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2013-09-10 23:01:26

Pre-Orders Now Being Taken on Amazon.com for SlimProtect, FlexProtect and EdgeProtect Cases for New iPhones; Affordably Priced, Rugged and Stylish to Complement the Colorful New iPhones Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Tech Armor, a leading provider of mobile device accessories that protect and connect at an affordable price, today announced its new Relax series of iPhone 5, iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C cases will start shipping to consumers September 20, when the new iPhones go on...

2013-06-25 23:18:42

The American Ceramic Society’s (ACerS) Corporate Technical Achievement Award (CTAA) for this year has been awarded to Surmet Corp for the development and commercialization of its ALON® Transparent Optical ceramic. Burlington, MA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 ACerS established the Corporate Technical Achievement Award in 1986 to recognize and honor a single outstanding technical achievement in the field of ceramics. The award recognizes and honors achievements that show significant...

2013-05-28 23:01:58

Surmet has successfully delivered 18x35-in size monolithic ALON® windows, achieving a major milestone on its scale-up program supported by US Dept. of Defense funding from DMS&T, Air Force ManTech and DPA Title III programs. These windows, designed to meet a particular high priority defense application, are the largest transparent ceramic armor windows produced anywhere in the world. Burlington, MA. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 These 18x35-in ALON windows will now be laminated and...

2009-09-10 14:02:42

MU engineers increase strength of glass with a layer of fibers embedded in plastic To protect from potential terrorist attacks, federal buildings and other critical infrastructures are made with special windows that contain blast-resistant glass. However, the glass is thick and expensive. Currently, University of Missouri researchers are developing and testing a new type of blast-resistant glass that will be thinner, lighter and less vulnerable to small-scale explosions. "Currently,...

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