In 1971 KERAMOS is born.
It is a small-size factory that makes acid-proof ceramic
tiles and accessories for laboratory benches. During 15
years KERAMOS experiments, researches and develops special
ceramic mixtures for manufacturing large-sized slabs. The
only company in Italy to make this type of materials, KERAMOS
is one of the first manufacturers in the world to adopt
the monofiring technique at high temperatures, over 1240°C.
In 1982 KERAMOS becomes KERAPLAN, that starts, for the first
time in Italy, the production of large monolithic slabs
made of acid-proof ceramics.
During the last twenty-five years the company has completely
changed its original structure, automatising most manufacturing
and machining processes, in compliance with the highest
In the past two years KERAPLAN has been further innovating:
in January 2005 a new plant was added to the existing structure,
its offices as well as the raw material cutting and packaging
departments became bigger. This has greatly improved its
capacity, monitored by a computerized manufacture managing
A laboratory has been created for analysis and research
of the ceramic compounds used for the manufacture of all
products. Thanks to its in-house developments KERAPLAN has
succeeded in making worktops and sinks that join perfect
resistance and stylish design.