Join us at 14th World Conference on Investment Casting

This major global event is organized every four years and provides a unique meeting place for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary knowledge about the state of the art in Investment Casting. This year it will take place in Paris, France from Sunday 17th April 2016 – Wednesday 20th April 2016.
Being a major player in Investment Casting, Imerys Refractory Minerals for Foundry Applications’ team shall be pleased to welcome you on its booth 41 – 43.

“Engineered ceramic solutions based on fused and sintered mineral products”
Speaker : Dr. Thomas Krumrei – Imerys CARRD
Monday, April 18th – Room 342A

“Crystalline silica free solutions for small/intricate investment casting”
Speaker : Scot Graddick – Imerys Refractory Minerals US
Tuesday, April 19th – Room 342 A

“Thermal expansion of ceramic shell: a key for dimensional accuracy in turbo-charger production”
Speakers : Scot Graddick & Thomas Krumrei
Tuesday, April 19th – Room 342 A


Imerys key speaker at IREFCON 2016

MOEHMEL SteffenDr. Stephen Möhmel of the Imerys research center C.A.R.R.D
(Center for Abrasives and Refractories Research and Development)
will adress  findings about “The significance of raw material quality on
thermo-mechanical properties”during IREFCON 2016.

Please join the conference January 22nd 2016 at noon in Hyderabad Hall.

Join us at IREFCON 2016

Ananth PP


Mr Nonavinakere, General Manager – Sales of Imerys Refractory Minerals India will be pleased to welcome you on booth 3 and 4 during the lndia lnternational Refractories Congress 2016 taking place at Hyderabad from 20th-22nd January.

Feel free to contact Mr Nonavinakere at +91 984 103 0895

Safety Security System pays off at Imerys Refractory Minerals

One year without LTA – Une année sans accident avec arrêt – 1 рік без нещасних випадків – 全年无损工事故 

VKVSecurity being key on production plants, Imerys Refractory Minerals is proud to announce the achievement of 1 year without a single “Lost Time Accident” in September 2015.

The remarkable commitment and care of IRM employees, which allowed performing this result was celebrated on all industrial sites and offices of the division.

“We will continue our efforts to keep this level and make sure all our employees can go back home safe at the end of the shift. Congratulations to all our teams!”

EHS managment team

CERAMITEC 2015 : the place to be!

Busy daysWith 617 exhibitors from 37 countries, more than 15,000 participants from 93 countries and a space of some 40,000 square meters, Ceramitec 2015, which took place on the exhibition grounds of Messe München from 20 to 23 October, was more successful than it had been in a long time.

Imerys Refractory Minerals shared some 195M2 with Imerys Fused Minerals. This year’s edition of Ceramitec was most obviously the “place to be”. Not only did we meet all our customers but also received unexpected inquiries representing potential business development.


C.A.R.R.D welcomes Asian customers

CARRD visitors oct 15In September some of our Asian customers and researchers genuinely appreciated having been part of the visit at CARRD and the White Fused Alumina plant in Villach and the seamless organization of the visit.

In most instances our invitees were impressed by the extensive range of minerals processing, testing and analysis tools focused on high resistance materials of C.A.R.R.D and the professional conduct throughout the visit.

For our team it was a perfect occasion to present our innovation strategy and technical support we save for our refractory customers.


Imerys Refractory Minerals will be pleased to welcome you on booth 309/410 in Hall A1 at the occasion of CERAMITEC in Munich, October 20th to 23rd.


Knowledge-sharing at UNITECR 2015

Imerys Refractory Minerals will be pleased to welcome you on booth 9 at the occasion of the 14th Biennial Worldwide Congress of UNITECR in Vienna, September 15th to 18th.

During the event Andreas Weber, Thermocarbon Product Manager, will speak about “CARBON BONDED MGO-C REFRACTORIES WITH LOW PAH CONTAINING BINDER SYSTEM”
16th September from 2:00 3:40 PM

Steffen Möhmel, R& D Engineer of Imerys Center for Abrasives & Refractories Reseach & Development will present work about “INFLUENCE OF DIFFERENT RAW MATERIALS ON THE BEHAVIOUR OF LOW CEMENT CASTABLES”
16th September from 2:00 3:40 PM

Unitecr 2015

GIFA 2015

Imerys Refractory Minerals for Foundry Applications’ team would like to thank its visitors for their contribution to an exciting week at GIFA 2015.

Our booth was divided into two showcases to assure maximum highlight on both, Investment Casting and Sand Casting novelties. Decision makers from 31 countries were able to appreciate the added value of our innovations for their market. Interesting discussions and know-how sharing showed the potential of our products on the market.

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GIFA 2015 – Hall 12 booth 12C

Imerys Refractory Minerals for Foundry Applications is pleased to announce its presence at the upcoming GIFA 2015, 13th international Foundry Trade Fair with Technical Forum, which will take place in Düsseldorf, Germany from June 16th to 20th. Our sales teams shall be glad to welcome you on our booth 12C in hall 12 to present not only our regular range but also new products for Investment Casting and Sand Casting.

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