Glass Machinery Company enhances express toughening standards

  Tempering technology

For Essex based specialist glass processor Express Toughening the product quality and excellent support services from The Glass Machinery Company have generated positive results after it made a substantial investment in the Bovone robotic system.

Glass Machinery Company enhances express toughening standards
CEO George Howard discusses some of the benefits they have seen using the line since the installation, in a recent promotional video commissioned by The Glass Machinery Company and produced by MyTrade.tv.  
“Not only does this robotic system offer us additional safety and efficiency for our polishing but the extra speed allows us to give our customers the edge. We are the only company that can offer same day delivery on complex toughened processed glass up to 19mm and painted and toughened laminated glass within 48 hours. The robots complement our lean production methods which keep us at the forefront of our marketplace” 
Further discussion with Director Adam Curtis highlights the advantages of the new robotic equipment and why this system was selected over other manufacturers. 
Having reviewed extensively and then tested other machinery on the market, the management team opted to invest in The Glass Machinery Company portfolio for a number of reasons.  
For Adam Curtis, when making substantial investments there has to be a trust between customer and supplier, which has long been established between Express Toughening and The Glass Machinery Company. Furthermore, having established a reputation for speed and quality it was imperative that only the most reliable equipment be installed for Express Toughening’s expansion programme.  
“Bovone products were well known to us as we already had two of their polishers, however when discussing our growth strategy with Phil, it is evid...

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