GPM : Used Equipment, Machinery and Project Management for the Glass Industry

  



Experiences in consulting and engineering

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2014/2015 - France : New glass plant (pharma-borosilicate)

Consultancy (batch house, electric melter, oxygas melter, filter)

2012/2013 - Belgium: Existing tableware glass plant – complete upgrade & modernization

Project management for a new furnace (140tpd), including field supervision

2011 - Belgium: Existing tableware glass plant - Furnace audit

Audit of 2 furnaces and repair proposals

2010 - Libanon: New container glass plant

Feasibility study for the setup of a glass processing facility

2009 - Germany: Existing container glass plant

New layout for production and batch house

2009 - Germany: New container glass plant

Basic engineering for the production layout and the buildings for a new glass plant (Green field)

2009 - Middle East: Production consulting

Procedure and documents for production follow-up (from batch to packing)

2008 - Germany: Extension of existing glass plant

Complete engineering for the extension of an existing glass plant (bottle production) – from batch house to packing…

2008 : Upgrading of glass recycling plant

Upgrading and maintenance program for an existing recycling plant

2008 - Middle East: New glass plant

Feasibility study of a new glass plant in Middle East

2007/2008 - Cairo, Egypt

Basic engineering for the production layout and the buildings for a new tableware glass plant. Detailed engineering for the pipe-work and the utilities

2007 - Belgium: Plant

Complete audit of an existing glass plant before take over by new owner

2007 - France: Upgrading production lines

Complete engineering, project management and site supervision in an existing glass plant (from a worldwide known group) with replacement of complete production lines, including:
- general layout drawings hot end and cold end
- detail engineering for IS machines support and platforms at all levels
- engineering for an overhead crane to install above IS machines in production
- cooling duct design for 8, 10 and 16 section machines
- hot cullet collecting with automatic emergency systems and direct recycling
- basement reorganization (improvement of circulation and safety)
- heavy safety procedures

2007 - Morocco: Pre-project for extension of existing glass plant

Complete feasability study including:
- general layout showing all needed equipment from batch house to packing
- optimization of flows (production, goods and people)
- proposals for new buildings and new auxiliary equipment

2007 - Belgium: Recycling plant

Again… extension of a glass recycling plant (for flat glass recycling)

2006 - Belgium: Decoration plant

Layout for a complete new glass decoration plant (serigraphy of tableware)

2006 - Belgium: Furnace rebuild

cliquez pour aggrandirComplete project management of a 240 tpd furnace rebuild, including field supervision (6 weeks from glass to glass)


2005 - Belgium: Recycling plant

cliquez pour aggrandirExtension of an existing glass recycling plant


2005 - Middle East: Feasibility study for a new glass plant

Feasibility study for the erection of a new glass plant

2005 - Belgium: Furnace Audit for tableware plant

Audit and advises in a tableware plant for a furnace rebuild

2005 - Moscow: Glass plant consulting

Consulting for the erection of a new plant for bottle production

2004 - Belgium: Furnace audit

complete furnace audit and proposals for repairs

2004 - Romania: New small glass plant

supply, erection and start-up of a new glass plant (500 Kg/day) with used and overhauled equipment

2004 - Germany: Existing glass plant

new layout for production and batch house extension

2004 - China: New glass plant

basic layout for feasibility study

2004 - Belgium: Refractory supplier

3D model of a glass furnace for a catalog

2004 - Belgium: Tableware

3D design of new glasses for a catalog

2002/2003 - Antwerp, Belgium

Study, construction and start-up for a glass recycling plant for float glass (10Ton/hour).

2002 - Tunisia: Batch house (as subcontractor)

Construction and layout drawings for a new batch house for container glass.

2002 - Korea: Batch house(as subcontractor)

Construction and layout drawings and stability calculations for a new batch house for container glass.

2001 - Belgium: Bottle design

3D-design of special shape beer glass for a brewery.

2001 - France: Bottle design

3D-design of big perfume bottle (Guerlain - Shalimar).

2001 - Russia: Batch silo (as subcontractor)

Construction drawings and stability calculations for a batch silo in an existing building.

2001 - Egypt: GCC

cliquez pour aggrandirBasic engineering for the production layout and the buildings for a new glass plant. Detailed engineering for the pipe-work, electricity supply and distribution, and the utilities.


2001 - Moscow

Consultancy job for a furnace rebuild

2000 - Belgium: La Manufacture du Verre

Study and rebuild of a furnace 300Ton/day. Very low budget and very short time schedule.

1998/1999 - Ghlin, Belgium

Restructuration of an existing glass plant, under receivership. Management by objectives. Optimization of labor forces, organization and communication. Business plan and preparation for a new restart after bankruptcy.

1998 - Ghlin, Belgium

Basic design of a new furnace 300Ton/day with oxy-burners.

1996 - Ghlin, Belgium

Study and rebuild of a furnace 180Ton/day, end fired, and the production lines with 4 IS-machines, lehrs, cold-end, packing.

1995 - Jumet, Belgium

Rebuild of a furnace 230Ton/day, cross fired, and the production lines with 4 IS-machines (6 and 3 x 10 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing. New batch house with recuperation of existing storage silos.

1993 - Mol, Belgium

Study and construction of a full-automatic recycling plant for bottles and jars, 35Ton/hour.

1992 - Mol, Belgium

cliquez pour aggrandirNew factory with construction of a new furnace 320Ton/day, end fired, and the production lines with 3 IS-machines (3 x 12 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing and shrinking. New buildings for the complete production lines, including offices, workshops, warehouses and social building.


1991 - Courcelles, Belgium

Study of a complete new modern glass plant on a green field, with 2 end fired furnaces 400Ton/day.

1990 - Ghlin, Belgium

Basic design and rebuild of a furnace 300Ton/day, end fired, and the production lines with 4 IS-machines (6, 8, 10 and 12 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing. New glass recuperation system for cold and hot glass.

1990 - Mol, Belgium

Partial turn-key job. New installation in existing plant of a furnace 150Ton/day, end fired, and the production lines with 2 IS-machines (2 x 8 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing. New furnace and hot-end building.

1989 - Mol, Belgium

Study and rebuild of a furnace 120Ton/day, end fired, including the production lines with 2 IS-machines (6 and 10 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing. The furnace was a new design made by the GPM-team. New furnace and hot-end building.

1987 - Ghlin, Belgium

Study and construction of a new furnace 180 Ton/day, end fired, and 3 production lines with IS-machines, lehrs, cold-end, packing

1986 - Jumet, Belgium

Rebuild of an existing furnace 190Ton/day, cross fired, and the production lines with 3 IS-machines (3 x 8 sections), lehrs, cold-end, packing