close
 

Float glass division

Float glass manufacturing facility is amongst the pioneer facility of Pakistan. Complete engineering, procurement and construction of the project is done by Ghani and the facility was set up and commissioned in just 14 months, while the commercial production from draw was achieved only in 4 days. GGL’s float plants are producing high quality glass in thicknesses from 2 mm to 19 mm as per ASTM standards. Along with production of clear float glass; green, brown and reflective coated variants are also being currently developed and produced. With Ghani’s quality, the import of float glass into Pakistan has almost ceased now thus generating a lot of opportunities locally and is a source of earning foreign exchange for the country.
  • What is Float Glass?
    Float Glass is the term for perfectly flat and crystal clear glass, which is free from bubbles, layers and all kinds of distortions. The term “Float Glass” drives from the production method, introduced in the UK by Sir Alastair Pilkington in the late 1950’s.
  • Difference between ordinary glass & Float Glass.

Float Glass

Ordinary Glass

Manufacturing process
Float Glass is prepared on top of the line
syno technology based plant, according to the
international procedures of Floating Process.
The ordinary glass called as sheet glass,
is manufactured on older technology based
plant on rollers.
Features
Ghani Float is clear, high quality,
bubble free, layers free, distortion free and
100% pure glass.
Ordinary glass is a low quality glass
bearing a lot of distortion, layers and
bunch of bubbles, etc.
back to top

Product Range

Ghani Clear

Ghani Clear, crystal clear and high quality float glass is a perfection created by GGL. Our superior quality float is the first priority of architects, builders, interior designers and civil planners for usage in interior and exteriors. Standing as leaders in glass, we hold the highest market share in the country.
 

Ghani Green

Ghani Green, the first ever green float glass of Pakistan, made in Pakistan, had been launched by Ghani Float. This green float glass is available in all thicknesses from 2 mm to 12 mm. Ghani Float did a tremendous effort from of going into color float glass successfully within just one year of its operations. Ghani Green has saved a lot of foreign exchange for the country, as the imports of green float glass from outside of Pakistan almost stopped.
 

Ghani Brown

At Ghani Glass Limited, innovation is our stance and R&D is our tradition. Keeping in line with this vision, Ghani Float has released the second color in its float glass range. This is a break through not only in the Pakistan's history but also worldwide that a float glass manufacture has given two colors to the market within two years time of its inception. The brand name for the brown float glass is Ghani Brown, which is also available throughout Pakistan in full range of sizes and thicknesses from 2mm to 12mm.
 

Ghani Reflective

Ghani successfully launched Ghani reflective (Brown & Green reflective glass range), serving to exterior and interior décor needs of architects and builders. Ghani reflective has gained marvelous reputation and brilliance in a short span of time and has become the first choice of builders, architects and civil engineers for desired applications of reflective glass.
 
 
back to top
 

Technicals

Salient Features: Ghani Float

 
  • Ghani Float took the lead to establish Pakistan’s first state of the art Syno European Tehnology based float glass plant. The plants called GGL III & IV, are located at 29 kms Lahore – Sheikhupura Road with a covered of 400,000 square feet on 25 acres (approx. 1.1 Million square feet) of land. Ample of land is available for expansion.
  • The plants feature an automatic and virtually intelligent Digital Control System (DCS) facility that ensures error free production of extremely high quality grade.
  • A full fledged Nitrogen processing plant, based at the plant, has the capacity to produce ample Nitrogen gas, used during tin bath of the float glass to make it oxide free, so as to facilitate bubble/distortion free production of float glass.
  • The spectacular float line thus receives 100% crystal clear, bubbles and distortion free glass ready after being cut into required sizes and to be taken to the ware house.
  • With an extremely advanced and sophisticated technology, Ghani Float’s plant is capable of producing 350 tons of float glass per day in thicknesses from 2 mm to 19 mm.
  • The plants have there own power generation plant and focuses on concern for environment. Therefore, it has all the relevant certifications of ISO and other operative standards.
 
 
back to top

Value Added glass

Ghani has also taken another step ahead by setting up plant for developing quality value added glass for its customers. This facility is know and GVG (ghani value glass) and is located about 4 kms from GGL III & IV (the float glass manufacturing plants at Lahore – Sheikhupura Road). State of the art plant and machinery and most modern equipment had been procured from world renowned vendors and set up at the facility. Manned with skilled and experienced personnel, augmenting the strength of Ghani float glass’s brand, GVG is producing following top of the line value added glass and numerous variants:

  • Double glazed glass
  • Tempered safety glass
  • Aluminium coated mirror
  • Silver coated mirror
  • Ghani color (offline color coated glass)
back to top