Hindusthan National Glass & Industries Ltd, the flagship company of HNG Group, on Wednesday inaugurated its new facility.

According to a company statement, the facility has one of the world’s largest container glass furnaces with a capacity of 650 tonnes per day.

Situated at Nashik in Maharashtra, the facility has six production lines with technology to produce glass in the container furnace.

The Chairman, Mr C.K. Somany, Managing Director and Vice-Chairman, Mr Mukul Somany, and Mr Pratip Choudhury, Chairman of State Bank of India, were present on the occasion.

Companies like HORN Glass, SORG GmbH, Zippe, Emhart, Mysac and Sipac among others have been selected for supply of equipment and technology for this furnace.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Mukul Somany, said, “Our zeal for the container glass industry is visible with the implementation of latest technological innovations in our production process at regular intervals. We are here to set the benchmark for the industry by supplying products of international standards.”

(This copy has been edited for factual error.)

(This article was published on June 27, 2012)
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