IPS Ceramics USA contribute to YMCA of Greater Charlotte event

Posted by Liam Morgan on 08-03-2018

IPS Ceramics USA have contributed to a fantastic cause in Greater Charlotte For YMCA. [gallery columns="2" ids="2703,2704"] The event was organised to raise money for Lake Norman YMCA charities, and the team at YMCA Greater Charlotte all dressed up, with the team leader Michelle dressing up as Mary Poppins (her nickname given from the children at YMCA). The YMCA team ran into the freezing cold water at Lake Norman to raise money for the charity. In total the event raised…


IPS Ceramics collaborate with London based artist

Posted by Liam Morgan on 21-02-2018

IPS Ceramics has recently collaborated with London-based artist Eloise Hawser, one of the residents at Somerset House Studios. Somerset House is a new arts centre in the heart of London, designed for today’s audiences and creatives and it offers a diverse and dynamic public programme of contemporary arts and culture. It welcomes around three million visitors each year. [gallery columns="2" ids="2643,2644"] Eloise contacted IPS Ceramics to enquire about the possibility of having a bespoke ceramic item manufactured for a piece…


Ceramics Expo 2018

Posted by Liam Morgan on 19-02-2018

Keeping in tune with Cleveland Once again, IPS Ceramics USA will participate in Ceramics Expo, Cleveland International Exposition Center, Ohio, USA, 1st-3rd May & Mike Jackson and Phil Green will be in attendance. [gallery columns="2" ids="2427,2424"] First up, given that Cleveland is home to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – the most comprehensive repository of materials relating to the history of rock ‘n’ roll – IPS will be sending over specially made alumina guitar picks and guitar-shapes fabricated…

IPS Ceramics attending Ceramitec 2018 IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics attending Ceramitec 2018

Posted by Liam Morgan on 13-02-2018

Meet IPS Executives at Ceramitec in April Sales director Phil Green and operations director Ian Wright will be in attendance throughout the show at this year’s Ceramitec exhibition (10-13 April 2018, Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany). IPS will be promoting cordierite kiln furniture and a wide range of associated products. [gallery size="medium" ids="2424,2618,2420"] IPS cordierite ceramics are not only used in the ceramic industry itself – in the major sectors such as sanitaryware, tableware, technical ceramics and tiles – but…

IPS Ceramics new range of Silicon Carbide Heating Elements IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics new range of Silicon Carbide Heating Elements

Posted by Liam Morgan on 07-02-2018

Furnace designers, manufacturers and users will all be interested to see the new range of silicon carbide (SiC) heating elements from IPS Ceramics, the technical ceramics specialist with bases in the UK, USA and Asia. This type of heating element is widely used in many high temperature electric furnaces, as well as in other electric heating devices. The new range of IPS heating elements are manufactured from recrystallised high-purity alpha silicon carbide (SiC), which is a superb performer in high…

IPS Ceramics director Ian Wright celebrates 40 years of service IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics director Ian Wright celebrates 40 years of service

Posted by Liam Morgan on 24-01-2018

IPS Ceramics has great pleasure in congratulating operations director, Ian Wright, on his recent completion of 40 years of service. Ian joined kiln furniture manufacturer Hewitt Refractories back in 1977, initially working in technical and quality control roles and then progressing to senior production management roles. When Hewitt Refractories became part of Dyson Group, Ian was appointed as manufacturing manager for the two kiln furniture production sites in Stoke on Trent, and eventually became manufacturing manager for Dyson Group in…