Glass International Issue
February 2008

February 2008

Features this month include a Faces profile on Guy Tackels of Saint Gobain as well as articles on Hot Glass Handling and Emissions Treatment.

Front cover from Tiama

REGULARS

2 EDITOR’S COMMENT

3 INTERNATIONAL NEWS

7 TECHNICAL TOPICS

54 GLASSMAKER’S DIARY

58 SGT NEWS

GLASSWORKS PROFILE

10 Newcomer to container production Wadi Glass expands from a standing start

Faces – Guy Tackels
14 An environmental affair for industry specialist

SUPPLIER profile
18 Ware handling specialist enjoys steady growth - Dave Rollins, Dura Temp

Marketplace report
23 Measurement and control of glass bath levels - Miroslav Synek

Hot glass handling
27 Solutions for problems in hot end ware handling - Christian Froba, Emhart Glass
31 Ware transfer innovation provides handling - Siegfried Schwarzer, Heye International
32 Sweepout pocket innovation - Dura Temp
32 Stainless steel alternative - Ferlam Technologies
34 Modified take out arm satisfies customer - Ramsey Products
36 Inverted tooth conveyor chains are still alive and well - Rainer Albes, Bosch Rexroth
39 Hot end damage controlled by reject systems - Marc Meersschaut, futronic

Emissions treatment
43 Capturing particulate is critical - Kevin D Moss, Tri-Mer Corp
46 Controlling dust on cullet returns - Joe Kiolbasa and Thomas Godbey, Donaldson Torit
49 Air pollution control for glass furnaces - Lodge Cottrell
51 Filter technology for high temperature air pollution - David Gambier, Maguin

EVENTS WORLD
55 Conference programme revealed: Glassman America
57 Increased opportunities at China Glass 2008