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GETTING VIDRIO FORMAS ALL FIRED UP FOR THE FUTURE
SORG Group recently carried out a greenfield project in Mexico on behalf of Vidrio Formas, a family-owned manufacturer of glass containers for the domestic and international liquor, food, industrial, paint, cosmetic and pharmaceutical markets.
Building through a global crisis safely with SORG
The SORG Group was given the responsibility of planning, delivering, constructing and commissioning the first glass melting system of the Wiegand-Glas plant in Schleusingen, Germany. However, what made it even more challenging was the fact that this major project had to be carried out and completed in the middle of the global COVID-19 pandemic...
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THE BEST THINGS COME IN THREES - A third successful order for SORG in Italy
The world-renowned pioneer in glass melting and conditioning successfully rebuilt a furnace at Vetri Speciali’s Ormelle plant, followed by a second project to address issues with defective bottles at their San Vito plant in 2019, where SORG had to reduce stones and inclusions in the glass.
Following the successful rebuild of these two furnaces, the SORG Group has been commissioned for its third project with the glass container manufacturer.
SORG on Tour in India - Mascot Company Anniversary and Glasspex India
In addition to Mascot's fiftieth anniversary, SORG also attended Glasspex India 2019 in Mumbai. There we were able to cultivate existing contacts and have intensive discussions with potential customers. We also had the opportunity to give a talk on our innovative forehearth systems at the "Glass Industry 4.0 - 13th International Conference".
Heinz Glas Dzialdowo starts operation of new regenerative end-fired furnace
The company Heinz Glas Dzialdowo sp. Z o.o manufactures high-quality cosmetic bottles. Through extensive investments in all areas, the plant was repositioned to meet future requirements. The old recuperative melting plant with a melting capacity of 70 tpd – energetically, environmentally and in terms of efficiency no longer meeting the necessary standard – was replaced by a state-of-the-art SORG® end-fired furnace with a melting capacity of 150 tpd (with use of electricity expandable up to 180 tpd).
Siam Glass Ayutthaya inaugurates new production line
In the middle of August this year, the inauguration ceremony for the new SORG end-fired furnace was finally held at SIAM GLASS Ayutthaya. The SGA 2 furnace with a melting rate of 310 t/d was heated up in the presence of the senior management of the OSOTSPA Group.