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BENTONIT für Grünsand-Anwendungen.. Ab sofort auch bei uns erhältlich!

Wunschgemäß freuen wir uns Ihnen heute die sofortige Verfügbarkeit unserer neu aufgenommenen Produktreihe BENTONIT und BENTONIT-Formulierugen verkünden zu können. Sollten wir Ihr Interesse geweckt haben, stehen Ihnen unsere fachkundigen Servicemitarbeiter jederzeit gerne mit Rat und Tat zur Seite. Ihr Durrans-Team

2021: Durrans-Coatings in Thailand – Production will start soon

In 2019 the James Durrans Group announced with peasure the signing of a licensing agreement with Pine-Pacific Corporation Ltd. in Thailand. Pine-Pacific have built a new coating plant in Bangkok, which will enable refractory coating development to adapt and meet the constantly everchanging requirements of the foundry industry.

2020: Feasibility programme for new manufacturing site

We are pleased to formally announce that funding has been approved through the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) to allow us to further our feasiblity programme for installing a 30,000 TPA anode-grade synthetic graphite manufacturing facility in the UK.

2020: 3. Formstoff-Forum 2020 in Munich

Durrans attends the 3. Formstoff-Forum in Munich and is looking forward you your visit at this event!

2019: Durrans at GIFA 2019

After 5 successful „trade days“ the James Durrans Group could draw another positive balance. Through the present professional staff and many employees from all over the world, the Group was able to increase the number of visitors further compared to 2015.

Of particular note is the steadily growing worldwide expansion of Durrans. Through the cooperation with SASOL, one of the world’s largest energy groups and specialist in the liquefaction of hard coal, and the construction of a shaft kiln calcination plant in Sasolburg, South Africa, we’ve expanded our product portfolio with Procarb SG for the benefit of our customers.

Further, the Group is pleased to announce the signing of a licencing agreement between James Durrans and Sons Ltd and Pine Pacific Corporation, Thailand.

With the growing importance of the Thai foundry industry and with the intention to provide the highest level of focused service to the local foundries needs, Mr Ithinai and his team at Pine took the view that a purpose-built foundry coating production facility would be their next logical step in both expanding their service based business and complementing current production. It is envisaged that the facility will provide a fast route for new developments and adaptions to meet the ever-changing needs with the foundry community.

Finally, the exhibition was a full success for the James Durrans Group and the team is already looking forward to the next Gifa, most likely in 2023. We want to thank all of those who supported our appearance with logistics and other help!

2019: Durrans at EuroBrake 2019

In 2019, EuroBrake will return to the International Congress Centre, 
Dresden, Germany, an interconnected hub for both industry and 
research, from 21 - 23 May.

Featuring more than 120 technical presentations and 100 international
exhibitors, EuroBrake attracts a global audience of engineers, scientists, 
academics and executives from the industries of passenger car, 
commercial vehicle, rail, aerospace and the wider industrial sectors. 

2019: Durrans at IFEX 2019

MPM Durrans attended IFEX 2019 in Greater Noida / India. We would like to say thankyou to everyone who visited us at our stand!

2018: Successful renewal of ISO certifications for Durrans GmbH

On 05.12.2018, James Durrans GmbH successfully completed the re-certification audit 
according to ISO 14001 : 2015 environmental management and ISO 9001 : 2015 quality management by Lloyd's Register Deutschland GmbH. Click here to see the certificates.

2018: Ledebur Colloquium in Freiberg – review & presentation

In recent years, this event has established itself as a meeting place for experts who want to take the opportunity to exchange experiences and learn about new research and development trends in the foundry industry.

We hope that the presentation given by our Mr. Andreas Jentsch was interesting for all our visitors. We look forward to your feedback and have pleasure in answering upcoming questions. Here you have the opportunity to view the presentation in English.

2018: Durrans attended WFC in Krakow/Poland from 24th -26th Sept 2018 / Motto: Creative Foundry

The World Foundry Congress is one of the most important events of the foundry sector and is 
also an excellent occasion for exchanging knowledge and experiences, the newest 
achievements and innovations.

The 73rd World Foundry Congress was held with the motto ‚Creative Foundry‚ with following 
topic areas: 

Thematic blocks:

  • Materials
  • Technologies
  • Digitalisation
  • Management
  • Ecology

Included was also a day trip to the foundry exhibition in Kielce.

2018: Durrans at EuroBrake in The Hague, NL from 22nd-24th May 2018

After a successful event in The Hague, NL in 2018, EuroBrake will return to the International Congress Centre, Dresden, Germany, an interconnected hub for both industry and research, from 21 - 23 May 2019. It should focus on a topic that is significant within the braking and friction industries, as well as science and academia.

In 2018, an entire day of EuroBrake was dedicated to worldwide rail braking technology, parallel to other sessions, which proved to be very popular.

Following this success, a series of innovative rail sessions will return to 2019, which will bring together global experts from some of the world’s leading organisations. New to 2019, there will also be a special focus on intelligent braking and controls.

2018: Metal & Metallurgy China from 16th - 19th May 2018

We were pleased to meet so many interested visitors on our booth and would like to thank you for all the interesting discussions during the fair!

Please click here for the end show report.

Your Durrans Team

2018: Große Gießereitechnische Tagung 2018, April 26 – 27, 2018 in Salzburg / Österreich

Die Tagung wurde von mehr als 800 Teilnehmern unterschiedlicher Branchen besucht und war somit für alle ein voller Erfolg. Es war uns auch eine Freude, viele unserer
Geschäftspartner getroffen zu haben. Namhafte Vortragende aus Wissenschaft und Praxis gaben in den Vorträgen Einblicke in neueste Entwicklungen und praxisbezogene
Im Rahmen der begleitenden Fachausstellung präsentieren Firmen ihre neuesten Produkte und Dienstleistungen. Der Gießerabend am Salzburger Flughafen gab allen
Teilnehmern die Möglichkeit zur Reflektion der Veranstaltung und zur Kontaktpflege in ungezwungener Atmosphäre.

2018: Formstoff-Forum 2018 in Aachen

Am 7. und 8. März fand das 2. Formstoff-Forum 2018 statt, Tagungsort war dieses Mal die RWTH Aachen. Der Erfolg des im Jahr 2016 veranstalteten 1. Formstoff-Forums als
Nachfolger der bekannten Duisburger Formstofftage gab dem Konzept recht, dass eine eigenständige wissenschaftliche Tagung zum Themenkreis Formstoffe und Formver-
fahren sehr wichtig für unsere Branche ist. Die zweite Auflage des neuen Formstoff-Forums verließ nun erstmalig die bekannte Tagungsstätte in Duisburg, um zukünftig
zwischen den deutschen Hochschulstandorten zu wechseln. Fast 500 Teilnehmer folgten der Einladung der Veranstalter nach Aachen, um eine Fülle von Vorträgen
zu den Themen bentonitgebundene Formstoffe, Simulation und 3D-Druck oder Formgrundstoffe, anorganische Binder und organische Bindersysteme, Entkernverhalten
oder Regenerierung zu hören. In Teil 1 derÜbersicht werden zunächst die Kurzfassungen der Vorträge zu den Schwerpunkten bentonitgebundene Formstoffe und anorganische

Binder vorgestellt. (Quelle: