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The Glass Quarter

Glassmakers at Plowden & Thompson

Plowden & Thompson are innovative technical glass makers manufacturing a range of products in both borosilicate and lead crystal glass.

As suppliers to various industries from aerospace to health the company has the ability to produce bespoke to customers requirements.

Making glass products such as tubing, capillary tubes, headlamps, glass plates and radiation shields Plowden & Thompson have the technology to use precision bore and re-draw techniques to ensure they are able to meet customers expectations of what a specialist UK manufacturer can achieve for them.

They welcome visitors to discuss any requirements they might have as well as factory tours to see, first hand, the processes they use in glass manufacturing.

For further information visit www.plowden-thompson.com

Tube edge melting inside factory at Plowden & Thompson
Tube edge melting
Inside the factory of Plowden & Thompson
Inside factory
Factory Plowden & Thompson