Vibrantz Technologies to sell DipTech digital printer business to Kerajet

Vibrantz Technologies to sell DipTech digital printer business to Kerajet

2nd December, 2022

Vibrantz Technologies is to sell its Israel-based digital printer subsidiary DipTech to Kerajet.

Saint-Gobain signs renewable energy supply agreement in Spain

Saint-Gobain signs renewable energy supply agreement in Spain

2nd December, 2022

Saint-Gobain has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Endesa, a Spanish energy supplier.

FEVE evaluates packaging waste reduction targets

FEVE evaluates packaging waste reduction targets

2nd December, 2022

The European container glass industry calls for material-specific waste reduction targets to address Europe’s most pressing packaging waste challenges.

Latest issue: November 2022

November 2022

Welcome to the November 2022 issue of Glass International.

This month, we speak to Bormioli Pharma on its Bergantino furnace refurbishment in Italy, and cm.project.ing celebrates its 15-year anniversary.

We also focus on moulds. OMCO uses laser technology in mould making, MG-Glass discusses welding on moulds, Wikeria Uchman highlights its mould supply chain, Merkad creates moulds for tableware manufacturing, and Officine explores how Industry 4.0 can improve mould production.

Elsewhere, there have been many industry-related events including the World Soda Ash conference in Italy, the Glass Problems conference in the US, and the Glass Focus Awards in the UK which are all reviewed.

We also speak to new SGT President Dr Arun Varshneya on how he plans to form a global glass community, and Glass Container Manufacturing Consultant Peter J Firth examines the technology enablers in the glass industry, as well as Konatic’s smart gob system.

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