Imagine a glass window that’s tough like armor, a camera lens that doesn’t get scratched in a sand storm, or a smartphone screen that doesn’t break when dropped. Except it’s not glass; it’s a special spinel that the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has been researching over the last 10 years.
“We’re convinced that manufacturing in Italy provides real value, and believe it to be both a possibility and a duty for all businesses in our country,” said Paolo Mongardi, president of Sacmi Imola, as he commented on the group’s 2014 annual report.
INTERTECH 2015, the international conference on superabrasives (industrial diamond, CVD diamond, nanodiamond, cubic boron nitride, polycrystallines) and their applications, will be held May 19-20 in Indianapolis, Ind.
Ceramic manufacturers can blend creativity with output flexibility to improve ceramic tile processes.
May 1, 2015
Almost as if it were a perfectly choreographed dance, Continua+ transforms raw materials into finished objects,” said Ronan Boroullec, international designer for the Boroullec Brothers, who was recently listed in Wallpaper magazine as one of the world’s top 100 designers.
Following the completion of major projects at the Roteglia-based Century plant over the last few months, the Fincibec Group continues to invest by laying down the foundations for renewal of its long-standing Monocibec site in Sassuolo, Italy.
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