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ceramitec Awards

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

At ceramitec in Munich/DE (10–13 May 2018), CERAMIC APPLICATIONS launched in cooperation with the Expert Group CIM, Fraunhofer Advancer, IAPK Aachen, FGK Höhr-Grenzhausen, DKG, and think ceramics/BVK the „Best Component Award Technical Ceramics“ to give new developments a better visibility, as most exciting solutions in this field of expertise are „hidden champions“. The Award Ceremony was held on 12 April 2018 at ceramitec FORUM, followed by a Get-Together at the booth of CERAMIC APPLICATIONS.

The winner was ALUMINA SYSTEMS/DE with its partner Plasway/DE for the development of a ceramic dispenser ring (diameter 300 mm, 3 horizontal rings joined by brazing with glass) for coating of chips by Atomic Layer Deposition with 3D-printed ceramic laval nozzles.

The partners Kläger Spritzguss/DE and FIMA CouronneTEC/DE received the 2nd Prize for CIM-shaped „Kiddy Caps“ – dental caps for children made from zirconia (automated demolding, minimum wall thickness and weight: 0,2 mm – 0,15 g).
A special appreciation was given to 3DCeram Sinto/FR for the plug and play toolbox OPTICeram which enables a functional orientated design of ceramic components.

ceramitec Award 2018