We help glass manufacturers measure and verify the critical dimensions of a product against specific requirements.

Our intricate processes identify any dim issues related to glass packaging and decorating glass containers, such as applying lids and labels.

We are a test house that understands the unique challenges seen in the glass industry with regards to the testing of glass containers. We not only provide tailored dimensional measurements based on the specific issues or desired outcomes but can provide recommendations and deliver additional tests for glass containers to ensure conformity based on the interpretation of the dimensional test results.

Our glass packaging testing measurements include

  • thread dimensions
  • angles and radii
  • internal bores
  • verticality
  • ovality.

The specialist equipment used for these detailed examinations include a

  • vision measuring system (with optional touch probe accessory)
  • Baty Quadra-Chek profile projector
  • bespoke verticality gauge.

We also have standard measuring equipment such as

  • a micrometre
  • a hall effect thickness gauge
  • an ultrasonic thickness gauge
  • a height gauge
  • vernier callipers.

Conformity to dimensional specifications leadership and expertise

Our team of experts are here to ensure your products meet critical dimensions against specific requirements. We have a wealth of experience delivering these services using our purpose-built and accredited laboratories.

View the full leadership team
Graham Morris

Graham Morris

Retail & Trade Lead
Graham oversees our retail and trade offering and has worked at Glass Technology Services since 2014. He specialises in the failure analysis of glass articles from a range of sectors, utilising both optical and scanning electron microscope techniques to identify and interpret fracture markings. Read More
Claire Coles

Claire Coles

Pharmaceutical & Cosmetics Lead
Claire has been working in the glass industry since 2016 and focuses on mechanical testing methods and failure analysis techniques for a range of different sectors. Read More

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