The CoolVault system. Courtesy of Ibstock Brick Ltd

Trading up? Trade association aid

Laura Cohen, Chief Executive of the British Ceramics Confederation, describes what the trade association is doing to help industry.
Coca-Cola can

Out to market - marketing to aid recovery

Marketing can help companies bounce back from the recession.
The DeBeers Venetia mine, South Africa

The hole truth? - Computer modelling for mining

The StereoCore PhotoLog system from Ground Modelling Technologies in Johannesburg, South Africa, is finding applications in large mine projects, this article describes it.
Miners at Tanzanite One's mine

Tanzanian travails

Tanzania has great potential as a developing mining nation. Michael Forrest reports on a UK All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting that discussed the country.
DC electrolytic etching cell

Etching forward - new etching process

Discussing the processes involved in chemically machining difficult-to-etch metals and alloys using direct current, pulse and pulse-reverse electrolytic etching.