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In preparation for making the new £12.5M/$25M purpose-built facility fully operational, Calcarb has taken a number of key steps in the last few months. The company has installed 90% of the production equipment - some moved from its Bellshill facility and some new, including leading edge Ultra High Firing Furnaces capable of processing to 2400 C, new Chemical Vapour Deposition (CVD) furnaces for coating and densification, and new CNC Machines. It has moved its offices and staff from Bellshill. The company has also successfully completed first mold runs, as well as first high-fire runs. Investment has been made in the latest technology to address environmental regulations, enhancing Calcarb’s commitment to its Environmental Management System, ISO14001.