While Full Digital is without question the ultimate goal, it is important to manage the change by developing a mentality that combines ceramic expertise with a knowledge of the specific aspects of the digital process.
By Sergio Marcaccioli, Sicer (Fiorano, Italy)
Glazes, inks, grits and effects for trend-setting ceramic tile production took the spotlight during the Fritta open house event.
Certech has developed and patented a new continuous modular mill that grants up to 20% savings in energy consumption and a higher productivity up to 15-20%
The Lamgea mouldless press technology for the production of large ceramic tiles and slabs is extremely uniform, meaning that fired products have constant density and a high degree of homogeneity after firing to create the so-called “book match” effect.
After the success achieved at Cersaie and Tecnargilla 2018 with the presentation of C-GLAZES Digital, Colorobbia is continuing to advance in the challenges set forth by the industrial implementation of the different high-laydown digital glazing technologies. The latest "Limitless" innovations were presented at Cevisama 2019.
Performance, reliability, flexibility are the characteristics of the AVM casting unit, a mould-focused modular platform that gives maximum automation and handling freedom to sanitaryware manufacturers
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).
At Tecnargilla 2018, Scrmolcer is presenting the new Infinity electronic mould capable of managing the ceramic body pressure in each individual mould cavity.
Intellimag pro-tile 4.0 is the latest version of the innovative system for managing handling and tracking of finished ceramic products developed by Infolog.
The new materials are used for developing hyper-white bodies and translucent effects, particularly in the ceramic slab segment.
ElleK Automazioni has years of experience in designing and building automation systems and processes capable of meeting the needs of Industry 4.0.
Quality Service is a hardware and software supervision system consisting of a panel that displays the operating status of the complete line in real time.