Glass industry news


Verallia’s Oiry plant chooses Iris Inspection machines

Published: December 01, 2016 by Greg Morris

Verallia’s Oiry glass container plant has chosen the latest non-contact inspection technology from Iris Inspection machines to deliver the exacting quality expectations of local customers.

Oiry is located close to the town of Épernay, France and is a manufacturer of sparkling wine bottles…

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Pneumofore delivers equipment to Latin America

Published: December 01, 2016 by Sally Love

Pneumofore is consolidating its presence in Latin America with the recent delivery to Mexico of a UV100, the world’s largest air-cooled twin rotary vane vacuum pump with up to 220 kW nominal power.

This unit is equipped with two variable speed drives, one for each motor, and designed for…

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Ardagh apprentices earn national and local recognition

Published: November 30, 2016 by Sally Love

Today’s glass packaging requires the highest skills in many areas of technology and management, and to secure the industry’s future, companies and their national associations are investing heavily in apprenticeship schemes.

Ardagh Group, one of Europe’s leading glass manufacturers, has…

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New website for AGC Automotive

Published: November 30, 2016 by Sally Love

AGC Automotive, the largest automotive glassmaker in the world, has launched its new website: www.agc-automotive.com.

Designed to showcase the power of AGC Automotive, the website makes its range accessible to professionals and end users alike.

With its responsive design and enhanced…

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