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Ceramitec 2022 - New Products: Argolitec

In June, the fair ceramitec took place in Munich and after the difficult time with Corona, Gottfried welcomes a lot of customers and interested visitors personally.

In addition to the 100 year anniversary of the company, the presentation of the new product line ARGOLITEC had focused the attention.

More information to the extra fine grained Illitic Clay and its special properties, y...

100 Years of Ceramic Raw Materials from Gottfried - cfi 2021-4

On the occasion of the hunterth anniversary of Adolf Gottfried Tonwerke, an interview with the managing director Christian Gottfried was conducted by the trade journal 'cfi'. It offers insights into the history and current situation of the companies.


VEA - Initiative climate-friendly SMEs

Since 02.06.2021 we are a member of the VEA initiative Climate-friendly SMEs. Together with other medium-sized companies, we are pleased to make an important contribution to the energy transition and climate protection.


Energy Efficiency Award 2019

Munich, November 26, 2019 - Orcan Energy, the leading CleanTech Company, which develops solutions for the use of industrial waste heat, and Adolf Gottfried Tonwerke GmbH were awarded with a prestigious industry prize for their innovative waste heat utilization project in the energy-intensive extraction of raw materials for the ceramic industry. The project received the Energy Effi...

ceramitec 2018

In April, at the fair ceramitec in Munich, Gottfried presented the actual program of tailor-made raw materials for the ceramic industry.
This year, we could discuss many interesting Themes with costumers and new visitors from Germany and abroad.
For this, the fair was a success again and we want to thank all visitors.
As a new development, we showed a MetaClay, which is working as a...

Gottfried participates in Franconian Energy Efficiency Network

Initiated by E.ON and Bayernwerk Natur, the Energy Efficiency Network was created to interconnect Franconian companies with a view to jointly enhancing energy efficiency services. Gottfried and 14 other companies have joined together to create a platform that aims to increase energy saving potentials for participating manufacturers and enhance energy expertise among the partners. Independent energ...

ceramitec 2015

Ceramitec, the leading international trade fair for specialist suppliers and service providers for the ceramic industry, was held in Munich in October.

Once again, the trade fair was a complete success for Gottfried. Our team had many interesting conversations on our stand with trade visitors from all over the world. We would like to thank our customers for these discussions. Great interes...

Extensive investment in processing plants

More than 3 million Euros have been invested in modernising and expanding the plants at the Tonwerk Großheirath. Using the most modern technology, circuits have been developed for crushing, fractionation and magnetic refining of chamottes. 17 loading silos with over 1000 tonnes storage capacity for prepared clay, chamotte and soapstone have been integrated into the newly constructed building...

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