Synonyms for fireclay or Related words with fireclay
Examples of "fireclay"
In 1911, Twyford continued to expand his
works: the first
works was erected opposite the Cliffe Vale works. In 1912, Twyford built another local
works on Garner Street in Etruria. In 1896, Twyford's firm became a private limited company, with Twyford initially serving as its chairman.
RUL is a critical property for refractory bricks, which basically reflects the service temperature of the bricks, raw materials, etc. (Refractoriness Under Load) RUL values(T0.6 @0.2MPa) for
-based refractory bricks are usually below 1500 °C. for medium duty
bricks only at about 1300 °C,high duty
bricks at 1350 to 1420 °C, superduty
bricks between 1420 and 1500 °C (sometimes even higher than 1500 °C). Such properties could vary depending different industrial standards,different companies in different areas.
The adjacent Birkhill
Mine is in the Bo'ness area and is an integral part of the town's history. Falkirk Council announced in February 2013 that the
mine would close permanently.
Caverns are located in the heritage-listed Mount Morgan Mine site in Queensland, Australia.
Works was established by James Binnie in 1863. Although mostly concerned with firebrick manufacture, during the early years its output was much more varied, extending to garden vases and pedestals, garden edges, fountains, chimney cans, roof tiles, cattle troughs, sewage pipes and other products. It was one of a group of such businesses in the area, with others at Cardowan, Garnkirk, Heathfield and Glenboig. Gartcosh
Works eventually closed down in the 1950s, when local supplies of
Underclay which consists of siliceous refractory clay rich in hydrous aluminium silicates, is also called
. Just as not all underclays are fireclays, not all fireclays are underclays. Within Carboniferous and other coal-bearing strata,
quite commonly comprises many underclays. The alteration of sediments by weathering, plants, and other soil processes comprising underclay resulted in the formation of vast majority of
that comprises underclay.
Tile products contribute LEED points to any project. A strong focus on keeping products and business within the USA, close to the source of the materials, and crafted in an environmentally conscious, recycle-heavy manner helps
Tiles achieve LEED recognition. Additionally,
has inaugurated a new use for sawdust, using local sawdust refuse from a furniture factory as cushioning for tile. Although traveling long distances across the country (including HI and AK), sawdust has proved itself as an efficient and green alternative to non-recyclable packing peanuts.
ships (free to customer ) with 100% recycled cardboard and reused crates, and to offset the inevitable carbon emissions from shipping,
Tile maintains an active partnership with Carbonfund.org.
1953: The Cliffe Vale
factory was reconstructed, having suffered bomb damage during World War II.
markets two tiles, of white (Vitrail series) and red, recycled (Debris series) bodies.
Chief Ceramicist Paul Burns started making tile at just ten years of age, and after working at Stonelight Tile, he, his college roommate Martin Zepeda, and three others created
Tile in San Jose in 1986. The following year
developed its own product line, called Colonia, which consisted of 4x4 and 6x6 tiles and corresponding trim pieces. In 1988
began to manufacture their own glazes, and made the choice to do so without lead, making
a pioneering company as far as environmentalism.
A brick and tile works was located at Doura in 1895 and by 1908 a
works is recorded.
From the mid-19th century onwards, Gartcosh became prominent in industry with the opening of iron works and
The OS map for the mid 18th century shows a clay mill,
works and kilns at Buckreddan on the Bannoch Road. Fire clay is used in the manufacture of fire bricks. The clay is resistant to high temperatures and is suitable for lining furnaces, as fire brick, and manufacture of utensils used in the metalworking industries.
was also worked at Perceton.
is often found close to coal seams and the Accrington area had many collieries. At the end of the Ice Age, the River Calder was blocked and formed a large lake in the Accrington area. The sediment from this lake produced the
seams and local coal was available to fire it.
Troopers' Hill chimney is a local landmark. St George was a mining area from the early 19th century (coal and
) until 1904 when the last
mines were abandoned. Troopers Hill was declared as a Local Nature Reserve (LNR) on 22 June 1995.
With the end of hostilities, the estate was briefly owned by the Leeds
Company Limited before being sold to Industrial Settlements Incorporated in 1919.
Industrial Settlements Incorporated purchased the estate from Leeds
Company in 1919 for £30,000. The estate became known as the Preston Hall Colony.
Other principle coal seams in the South Staffordshire Coalfield include Brooch, Flying Reed, Upper Heathen, Stinking (sulphur), New Mine,
and the famous Thick Coal.
Acid brick comes in multiple varieties. The most frequently used variety is red shale. Others include
, silica brick, and carbon brick.
A seldom-photographed railway emerged from the
drift mine then ran parallel to the Lowca Light railway along the clifftop to Micklam brickworks.
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