Italian container glassmaker Vetri Speciali based in Trento has ordered a new batch plant from Zippe Industrieanlagen.

The batch plant will serve a furnace that produces more than 150 tonnes a day.

The batch plant will feed one furnace and includes an addition for different external cullet. From the production lines the factory cullet is lead back to the plant. One feature of the plant is the automatic premix plant for colouration/decolouration.

A Siemens S7 type electronic control system will be installed.

The Trento-based glassmaker makes containers for the special glass sector.