IPS Ceramics announces Alumina Tubes

Posted by Liam Morgan on 08-01-2018

Alumina is the most widely used technical ceramic and is the material of choice in about 80% of engineering applications due to its excellent combination of properties. Fired at over 1600°C (2900°F) to give a fully dense ceramic, alumina exhibits high mechanical strength and stiffness that is retained at elevated temperature. Alumina tubes and rods are used in a wide variety of applications across numerous user industries as a cost-effective yet high-performance solution. The combination of key properties makes them…

IPS Ceramics wishes everyone seasons greetings IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics wishes everyone seasons greetings

Posted by Liam Morgan on 20-12-2017

IPS Ceramics wishes everyone Seasons Greetings and a Happy New Year.   IPS Ceramics will be closing for the festive period on Friday 22nd of December at 12pm. We will be reopening for business on Tuesday 2nd of January at 8am.  

Technical Ceramics

IPS ceramic component improves product for safety critical applications

Posted by Liam Morgan on 05-12-2017

IPS Ceramics has recently collaborated with Abtech (Sheffield, England) – the leading supplier of electrical connection products to industrial markets – on improvements to a specialist range of fire rated enclosures. Technical ceramics are often preferred for use as terminal blocks because of their superior heat resistance properties, including direct heat situations. Abtech’s fire rated enclosures are designed for use on safety critical circuits or those carrying emergency power supplies. They will maintain insulation integrity for 120 minutes during direct…

Cordierite products

Speciality cordierite range launched by IPS Ceramics

Posted by Liam Morgan on 14-11-2017

IPS Ceramics has announced that one of the brand new ranges currently being launched features two types of speciality cordierite ceramic. Cordierite ceramics are well known for their exceptional resistance to thermal shock. They are often used for components that are subject to rapid thermal cycling, in applications where other ceramic materials would quickly crack or break. This can include anything from high performance kiln furniture to catalytic converter honeycombs. Cordierite products are fired close to 1400°C (2550°F) to give…

IPS Ceramics USA exhibit at Heat Treat 2017 IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics USA exhibit at Heat Treat 2017

Posted by Liam Morgan on 11-10-2017

Keeping the heat on Stateside Later this month, IPS Ceramics USA will be exhibiting at Heat Treat 2017, taking place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Ohio from 24-26 October. This is the 29th ASM Heat Treating Society conference and exposition and is considered the premier event for heat treating professionals in North America. Come and visit us on booth 2536 – we will have a wide range of products on display, including cordierite and silicon carbide kiln furniture, technical…

IPS Ceramics - Alzheimers Memory Walk IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics – Alzheimers Memory Walk

Posted by Liam Morgan on 20-09-2017

IPS Ceramics is fundraising for its 'Alzheimer/Dementia Memory Walk' A team of employees and family will complete the '7Km Memory Walk' on Saturday the 7th of October at Cholmondeley Castle to help raise funds for dementia. Around 220,000 loved ones will develop dementia every year which destroys and devastates so many lives and families. The society's target is to raise £9million to help everyone affected by dementia, so your support is greatly appreciated - thank you very much! [gallery…