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INTERNI MATERIAL IMMATERIAL

Daniela Wienen 22/03/2017

The major exhibition-event INTERNI MATERIAL IMMATERIAL (3-15 April) will be organized in the historic courtyards of the Università degli Studi di Milano, at the Orto Botanico di Brera, at the former Seminario Arcivescovile and at the Campus Mondadori, during the…

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Outstanding BAU 2017!

Daniela Wienen 22/03/2017

For the first time, ever, 80,000 of the more than 250,000 visitors who attended BAU 2017 were from abroad. As a result, BAU, the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, managed once again to make significant gains at the international level (2015: 72,000 visitors). With more than…

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NBK Annual 2017 for Architects

Daniela Wienen 22/03/2017

Also in 2017 – as usual – the NBK Jahrbuch 2017 will appear with selected architectural examples. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the participating architects for their cooperative and inspiring collaboration. We also would like to thank Professor Johannes Kister for his very personal, and emotional…

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London Wall Place

Daniela Wienen 11/01/2017

Ceramic façade from NBK, designed by the architects Make

The radiance and form of exclusive ceramic elements: London Wall Place

Over the next few months, a new, architecturally remarkable building will near completion in the City of London. London Wall Place is an office and service centre situated right in the centre…

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The future project in Manhattan

Daniela Wienen 31/08/2016

Terracotta, one of the oldest building materials in the world, remains as relevant as ever. Indeed, this material‘s sustainable and environmentally sound properties make it ideal for the demands of the 21st century. As a result of continuous advances in formulations, manufacturing processes and assembly techniques, it meets all the conditions of modern architecture. Terracotta is…

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We are certified!

Daniela Wienen 31/08/2016

 

 

In November 2015, the energy management system of NBK Keramik GmbH has been successfully certified according to ISO 50001. 

Our aim is to actively contribute to environment protection and to minimize the environmental effects of our business processes.

The energy management system is the…

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BSU Hamburg

Daniela Wienen 31/08/2016

Bold, cheerful, positive and optimistic – these are all words that convey the overall impression of the new building. The ensemble is completely enveloped in a polychromatic façade.

On each floor, continuous aprons with a total length of around 900 metres and made from ceramic cladding glazed in bright colours make…

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Living architecture, colourful facades

Daniela Wienen 31/08/2016

Bold shades of yellow, orange, green and red, make the St. Giles project visible from afar. Each section of the 22 individual facades materials has been created in one of six contrasting RAL colors.

NBK Ceramic’s colorful, glazed ceramic facade elements enabled world famous architect Renzo Piano to create exciting new…

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Mineral structures

Daniela Wienen 31/08/2016

Mineral structures in shape and colour mounted on the facade

In spring 2015, the Fraunhofer Center for High Temperature Materials and Design (HTL) in Bayreuth, Upper Franconia, Germany, was expanded to include the Institute for Silicate Research (ISC). The new building, which features office, equipment and storage areas, houses the research…

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