Established in 1906, since the 1950s BDF Industries is one of the main producer of IS Machines for hollow glass worldwide, that is the core business of the company. Over the years, it has developed its business in the Glass Division, which is currently composed of four different business units such as Melting, Forming, Automation and Energy.
Thanks to more than a hundred years of experience, nowadays BDF Industries is the sole player in the hollow glass market able to offer turnkey plants: from the design and production of furnaces, forehearths and IS Machines to complete turnkey plants, as well as maintenance service. The main aim is to provide customers with the complete selection of equipment and services which are required during the hollow-glass production process
The Melting business unit is focused on engineering, supply, installation of glass melting furnaces, working-end and forehearths, including special equipment. The Forming one, instead, proposes a complete range of IS Machines with different sizes and number of sections required by the hollow glass industry. The Automation business unit is able to improve electronic and control systems in any area of the plant in order to offer customers a unique vision and an optimization of their plants. The Energy division is specialized on designing of recovery solutions and smart managing of all the available energy sources into the production process implementing solutions and systems for cogeneration and trigeneration, and pollution control in the glass plant.