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Advanced Composite Materials, LLC  is a world leader
Silar Technology in silicon carbide technology and applications.
ACM manufactures and sells specialty silicon carbide products, along with ceramic composite powder blends and engineered ceramic composites.
ACM’s Silar® Silicon Carbide Whiskers are world renown for their high quality and purity.

News stories listed below are grouped according to theme (Top Stories, Corporate News, Product News, and Science News).

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Top Stories

Silar® Microwave Flatstone Receives National Restaurant Association’s 2009 Kitchen Innovations Award
Kitchen Innovations Award 02/09/2009 (Chicago, IL) For a second year in a row, Advanced Composite Materials (ACM) was awarded the prestigious National Restaurant Association’s Kitchen Innovations Award for 2009.   ACM received its second Kitchen Innovations Award  for introducing into the marketplace the Silar® Microwave Flatstone oven insert. :: Read More

Corporate News

Advanced Composite Materials, LLC Breaks Gound on New Manufacturing Facility
02/12/2009 (Greer, SC) - Advanced Composite Materials, LLC (ACM) today
announced the expansion of its silicon carbide manufacturing facility. ACM broke
ground on the new plant in January. The expected completion date is fall 2009. :: Read More

Advanced Composite Materials, LLC Breaks Ground For New Headquarters And Manufacturing Facility
09/18/2007 (Greer, SC) - Advanced Composite Materials, LLC (ACM) and its employees held a groundbreaking ceremony at 1446 South Buncombe Road in Greer, the location where the company’s new world headquarters, research and development lab, and state-of-the -art manufacturing facility will be built. :: Read More

Advanced Composite Materials (ACM) Announces New Headquarters And Manufacturing Facility
08/09/2007 (Greer, SC) Company officials announce plans for a major plant expansion for Advanced Composite Materials, LLC, which will include a new company headquarters and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to be built in Greer. :: Read More

Advanced Composite Materials, LLC Announces Successful Completion Of Management Buyout Of The Company
07/26/2006 (Greer, SC) Management announces completion of the buyout of Advanced Composite Materials Corporation from Tateho Chemical Industries Company, Ltd. of Japan. The Greer company will continue operations under its new name of Advanced Composite Materials, LLC. :: Read More

Product News

Silar® Microwave Flatstone Receives National Restaurant Association’s 2009 Kitchen Innovations Award
Kitchen Innovations Award 02/09/2009 (Chicago, IL) For a second year in a row, Advanced Composite Materials (ACM) was awarded the prestigious National Restaurant Association’s Kitchen Innovations Award for 2009.   ACM received its second Kitchen Innovations Award  for introducing into the marketplace the Silar® Microwave Flatstone oven insert. :: Read More

National Restaurant Association Announces Kitchen Innovations Award Recipients for 2008
Kitchen Innovations Award
01/15/2008 (Chicago, IL) The National Restaurant Association today announced 25 recipients of the prestigious 2008 Kitchen Innovations™ (KI) Award. This year's KI Awards address the growing needs of foodservice operators, including energy/water conservation, improving productivity and food safety. Each of the cutting-edge products will be showcased in the interactive KI demonstration area at the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show at Chicago's McCormick Place, May 17-20. :: Read More

Silar® Microwave Absorbent Ceramic Technology Selected As Technology Application Award Finalist By Deloitte & Touche, USA
09/04/2007 (Greenville, SC) InnoVision names Advanced Composite Materials, LLC as a 2007 Technology Application Award Finalist.  InnoVision Technology Awards, sponsored by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, is the premier awards program designed to recognize successful, innovative, commercial applications introduced into the marketplace.  ACM, LLC’s Silar® Microwave Absorbent Ceramic technology was selected as a finalist application. :: Read More

Science News

Ceramic Composites for Microwave Grilling and Speed Cooking
06/26/2008 (International Microwave Power Institute Proceedings from the 42nd Annual Microwave Symposium, New Orleans, LA) A new composite ceramic composite for microwave grilling and cooking has been developed. This ceramic functions as a microwave-heating element, and is proven to microwave grill foods and cook at unprecedented speeds. :: Read More

Novel Composite Structures For Microwave Heating And Cooking
08/02/2007 (International Microwave Power Institute Proceedings from the 41st Annual Microwave Symposium, Vancouver, BC) A novel composite structure for microwave heating has been developed. These structures are ceramic in nature, highly microwave absorbent and heatable, and are designed and engineered for use as heating elements in microwave ovens. ACM believes Silar® ceramic composites will open up a new technology and methodology for microwave heating and cooking. :: Read More

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