Ceramic Industry

Business Briefs From Around The World

May 11, 2000
Company News and Information

Brush Wellman Inc., Reading Pa., has been successfully recertified to QS-9000 for its Reading manufacturing plant.

Heubach GmbH & Co. KG, Langelsheim, Germany, has commissioned a new plant for zinc ferrite pigments on the premises of its Lengelsheim operation.

The Heat-Related Division of Lancers Manufacturer’s Supply Co., Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa., has joined the Rescal distribution network.

Mohr Corp., Brighton, Mich., has moved its offices to 7996 W. Grand River Ave., Brighton MI 48114. The phone numbers are (800) 223-MOHR and (810) 225-9494, and the fax is (810) 225-4634.

MRD-ECC, Bangkok, Thailand, has received ISO 9002 accreditation by the Thai Industrial Standards Institute for its ball clay operation in Lampang, Northern Thailand.

Norstone, Inc., Wyncote, Pa., and S.E. Firestone Assoc., Inc. have consolidated and will be known as Norstone, Inc.

Precision Electro Minerals Co. (PEMCO), Niagara Falls, N.Y., has gained ISO 9002 certification.

Superior Graphite, Chicago, Ill., has entered into an agreement with Cambridge, Ontario-based Kalexa Inc. that makes Kalexa the exclusive distributor in Canada for Superior’s metallurgical products.

VIOX Corp., Seattle, Wash., has been awarded a multiyear supply contract by SmithKline Beecham for bioactive glass.