Canadian Packaging

Ardagh Glass UK New Tech Helps Brand Owners Line Audit


December 16, 2008
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Sensor Wireless proudly announces that Ardagh Glass—one of the Worlds leading glass manufacturers—has adopted its popular Agent QC wireless impact monitoring technology to assist key brand owners in line auditing and capping force verification.

Sensor Wireless Inc., is a world-leader in active wireless sensor technology (AWS) and provider of innovative sensor technologies, such as Agent QC, which is used to improve performance and monitor the quality of world renowned brands in the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and transportation industries. This sensor device delivers a powerful mobile solution that can immediately identify equipment performance, efficiency and quality issues offering the data needed to improve line productivity of both lightweight and standard glass handling.

Ardagh Glass quality director, John Parkes says, “The growth of new generations of much lighter weight containers—often of complex design—to meet environmental and marketing needs, combined with faster and faster filling lines, presents a real challenge to us and our customers.

“This wireless sensor technology represents a real advance to line auditing, and gives us the level of line speed control and synchronization necessary to meet the highest quality specification, even with ultra lightweight containers.”

Sensor Wireless is a privately held corporation with head office located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

For more information, visit www.sensorwireless.com.