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Alumina Tubes Now Available in Our Online Shop

Posted by Alex Painter on 12-03-2019

Alumina tubes can now be ordered directly from IPS Ceramics with the launch of an online shop. Alumina is a highly durable material which is used for a variety of applications across the ceramics industry and in approximately 80% of engineering applications due to a combination of properties which excel in challenging conditions. From extreme heat; it can be used at a maximum temperature of 1600 degrees centigrade. It offers chemical resistance and cannot be corroded by water or steam,…

IPS Ceramics Celebrates its 10 Year Anniversary

IPS Ceramics Celebrates its 10 year anniversary

Posted by Liam Morgan on 27-02-2019

IPS Ceramics, based on the High Carr Business Park in Newcastle-under-Lyme, celebrates its tenth anniversary this year and does so while looking forward with great optimism to the years ahead. The company has forged a solid reputation as an expert voice in the field of high temperature ceramics and, while today operating from Europe, Asia and the USA, has its roots firmly embedded in North Staffordshire. [gallery columns="1" size="medium" ids="3147"] When IPS Ceramics was established at the Dyson Works in…

IPS Ceramics donates to National Autism Society

IPS Ceramics Donates to the National Autism Society

Posted by Liam Morgan on 18-12-2018

IPS Ceramics has continued with the dress-down Friday tradition at its UK headquarters, with employees each donating £1 every week, which goes towards a designated charity. Since starting the dress-down initiative, IPS employees have raised just over £400 and have so far donated to the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association and the Haywood Foundation (dedicated to helping local people with arthritis and related conditions). Last time around we were delighted to help out at the MS Society – a…

A new arrival at IPS Ceramics

IPS Ceramics Welcomes a new addition

Posted by Liam Morgan on 06-12-2018

Everyone at IPS Ceramics was delighted to hear that our commercial coordinator (Asia), Lv Huizhao (Catherine), and her husband Wang Jianqiang, welcomed a son into the world on the morning of 26 November 2018. He has been named Wang Yining, weighed 7lb 5oz (3.3kg), and is doing very well. His given name is a combination of Yi, meaning someone who is very active and in good health, and Ning, which means a peaceful life. It’s our sincerest hope that this…

IPS Ceramics | Ceramics Expo

Managing Director Sukhjinder Singh interviewed by Ceramics Expo

Posted by Liam Morgan on 27-11-2018

Ceramics Expo recently contacted IPS Ceramics, as a regular supporter of this key US event, and spoke with Managing Director Sukhjinder Singh about what sets our company apart from its competitors, the increasing opportunities for technical ceramics and where he thinks the ceramic industry is going. Sukhjinder was able to address issues such as his industrial experience, critical focus areas, the expansion of the operation in the USA, and the principal opportunities and challenges facing the company. [gallery columns="1" size="medium"…

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Dave Street, Commercial Coordinator runs the Oxford half marathon

Posted by Liam Morgan on 11-10-2018

Dave Street, Commercial Coordinator, has recently ran the Oxford half marathon for his chosen charity – The Haywood Foundation. With an impressive time of 2 hours, 22 minutes, 7 seconds (in his first ever half marathon), Dave completed the run and was greeted by his wife Ruth at the finish line. Dave took up running 18 months ago and has since developed a strong passion for running and has made great “strides” during this time and in preparing to run this…