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 - see projects'
photographs on the right and below - 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