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Glass Industry, Batch Handling Systems

From concept to completion Robson Handling Technology provides all types of equipment for handling glass batch and cullet.

Batch Plants: Robson Handling Technology have extensive experience of working on batch plants producing the highest quality of batch requirements by utilising the latest technology to provide accurate weighing, dosing and mixing systems.

Batch Distribution: To complement the batch plant Robson Handling Technology provides all the necessary equipment to transfer the mixed batch to the furnace. From the design of semi-manual systems for small capacity plants up to fully automated systems feeding furnaces with capacity of up to 900 tons per day. Each receiving a different mix of batch and cullet.

Environment and Safety: 'Green' issues, legal requirements and the demands of the industry itself are a growing challenge. Robson Handling Technology applies its engineering skills to the design of Cullet recycling systems, dust extraction equipment and low noise level controlled venting systems that provide safer environments. Additionally, we design and build systems to collect, process and return highly abrasive materials such as reject glass, containers or plate glass to the furnace for re-melting.

Robson's range of bulk material conveyors are suited to the industry. Strong robust designs, coupled with a vast industry and engineering experience, ensure the customer is provided with the best solution possible for the application.

Dust control is a modern workplace consideration, with legislation and health and safety at the forefront. Robson incorporate dust control measure in to the design when required, ensuring a clean safe working environment.

Measures include;

  • Dust Curtains
  • Extraction points
  • Reverse Jet Extraction