The July/August issue brings news of the selected recipient of 2010's prestigious Phoenix Award. Features include mould equipment, which also forms the basis of John Henderson's 'Technical topics' column, as well as quality control, which includes worthy contributions from various inspection equipment specialists. A special standalone article discusses oxygen and natural gas preheating for oxy-float glass - the result of a collaboration between Air Liquide and AGC Glass Europe.
Meanwhile, the regular 'Events world' feature previews of both the ICG 2010 and the SGT annual conferences and reviews this year's Mir Stekla exhibition.
Monitoring and control at the hot end to reduce costs - Xpar Vision
Float glass inspection system identifies real defects - Dr Schenk
Seal surface coating measurement aids application - David Dineff, Agr International
High-temperature bar codes allow process traceability - RS International Cermaics Supplies Co
Glass dielectric prepared by two-step toughening - Humberto N. Yoshimura and Silvano Guedes
Improving the performance of moulds for glassmakers - Filipe Fernandes, University of Coimbra
PTA welding for mould equipment - Commersald Impianti
Oxygen and natural gas preheating for oxy-float glass - Youssef Joumani, Air Liquide, Bertrand Leroux, ALTEC, Antonella Contino, Olivier Douxchamps, Johan Behen, AGC Glass Europe
Furnace Solutions success takes SGT into annual meeting
Mir Stekla retains leading position after 12th edition
Industry professionals head to Brazil for ICG 2010