Pilkington Runs Furnace on Hydrogen in Five-Day Trial

Pilkington Runs Furnace on Hydrogen in Five-Day Trial

25th October, 2021

Pilkington UK used a blend of hydrogen and natural gas to run its Greengate furnace in Liverpool during a five-day trial.

PGP Glass ignites 250t/day Horn furnace

PGP Glass ignites 250t/day Horn furnace

22nd October, 2021

Indian container glass manufacturer PGP Glass has ignited a 250t/day furnace supplied by Horn Glass Industries.

International Year of Glass Launches Fundraising Campaign

International Year of Glass Launches Fundraising Campaign

22nd October, 2021

The United Nations-backed International Year of Glass (IYOG) seeks sponsors for its Opening Ceremony event in Geneva, Switzerland next year.

Latest issue: September 2021

September 2021

The September 2021 issue includes an exclusive interview with new Şişecam CEO Gorkem Elverici.

We also continue our Women in Glassmaking theme by highlighting some of the females who have contributed to Consol's glass manufacturing processes.

The Environment is a key theme with contributions from global beverage producer Diageo, German container glass manufacturer Wiegand-Glas, batch plant specialist Zippe and Land Ametek.

We also focus on the Future of Forming and have key Lubrication papers from Graphoidal, Xpar Vision and Kluber.

Front cover from Pennine