Forglass holds a 100% safety record on major hot overcoating projects

Forglass holds a 100% safety record on major hot overcoating projects
Three major hot repairs of float furnaces for Saint Gobain Glass in Germany, England and Romania were recently completed by Forglass – a trusted partner offering complete solutions for the glass manufacturing industry.

Three major hot repairs of float furnaces for Saint Gobain Glass in Germany, England and Romania were recently completed by Forglass – a trusted partner offering complete solutions for the glass manufacturing industry.

For this job, Forglass deployed a full team of employees on site, including managers, supervisors and safety inspectors. The main task facing the Forglass team was an hot overcoating of the furnace Melting Tank, including Dog house, Tank sides, Exit wall and Waist. The preheated tiles were placed and the steel structure was adapted accordingly. In addition, some minor repairs were performed at the Melting End superstructure.

Following the completion at each of the three locations, Forglass received a letter from Saint- Gobain emphasizing the fact that all work was performed in a very safe manner, as a result of which there were no accidents nor injuries.