Showing posts with label Calderys Refractory Solutions. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Calderys Refractory Solutions. Show all posts

August 3, 2013

Calderys Japan acquires Japanese refractory producer Tokai Ceramics

Calderys Refractory Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Imerys with more than 100 years experience in the refractory business and now a world leader in monolithic refractories delivering refractory solutions and products manufactured in its 18 production facilities spanning across 15 countries, is definitely enjoying an exciting time so far its growth and expansion are concerned in Asian refractory market.
In its effort of Asian expansion recently in July’13, Calderys Refractory Solutions signed a Joint Venture (JV) agreement with Indonesian refractory manufacturer PT Indoporlen [Read Article] and now acquired Japanese refractory producer Tokai Ceramics.
In Japan, where Calderys has had a sales office for more than 30 years, now after the acquisition of Japanese refractory producer Tokai Ceramics, Calderys Japan will start refractory production for the first time in that country. Tokai Ceramics was previously 100% owned by Covalent Materials, a leading Japanese ceramics group, and the company operates one production facility near Nagoya. This facility produces a complete range of monolithic refractories including castables, plastics, ramming mix and precasts (PCPF) [read articles: Types and Nomenclature of Monolithic refractories (I)  Types and Classification of Monolithic refractories (II)].
Tokai Ceramics also brings to Calderys Japan an existing customer base in Japanese Refractory market especially in the ferrous and aluminium foundry industries, as well as providing opportunities for expansion into the Electric Arc Furnace, Mini-mill and Reheating Furnace using industries.

Keywords: Calderys Refractory Solutions, Tokai Ceramics, Calderys Japan, Calderys

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June 18, 2012

Ace Calderys Ltd renamed Calderys India Refractories Ltd


Calderys India Refractories Ltd

Ace Calderys Ltd renamed as Calderys India Refractories Ltd.

According to the company sources, this change has been effective from March 2012 and will be announced to all their Indian customers and refractory users in the coming weeks by their Indian colleagues via customized mailings and face-to-face meetings. 

Calderys Refractory Solutions is a world leader in monolithic refractories delivering top flight refractory products manufactured in its 18 production facilities spanning across 15 countries. Calderys Refractory Solutions is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Imerys and claims to have more than 100 years experience in the refractory business. Ace Calderys, based in India, has been an active part of the Calderys Refractory Solutions group for more than four years. Hence, the management decided to rename it as Calderys India Refractories Ltd to strengthen group image in the fast growing Indian refractory market.

The company is hopeful that this new name will enhance the Calderys Refractory brand and identity especially in Asia.

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