Glaston Receives Order in China for EUR 3.5
July 2 , 2009
Glaston in Tampere, Finland, announced it has secured an order
in China worth EUR 3.5 million (approximately $4.9 million USD)
for its Tamglass safety glass production lines. The products will
be delivered by the end of this year from Glaston's factory in Tianjin,
The order includes CHF horizontal continuous furnaces and ProE
CCS dual convection furnaces, both equipped with the company's glass
tempering technology. Glaston Tianjin is producing all of machines
"As a milestone of our order intake 2009, the order from a
leading Chinese glass processor operating in the glass and solar
industry echoes Glaston's successful strategy in China, i.e. technology
transfer and localization," says Frank Zhang, Glaston's general
manager in China and North Asia. "To integrate global technology
with local reach is more critical in current economic situation.
Our target is to provide customers with leading edge technology,
reliable quality, accountable service and acceptable prices."
Zhang adds, "We will continue to fully leverage global recourses
to drive on our China strategies. With increasing product portfolio
and a stronger local engineering team, we will be more confident
in and capable of offering more value-added products and services."
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