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Posted: October 14, 2009
Diamon-Fusion Signs 5-year License with CRISTEC VIPLA in Spain
(Nanowerk News) Diamon-Fusion International, Inc. (DFI Nanotechnology), global developer and exclusive licensor of patented hydrophobic nanotechnologies, announced today the signing of a new license agreement in Spain with CRISTEC VIPLA, a highly reputable Catalunya-based company. This agreement provides a significant increase in DFI’s market penetration in Architectural markets Spain wide.
CRISTEC VIPLA, a 20- year privately-owned company based in Lleida (near Barcelona) and an ISO-9001 certified company, is dedicated to the fabrication and processing of a wide range of glass product reaching a diversity of market segments, including aluminum, PVC, furniture, and other industries. Cristec also manufactures dual-glazed units (insulated glass), laminated, and tempered glass and bullet-resistant glass. Cristec is fully certified in all its manufacturing processes.
“DFI’s patented nanocoating offers a unique added-value as a surface protection barrier that will enhance a wide range of our products; we need to remain innovative and offer the best value to our customers, which is the main objective in signing this agreement with DFI ”, said Jose Planes, Managing Director of CRISTEC VIPLA.
“We are pleased to have reached this agreement with such well-established and greatly respected company in Spain’s glass industry; we are looking forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship”, commented Francisco Bono, Business Director of Aries, DFI’s exclusive representative in Spain.
Guillermo Seta, Executive Director of DFI Global Operations, explained, “This agreement with Cristec Vipla provides an additional large-scale partner in the EU to continue our growth in a wide range of markets and to solidify our Diamon-Fusion® flagship nanocoating as the premier surface protection system across many market segments.”
About Diamon-Fusion International (DFI)
For over a decade, Diamon-Fusion International (DFI Nanotechnology), a California-based and privately-held US company, along with its research team have produced and distributed variety of products designed for the restoration, protection and maintenance of silica-based surfaces, such as glass, granite, tile, porcelain and quartz. The breadth of DFI's product offering ranges from award-winning and patented, professional quality products only available through authorized distributors (licensees) to easy-to-use highly-effective, do-it-yourself products for consumers. Through consistently introducing innovative products and educating the industry on the benefits of surface coating technologies for glass and glass-like surfaces, DFI has become a worldwide leader in coating products and services. DFI has representation and distribution centers in North and South America, Europe, Asia, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.
Source: Diamon-Fusion International (press release)