Grenzebach-SORG Engineering announces new Managing Director

Grenzebach-SORG Engineering (GSE), a partnership between Grenzebach and SORG, two family-run glass industry pioneers, announces that Robert Homer is taking over as Managing Director. With Robert Homer, GSE welcomes an experienced glass professional who is well-versed in implementing float and solar glass projects. With this appointment, GSE will strengthen its engineering and project management capabilities.

“I’m looking forward to being a big part of GSE’s journey.  With our portfolio of products and services, I am dedicated to developing new synergies for our customers with a one-stop solution, says Robert Homer, new Managing Director at GSE.

Robert Homer is a familiar figure in the glass industry having spent more than 20 years in the business. Having worked for several well-known glass manufacturers throughout his career, Robert has acquired significant Project Engineering experience and has overseen major international projects. This included successfully delivering new float and solar manufacturing facilities across Europe, Asia, India and North and South America.

In August 2022, Robert joined Grenzebach as Business Development Manager. Effective January 1st, 2024, he is also taking over as Managing Director of GSE.

“Coming together with one vision, we proactively lead our holistic approach further. And I’m delighted to have such an experienced project manager on board. Also, I would like to thank Dennis Schattauer for his engagement”, says Ralf Czeschka, Managing Director at GSE.

Robert Homer steps up as new Managing Director of GSE, to succeed Dennis Schattauer, who is taking over an important position at Grenzebach BSH.

Outgoing MD Dennis Schattauer moves on to a new position at Grenzebach in Bad Hersfeld. “I´m happy to hand over GSE in a stronger position to develop further our customers’ expectations of this exciting joint venture”, mentions Dennis Schattauer Sales Director of Grenzebach Building Materials.


About Grenzebach Sorg Engineering

The GS Engineering (GSE) brings together the specialist strengths of Nikolaus Sorg and Grenzebach. Within this, joined forces behind GSE guide customers throughout the entire journey of a one-stop glass production solution. GS Engineering offers a wide range of engineering and project management services to glass manufacturers. Combining over 200 years of experience in automation and advanced melting and conditioning technologies, this unique collaboration offers customers the best of both.