After much anticipation, Apple finally announced that they have been developing a smartwatch to compete with the likes of Pebble, Motorola, and Samsung. In his keynote, Tim Cook revealed that the back of the watch is made of a ceramic material called Zirconia (also known as Zirconium dioxide). Why did Apple choose to make the back […]
We are happy to announce a totally redesigned Precision Ceramics USA Website. Feedback from our customers is very important to us – please contact us with any comments or suggestions on ways we can make our website even better.
We are delighted to welcome Dr Lucian Falticeanu as our new Director of Technology. Dr Falticeanu gained both a BSc in Mechanical Engineering and MSc in Engineering-Tribology at the Dunarea de Jos University’s School of Engineering in his native Romania. These were followed by a Doctorate in Materials Science and Metallurgy at Birmingham University in 2006. In parallel with his […]
There’s always time for a Precision Ceramics team celebration when US staff are in town. Thiago Hoffman and Jim Tovsen from PC’s Tampa office are on the other side of the Atlantic this week and joined UK colleagues for dinner in a local restaurant. PC UK also welcomed Jasper Curry who will spend the next eight weeks in Birmingham on a work […]
The opening day of Hannover Messe 2013 in Germany on Monday 8th April witnessed the signing of a unique trade agreement between the German and British Governments, completed on the bonnet of a Union-Jack-decked Mini Cooper. Before returning to Berlin, Simon McDonald CMG, the British Ambassador to Germany (right in both photographs below) accompanied by Daniel […]