Capital Refractories

News from the glass and refractory ceramics worlds

By Eileen De Guire / March 18, 2013

• China-based Suntech Power Holdings is closing its only solar panel-making plant in the US to cut costs, two years after opening the facility. Suntech opened the plant in Goodyear, Arizona, in September 2010, saying that making panels in the US would reduce time, costs and greenhouse gas emissions related to sourcing panels from overseas.…

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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By / December 31, 2012

Mid-holiday edition: NanoMaterials Innovation Center welcomes new technical manager, process engineer The Nanomaterials Innovation Center is pleased to announce additions to their science and technical staff. The NMIC appointed John W. Matteson, as technical manager. Matteson brings over 20 years’ engineering and materials processing experience across several industries inclusive of manufacture of industrial furnaces and…

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News from the glass and refractory worlds

By P. Carlo Ratto / October 7, 2012

• Japanese electronics company Hitachi has unveiled slivers of glass that can store digital information for millions of years. The company said the slivers of quartz glass can endure extreme temperatures and hostile conditions without degrading. • Beroa NovoCos sister company has terminated a joint venture with Sorg. The shareholders of Sorg-Karrena Service GmbH, Lohr am Main,…

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Ceramic and glass business news from this week

By / April 20, 2011

Here’s what we are being told: Capital Refractories has new salesperson, Peruvian distributor The company is pleased to announce the employment of Mr. Anthony Day. Day brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience from his 21years in the refractory industry and will be primarily responsible for business growth in Pennsylvania and New England States. We are…

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Capital Refractories Ltd.

By Nick Schafer / February 28, 2011

Station Road Clowne Chesterfield Derbyshire S434AB United Kingdom P: +44/0 1246 811163 F: +44/0 1246 819573 Capital Refractories specializes in supplying refractory linings and associated products to metal melting, foundry and cement industries around the world.

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