HORN Glass Industries AG – Innovation engineered in Germany

HORN Glass Industries AG has a wide range of experience in the design, manufacture and supply of different furnace types, such as regenerative-, recuperative continuous tank furnaces, float furnaces and electrical tank furnaces for production of lighting ware, tableware, containers, cast glass, float glass, solar glass and technical glassware.

With its more then 125 year experience in glass melting HORN is a competent and flexible supplier for melting tanks, distributor channels and forehearths for the container glass production. In this area many customers uses one of the most efficient End fired furnace from HORN in combination with the forehearth system GCS Series 100, 200 and 300 for most effective conditioning of the glass.

HORN’s range of utility equipment includes combustion systems, control and safety equipment, electrical boosting and colouring systems, to name but a few. HORN Glass Industries AG also offers hot end coating and cold end coating equipment for the containers and modern process controlling with SCADA systems at the highest standard.

With its service HORN can cover the full requirements of the glass industry. A wide range of experts are available to install and commission all melting tanks world wide. Service people can react quickly in order to provide assistance in case of any trouble during the glass production.

A reference of more then 20.000 tonnes of glass per day coming from furnaces made by HORN express the professional and reliable performance of the market leader in container glass furnaces.  

Product range:
  • Glass melting furnaces
  • Distributor and Forehearths
  • Burner and combustion stations
  • Electric control equipment
  • SCADA system
  • Electric boosting
  • Bubbling
  • Batch chargers
  • Glass level control – OPTIBEAM
Facts and figures:
  • 190 employees
  • DIN EN ISO 9000:2001 certified
  • AMS BAU certified
  • Awarded by Entrepreneurs for Growth belonging to “Europe´s Top 500” companies