The original business philosophy was to remain a small specialized company which maintains close contacts with customers and focus on design of superior equipment at reasonable prices. That philosophy largely remains today.

A Historical Timeline of Glassline Corporation

1970 Glassline Corporation was founded with $50,000 in capital and 7 employees. That first year resulted in sales of $160,000.
1973 Sales reached $1,000,000.
1981 Company growth required relocation to Perrysburg Ohio
1986 Glassline purchased a Chicago manufacturer of diamond cutting tools.
Forms InteliCon to manufacture electrical panels and controls for Glassline machines and outside companies and consultants.
1992 Glassline acquired System Packaging: A Designer and builder of Automated Packaging Systems www.systempackaging.com
1993 Manufacture of diamond cutting tools moved from Chicago to Perrysburg
1994 Glassline acquired "SIMCO", a manufacturer of centrifugal liquid / solid separation equipment.
1995 Begins manufacturing of diamond grinding wheels.
1997 Purchases a boring mill capable of machining large weldments,expands facility 12,000 sq. ft. addition.
1998 Glassline acquired SecurePak a manufacturer of testing machines used in the bottling industry, www.secure-pak.com.
2003 Engineering capabilities expanded by adoption of the use of Autodesk Inventor, a 3D design software solution.
2006 Acquires North Star Engineered Products a manufacturer of food processing equipment, laundry equipment and industrial centrifuges, www.northstarengineered.com
2009 Glassline Corporation acquired the glass processing technology of Aisa S.p.A., of Ticengo, Italy. Aisa is recognized as a worldwide leader in the production of
superior quality silkscreen printing machines, as well as paint drying systems, both UV and infrared styles.
2011 InteliCon relocated to Millbury,Ohio
2012 SecurePak relocated to Millbury,Ohio

Glassline Engineering and Manufacturing capabilities:

Glassline has approximately 95,000 square feet of manufacturing and engineering located at 28905 Glenwood Rd. in Perrysburg, OH.

ENGINEERING AND DESIGN

  • Large mechanical and electrical design staff using Autodesk applications, both 2D and 3D.
  • Complete custom machine design to Customer concepts and specifications.
  • Electrical controls design and programming.

FABRICATION:

  • Saws
  • V-25APC Hyd-Mech
    with the ability to
    miter from
    60° left to 60° right
  • CNC Plasma cutter
  • Drill Press
  • Multiple Weld Stations
  • Cincinnati Model 1812 110" x " Shear
  • LVD 175 Ton x 10' Brake Press
  • Plate Bending Rolls, 30" width
  • Circular Seam Welder
  • 7.5 ton Bridge Crane
  • Mitsubishi HV Laser with 5' x 10' table

MACHINE SHOP:

  • TOS CNC Boring Mill (5axis; ATC) - 130"x70"x90"Z
  • Amura VMC - 80" x 30" x 30"Z
  • OKK VMC - 30" x 16" x 20" Z
  • Mori Seiki VMC - 40" x 22" x 20" Z
  • Mac-V2 VMC - 16" x 10" x 10" Z
  • Mori Seiki CNC Lathe - 16" x 11"
  • Okuma CNC Lathe - 55" x 14"
  • Mori Seiki SL-0 CNC Lathe - 3" x 4"
  • (2)Chevelier-Prototrac- 30"x14"
  • Mazak Slant Turn 30 ATC - CNC Lathe
  • Milltronic MB18 - 31 x 19 x 22 CNC Mill
  • (3)Man. Lathes; (5) Manual Mills
  • 10 ton Bridge Crane
  • Quality Control Area

PAINT SHOP:

  • Enamel; Epoxy; Hammertone; High Temp
  • Custom Colors

ASSEMBLY:

  • 7.5 ton Bridge Crane
  • Hamar Laser Alignment Unit
  • Blodyne Infrarometer - Laser alignment
  • Trained Technicians in precision machine alignment(linear bearing rails, ballscrews, gear racks)
  • Quality Parts Checking tooling and equipment
  • Precision Balancing machines
  • Experience in high speed spindle manufacturing, repair, indicating, etc.
  • Complete machine/line testing on shop floor

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