Corporate Information - Pilkington

Corporate Information NSG Group manufactures and sells glass in the UK & Ireland under the Pilkington brand name. For more information about the NSG Group visit . For NSG Group Global addresses click here.. For Press and Media Relations click here.

Made in Britain: Two More Pilkington Products Manufactured ...

The company has started producing Pilkington Suncool™ 60/31 from its St Helens manufacturing base to serve UK demand for solar control glazing.The product allows 60 per cent light transmittance but only 31 per cent of the sun’s energy in, so windows deliver a bright clear view but reduce excessive heat build-up.

The Story of Pilkington UK

The company was established with the technical knowledge and ability of J. W. Bell plus capital from three of the most influential local families: the Bromilows, the Greenalls and the Pilkingtons. In 1827 production started at Grove Street, St. Helens. The former Pilkington UK Headquarters can still be seen at this location.

Architectural glass production powered by hydrogen in ...

The switch means that the float glass furnace – which accounts for the majority of the company’s overall carbon emissions – would be able to run with hugely lower emissions. The aim of the trial was to demonstrate that the furnace, in which the raw ingredients of the glass are heated to around 1,600 degrees centigrade, could run safely at full production without impacting product quality ...

Pilkington in the UK

Pilkington, which was acquired by NSG Group in 2006, invented the Float Process, by which most of the world’s high quality glass is made. The Pilkington brand is synonymous with technical excellence and service in the glass industry.

UK Sites - Pilkington

L40 5UFRegistered in England Company Number: 2803344 VAT No: GB 151 6225 91 Heathrow - Pilkington Automotive Limited Unit 7 Waterway Park, Rigby Lane, Hayes, Middlesex. UB3 1EY Tel:+44 0844 8000354 Manchester - Pilkington Automotive Limited Units 4 & 5 Wharfside Bus Park, Wharf Road, Irlam, Manchester. M44 5PN Tel:+44 0844 8000348 Registered Office: European Technical Centre, Hall Lane, Lathom ...

The fading issue: why sunlight exposure damages ...

As glass becomes more prolific in the built environment, Phil Brown, European regulatory marketing manager at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, discusses how sunlight exposure can cause the colours of fabrics, paints and other materials to fade over time – and outlines what measures glaziers can take to help prevent it.

Inside the Pilkington testing facility at our R&D Centre ...

NSG Group, the parent company of Pilkington, has R&D facilities around the world including in Germany, the US, Japan and the UK. Among these state-of-the art facilities is the European Technical Centre in Lathom, Lancashire, which sits at the heart of our testing and rigour processes and our mission to deliver glass that customers can truly trust. What we do at Lathom. The European Technical ...

Energy Surcharge

Pilkington UK are facing exceptional cost pressures in many areas impacting materials, manufacturing and logistics. Energy (Gas and Electricity), plus Carbon allowances, will add many millions of pounds of additional costs to the business throughout this year.

Job Opportunities UK - Pilkington

Job Opportunities UK If you are interested in working for Pilkington - the world's leading supplier of glass and glazing systems to the building and automotive sectors – this is the place to start.

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