Glaston has received a significant order from Yunnan Diankai Energy Saving Science & Technology Co. for two Glaston CCS1000 double chamber glass toughening furnaces.

The deal is worth approximately €2.4 million and includes the Glaston Care service agreement.

The deal also includes an option for a third CCS1000 furnace.

The machines will be delivered to the customer during the last quarter of 2015.

Yunnan Diankai Energy Saving Technology Co. is a new company covering energy saving float glass technology, processing and nano ceramic technology.

The company is located in Kunming City, Yunnan province, in South West China.

In addition to the markets in Yunnan, Sichuan and Guizhou the company will export to Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Burma.

With its innovations the CCS1000 takes furnace operations to the next level, offering glass processors an energy efficient, high capacity and user-friendly solution.