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Glassworks Hounsell Ltd.

Park Lane, Halesowen, B63 2 QS West Midlands
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Telephone +44 1384 560666
Fax +44 1384 561363



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Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Glass production/Production Technology
  • 01.04  Glass melting technology
  • 01.04.01  Batch charging technology

Our products

Product category: Batch charging technology

Oscillating Charger (OBC)

ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE WORLDWIDE Optimal batch coverage, efficiency and safety. The Oscillating Batch Charger (OBC) is suitable for all furnace types and sizes. At Glassworks, we offer 6 standard sizes which you can customise for your furnace. Furthermore, we also offer non-standard sizes. Here at Glassworks, we were the first providers to apply OBC onto an end fire furnace. Additionally, we carry over 50 years of industry experience under our belt. Also, we have supplied more than 1150 units worldwide. We have served many customers with a variety of designs tailored to their needs. Our work ranges from budget or drive systems to interfacing technology. As precision engineers, we can flexibly adapt our designs to improve efficiency and return on investment (ROI) for you. You can rest assured that we will provide the ideal batch charging solution for you. At Glassworks, we are a dynamic provider. We are dedicated to improving profitability and productivity for our customers. CORE VALUES ALIGNED WITH MODERN FLEXIBILITY

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Product category: Batch charging technology

Pusher Type Charger (PTC)

ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE WORLDWIDE Only suitable on open doghouses this basic and rugged charger is used on furnaces of varying sizes. However the open doghouses can not be selaed and as such heat loss, health and safety and thermal efficiency are issues. With these now as far serious considerations this type of charger is much less prevalent. Glassworks manufactures bespoke units to customer requests. Furthermore we also offer technical expertise and consultancy to allow the retrofitting of more modern equipment onto existing customer doghouses.

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Product category: Batch charging technology

Letterbox Charger (LBC)

ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE WORLDWIDE Each Glassworks Letter Box Charger is manufactured to your specific requirements – whether mechanical or electrical – to the highest quality and ISO9001:2008 Standards. Suitable for all furnace sizes with a closed doghouse - we offer a number of customisations to suit your budget and requirement.

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About us

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Based in the heartland of Britain’s industrial heritage we offer engineering excellence borne from our long history of manufacturing and evolving capabilities. We are a family owned business that has a tradition that dates back to our foundation in 1877 and we adhere to core values that have stood the test of time. How well our glass manufacturing products work and how long they last drive our commitment to quality. It’s about delivering value for money and on our promises into more than 50 countries world-wide.

We know how important reputation is. We make new, we make spares, we refurbish and we advise