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NSG-Pilkington Field Trip

Date: 11/8/2011
8:00 AM - 1:30 PM


NSG-Pilkington Field Trip

Ottawa, IL

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Pilkington North America manufactures and markets glass and glazing products for the building and automotive markets. Its sales are made up on 73 percent automotive products and 27 percent building products. The Ottawa facility has float glass operations, part of solar energy and building products.

Who might be interested: anyone interested in learning about glass manufacturing and fabrication, hard and pyrolytic chemical vapor deposited (CVD) thin film coatings, properties and processing tailored to performance in a variety of applications. Those who would benefit include materials and manufacturing engineers, quality and design engineers.

Agenda:

8:00 to 8:10 Meet at Caterpillar Tech Center K Parking Lot Turnstile (Mossville, IL)

8:10 to 9:30 Travel to Ottawa, IL

9:30 to 12:30 Pilkington North America Inc. (presentation, lunch, and tour)

12:30 to 1:30 Travel back to Mossville, IL




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