Bovone: mirror silvering lines

Manufacturer of straight bevelling and edging machines Bovone, based in the area of Alessandria, northern Italy, has also been manufacturing mirror silvering lines for 30 years. The company“s mirror …

Manufacturer of straight bevelling and edging machines Bovone, based in the area of Alessandria, northern Italy, has also been manufacturing mirror silvering lines for 30 years. The company“s mirror lines are installed all over the world. Recently, Bovone received an order for a mirror line from Saint-Gobain Glass India (SGGI). The line is to be installed in the new factory at Chennai, where SGGI has set up a state-of-the-art float glass facility. With this order, Bovone will supply SGGI with a mirror silvering line using the latest copper-free technology able, the company claims, to make high quality mirrors. The line, scheduled to be installed in the second half of 2002, will be able to manufacture 3,800,000 sq. m. of mirrors per year. In addition to the above, Bovone has received further orders, including a mirror silvering line for Southern Float Glass Shenhzen China, also due to go on line in the second half of 2002. Bovone will be moving to new 12,000 sq.m. premises in August 2002. The premises, which are double the size of the current facility, is situated in the area of Alessandria.