Events in the Glass Industry for 1942; Owens-Illinois Glass Co. events listed

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Year Book and Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 167-173, col. 1

Outstanding Events In Glass Industry

Of the Nation During the Year 1942


Net earnings of Owens-Illinois Glass Company for preceding year announced as $9,000,000, a rise of 25 per cent over 1940.


Owens-Illinois announced new economy line claimed to require 25 per cent less glass.


Announcement was made that glass blocks were filling an important need in war industry production.


Owens-Illinois Glass Company announced conversion of some plant facilities for manufacture of precision tools and other armament program machinery needs.


Owens-Illinois Glass Company announced development of new partition of glass block and wood strip with interlocking design.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:September 27, 2010 by: Bob Stahr;