Updated worldwide glass market study 2021 available now for flat, container glass and tableware

We have updated our international studies on flat glass, container glass and tableware for 2021.

This unique software provides a global overview about glass producers and technical details. Easy to use and clear tables summarize information and data about glass makers such as: Glass types: flat glass, container glass, tableware, production capacities in regions and countries, number of furnaces, furnace types, year of construction, glass types and sub-types, products, project information, special news and downloads.

Further databases supplying demoscopic data and import and export data complete the market survey. Based on these data, prepare individual country profiles with information about local production capacities, local market sizes and expected demand in the future.

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Contact Info

Innovation & Automation
702, Chemin la Draillette
13550 Paluds de Noves
Country France
Phone 0033 490 954186
Fax 0033 490 950031
Email Get in contact with NOVAXION
Internet www.novaxion-robots.com
Employees 6
Turnover 1.5 Mio. Euro
Certificates Masters 2005 of innovative technology enterprise
Year founded 2004
Export Rate 95 %
Associations FANUC Robotics

Contact Persons

Contact 1. Christophe Duplan
General Manager
Phone: 0033 4 90954186
Fax: 0033 4 90950031
Contact 2. Sylvie Aubrun
Communication department
Phone: 0033 6 61 43 39 48

Products or Machinery

  • Ball-gatherer robots for continuous furnaces (4 axes)
  • Ball-gatherer robots for day-tanks and pot-furnaces (6 axes) with special device to follow the glass level. 
  • automatic shears to cut melted glass.
  • Swabbing Robots for IS blank molds

Today, Novaxion is proud to present its new development for the glass bottles manufacturers : The Swabbing Robot SR200 is an automatic device for swabbing the blank molds on IS machines and replaces manual swabbing.

This innovative swabbing solution is the result of a long co-operaration between Novaxion and Saint-Gobain-Verallia which started in 2005. Aworld patent has been registered by Saint-Gobain, and Novaxion has got a patent licence to sell the equipment worldwide. 21 systems are operating successfully to date and Novaxion Swabbing Robot SR200 is now available for all glass bottles manufacturers.

Partnership with the world leader FANUC Robotics allows to benefit of a 2-year warranty with spare parts in stock and an aftersale service in every country.

Company Background / History

Since 10 years, NOVAXION specialises in the development of glass forming robotics with a full range of ball-gatherer robots from 4 to 6 axes More than 130 robots are working in glassworks all over the world to the great satisfaction of customers.