About Graham Reed

Graham Reed

Graham Reed Sci-Glass Consultancy

Training in: Scientific Glassware, Art Glass, Glass Properties, Glass Safety.

As sole Consultant and founder of Sci-Glass Consultancy, I promote my experience, knowledge and skills to serve potential clients. My background is that of employee in glass manufacture, technical sales, University Chief Technician, business founder and owner of specialist Glassblowing manufacturing business and Trainer. I was a member of Glass Training Association and Chair of the British Society of Scientific Glassblowers and its Examination Board. I am a Fellow and Master Glassblower of the BSSG.
The subject Skills areas include:- scientific apparatus, especially glassware: setup of glassblowing facilities & training of apprentices & staff. I have nearly fifty years of experience in the design and manufacture of laboratory glassware – clients extend across the widest spectrum – Agriculture / academia / analysis / Chemical manufacture / drink & food / general manufacture / Pharma / Research and Science. I have trained school-leavers and Adults to become fully skilled glassblowers. I have setup and designed complete glassblowing workshops. I have advised Recruiters to assist in their own recruitment. I have and will audit the operational procedures including Safety management for commercial businesses. I have considerable experience in aspects of renewable energy equipment including small-scale wind turbines, solar PV and thermal panels, heat pumps and bio-mass systems. I offer initial site assessments to determine suitability and potential economic outputs that can be generated on-site.

1988 - 2003 Owner - Scotia Glass Technology Ltd.