Allied Glass - Leeds - UK


JB Engineering Services LTD carried out the complete electrical & mechanical removal of an old takeout system on one, 8 section Bottero I.S machine to enable an upgrade to commence.

We then installed a complete new electrical take out control system to upgrade the machines electronics to the latest version and carried out the mechanical installation / modification  & pipework related to the takeout mechanisms inside and outside of the section box



JB Engineering Services LTD scope as follows:

  • Removal & installation of all new cables, cable containment, control panels and remote stations associated with the takeout mechanism..

  • Removal & installation of all new mechanisms associated with the takeout mechanism.

  • Removal, overhaul and re-installation of all old mechanisms associated with the I.S machine.

  • Cleaning inside section boxes.

  • Removal & installation of new pipework associated with the take out mechanism.

  • Modification to existing pipework inside section boxes.

  • Modification to existing field wiring inside the machine conveyor.

  • Removal & installation of new overhead takeout beam.

  • Oil fill & safety check on all mechanisms.

  • Termination of all main supply & field wiring cables.

  • Start-up & commissioning engineers to have the machine make good production. 



Allied Glass - Leeds


"Allied Glass Containers have used JB Engineering Services over several years for both electrical & mechanical installation projects. The most recent project being a servo takeout upgrade on one of our existing machines.

The service, professionalism, quality and efficiency of their work is commendable and second to none.

We have benefited from the teams extensive knowledge not only within their relevant trades but within the glass manufacturing industry.

The continued and ongoing support after project completion and future projects gives us the confidence and willingness to continue using the services they offer.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend the JB Engineering team"

Richard Pike - Projects & Innovation Engineer