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  • Technical paper for upcoming International Enamellers Congress

    We prepared a technical paper about “the benefits of experience when setting-up new enameling plants” for the upcoming International Enamellers Congress in Kyoto, which you may read now at the following webpage :¬†https://zurl.co/WruN


  • DEV Email 1/2023 published

    The German Enamel Association has published the latest edition of their enamel magazine. Author Ronald Ditmer Ronald Ditmer is the founder and managing director of Ditmer Trading & Consulting BV. Involved in the vitreous enameling industry since 1984 and specialized in setting-up complete enameling plants, designing enameling equipment and troubleshooting enameling processes & equipment. View all […]


  • Major repair of old Ferro enameling furnace

    In the coming months Ditmer Enameling Technology BV will provide concept engineering, project management & quality assurance services during the preparation & execution of a major repair at a 40 years old Ferro enameling furnace. This repair, which is intended to increase the furnace lifetime and reduce its energy consumption, will include the replacement of […]


  • PEI Technical Forum 2023

    The 2023 Tech Forum and back-to-basics training of the American Enameling Association PEI is scheduled for April 25 – 27, 2023 at the The Westin hotel in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.


  • Improve energy efficiency of wet enamel pumps

    Graco has introduced a new generation of electric driven double action diaphragm pumps, which reportedly used 80% less energy than air operated pumps with similar capacity. The EODD does not require a muffler to dampen the noise caused by the air emitted by an air motor, so it runs also much more quietly than AODD […]


  • SMALTO magazine edition 2/22

    The Italian Porcelain Enamel Institute (CISP) has just published edition 2/22 of SMALTO PORCELLANATO. Author Ronald Ditmer Ronald Ditmer is the founder and managing director of Ditmer Trading & Consulting BV. Involved in the vitreous enameling industry since 1984 and specialized in setting-up complete enameling plants, designing enameling equipment and troubleshooting enameling processes & equipment. […]


  • Supply chain issues with liquid cold enamel

    Supply chain issues with liquid cold enamel

    We are sorry to inform you that our inventory levels for liquid cold enamel are strongly reduced, due to supply chain issues. Especially favorable colors as white & black in 750 ml tins are subject to availability at this moment.


  • Emaillerie Belge is celebrating its 100 years anniversary

    Emaillerie Belge was founded in 1923 in Molenbeek (the center of Brussels) and was in the beginning focused on the production of household products. Soon it evolved towards the production of enamelled advertising. The company moved from its original site in Molenbeek to a new one in Forest in 2018. The new location offers a […]


  • Arcelik take over Whirpool’s European operations

    Reuter reported earlier today that U.S. home appliances maker Whirlpool is folding its European business into a new company controlled by Turkish rival Arcelik, reducing its exposure to a market where it had warned attractive profit margins could be some way off. Whirlpool’s 38 European subsidiaries and 9 production sites located in Italy, Poland, Slovakia, and […]


  • Hintastica opens state-of-the-art water heater plant

    Hindware Home Innovation & Atlantic Group recently inaugurated their Hintastica Private Limited state-of-the-art water heater plant in Jadcherla, Telangana, India. See Linkedin post for a nice video of this impressive new factory.


Author

  • Ronald Ditmer

    Ronald Ditmer is the founder and managing director of Ditmer Trading & Consulting BV. Involved in the vitreous enameling industry since 1984 and specialized in setting-up complete enameling plants, designing enameling equipment and troubleshooting enameling processes & equipment.