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Strategic partnership created for process measurements

CelSian Glass & Solar BV, the leading Dutch glass consultancy firm for process optimisation, has entered into a strategic co-operation agreement with SGS, the inspection, verification, testing and certification specialist. With more than 97,000 employees, SGS is widely

recognised as a global benchmark for quality and integrity, operating a network of more than 2600 offices and laboratories throughout the world.

Published: 
26/09/2019

Witness the latest trends and innovations in India

Two of India’s premier glass industry events - glasspex India and glasspro India - will open their doors from 10 to 12 October, 2019 at Bombay Convention Centre in Mumbai. Leading companies from around the world will gather under one roof to display the latest trends and innovations in glass production, processing and the best of processed glass products.

Published: 
26/09/2019

Bulgarian glass packaging capacity expansion plans

Bulgarian news outlet Capital.bg reports that BA Glass is planning to invest in excess of €200 million over five years to double the company’s glass packaging production in the country. The Portuguese group currently operates two furnaces in Bulgaria, one each in Sofia and Plovdiv. Two more furnaces will be added, with the majority of investment scheduled for 2020 and 2021.

Published: 
20/09/2019

Call for strong EU research and innovation investment

A third joint statement for an ambitious Horizon Europe research and innovation programme has been co-signed by FEVE with EARTO and its research and industrial partners, representing key European research and innovation stakeholders. The 93 European association signatories have urged the EU institutions to make research, development and innovation (RD&I) a priority within the next Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027.

Published: 
20/09/2019

Donations foster glass and ceramic innovations

The Air Products Foundation will donate $100 on behalf of each visitor to its hospitality suite at the 80th Conference on Glass Problems next month, up to $15,000. Recipients of the donation are the Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation and the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council, for the purpose of fostering innovation by the next generation of ceramic and glass professionals.

The Conference on Glass Problems, which is presented by the GMIC, will take place on 28-31 October 2019, in Columbus, Ohio at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

Published: 
20/09/2019

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