Obituary – Dr Arthur Brace CEng FIMMM

Arthur Brace was known as the Father of Anodizing and was instrumental in founding the International Hard Anodizing Association and the Aluminum Anodizers Council in the USA.

Full circle on sustainability

Tom Farmer explains how the lifecycle of clay bricks meets the needs of a circular economy

Additive manufactured materials

Dr Kambiz Kalantari examines the benefits of Lucideon’s MIDAR technology for high-temperature additive manufactured materials.

Best of brick

Khai Trung Le looks at the chaotic brick façade of the South Asian Human Rights Documentation Centre, INdia, and its mix of traditional Indian design and modern architectural demands.

Building skills

The skills gap is a dominating issue within the construction industry and beyond. What could the introduction of T-levels aimed to drive technical training mean for the next generation of the workforce? Natalie Daniels finds out.