QMS – Quality Monitoring System

Ideal solution for online quality monitoring


Three reasons for choosing Quality Monitoring System (QMS)

1.

Improved glass quality and yield

2.

Highly-detailed production and quality monitoring

3.

Product identification and tracking

Captures and stores data


The role of measuring is increasingly important as new glass applications, such as safety glass or solar panels, are evolving. As glass becomes a more visible part of our environment, quality issues are growing in importance.

The Quality Monitoring System provides an ideal solution for online quality monitoring of tempered safety glass. It captures and stores process data in accordance with the Factory Production Control (FPC) standard EN 12150-2.  The required monitoring data can be printed in the form of a system report. When equipped with an infrared scanner it also captures and stores the actual glass output temperature.

References


Tristar Glass, Inc., U.S.A.

#Heating chamber replacement #ProL #Upgrades

“I was very impressed at how quickly we were able to install the new ProL-zone upgrade on our existing lamination line – only 3.5 days – and I’ve been equally impressed with the high-quality output,” says Rob Carlson, Mechanical Engineer at Tristar Glass, Inc.’s Tulsa, Oklahoma facility. “Glaston’s convection technology has exceeded every expectation. The system really does work as well as they said it would – maybe even better!”

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Super Sealed Units, UK

#RHC #Upgrades

“With growing demands in our market, we needed to bring our older Glaston furnace up to modern standards. Thanks to the installation done over Christmas break, we were able to save time – to get up and running quickly at the start of the year,” says Sanjay Meghani, Director, at Super Sealed Units Ltd in Dunstable, UK. “Today, we are able to temper higher performance glass, achieve flatter results and utilize the full furnace bed for greater volumes.”

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Independent Glass, UK

#Heating chamber replacement #ProL #Upgrades

“Integration is always the biggest risk when combining sections from two different manufacturers,” says Andrew Smith, Group Manufacturing Manager at Independent Glass. Speaking about his company’s recent upgrade, he continues: “The entire upgrade project with Glaston’s ProL-zone went very smoothly. We’ve now been able to increase our laminating capacity, run the line with flexibility and ease – and lower our energy consumption.”

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