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St. Helens – The Home of Glass Innovation

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Company; Tweets by PilkingtonUK. Pilkington 𝗔𝘃𝗶𝗦𝗮𝗳𝗲™ ‒ Glass designed to protect birds Pilkington AviSafe™ is a product with a patterned ultraviolet enhanced... NSG Group Safety Day 2021 Safety and Health are always our top priority in NSG Group. On Safety... Invisible power delivery through glass P-Tap ® by Cohda Design is a transparent lamination of conductive ...

Pilkington in the UK

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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.

From a family company in 1826 to a world leader in glass

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From that moment, the company continued to grow and became a private company in 1894, remaining so until 1970 when its shares were listed on the London Stock Exchange. Pilkington was de-listed from the London Stock Exchange in June 2006 when it was acquired by the NSG Group of Japan. The name Pilkington was retained as a brand for the Group’s building and automotive products. Pilkington ...

Enhancing our expertise through collaboration

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I then actually left the company and returned 20 years later taking up a position with the Off-Line coating team, and was seconded to work / study at the University of Liverpool undertaking a 3 years research programme, completing a PhD in 2006. My PhD focussed on high resolution microscopy of sputtered metal / metal oxide interfaces. I then had the option to return to work back in the thin ...

The Story of Pilkington UK

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The company was founded by John William Bell and five other local men in 1826 under the name St. Helens Crown Glass Company. In the early seventeenth century the introduction of coal-fired furnaces in glass-making had caused most glass-production to be in the North East of England where most of the coal mines were located.

Glass giant makes double appointment to enhance product ...

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The pair bring with them a combined 25 years’ experience working across Pilkington UK’s Architectural Glass business and the wider NSG Group, and will help the company to deliver further value for its customers. They will be based at the NSG Group’s European Technical Centre in Lathom, Lancashire.

Supplier Finder - Pilkington

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Pilkington United Kingdom Limited invests £3 million in ...

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The company has developed, designed and manufactured structural glazing systems and products in the UK for more than 60 years, serving both domestic clients and a growing number of export customers across the globe. Phil Savage, head of sales – UK processing at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, said: “We’re at the forefront of providing innovative products into the commercial ...

A Transatlantic collaboration built on expertise and ...

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As the largest supplier to W&W Glass, Pilkington has worked closely with the company on a wide range of groundbreaking projects. Here Jeff Haber, Managing Partner at W&W Glass, explains how expertise sits at the heart of this thriving partnership. Q. How did the partnership between W&W Glass and Pilkington come about? They called us one day out of the blue and it all sprung from there ...

Structural Glazing - Pilkington

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Overview Pilkington Planar™ systems remain the world’s market leader for structural glazing systems.With its unrivalled stability and safety, this innovative product allows architects to build entire structures out of glass, allowing architects design flexibility to create bright and highly attractive working environments, with more light and a greater feeling of space.