tiles, pipes and bricks, innovative use of heavy clay products, and people within the industry. The magazine includes features, news from the industry, economic updates and event previews.

Current issue: April/May 2008


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On the Road Again - Heavy Clays Technical Roadshows
The first in a series of technical roadshows organised by the ICTa Education and Training Trust Committee will take place on Thursday 21st February at 6.30 p.m. at Wienerberger House, Cheadle Royal, Manchester. Refreshments will be served before the meeting at 6.00 p.m. The aim of these roadshows is to provide a solid technical grounding in Heavy Clays Technology and supplementary support to those studying for the Level 2 and 3 Technical Certificate Qualifications and anyone with an interest in heavy clays technology. Further roadshows in the series will include: Extraction & Stockpiling, Clay Preparation, Fabrication,Texturing & Colouring, Drying and Firing.

This event is being hosted jointly by the Lancashire and West Yorkshire Branches and will be video linked to the London and Home Counties branch at Wienerberger, Ewhurst Factory.

The theme of this event is "The Nature and Origin of Clays in the UK" and will be presented by Dr Andrew Smith, Ceram Research and Mr John Edge, Stoke College.

Attendance at the event is free of charge and is open to members and non-members of ICTa. Prior registration is essential. If you would like to attend the event, please contact Jackie Butterfield (01302 380906, or register online on the ICTa website

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