Hitachi Supply Chain
20th Feb 2015

Hitachi full speed ahead

The training carriage for the Hitachi Rail Europe plant in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham rolled off the 229 metre long vehicle carrier Höegh London and into the Port of Tyne on Sunday 18 January. These new trains will be assembled in the UK at the state-of-the-art factory in Newton Aycliffe and will play a key part in transforming travel for th...

Latest Craze for Romag Glass
13th Feb 2015

Latest Craze for Romag Glass

Latest Craze for Romag Glass Padel Tennis is a relatively new sport, although popular in Spain for some time, the craze is quickly spreading across Europe and has created a new demand for Romag Glass as far afield as the Bahamas.  Padel courts have often been described like a squash court but in the sun. And if you like the sound of that and t...

Russell Roof Tiles
6th Feb 2015

Russell partners with Romag

A new Partnership to meet demand for in-roof photovoltaic (PV) systems. Russell Roof Tiles has partnered with Romag to meet ongoing market demands for in-roof photovoltaic (PV) systems. Russell Roof Tiles can now integrate Romag manufactured in-roof PV tile systems with its family of tile profiles, including the integration of PV and concrete t...

30th Jul 2014

Greater protection from ProtectGlaz

Developed in response to the increase in attacks on retailers and institutions, Romag ProtectGlaz LPS 1270 has been designed and developed in accordance with LPS 1270 to offer increased protection against sustained physical attack. Available in a range of thicknesses, Romag’s newly designed glazing offers the thinnest and lightest construction ...

BIPV Explained
6th Jun 2014

BIPV Explained

Our new Building Integrated Photovoltaic specification document is designed to explain exactly what BIPV is and what options are available to customers. It looks at glass thickness, cell types, and electrical options and gives all of the key information required to design a BIPV array. The new specification document also clearly sets out our...

Restoration Man
16th Jan 2014

Romag Glass on Restoration Man

Romag glass flooring, designed and installed by Wilde Glass, was a major feature in the restoration of the Fishermans Church in Brixham. The use of glass flooring, the restoration of the natural stone and use of strong Victorian colours and floor tiles were key points which contributed to creating a unique living space in the main ‘Chancel area...

Solar Angel in three year deal with Romag
4th Nov 2013

Solar Angel in three year deal with Romag

Pioneering technology company Natural Technology Developments (NTD) has signed a three year manufacturing deal with Romag, a leading UK PV manufacturer based in County Durham, for its groundbreaking Solar Angel product. The news follows the announcement that Solar Angel will receive its full MCS and Solar Keymark certification by the end of the...

Rovers score with renewable energy
23rd Oct 2013

Rovers score with renewable energy

Doncaster Rovers have become the first professional football club in the country to install solar PV on their stadium allowing them to generate their own electricity from the sun’s rays. The Championship club is leading the way by installing 200, UK manufactured, solar PV panels at the Keepmoat Stadium which will reduce both their electricity b...

Hitachi Rail Europe
13th Aug 2013

Multi million pound contract with rail giant

Specialist glass manufacturer Romag, based in County Durham, has today signed a preferred contractor agreement to supply glass for Hitachi Rail Europe’s Class 800/801 high speed trains for the Intercity Express Programme. Both companies aim to reach close of the long-term build and support contract shortly, enabling Romag to immediately launc...

Minister visits Romag
12th Dec 2012

Minister visits Romag

Greg Barker, minister of state for the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), today travelled to the North East of England to visit specialist UK PV manufacturer Romag. Mr Barker was given a tour of Romag’s state of the art manufacturing facility and was able to observe first hand exactly how PV panels are made at the plant in County...