Stara Glass is a SME based in Genova and belongs to the Hydra Group. It provides services for the glass industry (i.e. furnace design, EPC, Turnkey projects, heat balances).
Born in the 50s, its activities were initially limited to the dismantlement of furnaces at end of their life. It soon expanded into furnace design and materials procurement. To date, SG plays a major role in furnace design, focusing on design performance, energy saving and pollution containment. SG permanent investments in R&D enabled the design of innovative solutions, i.e.:
SG affiliate: SGRPRO SRL (PRO). Start-up dedicated to field measuring and computing, among other R&D activities, founded by SG and UNIGE. Its legal address coincides with SG’s, but it also has an office at Savona UNIGE campus
In LIFE SUGAR, SG is responsible for project management; design and construction of mock-up, combustion, waste duct and final system; organization of tests; exploitation; dissemination.
SG has participated in many other publicly co-funded R&D&I projects, i.e.: