We evaluated survey details combined with information gleaned from company websites, annual reports, press releases, etc. to develop the rankings.
September 2, 2014
We’re pleased to present the second annual CI Top 10! Following the success of the inaugural ranking last year, and taking into account your suggestions, we’ve expanded the scope of the CI Top 10 to include not only the leading worldwide manufacturers of advanced ceramics, but also advanced glasses and refractories.
According to a 2011 report by the National Association of Manufacturers, 67% of manufacturers struggle with a shortage of skilled workers, and 56% believe the need will only increase in the next few years.
Tecnargilla 2014 will explore the latest ceramic technologies, innovations and products.
September 2, 2014
This month, Rimini Fiera and the Association of Italian Manufacturers of Machinery and Equipment for Ceramics (Acimac) are presenting Tecnargilla 2014, which will take place September 22-26 in Rimini, Italy.
Ceramic Fuel Cells Ltd. recently announced that, following his retirement as chief technical officer, Karl Föger, Ph.D., was appointed a non-executive director and joined the company’s board on August 1.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory recently announced funding for projects led by Pika Energy, Northern Power Systems, Endurance Wind Power, and Urban Green Energy that will help drive down the cost of small and medium-sized wind energy systems.
Our June issue includes features focusing on ceramic medical/dental applications, building-integrated photovoltaics challenges and opportunities, analytical challenges, and the new OSHA silica rule. Check it out today!