Introducing STG Combustion Control GmbH & Co KG
Advanced Combustion Control for Glass Melting Furnaces

Three chemical engineers, who have known each other since college, have founded STG Cottbus in early 1990. Today STG is employing a staff of more than 50 engineers, programmers and technicians, realizing solutions for energy savings, NOx reduction, increased melting rates, optimized process control for industrial furnaces in more than 50 countries around the world.


Facts and figures
>50
employees
>3000m2
Engineering & Production capacity
>50
countries
>300
Oxygen measurements
>60
Float line Process Control Systems
50
Container Glass / Technical Glass Process Control Systems
15
Batch House Process Control Systems

… and many further projects for Process Control and Sensor Technologies in

Chemical Industry
Ceramics Industry
Metal Processing Industry
Biotech

Stability
Quality
Capacity
Energy
Emissions
Optimise your combustion process by combining innovative STG technologies:
Process Control Systems
  • DCS for:
    • Batch House
    • Furnace
    • Tin Bath / Lehr
    • Forehearth / Feeder
    • Fiberizing
  • Hard- & Software Engineering
  • Control cabinets commissioning
  • Oxygen measurement
  • High temperature in-situ Oxygen sensors
  • Advanced Signal Processing: Monitoring O2 / CO / Lambda / Air ingress
  • Lambda Control (local or integrated)
  • Renting & Service contracts
  • Further performances
  • Furnace Pressure Control
  • Combustion air flow Control
  • Air Curtain System for optimized distribution of combustion air
  • Optical Melting Control (OMC)
  • FlammaTec burners

  • Management
    Thomas Schulz Managing Director of Process Control Systems
    Cordula Treu Technical / Sales Manager Sensor Technology / R&D
    Andreas Birle Managing Director of Combustion Engineering
    Helmut Heelemann Senior Specialist for Sensor Technology
    Dr. Peter Hemmann Senior Specialist for Combustion Control processes
    Werner Bengsch Manager of Production
    LTR.

    Firmengeschichte

    1990

    Foundation of Software & Technologie Glas GmbH Cottbus in Cottbus by Dr. Peter Hemmann, Frank Hegewald, Helmut Heelemann

    1993

    STG moves into its new head quarter in Cottbus-Kiekebusch

    1998

    Property Purchase of Cottbus´ Historical Central City Mill ”Great Mill Madlow”

    2000

    Start of extensive restauration works at main building

    2002

    Retaining an old custom the three founders embed a coffer with contemporary documents into the brickwork of the new STG symbol - the recently built tower

    2003

    2003, April 17th: Grand Opening of the main building - Production start at all 5 floors

    2007

    STG and Glass Service, Vsetín (Czechia) combine their forces and Know How by a jointly developing of advanced combustion technologies in the new established company ”FlammaTec”

    2008

    STG awarded as first Siemens Solution Partner for the Glass Industry

    2012

    Making STG brand fit for the future: Change of name and legal form into ”STG Combustion Control GmbH & Co KG”