Ceramic Industry News

Shenango To Upgrade Facility

August 15, 2005
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+
Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell recently visited Shenango Advanced Ceramics and presented the company with a check for $557,000 for upgrades to its existing New Castle, Pa., facility. The money will allow Shenango to create 19 new jobs and to retain 22 existing employees. The company recently completed the rebuild of its largest cordierite kiln, built a new nitrogen atmosphere kiln and introduced a high-purity silicon carbide. In addition, major expansions of the silicon carbide production areas are underway in order to meet the growing demand for various products, improve efficiency and reduce cycle times.

For additional information, call (508) 735-9876 or fax (508) 757-7545. The company's website is located at http://www.shenangoceramics.com.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Ceramic Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

June 2014 Issue Highlights

Our June 2014 issue is now available!


Manufacturing Day 2014

Manufacturing Day organizers share their insights with Managing Editor Kelsey Seidler.

More Podcasts

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI September 2014 cover

2014 September

You won't want to miss the CI Top 10, traditionally our most popular article of the year!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

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

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!


facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40google+ icon 40px