The LIFE SUPERHERO project technical meeting was scheduled in Paris on October 28th, 2023. The meeting focused in particular on the status of the renovation and monitoring activities of the demonstration buildings in Reggio Emilia. The design and installation phases of the Herotile Based-Roof (HBR) technology will begin in the [...]
The second in-person technical meeting of the LIFE SUPERHERO project is scheduled for October 26th, 2023. The meeting, which will be hosted by the Centre Technique De Materiaux Naturels De Construction (CTMCN), will take place in Clamart, France. Attending for the Centro Ceramico will be Eng. Benedetta Ferrari, project coordinator, [...]
The XVIIIth Conference of the European Ceramic Society just finished in Lyon (from 2 to 6 of July 2023). Centro Ceramico took part to this important international conference with following two contributes: - "Air permeability measurements for roofing system” by Benedetta Ferrari, Maria Chiara Bignozzi, Marco D’Orazio, Elisa Di Giuseppe, Hervy Mathieu This research [...]
Experience and expertise on Enterprises’ service
Centro Ceramico is a research and experimentation centre for the ceramic industry, established in 1976 and managed by a University Consortium whose partners are:
It carries out its activity on two offices in Sassuolo, one in Via Valle d’Aosta 1 and the other in Via Vittime 11 Settembre 2001, 25 / P / Q, in the heart of the Ceramic District.
A joint LAB SMILE laboratory is also active, between DICAM (University of Bologna) and the CERAMIC CENTER,
which deals with research and consultancy activities for companies in the field of MATERIALS SUSTAINABILITY.
The laboratories are accredited by Accredia (no. 0058) in compliance with the Standard UNI CEI EN ISO/IEC 17025.
Accreditation ensures that the test and inspection reports, as well as the certifications (system, product and personnel) bearing the Accredia logo, are issued in compliance with the most rigorous international requirements for conformity assessment and behind a constant and strict surveillance action on the behavior of the responsible operators (Laboratories and Bodies).
Centro Ceramico is also accredited as Industrial Research Laboratory of the Emilia Romagna High Technology Network: for Companies, this translates into knowledge, instruments and resources for product and process innovation.
Research and Innovation
Today, research cannot ignore the essential concepts of sustainability and resilience or adaptability.
These are therefore the keywords that respond to the needs induced by the “New-Normal” of the post-COVID era and that guide all the topics of industrial interest in the lines of research of Centro Ceramico:
“Ceramic Process“, “Ceramic Materials” and “Building: Digitization and Installation Systems“.
The researchers of Centro Ceramico are “adaptable”, flexible professionals, able to respond to multiple needs and requests, capable to work in synergy
to create ever new and innovative solutions in collaboration with their Customers.
The lines of research carried out by Centro Ceramico meet the requirements of the ONU 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In particular, they fall into the following Goals:
“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and science“