Polish group Forglass has appointed Ian D. Robertson as its UK/Ireland representative.

Ian is a well-known figure in the global glass industry and has worked in the sector for nearly 50 years. He is a Fellow of The Society of Glass Technology and a member of its council.

Piotr Knast, Managing Director of Forglass welcomed Ian to the company and said he looked forward to increasing the company’s profile within the UK glass industry.

Forglass is based in Krakow Poland and provides services to glass plants related to investments, maintenance and repairs.

Its services include hot repairs to furnaces, forehearths and surrounding areas, the design, supply and construction of glass furnaces, draining and demolition of furnaces and forehearths, complete design, supply and building of batch plants from initial design through to installation and commissioning, all cullet equipment to suit the particular design and space requirements plus steel fabrication.

Ian can be contacted on +44 (0 )749 306 1290 or by e mail ian.robertson@forglass.eu