Glass industry news

Gürallar Cam Ambalaj supports Robotic Coding Training among students

Published: April 15, 2019 by Greg Morris

Turkish glass manufacturers Gürallar Cam Ambalaj (GCA) and LAV have encouraged robotic coding training among local schools.

The two companies have worked with Ağaçköy Elementary and Secondary schools to provide robotic coding training in order to support high-tech education of young…

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Yorkshire glass research ‘could revolutionise manufacturing’

Published: April 12, 2019 by Greg Morris

Glass industry researchers based in Yorkshire, UK are taking part in a major project to weld glass to metal and flexible glass to glass.

The project could revolutionise manufacturing industries such as aerospace, defence, optics, optoelectronics and healthcare.

The scientists at Glass…

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Vertech’ appoints Sales Manager for South America and Africa

Published: April 12, 2019 by Greg Morris

Vertech’ has appointed an area sales manager agent for the South America and Africa regions.

Luc Teissier joined the Vertech’ sales team to reinforce the presence of its SIL equipment in South America and Africa.

After five years spent at the University of Laval in Quebec, Luc has worked…

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Professor Alicia Durán named Phoenix Award’s Glass Person of the Year

Published: April 11, 2019 by Greg Morris

Professor Alicia Durán has been named as the 49th recipient of the Phoenix Award and ‘Glass Person of the Year 2019’.

Prof  Durán is Research Professor at CSIC, the Spanish Research Council. She has developed her entire professional career at the Institute of Ceramics and Glass (CSIC),…

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Ardagh Group launches interactive 3D glass packaging experience

Published: April 10, 2019 by Greg Morris

Ardagh Group is about to launch a 3D CAD system that lets customers interact with its packaging products.

Its latest online product catalogue has a lifelike 360° 3D feature that allows clients to drag, flip, turn and look inside each glass container.

Barbara Macialczyk, Marketing Manager…

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Conference programmes announced for Brazilian event

Published: April 09, 2019 by Greg Morris

The conference programmes for the Glassman South America event have been finalised.

The two conferences have been organised by Glass International publication and the Brazilian Glass Commission (ABCeram).

The Future Glass Forum (FGF), organised by Glass International, will focus on the…

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