Production

Enjoy the benefits only a full-range manufacturer of glassware will provide: thanks to a worldwide network of more than 30 glass factories, RASTAL can offer any glass type, grade and production method of your choice. From hand-blown glassware down to cast glass – RASTAL masters the entire spectrum. The technology to be used in the production of a particular glass is selected based on a variety of criteria, such as design, quality, number of pieces/order volume as well as perfect functionality in the glass’s actual destination environment.

Glass Production

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BLOW-BLOW PROCESS

In the blow-blow process, the molten glass is brought into its final shape in two blowing stages.

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PRESS-AND-BLOW PROCESS

In the press-and-blow process, the molten glass is first pressed with a plunger to form an intermediate shape. The parison is then blown into its final shape by means of compressed air.

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PRESSED GLASS PROCESS

In the pressed glass process, the glass melt is pressed into a steel mould by a plunger.

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HAND-BLOWN PROCESS

In the hand-blown process, the molten glass is removed from the furnace / kiln by a glassworker using a blowpipe. The gob on the blowpipe is then blown into its final shape by means of an appropriate mould. This is a traditional manufacturing process for high-quality glassware.

 
 
 
 
 

Decor Production

In the field of decor production, like in the field of glass manufacturing, a range of criteria need to be considered in order to select the optimum decoration technology and technique. Relevant questions include, for example: Is the product to be decorated intended for use in private households or in catering/hospitality environments? What is the desired quantity? Which decoration methods are suitable for a particular glass design and decoration design? Whatever the answer to these questions, RASTAL will find the best solution to any challenge in any situation. Drawing on a unique portfolio of manufacturing/decoration options and backed by seasoned employees, leading-edge technology as well as consistent quality management, RASTAL is able to supply a comprehensive, high-quality service pack.

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RASTAL - WORLD LEADER IN GLASS FINISHING

RASTAL is a world leader in the field of glass finishing: each day, up to 500,000 decorated articles leave the main factory in Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany. Immerse yourself and be inspired – by truly creative decoration design and a unique range of classic, innovative and environmentally benign decoration techniques.

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Quality

RASTAL has been certified to DIN ISO 9001:2008 / EN 29001 since 1994 and has ever since been practising a consistent Total Quality Management policy centered around the vital concept of customer satisfaction. Continuous pursuit of product quality, staff and service quality as well as promotion of creative competency are the essential pillars of this all-embracing quality management approach. In order to facilitate holistic quality assurance, all corporate areas and divisions are constantly monitored and evaluated.