Platinum Jubilee Opening Times

To celebrate her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, the spring bank holiday 2022 (originally on Monday May 30th) will be moved to Thursday June 2nd and an additional bank holiday will be held on Friday June 3rd. Please note, Peterlee Glass will be closed on these days, with normal business hours resuming on Monday June 6th.

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Production Manufacturing Apprenticeship

We now have an apprenticeship opportunity for a Production Manufacturing Apprentice. As a Production Manufacturing Apprentice at Peterlee Glass, you’ll be part of the new generation of highly skilled glass machine operators. This exciting opportunity will provide you with the skills needed to produce the incredible products that PLG is well known for. No experience is required as full training will …

frameless greenhouse glass

PLG Welcomes TACS Apprentice

Always on the search for new talent, PLG has welcomed our new manufacturing apprentice! Luke Elstob was recruited by TACS (Training Assessment & Consultancy Service), an organisation supporting manufacturing apprenticeships in County Durham. Key training areas for Luke will include working with state of the art CNC machines,  straight-line edge polishing machines, forvet water jet machine use, glass laminating process, …

Behind the scenes at Peterlee Glass – a closer look at our state-of-the-art machinery!

At Peterlee Glass, we have several state-of-the-art glass processing machines, each one allowing us to create different sizes, strengths and specifications of glass. We produce everything from giant sheets to shaped glass and offer fast lead times for a glass processing business.  There are near-constant developments in both trends and technology in the world of glass manufacturing, and we like …

Project focus: Anti-reflective glass for a Jaguar Enclosure

We’re big animal lovers over here at PLG – so imagine our delight when we were asked to work with Paradise Wildlife Park in Hertfordshire on the refurbishment of their jaguar enclosure. As a leading European zoo with emphasis on education and conservation, Paradise Wildlife Park aims to provide its animals with the best possible environments in which to thrive. …

Transport & Logistics Coordinator Vacancy

We are currently recruiting for a Transport & Logistics Co-ordinator, to work alongside our busy team here at Peterlee Glass. You will be responsible for day-to-day planning of logistics and execution of deliveries to site, including, but not limited to, handling and palletising glass, loading vehicles, scheduling of loads, system administration, and providing clear communications between the Peterlee Glass sales team, colleagues and customers. Full …

International Year of Glass

We’re celebrating the International Year of Glass!

It’s a big year for Peterlee Glass – and everyone else in the glass industry, too. The United Nations have named 2022 the ‘International Year of Glass’ – a time to spotlight and celebrate the versatile, beautiful material that we work with. This designation represents an acknowledgement of the contribution that glass as a material has made to society. The …

colour reflecting glass partition

Lighten up!: The benefits of glass walls & partitions

At Peterlee Glass, we often use our extensive expertise to create glass for partition walling. Glass partitions are regularly used by architects in commercial, residential and office spaces to enhance light, maximise privacy and zone interiors. In office spaces, glass has been proven to increase productivity, as it allows natural light to flood the room, and also creates a sense …

Keep it clean! Glass stays spotless with EnduroShield

At Peterlee Glass, we know there’s nothing quite as lovely as light dancing through crystal clear, clean glass. (We know, we would say that…we are glass suppliers, after all!) Getting it to that beautiful clarity can be another story, though, and commercial glass can often end up covered in all kinds of smudges and smears during everyday interactions with clients …

Christmas Shutdown Peterlee Glass

Christmas Shutdown 2021

  Peterlee Glass Christmas Shutdown 2021/ 2022  As we approach the Christmas Holidays, we would like to give our customers notice of our planned shutdown over the festive period. Peterlee Glass will be closed for the Christmas break from Thursday 23rd December 2021 and will reopen on Tuesday 4th January 2022. If you’d like to contact Peterlee Glass during this time, enquires …