Bricks Experience:

  • Clays and milling machinery suited to the mineralogy, the downstream processes, and the products required
  • Extrusion processes including mixing, dies and various machines available
  • Decoration processes including oxides and additives, application methods, and texturing processes
  • Glaze and engobe oxide chemistry and solution suspensions
  • Cutting, handling and setting equipment
  • Kilns: control of tunnel kilns including tunnel and chamber dryers, and processes to suit the clay types and final product properties
  • Familiar with major machinery, equipment and materials suppliers
  • Maintenance issues including wear parts
  • Laboratory testing and scientific proof for concepts required to solve larger factory issues