Articles Tagged with ''productivity''

Case Study: Collaborative Robots in Technical Ceramic Parts Production

Rethink Robotics' Baxter robot is bringing new flexibility to the Du-Co Ceramics manufacturing floor.

"Flexibility” is not a word that has been commonly associated with automation in manufacturing facilities. For custom parts manufacturers, that has typically meant that traditional automation options were off-limits for the majority of their processes.

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Identifying the Correct Phase for Your Pneumatic Conveying System

Pneumatic conveying systems can be broken down into three phase categories. Which is the best for your ceramic manufacturing process?

Pneumatic conveying is one of the most efficient, effective solutions for dry bulk material transfer. It is used to handle a wide range of materials for countless industries, and offers value as high as its effectiveness.

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Ceramic Decorating: Deco '15 Attendees Reach Record Numbers

The Society of Glass and Ceramic Decorated Products offered informational programming on all three days of its conference.

Deco ’15 kicked off on March 21 in Columbus, Ohio, to record numbers of exhibitors and attendees. Nearly a quarter of visitors were first-time attendees, and a number of international visitors represented countries such as Columbia, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Mexico and Canada.

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First Steps to Effective Sales Planning

Collecting and using important information can greatly improve sales performance for ceramics, glass and refractories companies.

Most salespeople love to be active—out in their territories, seeing people, solving problems, putting deals together. This activity orientation is one of the necessary characteristics of a sales personality. A day sitting behind a desk is their idea of purgatory.

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Product Profile: Refractories Installation Solutions

Refractory ceramic fiber can improve efficiency, quality and flexibility in insulation application projects.

Projects in all industries and of all sizes are complicated, ever-changing, almost organic endeavors. From the initial planning stage through to project closing, a myriad of decisions determine a project’s success or failure.

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2015 Ceramics Expo

Snapshots from the 2015 Ceramics Expo, April 28-30, Cleveland, Ohio. Posted: May 14, 2015.


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Editor Susan Sutton discusses the upcoming Ceramics Expo with event director Adam Moore.
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Our May issue covers bulk batching, pneumatic conveyors, high-temperature furnaces and more! Be sure to check it out today.

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Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

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