In 2018 Geberit posted consolidated sales of CHF 3,081 million (+5.9%), 5.7% growth in EBITDA and net income of CHF 626 million (+3.7%). It has also performed strongly in the first quarter of 2019.
The Instituto de Tecnología Cerámica has launched a pilot project to develop technologies for reducing emissions of acid pollutants from ceramic kilns.
Smaltochimica is consolidating its market position with a focus on green products and a renewed corporate brand.
At the exhibition CICEE in Foshan, the excellence of Italian ceramic technology will be showcased for the very first time in an entire 10,000 square metre hall.
The new kiln has been in operation in the Kohler factory in Brazil for about 16 months, where it has reduced levels of consumption by around 20-25%.
Robatech has renewed its company identity with a new brand that reflects the values of innovation, efficiency, sustainability and service.
The Eco-Ink project by Metco
The Eco-Ink project (co-financed as part of the EU Horizon 2020 programme) aims to develop eco-friendly organic-solvent-free water-based digital inks for the production of polished porcelain tiles.
The new DRY LINE technologies from TECNO DIAMANT
Tecno Diamant’s R&D laboratory technicians have developed an innovative diamond metal grinding wheel for the dry grinding and squaring process.
Sicer acquires majority stake in SOL-INK and makes its debut at Indian Ceramics
In addition to the existing range of inks and digital materials, the new company Sicer – Inkera will soon begin producing glazes and ceramic compounds along with technical grits and specialties for glazing high-end ceramic surfaces.
Advanced technologies for tile sorting and packaging
Amongst the flagship machinery manufactured by System Ceramics are the quality control and packaging automations, such as Qualitron XXL and Multiflex.
DGINKS and HPLUS, Ferro solutions for more sustainable digital inks
Ferro is presenting two new ranges of water- based inks that stand out for their improved emissions performance (including odorous emissions) during combustion: DG Inks - Decoration & Glazed Inks HPLUS).
FOCUS ON: Large sizes & panels
FOCUS ON: Automation & Logistics
USA, the leading players give their views
High-productivity lines in Algeria
Carthago Ceramic launches large-scale expansion plan
FOCUS ON: Sanitaryware & Raw Materials
World sanitaryware export and imports
TECNARGILLA & CERSAIE 2018
World production and consumption of ceramic tiles