Pernod Ricard becomes Glass Futures member after ground breaking bottles trial

Glass Futures is delighted to announce that Pernod Ricard has become a member of Glass Futures as part of its drive to build […]

Glass Futures Agrees Strategic Partnership with North West Business Leadership Team

The North West Business Leadership Team (NWBLT) has welcomed Glass Futures as a strategic partner. Glass Futures brings together a […]

STEELWORK COMPLETED ON £54MILLION GLASS FUTURES’ DEVELOPMENT

Work is on schedule at the £54million Glass Futures Global Centre of Excellence in St Helens with the steelwork structure […]

Funding helps fuel hydrogen project in push for net zero

The British Ceramic Confederation (BCC) is delighted to announce that £300,000 of Government funding has been awarded for a project […]

Glass Futures partners with C-Capture on project awarded £1.7m in BEIS funding to demonstrate feasibility of next generation, low-cost carbon capture solutions in hard-to-decarbonise industries

Glass Futures along with one of their member sites, Pilkington UK Ltd (part of NSG Group) are involved in a […]

PARLIAMENTARIANS AND DIGNITARIES GATHER AT THE HOUSE OF LORDS TO PROMOTE GLASS PAST AND FUTURE IMPACT

A Glass Industry and supply chain centric lunch was held at the House of Lords on Wednesday 23rd March 2022 […]

ST HELENS CHAMBER TO OFFER FUNDING, TRAINING AND EDUCATION FOR A GREENER, SUSTAINABLE LOCAL INDUSTRY THROUGH ‘TOGETHER TO ZERO’ INITIATIVE

Valuable investment has been secured via the UK Government’s Community Renewal Fund scheme to support the local community in a […]

GROUND IS BROKEN AND DELIVERY UNDERWAY OF £54MILLION GLASS FUTURES DEVELOPMENT IN ST HELENS

Glass Futures, Network Space Developments, St Helens Borough Council, Liverpool City Region, MPs Marie Rimmer and Connor McGinn welcomed UKRI […]

REVOLUTIONARY RESEARCH SETS OUT TO FIND LOW CARBON FUEL ALTERNATIVES

Research trials into low carbon alternative fuels for glass furnaces are currently ongoing as part of Glass Futures’ Government funded […]

Glass Futures’ latest opportunity to showcase your newest technologies, R&D and training at the Global Centre of Excellence

Open call for an IS machine supplier to partner with Glass Futures in the development of innovative technologies for the […]

ST HELENS’ GROUND-BREAKING GLASS FUTURES TAKES THE STAGE AT COP26

Glass Futures will put the Liverpool City Region at the forefront of decarbonising the global glass industry, an event at […]

DAVE DALTON, KEY DRIVER IN FOUNDATION OF GLASS FUTURES JOINS ITS BOARD

Dave Dalton, CEO of The British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation and its technology arm, Glass Technology Services, has joined Glass Futures’ […]

GLASS FUTURES REMEDIATION WORK WELCOMED

Positive and visible progress with essential preparatory work for the ground-breaking £54m Glass Futures development in St Helens has been […]

INNOVATION TECHNOLOGY HAS DEEP IMPACT IN CARBON REDUCTION FOR ENCIRC

Leading glass container manufacturer, Encirc (a Vidrala company), is set to reduce its carbon output in its Elton, Chesire, facility […]

GLASS FUTURES DELIVERS ON RECRUITMENT COMMITMENTS WITH LATEST KEY APPOINTMENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Glass Futures’ Global Centre of Excellence, the proposed research and development and training facility, continues to deliver on employment commitments […]

PLANNING PERMISSION GRANTED FOR £54MILLION GLASS FUTURES DEVELOPMENT

St Helens Borough Council Planning Committee has today granted planning permission for delivery of the £54million global glass research and […]

DIAGEO COLLABORATES ON INNOVATION TRIAL TO MAKE MOST SUSTAINABLE GLASS SCOTCH WHISKY BOTTLES EVER

A successful pilot project has pioneered the lowest carbon footprint glass bottles ever produced for a Scotch whisky brand. Leading […]

BARCLAYS PROVIDE BANKING FACILITIES TO DEVELOP GLASS FUTURES RESEARCH FACILITY

Plans for a new state-of-the-art experimental glass making facility in St Helens are progressing thanks to a new banking facility […]

HEINEKEN JOINS FORCES WITH GLASS FUTURES TO COLLABORATE ON LOW CARBON GLASS INNOVATIONS

Glass Futures is proud to announce that global drinks brand HEINEKEN has joined its membership to further its ambitious R&D […]