The operation in St Helens, UK produces more than 550 tonnes of glass every day and runs 24-hours-a-day, 7 days a week.
In the videos, four engineers walk you through the whole process, from raw materials arriving at the site and being melted in the furnace, the float bath of molten tin and the critical cooling process, to the plate-cutting and quality-control processes and the distribution and warehousing of the final product.
The first video will be available soon, so watch this space!
Pilkington United Kingdom Limited,
WA9 5 DZ
Phone: 01744 692000
Fax: 01744 692569
Hush ActiV, C-TEC’s innovative new BS 5839-6 domestic fire alarm system, is providing first-class fire protection at a luxury apartment block in Bolton.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Case Studies, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Innovations & New Products, Security and Fire Protection
Over the past year, Uzin Utz UK has been fundraising for the University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire (UHCW) Charity, to show its appreciation to our NHS heroes.Posted in Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Charity work, Floors, news
Sales to builders and contractors by Britain’s builders’ merchants in December 2020 were 8.8% higher than in the same month the year previous, according to BMBI Stats.Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Building Systems, Civil Engineering, Hard Landscaping & Walkways, Landscaping, news, Posts, Timber Buildings and Timber Products, Walls
Lakes’ ‘The Showering Experience’ is an exclusive e-Learning module for builders’ merchants.Posted in Articles, Bathrooms, Bedrooms & Washrooms, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Information Technology, Interiors, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Training