Welcome to the February 2014 issue of Glass International. It is a bumper issue which will be distributed at the forthcoming Glassman South America event to be held in Sao Paulo between March 12 and 13.
The issue contains profiles of major Brazilian glass manufacturers including Nadir Figueiredo and SGD Brasil. It also contains a profile on Glassman South America exhibitor Bucher Emhart Glass as well as the Glassman catalogue of exhibitors.
Glass International’s Seema Gahlaut provides an overview of the Middle East glass industry while the technical section includes articles on Refractories, Pharmaceutical Glass and Coatings.
All this plus contributions from our regular contributors John Henderson and British Glass as well as the usual round up of industry news.
Front cover image courtesy of Pennine Industrial
Welcome to the December/January 2014 issue of Glass International! As ever it's a busy issue with features covering the entire range of the glassmaking process.
As part of our preparations for the Glassman South America event, the issue starts with a Brazilian overview, which highlights all the major container glass companies in the country and also includes a technical article written by members of the ABIVIDRO association.
Technical features include articles on Batch Plant from EME and Zippe, Automation, Coatings, Energy Efficiency, Packaging and Architectural Glass, among others.
Gardner Denver discusses its recent work at Verallia Germany's Wirges site while Editorial Assistant Sally Roberts provides a review of the recent ATIV event in Parma, Italy that she attended.
All this plus the usual round of industry columns and news.
Front cover image courtesy of Sorg.
December 2013 Bonus issue
Glass International has published a FREE issue for you all to enjoy over the Christmas period.
It is the festive season and here at Glass International we hope that our readers are looking forward to the upcoming celebrations.
We have certainly entered into the spirit of things here at the office, and have decided to publish a free issue of Glass International for you all to enjoy over the Christmas period.
The issue is a bonus, digital only edition which we have published alongside our regular printed versions. Like the regular printed version of Glass International it contains exclusive features, the latest news and in-depth technical articles.
We hope you enjoy it!
Merry Christmas, and a happy new year!
Greg Morris and all of us at Glass International