About us

HORN is a leading international supplier of high quality glass melting solutions and services.

With its subsidiary companies in Czech Republic, Croatia, Ukraine, India, Malaysia and China HORN match the glass industry requirement for local and fast activities.

As a competent and flexible partner, HORN constantly strives to deliver the best product in terms of price and quality in order to allow its customers to benefit froman improved glass production process.

With more than 125 Years’ experience in glass melting HORN has a wide range of experience in the design, manufacture and supply of different furnace types for production of lighting ware, tableware, containers, cast glass, float glass, solar glass and technical glassware.

Moreover HORN can cover with its service people the full requirements of the glass industry.

A wide range of experts are available to install and commission all melting tanks worldwide.

Products and services

Glass melting tanks Forehearths / Distributors combustion equipment electric control equipment Media equipment Batch Chargers services / project management Engineering of Glass melting tanks

HORN Glass Industries AG
Bergstr. 2
95703 Plößberg

Phone: +49 9636 92040
Fax: +49 9636 920410
Internet: www.hornglass.com
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News & Innovations

New Project in Chile for Technology Company HORN Glass Industries AG

Cristalerias Toro SpA is a Chilean family business with more than 60 years of experience in the manufacture and marketing of glass containers. The company supplies container glass in various areas of the food industry and other products.

Due to steady growth, the company will build a complete new production line in the metropolitan area of Santiago de Chile. HORN supplies the glass melting furnace, which will produce 300 tons/day on 3 Forehearth.

HORN's scope of supply includes the planning and delivery of the refractory materials as well as the complete equipment for heating, measuring and control, boosting, the batch charger for the furnace, distributer and Forehearth. It is also noteworthy that the Forehearth is delivered with an automatic cooling flap control, which makes it possible to set the temperature profile in the Forehearth automatically after a set point specification of the gob temperature.
The entire construction and commissioning will be supervised and managed by HORN.

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