Article - 2 May 2002
Fused silica is an amorphous grade of silica known for its low thermal expansion and thermal shock resistance. It is made by melting high purity silica sands and has uses in refractories, investment...
Article - 3 Apr 2002
A comprehensive overview on magnesia from its origins, occurences, raw materials, grades such as calcined, deadburned and fused (inclusing refractory and electrical) to their production. Markets for...
News - 7 May 2012
According to the research report published by Global Industry Analysts (GIA), the global Zirconium market is expected to reach 2.6 million metric tons by 2017. The report provides sales estimates and...
News - 15 Nov 2013
Which of Ipsen’s special formulas do you prefer ¬– the refractory body of Alumina that can withstand exceptionally high temperatures and reduces cracking during thermal cycling or the...
News - 11 Apr 2011
The Quartz & Ceramics Division of Momentive Performance Materials has started the capacity expansion of its specialty quartz manufacturing plant located in Hebron, Ohio.
The Quartz &...
News - 12 Sep 2008
The earth benefits from an impressive 125,000 terawatts (TW) of solar energy. While the future energy needs of the planet will undoubtedly be met with a combination of technologies, many believe that...
Article - 13 Apr 2006
This research was conducted to develop new formulations of AZS (alumina-zirconia-silica) refractories with different amounts of ZrO2 with the purpose of improving properties and the work conditions in...
News - 8 Jul 2010
Morgan Advanced Materials (MTC), a leading manufacturer of innovative ceramic, glass, precious metal, piezoelectric and dielectric materials, introduces materials that significantly improve the...
The Standard Pyrometric Cone Company was established in 1896 by Dr. Edward Orton Jr., the first Chairman of the Ceramic Engineering Department at The Ohio State University.
With creation of the...
Article - 1 Mar 2007
Haldenwanger, a division of Morgan Advanced Materials manufacture a range of ceramic materials for use in kilns and furnaces.