Articles from April 2020

NSG nearing completion of $260+M facility

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The Toledo Business Journal writes about the completion of the NSG plant in Luckey in their October 2020 issue of their Lake Erie West Manufacturing $ Construction News.

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Flexible All-Electric Furnace Design

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In the September/October issue of Glass Worldwide, Brian Naveken emphasises the importance of bottom electrodes in the design of all-electric melting systems.

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Design-Build, A Better Way – Part 2

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In the last issue of Glass 5.0, “Design-Build, A Better Way – Part 1”, the merits of design-build versus design-bid-build project delivery methods were discussed; particularly as they pertain to large capital projects, typical in the glass industry, that involve budgets ...

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Modeling and Simulation

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“Our plant will be the first to try a new process that reduces emissions, lowers operating costs, and extends furnace life without sacrificing glass quality!”

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Proper Cullet Handling

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The TECO Group continues to be a standard bearer in the development, construction, and implementation of highly sustainable glass plants and glass manufacturing processes.

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TECO's CLEARbatch is Another Example of Total Value Engineering and Continuous Improvement

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In the July/Aug issue of Glass International, Brian Naveken, of the TECO Group, describes a compact style of batch plant which delivers optimized batch and are an excellent example of how successful glass producers are rediscovering value by focusing on Total Cost of Ownership.

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Tecoglas Appoints Ondrej Bunda as New Project Manager

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Tecoglas, a member of The TECO Group of Companies, is pleased to announce that Ondrej Bunda has been appointed Project Manager following the retirement of Ondrej’s predecessor Garry Fisher.

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TECO Group Featured in Glass International - May 2020 Edition

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Mike Davies reports that the latest flat bottom furnace design from the TECO Group brings energy and emissions benefits to the container glass industry.

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Introduction to Glass 5.0

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Cost. Many times, cost is the driving variable in how we in the glass industry approach projects and initiatives.

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Cullet – Another Step Towards Glass Sustainability

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There has been much written and said about glass being infinitely recyclable and yet, in the USA, the national container-recycling rate is less than 40%.

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