Case Studies

Glass ManufacturePilkington1

C-Born Software has been a key partner in glass manufacture, designing software to support the industry in the manufacture of windscreens for vehicles, as well as design, letting and managing of tenders and contracts.

Projects include:

      • Glass unloader
      • UV curer, consisting of conveyors, fans and high power UV lamps for curing printed glass
      • Glass sequencer for Roller Hearth requiring precision timing and positioning of glass loading in preparation for glass bending
      • Using various PLC based machines and flow lines, including:
        • Long and short edge seamers
        • Drilling machines
        • Printing machines
        • Loaders
        • Unloaders
        • Cutters
        • Nip rollers
        • Various conveyer systems using VSD drives and sensors
        • Shuttles
        • UV cuing machines
        • Interlayer stretchers
        • Mirror button welders
        • NC cutters
        • Autoclaves

Various PLCs were used including Klockner Moeller, Mitsubishi and Landis & Gyr.