The Press Glass Group has announced that it will build its 12th production facility with the surface area of 20,000 sq.m., to be constructed in the Kostrzyn-Slubice Special Economic Zone.
The building of a new furnace at its Eskisehir glass packaging factory in Turkey will enable Sisecam to increase its annual production capacity of glass packaging.
At this year’s Vitrum show, Forel had on show its top machinery with an IG line, vertical processing, washing machine, flat press, and an automatic sealing robot.
In a move to raise proceeds for future expansion and double sales in the next five years, BGC is aiming to list on the Stock Exchange of Thailand next year.
Investments made to increase production capacity
AGC Asahi Glass held a groundbreaking ceremony to announce that it will build a furnace for 11th generation TFT-LCD glass substrates at its Chinese subsidiary.
Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company has installed a high-speed bottling line at its Timisoara plant, Romania, to serve both the Romanian market and the European markets in the future.
A subsidiary of Bangkok Glass, BG Container Glass, will build a 400 tonnes a day furnace in Ratchaburi, Thailand, to support greater domestic demand for glass containers.
AGC will relocate a float furnace and mirror manufacturing facility from the Jakarta Plant to the Cikampek Plant of PT Asahimas Flat Glass.
Northerm Windows and Doors, a division of RAB Energy Group, is receiving up to $130,345 in funding from the government of Canada to support the implementation of automation technologies and LEAN...
PRESS GLASS has extended the range of its products to offer tempered bent glass. This is another product in the range of special glass which completes glass tempering production capacity.
BERLI JUCKER is set to invest Bt2 billion in the construction of a new furnace with a production capacity of 300 tonnes of glass a day, to meet the rising demand for glass containers.
Vidrul – Vidreira of Angola, is to invest US$60 million in expanding production capacity at its plant.
Increased demand for Uni-Blind® sealed units with integral blinds has led Morley Glass & Glazing to move to larger premises in Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Tariq Glass, based in Lahore, Pakistan, has expanded its production capacity on one of its furnaces for tableware from 110 tonnes per day to 140 tonnes per day.
PHP Float Glass Industries Ltd is set to double its production capacity to 300 tonnes a day within two years, to meet the growing local demand.
Heye International is supporting Carib Glassworks Ltd in its efforts to double production capacity and develop potential sales opportunities for glass packaging in Cuba and other export markets.
American Insulated Glass is increasing production capacity at its Conley, Georgia facility, with a 32,000-square-foot facility expansion.
Saint-Gobain is to invest around €135 million over the next two years to develop production capacity at its glass facility near Chennai, India's largest such facility.
PPG Industries has announced its intention to increase its precipitated silica production capacity at its Lake Charles, Louisiana, manufacturing plant by more than 10,000 tons per year in response to...