Recent News and Updates

Sprankles Octoberfest Du-Co’s FAMILY VIP TENT EVENT at Sprankle’s OCTOBERFEST 9/8, 9/9, 9/10 - Festival Hours: Friday, September 84pm–9pm Saturday, September 910am–10pm Sunday, September 1010am–6pm Du-Co employees and their families are welcome and encouraged to stop by the Du-Co VIP tent any time during the festival hours (Guests 21+ years of age can obtain a wristband (to wear for the entire weekend if planning to visit the tent on… Continue Reading >
Du-Co Employees Kona Ice for Du-Co Ceramics Employees - On Wednesday 8/23/23 Du-Co celebrated our employees with a treat from Kona Ice. We appreciate all the hard work of all our employees. The plant personnel and office staff working together keeps the company running and are so valued. A big thanks to all Du-Co employees for your hard work and dedication.    Continue Reading >
Lisa Rueschhoff Du-Co Ceramics Young Professional Award - This award was established by the late Reldon Cooper, co-founder of Du-Co Ceramics, and is awarded to a young professional member of ACerS who demonstrates exceptional leadership and service to ACerS. This year’s award winner is Dr. Lisa M. Rueschhoff. Dr. Lisa M. Rueschhoff is a Materials Research Engineer in the Ceramics Branch of the… Continue Reading >
Thomas Arbanas the President of Du-Co Please join with us as a company and celebrate as Thomas Arbanas the President of Du-Co celebrates 30 years with the company! - Some of you may not be aware of how he rose through the ranks from the Mixing and Press Room Supervisor, QA Manager, Sales Engineer, V.P. of Engineering, V.P. of Sales and Engineering to his current position of President of Du-Co. He makes it a point to bring this to the attention of new hires… Continue Reading >
Tim Allshouse Retirement from Du-Co Ceramics Congratulations to Tim Allshouse on his Retirement! - After 45 years Tim has decided to retire and spend more time with his family, especially those grandbabies! We have been very blessed to have enjoyed the last 45 years with Tim. He has been an asset to Du-Co, but he is also just a wonderful person. He has been a loyal employee, generous and… Continue Reading >
Adam Pawlowicz Du-Co Ceramics Please join us in congratulating Adam Pawlowicz on his promotion to Quality Control Technician on 9/26! - Adam began his career at Du-Co Ceramics at the end of August 2021 like so many others do, working diligently at the kiln exit end and making it into the Union after meeting his probationary period. Shortly thereafter, an upcoming retirement opened up a spot in the lab and the opportunity soon seemed to point… Continue Reading >
Du-Co Ceramics Penn State Visits Du-Co Ceramics - We had the pleasure of hosting a large group of aspiring Materials Scientists as well as their Professors from Penn State University. We enjoyed a wonderful day with the students as we took them on a guided tour through our facility. They were a wonderful group that were engaged in the information and provided insightful… Continue Reading >
Du-Co Ceramics We had a wonderful weekend in September celebrating our employees and their hard work at Sprankle’s Octoberfest! - A shout out to Sprankle’s for taking the best care of us from start to finish for this event and to the Walktail mobile Bar for their awesome service!! Continue Reading >