Updated worldwide glass market study 2024 available now for flat, container glass and tableware

We have updated our international studies on flat glass, container glass and tableware for 2024.

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.

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Contact Info

Address Glass Technology Services Ltd
9 Churchill Way
Chapeltown, Sheffield
S35 2PY
Country United Kingdom
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Products or Machinery

Analytical and Glass Technology

  • Composition Analysis;
  • Emission Factors;
  • Leechate, Durability, Pharmacopoeia Food Contact and Migration Analysis;
  • Colour Measurement, Comparison, UV Tranmission;
  • Density Measurement;
  • Refractive Index.

Environmental Services

  • MCerts Accredited Emissions Monitoring;
  • Calibration of Continuous Monitoring Systems;
  • Audit and Assessment;
  • Workplace Monitoring.

Innovation, Research and Development

  • Development of novel and specialist glass compositions;
  • Glass coatings;
  • Pilot melting trials;
  • Batch investigation;
  • Development and research into: furnace technology, melting, process development, coatings, composition, properties and novel applications of glass;

Melting and Property Measurement Services

  • Pilot melting trials;
  • Small scale melting;
  • Littleton Softening Point;
  • Refractory Corrosion and Stability;
  • Refractory Bubble/Seed Release;
  • Liquidus Temperature;
  • Temperature-Viscosity Relationship;
  • High Temperature Electrical Measurement;
  • Differential Thermal Analysis (DTA);
  • Thermal Expansion;

Product Performance, Mechanical and Quality Analysis

  • Quality Assessment;
  • Design Assessment and Critique;
  • Residual Strain;
  • Thermal Resistance;
  • Coatings;
  • Stability;
  • Vertical Load Resistance;
  • Thickness and Distribution;
  • Pressure Resistance;
  • Dimensional Examination;
  • Impact Testing;
  • Fitness-for-purpose assessment;
  • Tec-7 and Tec-9 Container Testing;
  • Flat Glass Safety Standards Testing;
  • Fragment and Foreign Body Analysis;
  • Failure Analysis;

Consultancy Services

  • Expert Witness Services;
  • Line Audits;
  • Product Design and Modelling;
  • Research and Development Projects