1966 year in review; Pilkington events listed

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 8,10-11,12, col. 1


News Highlights of 1966

 

...a month-by-month review of happenings

in the American glass industry during

1966, as recorded in the pages of

AMERICAN GLASS REVIEW.

January

Pilkington Brothers Limited announces plans to construct a new float gkss plant at the company's sheet glass works in Toronto, Canada.

August

Pilkington Brothers, Ltd., announce two new thicknesses available in float glass, 3/8 and half-inch, making the commercial range now from 1/8-inch to 1/2-inch.

December

A float licensing agreement is signed by Pilkington Glass Ltd., of England, and the Czechoslovakian glass industry.

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Keywords:Pilkington Brothers, Ltd.
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 12, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;