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Ferro-Ceramic Grinding Inc.

By Deidre Haignere / May 23, 2019

  Ferro-Ceramic Grinding Inc. 247 Water St. Wakefield, MA 018808   Ferro-Ceramic Grinding Inc. is a technologically superior precision machine shop and technical ceramic supplier, specializing in grinding technical ceramics and other hard materials. Founded by Phil and Carl Strasnick in 1966, and initially focused on serving the needs of the military, Ferro-Ceramic Grinding…

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Technical Products Inc.

By Deidre Haignere / May 21, 2019

Technical Products Inc. 198 W Progress Drive West Bend, WI  53095 P: (262) 335-3635   Technical Products, Inc. is a ceramics and plastics distributor as well as an experienced machine shop for over 40 years. We are one of the largest Corning MACOR® Machinable Glass Ceramic distributors in the world. TPI also has a…

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GrainBound LLC

By Deidre Haignere / May 16, 2019

GrainBound LLC 301 Broadway, Suite M100G Bethlehem, PA  18015 P: 1-855-GRAINBD (472-4623)   GrainBound identifies the key grain boundaries that govern material performance to provide a processing-design solution with better control for product reliability. Our team combines state-of-the-art characterization tools, big data analytics, and fundamental knowledge of grain boundary complexions to diagnose and solve…

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Bomas Machine Specialties Inc.

By Deidre Haignere / April 26, 2019

Bomas Machine Specialties Inc. 334 Washington St Somerville, MA  02143-3812 P: (617) 628-3831   Entrusted with a proud legacy of exceptionalism, the Annese family and a staff of professional craftsmen continue to exceed the expectations of the most discerning materials engineers worldwide. It’s a sense of responsibility, both to the family name and to…

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International Ceramic Engineering

By Deidre Haignere / April 16, 2019

International Ceramic Engineering 235 Brooks St. Worcester, MA 01606 P: (508) 853-4700   International Ceramic Engineering was founded by Merrill W. (Bud) Higgins and his two sons Jay Higgins and Andy Higgins in February, 1987.  This family owned and operated business has grown significantly over the years.  We now have two manufacturing facilities in…

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AVS, Inc.

By Deidre Haignere / April 5, 2019

AVS, Inc. 60 Fitchburg Rd Ayer, MA 01432-1004 P: (978) 772-0710   Since 1967 AVS has been providing custom vacuum and pressure furnaces to customers around the world. Our manufacturing facility in Ayer, Massachusetts is vertically integrated with in-house capabilities that include furnace design and engineering, ASME certified welding, panel building, complete integration, and…

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Chiz Bros: Refractory and Insulation Specialists

By Deidre Haignere / April 2, 2019

Chiz Bros: Refractory and Insulation Specialists 2117 Lincoln Blvd. Elizabeth, PA 15037 P: (412) 384-5220   Chiz Bros. is committed to providing personalized solutions for refractory applications and installations. We are dedicated to supplying high-quality, competitively-priced products and on-time delivery. At Chiz Bros., we promise immediate response and superlative customer service while meeting regulatory,…

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By Deidre Haignere / March 28, 2019

XJet 10 Oppenheimer St., Rehovot 7670110 Israel P: +972 8 9314620   XJet is a provider of groundbreaking metal and ceramic additive manufacturing technologies and solutions. Founded in 2005, XJet has developed and introduced the revolutionary NanoParticle Jetting™ technology. With a decade of research behind it, our NPJ technology enables the production of metal…

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Christy Minerals LLC

By Deidre Haignere / March 20, 2019

Christy Minerals LLC 833 Booneslick Rd High Hill, MO 63350 P: (573) 447-2483 Christy Minerals is a premier producer of high quality alumina silicate clays and calcines. Our ISO 9001:2000 facility in High Hill, Missouri is centrally located in the United States to service all of North America quickly. We control all aspects of…

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U.S. Borax

By Andrea Ross / March 11, 2019

U.S. Borax 200 E. Randolph, Suite 7100 Chicago, IL  60601 P: (773) 270-6500 U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 500 customers with more than 1,700 delivery locations globally. We supply 30% of…

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