float facility, StewartFloat® float glass technology

Float Facility Training Commissioning and Operations

“Success lies in know-how and dedication of your team.”

Stewart Engineers offers a full range of hands-on training and technical instructions. Our team can support you with start-up and production. We bring a combined 100+ years of industrial experience and knowledge to ensure your float facility is successful.


  • Off-site basic pre-production hands on training at a “State of the Art” western float glass facility:
    • batch plant
    • melting furnace
    • tin bath furnace
    • annealing lehr
    • cutting and packing line
  • On-site comprehensive hands on training for production team during commissioning
  • Critical process decision making


  • Accountability process – inspection, testing, certification
  • Establishing policies – responsibilities and criteria
  • Safety review – chemical, equipment, process
  • Loop checks
  • Pre-start up equipment
  • Commissioning checklists
  • Tuning control loops
  • Trouble shooting

Operation Support

  • Trouble Shooting
  • Technical Assistance
    • Cold/Hot Repairs
    • Furnace Operations
  • Production assistance
  • Emergency support
  • On call support