Press Review

Shear mechanism innovation sets standards in operation

28/04/2017 Glass Worldwide March/April 2017 A recent Heye International development, this shear mechanism for gob feeders is a compact unit that can be adapted to different feeder types and their... More

Ruscam standardises on Heye Rotor Mechanism

15/03/2017 Glass Worldwide May/June 2017   Leading Russian glass container producer Ruscam has standardised on the Heye Rotor Mechanism, equipping every feeder channel on all production lines with the... More

Precision leads to higher yield

06/02/2017 Glass International, Dec./Jan. 2017   Ware handling itself begins with the pusher system, which transports containers from the dead plate to the conveyor belt. Two years ago Heye launched a... More

Smart Plant Concepts for smart glassworks engineers

07/10/2016 Glass Worldwide - Sept./Oct. 2016 Information integration is among the many exciting challenges posed by Industry 4.0, employing concepts that make extensive use of sensors, the processing of... More

Swabbing on the run

06/06/2016 Glass Worldwide, May/June 2016   All four high speed Tandem IS machines at Ardagh’s Moerdijk glass container plant near Rotterdam have been equipped with specially developed robots to perform... More

Heye International announces new Sales Director

13/05/2016 With effect from April 1, 2016, Heye announces the appointment of Jens Langer as Director Sales & Marketing. Since many years, Jens Langer has gained extensive experience as international Sales... More

Contactless 3D measurement with latest multi-point sensors

16/03/2016 Glass Worldwide Jan./Febr. 2016 Heye International’s Mark Ziegler and Gerd Schütz discuss the importance of wall thickness measurement in the high speed manufacture of lightweight glass... More

Heye SpeedLine: Success story at Ardagh in Dongen

16/03/2016 Glass Worldwide Jan./Febr. 2016 The Ardagh Glass factory at Dongen has been at the forefront of glass container manufacturing technology for many years, employing the latest forming equipment... More

Innovative inspection solutions for leading Middle East glassmaker

15/07/2015 Heye International GmbH is working closely with the Middle East’s largest glass container producer to support continuous investment in its cold end quality control equipment. As part of this... More

Heye Robot combines enhanced productivity and operator safety

25/06/2015 An important breakthrough in the automatic swabbing of glass container forming equipment is among the latest innovations from Heye International GmbH. Delegates to the company’s specialist safety... More

Heye strengthens position in CIS-countries

19/06/2015 The economies of the CIS countries continue to provide successful business opportunities for glass container production technology specialist, Heye International GmbH. In recent years, the company’s... More

Heye strengthens position in Central and South America

02/04/2015 The growing economies of Central and South America continue to provide successful business opportunities for glass container production technology specialist, Heye International GmbH. In recent... More

Heye builds on Cold End inspection strength

01/04/2015 The modernisation of existing cold end inspection machines represents an increasingly important activity for glass container production technology specialist, Heye International GmbH. As well as... More

Benchmarking & KPIs: What does good performance look like?

31/03/2015 Glass International - April 2015 In the day-to-day work of a glass plant, special expertise is necessary not only when production is interrupted but when new technologies are being implemented or... More

Industry 4.0 in container glass production

30/03/2015 Glass Machinery, Plants & Accessories No. 5/2014 Industry 4.0 is a major trend on everyone’s lips, referring to the fourth industrial revolution. Projects have been started in many companies.... More

Safety workshop planned prior to Glassman Lyon

20/02/2015 Technical Directors and Plant Managers from the international glass container community will meet in the old town of Lyon on 5th May 2015 – the day before Glassman Europe exhibition takes place in... More

NNPB: Less weight - less energy - less environmental impact

19/02/2015 Kanch Jan./March 2015 Success Factors of NNPB The results of many studies survey show us: Rising energy costs remain a key issue in the container glass industry. At the same time, environmental... More

New non-contact inspection modules improve job-change times

19/02/2015 GlassWorldwide Jan./Febr. 2015   Quality is increasingly important, with producers of consumer goods caring about the quality and consistency of their brands on a global level. Product safety... More

Heye Multilevel Safety Concept

05/02/2015 Glass Worldwide 11/2014 In line with a global trend to improve safety conditions throughout glass container factories, Heye International is convinced that safety-related investments result in... More

Modernisation for IS-Machines

30/01/2015  Glass International - 01/2015 Modernisation portfolio for IS-Machines When making investment decisions, often it comes to the point where the question “new machine or overhaul of an... More

HiSPEED Project in Thailand delivered

27/06/2014 Asianglass 08/2014   Less than two years ago, our colleagues have met the people from L. Lighting Glass at Glasstec 2012 to discuss a project. Often, it takes ages before it really starts-off.... More

Ware handling for best results

03/06/2014 High results in production require good forming techniques, as well as a modern ware handling system to meet increasing speed and precision demands. Ware handling itself begins with the pusher... More

Heye Plant Management System - Benchmarks for improving Production

01/04/2014 How is our efficiency, which trouble do we have and why? Where do we lose production and which defects are produced? These are the key question for a plant manager today. The HiSHIELD Plant... More

Heye SpeedLine: Evolution in IS-Machines

31/01/2014 IS-Machine Evolution - Glass Worldwide Mar/Apr 2014 Heye sees four major requirements in the IS-Machine segment for maximum output: High safety in every respect, an optimum cleanliness,... More

Production under control

01/01/2014 When assessing glass plant efficiency, it is helpful for the plant manager to know what troubles exist and why, precisely where production is being lost and which defects are produced. The HiShield... More

Heye International Symposium 2013

01/01/2014   The invitation-only Heye International Symposium 2013 was staged in December in the historic Castle Hotel Münchhausen in the Weser region of Germany, attracting an impressive attendance of 70... More