Entries by Gabriele Eibner

60th ICR edition in Aachen!

At the occasion of the 60th edition of the annual International Colloquium on Refractories (ICR) in Aachen, Imerys Refractory Minerals launches a new lightweight aggregate, Mulcoa® 43 LW. Test results obtained for HMOR, linear change, and CO resistance for low cement castables containing this lightweight material are very exciting, as will show Dr. Danilo Frulli […]

ICI USA Fall Meeting 2017

Save the date at ICI USA Fall Meeting 2017 October 17th, Scot Graddick, Product Manager Fused Silica and Mullite at Imerys Refractory Minerals USA Inc., presents a study about “Economical Engineered Powder Blends for Precision Investment Casting Back-up Slurries”.  This work shows the quite outstanding advantages of Teco-Sil® Hybrid products compared to standard mineral goods when […]

New lightweight aggregate

To present a new lightweight aggregate, our team would be pleased to welcome you on booth 31 during the 15th international conference on refractories, UNITECR 2017 in Santiago of Chile from September 26 th to 29th. “Lightweight aluminosilicate aggregate for higher temperature refractory applications” is the title of our contribution to the Energy Saving and […]

15 Early Stage Researchers wanted for ATHOR!

Partner of the ATHOR network, Imerys Refractory Minerals underlines its concern about the future of the refractory industry. Indeed, we measure the importance of cross-disciplinary approaches which will dramatically increase the transfer of scientific knowledge to our refractory-consuming industries in Europe ensuring progress on social, environmental and economic aspects. ATHOR stands for advanced thermo mechanical […]

Metakaolin: its potential in geopolymers

Virginie Soleil-Raynaut, Imerys Refractory Minerals’ ground and calcined clays product manager will review on “Metakaolin: its potential in geopolymers” at the occasion of the 2017 GeopolymerCamp. Metakaolin is an amorphous state of kaolinite which is obtained by firing a kaolinitic clay at a temperature between 700 and 950°C. Thanks to its pozzolanic behavior and its […]

Meet us at Metef

Verona, Italy – June 21st to 24th 2017 Imerys Refractory Minerals for Foundry Applications, will hold a stand during Metef in Verona, Italy. Supplier of the foundry industry with high performance minerals and innovative solutions for investment casting, as well as sand casting, our teams shall be glad to welcome you Hall 6 – Stand […]

Ceramics Expo, 25th to 27th April 2017

Imerys Refractory Minerals’ sales and technical team will be happy to welcome you during  Ceramics Expo  taking place in Cleveland, Ohio from April 25th to 27th on booth n° 524 in the center of the exhibition hall. Ceramics Expo is the world’s largest annual free-to-attend expo for the advanced ceramic and glass community, established in […]

2017 ACerS Spring Meeting

St. Louis Section and the Refractory Ceramics Division of the American Ceramic Society sponsor the 53rd annual St. Louis spring meeting on refractories with the theme, “Real World Applications of Refractory Testing”. This year,  Imerys Refractory Minerals’ contribution to ACerS will come through Scot Graddick, Technical Director and Product Manager of Mulcoa and Teco. He […]

Imerys Refractory Minerals at 5th ICRJ, India

During ICRJ 2017, Danilo Frulli, Marketing & Innovation Director of the Imerys Refractory Minerals division will contribute to the event with an abstract entitled “Properties of Andalusite and Mullite minerals and their applications in the steel & iron industry”. Dr. Frulli will be speaking Thursday, 8thFebruary at 9.45 am at the Wave International in Jamshedpur. […]

Kerphalite™ KF : moulding material for precision casting

In its December edition Casting, Plant and Technology International  published the following article about the key role of Kerphalite KF for precision casting written by Joachim Wolff (Imerys Refractory Minerals), Sabine Umla-Latz and Martine Dahlmann (Hüttenes-Albertus). Complex cast parts such as turbocharger housings play a central role in the design of modern high-performance engines. Due […]