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New Furnaces Could be the Start of Something Big for Press Glass

The first half of 2022 brought some big changes for Press Glass’ U.S. operations, based in Ridgeway, Va. Gregg Vanier, director of operations, started less than a month ago but is already thinking about major plans for the company. Two … Continue reading

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Guardian Glass to Add Jumbo Laminated Glass Production Line at Ryazan, Russia Plant

Guardian Glass is adding a new jumbo laminated glass production line at its Ryazan, Russia, plant. The manufacturer, with 26 float lines worldwide, said that the new facility is meant to support the demand for laminated glass in Russia and … Continue reading

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Vitro Board of Directors Approves Construction of New Float Furnace at Vitro’s Garcia Plant

Vitro announced that its board of directors has approved the construction of a third float furnace at the company’s García plant near Monterrey, Mexico. The approximately $120 million investment will allow the company to meet the growing market demand in … Continue reading

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Market Growth Drives Cardinal Glass to Expand in Oklahoma

Cardinal Glass Industries, the Eden Prairie, Minn.-based glass company that operates float glass and fabrication facilities around the country, is expanding in Oklahoma. Its Durant, Okla., float glass location is undergoing an expansion that includes the installation of a new … Continue reading

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Viracon Announces Price Increase

Owatonna, Minn.-based Viracon notified customers of a price increase on quote requests received on or after May 12, 2021. According to the announcement, the price increase does not affect the company’s current energy surcharge structure, which will continue to be … Continue reading

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