SACMI RobotGlaze, 5th supply for Duravit Egypt

Reliability and Performance; key features of the new investment to further ambitious plant improvement plans at the Egyptian branch of multi-national sanitaryware manufacturer Duravit.


Duravit Egypt has taken the latest step in its plant improvement plans with SACMI technology. The company has recently installed a fifth GA2000 robot, part of the SACMI RobotGlaze series renowned throughout the world for its superior reliability and performance levels.

A long-standing partner of SACMI at its various factories around the world, Duravit made this latest investment as part of an ongoing expansion plan at its Egyptian plant, leading manufacturer in North Africa.

As with the previous supplies, this robot is a latest-generation model equipped with the most advanced solutions to guarantee the best performances in terms of quality and sustainability. Among these is the glaze flow-rate control system which ensures even glaze application with zero wastage.

Process repeatability and quality are the most well-known and successful characteristics of this type of robot with which SACMI is contributing to the advance of the international sanitaryware industry towards the new frontiers of automation and 4.0 production control.

The robot supplied to Duravit Egypt, which can be programmed off-line and equipped with self-learning software, facilitates improved management of the production mix thus increasing line efficiency and reducing the time-to-market of the new products.