Hemingray/Owens-Illinois Glass Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 115,129,130,139,160, col. 1

Bottle and Container



The following detailed listings include manufacturers of all types of glass hollow ware ranging in size from perfume bottles to demi-johns and carboys. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

Owens-Illinois, Inc., General Offices, P.O. Box 1035 Toledo, Ohio 43601 (Tel. 419-242-6543). Glass Container Plants: Atlanta, Ga.; Bridgeton, N. J.; Brockport, N.Y.; Clarion, Pa.; Fairmont, W. Va.; Huntington, W. Va.; Lakeland, Fla.; North Bergen, N. J.; Alton, Ill.; Charlotte, Mich.; Gas City, Ind.; New Orleans, La.; Streator, Ill.; Waco, Tex.; Los Angeles, Cal.; Oakland, Cal.; Portland, Ore.; San Jose, Cal.; Tracy, Cal. Sand Plants: Corona, Cal.; Ione, Cal.; Pacific Grove, Cal.; Millville, N. J.; Serena, Ill.; Mission Viejo, Calif. (under construction). Closure Plants: Glassboro, N. J.; St. Charles, Ill.; Brookville, Pa.; San Jose, Calif. Limestone Plant: Volcano, Calif. Mold Shops: Alton, Ill.; Durham, N. C.; Oakland, Calif. Foundry: Alton, Ill. International Div.;Toledo, O. (sales only). Glass Composite Package Development Center, Perrysburg, Ohio. Manufacturing plants in Venezuela, Colombia, Brazil, Canada, Belgium, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Panama, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Japan, Italy and England.

R. H. Mulford, chairman of the board; E. D. Dodd, president; F. M. Canter, executive vice-president, commercial and technical adminstration; R. E. Graham, executive vice-president and general manager, international operations; E. C. Jones, executive vice-president, general manager, Glass Container Div.; R. F. Miller, vice-president, general manager, Consumer and Technical Products Division; D. H. Morehead, secretary; R. L. Berry, vice-president, corporate planning; G. W. Cook, vice-president, purchasing and transportation; J. W. Hackett, vice-president, technical director; K. K. Hepp, vice-president, general manager Central region, Glass Container Division; B. B. Jones, vice-president, general manager, Atlantic region, Glass Container Division; W. B. Owen, vice-president, corporate facilities; W. J. Graham, vice-president, general manager, Pacific region, Glass Container Division; R. T. Wallace, vice-president, new product planning and development; H. T. Ottesen, vice-president and assistant general manager, International Division, general manager, Western Hemisphere operations; W. B. Achenbach, vice-president, general manager, Libbey Products, consumer and technical products division; J. D. Northrup, vice-president, general manager, closure operations, Glass Container Division; J. A. Bohland, treasurer; K. E. Tigges, comptroller; J. A. Sprunk, general counsel; J. K. Paquette, vice-president, coprorate relations.

Glass container factory managers; Atlanta, Ga., M. M. Jenkins; Bridgeton, N. J., C. L. Curreri; Brockport, N. Y., R. A. Hughes; Clarion, Pa., H. M. Schottelkorb; Fairmount, W. Va., C. J. Snyder; Huntington, W. Va., W. E. McBride; Lakeland, Fla., W. C. Miller; North Bergen, N. J., E. M. Ashby; Alton, Ill., J. H. Lemieux; Gas City, Ind., B. J. Amacher; New Orleans, La., D. G. Glover; Streator, Ill., R. A. Clark; Waco, Tex., W. P. Trowbridge; Los Angeles, Cal., R. W. Cutter; Oakland, Cal., J. S. Hamel; Portland, Ore., K. H. Lemke; Tracy, Cal., H. M. Winegarden.

Manufacturers of glass containers; metal and plastic closures, corrugated shipping containers for its products, molds, inks, dies, sand, plastic fitments for glass containers.

Manufacturers of

Tableware, Industrial,

Laboratory Glass, Etc.


The following detailed listings include manufacturers of lime, flint and special glass both pressed and blown. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

Owens-Illinois, Inc.: Consumer and Technical Products Division, P. O. Box. 1035, Toledo, Ohio 43601 (Tel. 419-242-6543). Factories: Kimble Products Vineland, N. J.; Warsaw, Ind.; Chicago Heights, Ill.; Pittston, Pa. Television Products Pittston, Pa.; Muncie, Ind.; Columbus, O.; Libbey Products Toledo, O.; City of Industry, Cal.; Lake City, Pa. Electronic Materials Perrysburg, Ohio.

R. F. Miller, group vice-president, general manager, Consumer and Technical Products Divison; W. B. Achenbach, vice-president, general manager, Libbey Products; Consumer and Technical Producst Division.

Scientific and laboratory glass and plastic products, KIMAX borosilicate glassware, glass pipe, industrial and military bulbs, glass tubing and rod and products made from them, such as ampules, vials and syringe cartiridges. Glass television bulbs, black and white and color. Electronic materials; glass ceramic packages, MOS/LSI packages, package sealants, passavating glasses, TV solder glasses, thick film pastes. Glass tumblers, stemware and tableware; melamine dinnerware. Laser and fiber optic materials.


Keywords:Hemingray : Owens-Illinois Glass Company : Kimble Glass Company
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Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 20, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;