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Readers Most Interested in GE Expansion

An announcement from GE regarding a new facility drew the most reader interest last week.
This weekly roundup highlights the ceramic, glass, brick and related news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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CoorsTek to Acquire Covalent Materials Corp.

CoorsTek, Inc. and Covalent Materials Corp., a Japanese manufacturer of engineered ceramics, recently announced that CoorsTek has reached a definitive agreement with the Carlyle Group and Unison Capital Group to acquire Covalent Materials.

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Clark to Join the Rio Tinto Board

The Rio Tinto board recently announced that Megan Clark, AC, Ph.D., has joined its board as a non-executive director.

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Asia-Pacific Will Continue to Dominate the Global High-Temperature Insulation Materials Market

The global high-temperature insulation (HTI) materials market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.8% from 2014 to reach $5.1 billion in 2019.

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Producing Ceramic Grinding Media through Drip Casting

A new method has been developed to synthesize ceramic microspheres as grinding media via ceramic slurry dripping.

The need for minerals with a fine size (nanometers) has increased in recent years. With the resultant increase in ultrafine grinding, comminution science has achieved a range of micrometer sizes.

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Ceramics Don't Have To Be Brittle

Materials scientists are creating advanced materials by design.

Imagine a balloon that could float without using any lighter-than-air gas. Instead, it could simply have all of its air sucked out while maintaining its filled shape.

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Readers Most Interested in New Orders for Ceradyne Combat Helmets

Additional orders for combat helmets manufactured by Ceradyne drew the most reader interest last week.
This weekly roundup highlights the ceramic, glass, brick and related news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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Rio Tinto Delivers Strong Third Quarter 2014 Performance; Production Up for Bauxite and Alumina

Rio Tinto recently released its third quarter production review. In May, the company completed the curtailment of alumina production at Gove refinery.


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Increasing Aluminum Demand Drives Global Bauxite and Alumina Market

Rising demand for aluminum, driven by increasing urbanization and industrialization, is driving demand for bauxite and alumina worldwide, according to a new report by Global Industry Analysts.

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Blasch Precision Ceramics recently announced its newest ALTRON™ wear-resistant product. 

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