3/27/2019

Riedhammer to play starring role at Powtech 2019

Sacmi Group company to present its latest technological solutions at the number one fair for the powder, granule and bulk solids industry (Nuremberg, 9-11 April 2019)

The leading designer and producer of kilns for the ultra-high temperature firing of sanitaryware, technical ceramics and special ceramics, Riedhammer will soon be exhibiting at Powtech 2019 (Nuremberg, 9-11 April 2019), the world’s undisputed number one fair for powder, granule and bulk solids technologies.

The event – which showcases the market's most advanced processes and technologies - will see Riedhammer's latest technological solutions play a pivotal role (at stand 4-450, Hall 4). These include rotary kilns – with both direct and indirect heating – and if required also in gas-tight design that allow carefully controlled firing of powders and other materials in special atmospheres (nitrogen, hydrogen and other gases).

Riedhammer also responds to the industry's strategic needs by providing kilns for continuous firing: cutting-edge solutions for the calcination or firing of powders or granules under air or other atmospheres that can be treated at temperatures as high as 1,650 °C.

Visitors to the fair – the 2017 edition of which attracted over 14,000 participants from 76 countries and almost 900 exhibitors from 29 countries – will find Riedhammer's staff on hand to illustrate all the latest developments in the product range for the engineering, treatment and firing of powders, granules and bulk solids in general.

 

2/1/2018

TEAM DAY 2018

Symposium with topics related to Technical Ceramics

Munich, April 9th

PROGRAM & REGISTRATION FORM 

TEAM by Sacmi is pleased to invite you to attend TEAM Day 2018, which will offer interesting presentations covering a broad range of themes regarding advanced ceramics and the related technology. It will also provide a forum for information exchange, discussion and networking for our customers and friends. Join TEAM Day 2018 to learn more about us and interesting developments in the field of advanced ceramics in the enjoyable atmosphere of a place with great tradition in Bavaria. Participants will receive a voucher for free access to the CERAMITEC Fair! Date: 9th April 2018 (the day before CERAMITEC fair opening)

Place: Paulaner am Nockherberg, Hochstrasse 77, D-81541 Munich

Important notice: since the number of participants is limited, the applications will be handled on a first come, first served basis. We reserve the right to reject applications after the maximum number of participants has been reached. Make sure to submit your application form soon!

10/25/2017

Sinter-aid for electronic components, innovation by Alpha Ceramics

New sinter aid out of magnesium oxide spraydried powder successfully developed and tested: provides outstanding insulation, boosts sintered product quality and extends the lifespan of the applied kiln furniture.

Alpha Ceramics, a Sacmi Group company and the leading designer of kiln accessories and infeed/outfeed devices for the firing of advanced ceramics and other special pieces, presents a major innovation for the firing process of electronic components. Successfully tested by a major customer in the industry, this solution uses a special magnesium oxide sinter aid – gives dual advantage of better sintered component quality and extend the lifespan of the used kiln furniture setters.

The starting point for the Aachen-based firm, already a member of Sacmi TEAM (the Sacmi corporate Division that brings together the best special ceramic manufacturing and treatment skills), was the need to minimise chemical interaction between product and setter during electronic component firing. Above all, this latest application – the 100% magnesium oxide sinter aid – offers effective treatment during the sintering process due to the outstanding refractory properties of the compound.

Satisfactory production tests, performed at the customer's factory, have, moreover, highlighted further important advantages of treating the sintering aid that is typically used as kiln furniture for such components. More specifically, the setter plates have demonstrated extraordinary insulating properties at temperatures as high as 1500 °C). The special design of the surface allows also a homogeneous de-binding (elimination of the polymeric binder) of the organic material inside the thermal threated product throughout the firing cycle.

Alongside the improvements in the quality of the sintered components (because there is no interaction between kiln furniture and component anymore), the company was also extremely satisfied to observe that using these Mgo setters also extend the working life of the actual kiln furniture itself, allowing companies in the industry who choose Alpha Ceramics accessories to sharpen their competitiveness even further.

 

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