Fuyao Glass - P.R. China
- 600 mt/d melting furnace
- Complete project management from the design to the production assistance
- High quality Glass, thickness from 3 to 25 mm for achitectural and mirror glass
Fuyao Group Shuangliao Co. Ltd., one of the major glass producer in P.R. China, entrusted Fives with the construction of a new 600 mt/day float glass line. The scope covers the design, supply, supervision of erection and commissioning, the start-up and production assistance of the melting furnace, tin bath and annealing lehr.
The production was successfully started up in September 2005 and quickly reached high quality standards.
Key design features
- Large melting and refining surface
- Possibility to use either natural gas or heavy fuel oil for furnace heat energy
- First class refractory lining
- Up-to-date furnace design for easy operation and maintenance
- Working end design developed to reduce the return flow of glass and to improve the thermal homogeneity
- New design of the tin bath for a wide range of glass thicknesses
- Use of carbon barrier for thick glass product
- On floor type top rolls machine