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ceramic tile

[sə′ram·ik ′tīl]
(materials)
A burned-clay product composed of a clay body with a decorative surface glaze; used principally for decorative and sanitary effects.

ceramic tile

1.A glazed, 2 burned-clay product, having an impervious surface; widely used in plumbing systems.
2. A ceramic mosaic, 2.
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Earlier, Mariwasa, representing the ceramic tile industry, also filed a petition before the DTI for possible application of safeguard duty on ceramic tile imports as inbound shipments of such have increased and contributed to the serious injury of local players.
Local ceramic tile producers also invested in automatic packing palletizing machines to automate the sorting and preparation of goods.
During the event, Al Maha Ceramics has displayed its attractive eye-catching designs of 'Reflexon' and 'Diamond Edge' series of Ceramic Tiles produced using contemporary digital printing technology with a variety of shades to suit every decor and cater to the needs of its customers which are highly appreciated by the visitors.
Via a subsidiary, the Group has been distributing Europe-imported ceramic tiles since 1972.
They must also be resistant to slipping and impact, which determines the thickness and hardness of ceramic tile. Generally, the tiles used on walls are relatively thinner and less resistant to impact and heavy loads.
The 105 x 105 mm size green ceramic tile was selected for ultrasound velocity measurements.
A door leads into a recently installed shower room with a Velux roof light, shower cubicle with electric shower, wc, ceramic tile splash backs and ceramic tile floor.
"We are planning additional capacity and product development activities to mirror the strong growth trends in inkjet decoration of ceramic tile," noted vice president of the company's Polymer and Ceramic Engineered Materials Group Peter Thomas.
However, the ratings benefit from the experience of the partners in the company and the firm's presence in the ceramic tile cluster of Morbi in Gujarat.
ABU DHABI: The global market for ceramic tiles is projected to reach more than 102 billion square feet by 2010.
"Our process uses extremely high heat, which dramatically improves the durability of ceramic tile," said Dale Marsh, owner of Tile Artisans.
THE INTERNATIONAL Finance Corporation (IFC), of the World Bank, is lending US$9 million to Italian-Ukraine ceramic tile manufacturer Zeus Ceramica, helping it expand its Slovyansk, Donetsk region, Ukraine-based operations and improve its balance sheet.