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Industry Trends - Pilkington

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Industry Trends As the industry responds to customer demand for style variants and niche models, with shorter development times, Pilkington Automotive helps customers engineer value into vehicle glazing - cutting costs in parallel with product enhancement. Shortening development time. Pressure for differentiation and the need to develop new models quickly have considerably shortened ...

Tackling the World’s Biggest Challenges Through Innovation

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At Pilkington we don’t just make glass – we solve challenges by continually responding to customer needs and to the ever-changing world in which we live.

Construction forecasts for the next few years

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Recently the Construction Products Association (CPA) unveiled their construction industry forecasts for 2016 – 2019. The CPA acts as a single voice to promote and campaign for the construction product manufacturers and suppliers in support of this major UK industry. Construction forecasts have been revised down from 3.8% to 3.6% due to the fact that the economic growth is expected to be ...

Manufacturing - Pilkington

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The Group has 25 float lines of its own, each of which can manufacture over 60,000 square metres of flat glass every day. Downstream from float manufacture are processing operations that produce coated, toughened and laminated products for the building industry and high quality, added value glass products for the automotive industry.

Pilkington in the UK

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Pilkington Automotive Limited offers specific glass technology for the automotive industry. We have three Automotive facilities in the UK, sub-divided into two major units supplying glass solutions for original equipment and replacement glass. The Automotive Original Equipment site is located in Kings Norton, in the West Midlands. We also have ...

Job Opportunities UK - Pilkington

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Founded in 1826 and a member of the NSG group from June 2006, Pilkington is a leader in the global Flat Glass industry. Job Vacancies. We have the following vacancies: HR Officer, Lathom - a vacancy has a arisen for a HR Officer. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from our experienced HR Team and develop your general HR knowledge.

A glass and glazing safety standard is changing, but what ...

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The revision of this part could entail significant changes for the industry, largely because of the fundamental role it plays in protecting health and safety. [suggest box out list] BS 6262 consists of the following parts: • Part 1: General methodology for the selection of glazing; • Part 2: Code of practice for energy, light and sound; • Part 3: Code of practice for fire, security and ...

Insights - Pilkington

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Nearly one in five respondents now adopt BIM on every project, the latest industry survey has found. Tags: Industry, Issues And Policy, Architect. Read More. News Item. The sound of breaking glass. 18 May 2018. Pop pickers of a certain age may recall it as part of the title of a Nick Lowe song, but the sound of breaking glass can also play a role in determining the cause of glass breakage ...

Automotive Overview - Pilkington

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Vehicle build shows long-term industry growth to be around 2.1 per cent a year on average. But for glazing this is only part of the story - other demand drivers play an important part, both in terms of volume, and importantly, value.

Pilkington Automotive UK Wholesale

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We have established a team with a wealth of both knowledge and experience from within the industry, who know just what you want. We should do, we've done it for a long time and have learnt well along the way. Contact us. Branch Contact Details: Avonmouth Tel: 0844 800 0352 or 01527 505 824 Fax: 0117 982 7462 . Crawley Tel: 01527 505830 Fax: 01293 513729. Glasgow Tel: 0844 800 0350 or 01527 505 ...