Patrick Goossens has joined the American Glass Research (AGR) Testing Laboratory team in Delft, the Netherlands as a Research Scientist.

Patrick's main areas of responsibility include glass forming issues, manufacturing audits and fracture diagnosis.

He will also have considerable involvement with internal research projects and technical papers as they relate to container manufacturing and container performance.

Patrick (pictured) has 20 years experience in the glass industry with Ardagh Glass and Heye International.

Patrick graduated from NCOI Business School, Rotterdam and holds a VAPRO degree in Process Technology.

His email address is