The leading event for the hollow and container glass manufacturing industries
The Glassman America 2013 exhibition will showcase leading suppliers of equipment, technology and services used in the manufacture of all types of hollow and container glass and gives the glassmaking community the opportunity to meet and discuss issues and developments affecting the design, process and production of hollow and container glass.
Products and services on display include:
OMSO North America will highlight the OMSO ServoBottle: it has servo-axis controlled movements and can decorate objects of various shapes and/or sizes with precision color-to-color registration (.0015mm) up to a maximum of 7 colors. As it is rotary in design, ServoBottle has a small footprint (11 ft. dia) which can be useful when planning for tight production floor space. Modularity describes ServoBottle’s ability to add or remove print heads, whether being screen, flexographic, digital or a hybrid technology.
IS Machine parts
Higuchi Machinery Co Ltd supply quality IS machine parts. The company have been supplying accessory parts with Japanese and international customers for more than 40 years and have gained valuable experience in the manufacture of standard and customized I.S. accessory parts.
Glass sorting and Quality Management System
REDWAVE is a trademark of BT-Wolfgang Binder GmbH and is a sensor based sorting technology which has the capability to identify an incoming stream of matter based on its colour, material or chemical composition. The company will showcase their Quality Management System (QMS) for cullet processing plant, its Process Monitoring and Control System for continuous monitoring and optimization of the sorting process and their Sample Analysing System for continuous quality analysis of furnace-ready cullet.
The company are also a market leader in X-ray fluorescence technology (XRF) for separating lead glass, glass ceramics (heat resistant glass) and CRT glass.