Glaston Group has closed a deal for a FC Series tempering line with Dutch company Steinfort Glas. The order that was received in early February 2020 and is booked in Glaston’s Q1/2020 order book. The line will be delivered during the last quarter of 2020.

Equipped with the Chinook heating system, Vortex pro convection technology and Insight Assistant Pro, which automatically adjusts furnace settings based on the measured glass size and loading pattern information, the solution helps the customer handle all product segments efficiently, according to the company.

“The FC Series is the choice for glass processors looking for top quality at high production rates. By increasing the level of automation, efficiency of operations can be further increased. In this specific project, the degree of automation will be further increased, further improving the loading rate, average quality and yield of the line,” says Juha Liettyä, senior vice president of Glaston Heat Treatment Technologies.

“Steinfort Glas aims to stand out in its logistic and technical performance towards its customers. For that we need a reliable and state of the art tempering line with the highest level of automation. We believe that our cooperation with Glaston, being the technology leader in this field, will provide us with the best solution for that,” adds Jan Anjema, director at Steinfort Glas.