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Allied Glass, Ardagh and Beatson Clark to exhibit at drinktec 2017

This year, drinktec – the world´s largest trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry is expected to attract 70,000 trade visitors from all over the world.

15 Aug 2017


Pilkington advanced glazing helps create a luxury spa for all seasons

The new spa complex at Rudding Park hotel features Pilkington Suncool™ 66/33 high performance solar control glass in their sauna. 

15 Aug 2017


Pilkington fire-resistant glass fuels N&C investment

Demand for Pilkington’s fire-resistant glass has grown so much that Nicholls & Clarke Glass (N&C), the UK’s largest independent supplier of glass and glazing products, has invested more than £250,000 in new manufacturing equipment.

5 Aug 2017


Chinese delegation visit Viridor’s Newhouse glass recycling centre

Viridor has hosted a visit from a high-level Chinese delegation at its £25m Newhouse glass recycling centre in Scotland – one of Europe’s most advanced facilities.

3 Aug 2017


New British Glass member, AMETEK Land celebrates 70 years at the forefront of technology

AMETEK Land, a new British Glass member and recent winner of the Innovative Solution Glass Focus 2017 award, are celebrating 70 years in the industry. 

27 Jul 2017


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Many glass making terms have entered the language: 'Shut yer gob': a molten lump of glass is called a 'gob' to which the glass blower attached a tube to blow the glass into shape. The blower had to blow hard which made his cheeks very large. Today someone with a big mouth is told they have a big gob.


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