CERSAIE 2019

Century is at Cersaie 2019 in Bologna from 23 to 27 September with new collections to meet the needs of contemporary design. In Hall 20 Stand A6 of the international ceramics show for architecture, the Fincibec Group is presenting original projects blending natural inspirations and metropolitan concepts ...
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BIG SLABS MEETING

Every Friday in June 2019, the Fincibec Campus in Sassuolo is hosting a series of interesting meetings on slabs. The meetings, for architects and design professionals, examine the production process, applications and ceramic surface treatment of the FIRE and OVER ranges. In addition to a visit to see CONTINUA, the innovative technology Fincibec has introduced in its factories to meet current and future market requirements, the meetings offer an in-depth analysis of the inspirations behind the FIRE and OVER catalogues, a focus on technical questions such as slab handling and cutting, and end with an exclusive preview of the projects ...
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TILES FAIR 2019

The 2019 edition of the Tiles Fair of Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment is set to take place on 25 and 26 June in Lille (France), the prestigious show that dedicates each year to new trends and the most innovative ceramic solutions. Fusion and Glam are among the products that Century has selected to present the completeness and versatility of Made in Italy porcelain tiles to transalpine professionals, which are ideal for interiors and exteriors in residential, commercial, and public buildings ...
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MEETING 2019

Les nouveaux produits et les futurs projets du Groupe Fincibec ont été au centre du Meeting Agenti 2019 qui s’est tenu le 27 mai au Fincibec Campus de Sassuolo et a réuni toutes les entreprises membres du Groupe. Cet évènement, qui chaque année enregistre un taux de participation élevé, permet d’analyser avec ponctualité l’évolution des marchés et de révéler les solutions techniques signées Fincibec Engineering mais également de découvrir les nouvelles tendances esthétiques et stylistiques élaborées pour répondre à toutes les exigences commerciales et conceptuelles. La réunion a regroupé pendant toute une journée la force de vente de Monocibec, Century, ...
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GLAM

Glam is the new project by Century that takes inspiration from the contemporary architectural landscape, in a perfect balance between clean lines that break the horizon of the man-made area and traditional elements linked to the history of the location. Glam is inspired by the most compact and elegant natural stones, which serve as perfect building materials and offer a timeless charm, dictated by the richness of surface details and the sober elegance of colour. With a catalogue rich in modular formats available with natural and lapped finishes, Glam meets the most diverse needs in residential, public, and commercial spaces ...
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COVERINGS ORLANDO 2019

Coverings 2019 will be held from 9 to 12 April in Orlando (Florida, USA), for an audience of professionals and distributors of surfaces for architecture. For the occasion, Century will present its new collections in booth 1725 in the Italian Pavilion, starting with Fusion, with its fresh and modern beauty that embodies the solidity of cement, and Glam, inspired by the most compact and homogeneous natural stones, which is rich in detail and available in five simple and refined colours. Also on display is the new updated and expanded TWO range for use in outdoor design, with a grip surface ...
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FUTUREBUILD LONDON 2019

Futurebuild 2019 is the exhibition-conference dedicated to the challenges facing the environment in relation to the world of construction, held from 5 to 7 March at the ExCeL in London. The materials of Century, a Fincibec Group company, are the result of an attentive policy of “green” industrial processes. More generally, with its environmentally friendly production cycles, ceramics is certainly among the most innovative offerings to conquer the challenges posed by climate change. All of the offerings of the Fincibec Group are located in the Italian Trade Agency (ICE) space, stand B80 ...
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SGDB LILLE 2018

The tradeshow organised by SGDB, Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment, the go-to name in France for building construction professionals, will be held in Lille on 27 and 28 June 2018. With 2000 sales outlets throughout France, SGDB is a partner of excellence for Century, which, during the two-day event, will present the latest entries in its catalogue to a knowledgeable, qualified public interested in new technical advances and the latest style trends ...
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SGDB LILLE 2018

Il 27 e 28 giugno 2018 a Lille si svolge il salone organizzato da SGDB, Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment, il principale punto di riferimento in Francia per i professionisti dell’edilizia. Con 2000 punti vendita distribuiti sul territorio nazionale, SGDB è un partner d’eccellenza per Century che, nel corso della due giorni, presenta le principali novità del proprio catalogo a un pubblico competente, qualificato e sempre attento alle innovazioni tecniche e all’evoluzione delle tendenze stilistiche ...
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MEETING FINCIBEC 2018

The Fincibec Group 2018 Meeting was held on 28 May, attended as always by all company members, to provide an update of the situation and present projects for the future. Preceded by an analysis of the business scenario on the global ceramic tiles market, the meeting examined Fincibec investments in recent years and the opportunities they have opened up. The start-up of slab production using the innovative Continua+ technology expands the ability to respond to market requirements and meets the growing demand for large formats and extra-thick solutions. New technologies are now in operation at Fincibec’s increasingly efficient plants to ...
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COVERINGS ATLANTA 2018

Century will be at Coverings 2018 May 8 through 11 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia (USA). The company will be exhibiting plenty of new products at North America’s biggest showcase of the ceramics industry, starting with its new Titan and Royal Wood collections, TWO outdoor solutions with a grip finish and a thickness of 20 mm, and big Fincibec slabs measuring 160×320 and 120×260 cm. All these proposals offer a glimpse of how ceramics are playing an increasingly important role connecting design, materials and architecture. The new products from Century may be found at the Fincibec ...
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HD EXPO LAS VEGAS 2018

The Fincibec Group has chosen to participate in the 2018 edition of the HD Expo from 2 to 4 May in Las Vegas, the most important and prestigious event for the hospitality industry in the USA. Created by Hospitality Design magazine, the fair is an extraordinary showcase of products, services, inspirations and new ideas for architects, designers and design specialists. The new collections by Monocibec, Century and Naxos as well as large Fincibec slabs in the 160×320 and 120×260 cm formats can be found at Fincibec USA, booth 5965 ...
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MAISON ET OBJET PARIS

The new edition of Maison&Objet is to be held from 19 to 23 January 2018. Organised in Paris for industry specialists, designers and architects, the event showcases the latest trends and new products. One of the lines Century will be exhibiting is the new Royal Wood collection, featuring the 30×180 cm slab format and decorative ideas that can be used over entire walls. Century is located in the Ceramics of Italy area, Hall 5B, stand A35-B36 in the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition centre ...
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SALON DES NOUVEAUTES DECOCERAM

Monocibec, Century and Naxos, the companies of the Fincibec Group, are exhibiting their products at the first edition of the Salon Des Nouveautés, a B2B event organised by Décocéram and dedicated to ceramics for covers and decoration. Held in the Eurexpo Lyon centre from 12th to 14th December, the presentation of new projects and innovative solutions is reserved for the collaborators of this major distributor active all over France ...
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CENTURY FOR CERAMICS IN ARCHITECTURE

In Hamburg on 22 November and Munich on 24 November, Century will be meeting Germany’s leading professionals in the field of architecture. Two interesting meetings, organised by Ceramics of Italy, at which the company will be presenting its most advanced design solutions: rainscreens, raised floors and the 20 mm thickness collections in the Major program ...
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EUROPE’S FIRST LEED PLATINUM HOUSE IN MODENA

Casa Monica is a splendid renovated building in central Modena, the first European home to obtain LEED PLATINUM certification. The acknowledgement was awarded in recognition of the project’s low environmental impact, using innovative materials and technologies to make the building energy self-sufficient and non-polluting, minimising consumption of non-renewable materials. The construction materials used in the renovation project include Century’s TWO.0 collection of fine porcelain tiles only 20 mm thick, which meet all the requirements of the international certification system and therefore qualify as LEED Compliant, like all the Fincibec Group’s products. The Group is a member of the Green Building ...
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TILE AWARD EVENING 2016

In the elegant setting of Palazzo De’ Toschi in the historic centre of Bologna, Fincibec honoured the winners  of the Quinquennial Tile Award 2016. An evening dedicated to grand architecture, an occasion on which to celebrate creativity expressed through ceramics, a sure-fire event for the great Fincibec family ...
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FINCIBEC RAISED FLOORS

Century porcelain stone is the stand-out feature of Fincibec Engineering raised floors, the new technical solution proposed by the company in response to increasing demand by designers. Suitable for either indoor or outdoor use, raised floors consist in a structure that supports and raises the walking level, thus leaving space for technological networks and wiring or plumbing systems in both new constructions and old building restorations, including those with historical and artistic value. Fincibec raised floors represent a modular and independent solution featuring dry installation, which can easily be modified if the building use changes. They can be installed in ...
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MEETING ASSOPOSA

Fincibec and Assoposa met for a training day dedicated to the sales force, focused on installation methods of the most innovative ceramic materials. The ceramic producer has entrusted the tile installation company to examine the details and characteristics connected with the laying of large formats and slabs of 20 mm thickness – essential information for the sales force in order to provide the proper suggestions of use, and to illustrate all of the possibilities and potential of these products. Assoposa focuses specifically on the training of floor tiling installers, and issues official certification to professionals with the necessary skills to ...
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SPESSORATI CENTURY

A MONOLITHIC SLAB OF FINE PORCELAIN STONEWARE, 20 MM THICK, SURFACE FINISHES FEATURING A HIGH NON-SLIP R11 A+B+C PERFORMANCE: THANKS TO ITS OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL PERFORMANCE, TWO IS CENTURY’S IDEAL SOLUTION FOR EXTERNAL FLOORING FOR BOTH PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AREAS. PDF: Two ...
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VENTILATED WALLS

Century is inaugurating a new program dedicated to exterior wall cladding to allow architects, designers and engineers to use the excellence of its production in the implementation of projects with high technological value. From today, Century fine porcelain stoneware slabs are a high quality choice for ventilated walls with visible and or hidden fixings, with the possibility of incorporating shading elements, and visible or hidden glued facades. Ventilated and glued facades are used for the cladding of new buildings and the renovation of older ones, both in public and private/residential constructions, giving designers maximum freedom in their compositions. Numerous Century ...
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CENTURY&ASSOPISCINE

May 2015 saw Fincibec Group become a full member of the Italian Association of Pool Manufacturers, Assopiscine. Entry to this important association, which brings together the key industry players in the sector, is the result of technological research and investment made by Fincibec ceramics in launching a new line of products specifically for the construction of swimming pools and wellness centres ...
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23/09/2014 GALA DINNER

Overlooking Piazza Maggiore, right next to the famous Neptune fountain, the Salaborsa of Bologna hosted the third edition of Quinquennial Tile Award of Fincibec Group. In keeping with the tradition, this symbolic setting hosts the most important and comprehensive international event dedicated to the award for the best creative use of ceramic materials in architecture. An exciting evening for the 450 guests who had the opportunity to attend the award ceremony under the vaults of the Auditorium Enzo Biagi and enjoy the entertaining show held in the impressive, marvellously lighted, covered square. Salaborsa is a historical place that can be ...
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POOLS&WELLNESS

FINCIBEC ENGINEERING PRESENTS POOLS&WELLNESS PROGRAM. PDF: Century Pools&Wellness ...
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Thanks to Fincibec, the decorations of the Palazzo dell’Archiginnasio come to new life

The Fincibec Group funded a major restoration of the decorations of Palazzo dell’Archiginnasio, one of the most important symbols of the city of Bologna, and of its “Alma Mater Studiorum”, the oldest university in Europe. The monument, built in the second half of the sixteenth century, needed specific restoration interventions to stop the gradual degradation of the XXII arch frescoes of the upper arcade. In particular, the intervention, performed by Daniela De Angelis under the supervision of the Superintendence of Artistic and Historical Heritage, applied different methodologies depending on the materials and ancient techniques of manufacture, repairing the discoloration of ...
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QTA 2° EDITION

Under the “Time to win” motto, the Fincibec Group celebrated the winners of the second edition of the award designed to investigate the creative use of ceramics in architecture. With a magical evening event, a show of lights, sounds, colours, flavours, art and dance expertly blended in the charming scenario of the Palazzo dell’Archiginnasio of Bologna, Fincibec welcomed and entertained a large audience of guests from all over the world, in Italy for the concurrent opening of the Cersaie. The creators of the five winning projects of the second edition of the Quinquennial Tile Award were officially awarded and presented ...
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QTA 1° EDITION

Celebrated the award of the International Architecture Award First Edition  created by Fincibec Group in collaboration with Ottagono magazine. B-e20 GALLERY – Bologna – 28 september 2010. At the start, the second edition of the award. To participate you have time from 28 October 2010 to 10 March 2012. 500 days to register, a Fiat 500 as first prize.   Regulation and registration on-line www.tileaward.org ...
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DIGITAL JET SYSTEM

The realization of the sixth and seventh digital decoration lines   in its factories, the Fincibec Group ranks at the top among the ceramic companies equipped with these latest generation industrial plants. The productive capacity by the Group, as far as the digital technology is concerned, now exceeds 4,000,000 m²/year. All Fincibec Group factories are nowadays equipped with “Digital Jet Systems” for decoration without contact and all collections produced by the Group through these systems will be easily identified by the logo DJS ...
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