27 February - 1 March 2019
New S9 large tile line featuring Sacmi technology started-up in July at the Chlumčany plant (Czech Republic). This line is part of an ambitious Group investment plan with a strong focus on total automation.
The Indian Company launched at Cersaie its new iMarble 1200x3000 e 1200x3600 mm with a thickness of 6 mm, whose production begun in July.
This major investment will enable SITI BT Group to optimise all its logistics operations and improve customer service.
The project began in early 2018 and focused on expanding the production area and offices and creating a new logistics area.
Italian technological excellence will take centre stage in a more than 1,000 square metre space at Ceramics China showcasing the latest process innovations for the ceramic industry. One of the highlights is the “Ceramic Age @Ceramic China” exhibition of large-size slabs organised by Acimac and CCPITBM
From 7 to 9 March the ACIMAC and ITA collective will be showcasing Italian technological excellence at the exhibition Indian Ceramics in Gujarat. The event will also host an Italian technology focus day entitled "The latest innovations in Italian technologies".
According to the preliminary figures published by the Acimac Research Department, the sector’s turnover has risen by 9% to 2.2 million euros. The Industry 4.0 Plan tax incentives are driving investments in Italy (+21.5%).
The general meeting of Acimac (Association of Italian Manufacturers of Machinery and Equipment for the Ceramic Industry) has elected the members of the Board who, together with President Paolo Sassi and Vice-Presidents Emilio Benedetti, Paolo Lamberti and Maurizio Manzini, will be managing the association.