• IN THE WHIRLWIND OF TIME
    1. May 27, 2013
    2. Innovations

    In the whirlwind of time

    Invented two centuries ago to improve accuracy, tourbillons enchant and fascinate more than ever. Over the last twenty years, they have set all other complications in the shadow and remain the most coveted.

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  • In Praise of Forged Carbon
    1. August 9, 2011
    2. Innovations

    In praise of forged carbon

    A pioneer in the use of new materials, Audemars Piguet is the first watchmaking company to invest significantly in forged carbon. Spotlight on an ultra-high-tech material.

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  • The Man Who Invents Chimes
    1. August 2, 2011
    2. Innovations

    The man who invents chimes

    Swiss manufacturer JMC Lutherie has created a resonating case to amplify the vibration of Audemars Piguet's chiming watches. An interview with Jeanmichel Capt, the man behind the concept of this melodious case.

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  • Singing the Praises of Steel
    1. September 2, 2010
    2. Innovations

    Singing the praises of steel

    Stainless steel, once disparaged, is now firmly established in the luxury world thanks to the Royal Oak, a model that quickly became a must-have. Spotlight on an alloy with high potential for sports collections.

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  • An Environmentally Friendly Facility
    1. August 6, 2010
    2. Innovations

    An environmentally-friendly facility

    The new Audemars Piguet production site has set new standards for environmentally-friendly construction. It’s the first Swiss industrial building that meets the “Minergie Eco” norms.

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