The combined December/January issue of Glass International has a focus on Italy, with an exclusive interview with O-I’s Massimo Noviello, Country Group Executive for Italy, to discuss the €25 million modernisation of its Origgio plant.
We also interview the CEO of industry leader Bottero, where Marco Tecchio discusses the company’s focus on automation and simulation, and bring you a company profile on Italian company Revimac, a member of the Bottero group.
This is as well as an overview of the recent ATIV conference held in Parma, which primarily focused on furnace technology.
Looking further afield, we have an exclusive interview with Kevin Baird, CEO of Guardian Glass, and an overview of India’s container glass sector, which is set for rapid expansion.
Our technical focus this month is on ware handling, and we also bring you articles on the latest in process control and coating.
This is on top of our regular history column, news and events.
We hope you enjoy this issue, and have a merry Christmas!
Front cover image courtesy of Sorg.