The leading optical quality control scanning specialist appraised other agents in the UK in relation to representation however it was felt that the knowledge and consummate professionalism for which The Glass Machinery Company team is recognized surpassed other companies. The new appointment which took effect at the beginning of January 2012, comes at a time of growth for the Darmstadt based company which maintains a progressive position regarding product development, market trends and customer requirements.
The extensive industry experience of The Glass Machinery Company, along with its commitment to guarantee customer satisfaction ensured success regarding UK distribution rights. Viprotron has established a world renowned reputation for integrating quality scanning products in glass processing lines, providing the utmost in quality control. The company is associated with some of the leading glass machinery providers globally having installed various types of scanning equipment across the world. Scanner technology has found its way into many modern processing facilities today. Viprotron already has a vast number of quality scanners in operation in the insulation glass industry. The use of these devices has provided a quality system that gives visual guidelines during production, and helped to achieve viable cost savings and a great reduction in customer complaints.
As the list of challenges in glass production continues, the well-engineered products from Viprotron reduce quality issues along the production line process. The introduction of many innovative ideas having firmly placed the company as both a market and technological leader. Senior management at Viprotron commented, “We are committed to delivering only the best quality control products to ensure customers gain significant advantages in relation to production methods and output. The Glass Machinery Company’s appointment is key to further improving our corporate profiling strategy by helping to further establish the Viprotron range across the UK market.” From Darmstadt, Viprotron develops and produces the control systems, providing an innovative range of image processing solutions that can be integrated into highly sophisticated IG technology. With over 20 years industry experience, the company has established itself on the international market as a reliable supplier providing comprehensive, industry-specific experience to the glass processing sector.
The various Quality Scanner products offer specially adapted inspection systems for a wide variety of flat glass processing arenas. These systems accommodate the specific requirements of the respective process as well as the general operational method of the relevant production system. Viprotron Quality Scanner technology has been successfully implemented within flat glass processing and finishing areas including, insulated, tempered, glass processing, laminated glass and solar glass production. Phil Birchall, Managing Director, The Glass Machinery Company comments: “To be able to offer improved quality with less rejects and the ability to optimize production methods is a huge advantage during challenging times. Having Viprotron as part of our product range will help our customers to improve efficiency and profit margins. This places us in a very positive market position as the industry looks to find cost competitive ways to face a challenging economy” For more information on the Viprotron range of products please visit The Glass Machinery website www.theglassmachinerycompany.co.uk or call 01630 638555.