Linking the European Ceramic Technology Suppliers
ECTS stands for European Ceramic Technology Suppliers. It is a working group of European suppliers of machinery, materials and engineering services for the production of ceramics, powder metallurgy and related technologies
ECTS-Film is featuring heavy-clay as a modern building material
The film titled „Ceramics – modern life, modern buildings”, presented for the first time by ECTS, the Working Group of European Ceramic Technology Suppliers, at the sector’s leading trade show Ceramitec, is now available on the Internet. Interested parties are invited to set a link to the film on their homepages.
Ten Facts about Ceramics
Only 4 minutes and 48 seconds are needed to explain the advantages of building with structural ceramics.
The Italian company Sacmi presents a new approach to roof tile production, with advantages in terms of flexibility, energy savings, environmental impact and investment costs. The so called HRT production offers a sound alternative to traditional tunnel kiln technology.
The tile development is no longer just an issue of aesthetics, endurance and mounting ease – criteria that correspond to the customer’s needs – but it shall also consider the necessities linked to the production process:
ceramitec 2015 presented key topics like Industry 4.0 and Technical Ceramics and developed its high international spread in participation. The trade show could thus attract important new visitor groups. It was more successful than it had been in a long time.
Effective February 2015, Dr. Robert Schönberger will become the Project Group Director for the ceramitec and transport logistic trade fair cluster at Messe München. Schönberger will be taking over from Reinhard Klein, who retired in April 2014.
Under the title “Toward an Energy Efficient Production of High Quality Bricks & Tiles in India” a delegation of 11 European companies presented to the brick making industry from West Bengal, Jharkhand, neighboring states in eastern and north eastern region and Bangladesh, technical solutions for an energy efficient production of high-quality bricks and tiles.