Fives Stein supplies complete tin bath in Italy

Fives Stein Belgium SA, the Belgian subsidiary of Fives Stein, recently signed a new contract with Italian glassmaker Sangalli Group. This contract, which includes the design, supply and commissioning…

Fives Stein Belgium SA, the Belgian subsidiary of Fives Stein, recently signed a new contract with Italian glassmaker Sangalli Group. This contract, which includes the design, supply and commissioning of a complete tin bath, is the continuation of a long cooperation between the two companies. In fact, Sangalli had already entrusted Fives Stein Belgium SA with the design and commissioning of a complete tin bath dedicated to its first float glass production line located in Manfredonia, southern Italy, in 2000. The second float glass line of the Italian group, with daily production capacity of 650 tons, will be installed in the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region, with start-up scheduled for the beginning of 2011. The Fives Stein trade name covers several companies with a proven expertise and advanced technologies for steel and glass. More than 90 float glass plants operate worldwide using Fives Stein Belgium equipment.