The Swatch Group Ltd. Signs Exclusive License Agreement With Liquidmetal Technologies

Liquidmetal® Technologies Inc and The Swatch Group Ltd. today announced that they have signed a dedicated licensing agreement that allows the Swiss manufacturer to operate globally Amorphous alloy technology using Liquidmetal.
At the Swatch Group, Liquidmetal technology was first used in 2009 at Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean, and later in 2010 at Breguet ‘Reveil Musical’. The agreement will allow the Swatch Group to use the technology across its entire watch product line.
This alloy is an amorphous metal, which is a disorderly metal material with an amorphous atomic structure (compared with crystalline structure), which is especially suitable for use in the watch industry because they are like the processing of plastics. Will lose the characteristics of metal but have unique characteristics. liquidmetal Technologies Inc. holds the technology for the development of amorphous alloys, and this agreement will open a new horizon for both parties.
Original source: Swa tchGroup