IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2012- Diamon-Fusion International, Inc. (DFI), global developer and exclusive licensor of patented hydrophobic nanotechnologies, announced today the signing of a new license agreement with EXTRALUM S.A., a highly reputable industrial group based in Heredia, Costa Rica. The agreement between Extralum and DFI marks a further expansion into Central America and the Caribbean and adds market consolidation and integration through regional partnerships.
Extralum, a 25-year privately-held company based in Costa Rica, manufactures aluminum and glass products with the implementation of cutting edge technologies, exporting to North and Central American markets, including the Caribbean region. Extralum has a vast distribution of aluminum, glass and related product lines for various industries with competitive pricing for international markets. Its product lines include all types of safety, laminated and tempered glass, bullet-resistant glass, certified by INTECO, with highest technologies applied to satisfy international quality standards.
"DFI offers a unique combination of quality, cost-effectiveness and is by far the most efficient application method, eliminating manual labor with its 3D chamber system," stated Manuel Meza , Managing Director of EXTRALUM. "We have been looking for a highly reputable, protective coating supplier with a solid proven track record in the glass industry for at least 10 years, to build a long-term partnership. DFI certainly covers all these key needs for us. We look forward to implementing DFI's award-winning technology, adding value to our customers."
Guillermo Seta, Corporate Vice President and Executive Director of DFI, added: "Extralum's decision on incorporating our CVD chamber system into their production process clearly shows their commitment to innovation, highest standards in quality and, primordially, understanding the value of a proven, and patented, technology. We are truly honored to be teaming up with such a highly reputable and well-established company. This new expansion in Central America provides a key new step for us toward the consolidation of markets in Latin America."
About Diamon Fusion® International (DFI)
For over a decade, Diamon Fusion® International (DFI Nanotechnology), a California-based and privately-held US company, along with its research team have produced and distributed variety of products designed for the restoration, protection and maintenance of silica-based surfaces, such as glass, granite, tile, porcelain and quartz. The breadth of DFI's product offering ranges from award-winning and patented, professional quality products only available through authorized distributors (licensees) to easy-to-use highly-effective, do-it-yourself products for consumers. Through consistently introducing innovative products and educating the industry on the benefits of surface coating technologies for glass and glass-like surfaces, DFI has become a worldwide leader in coating products and services. DFI has representation and distribution centers in North and South America, Europe, Asia, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.