1946 Incorporation of HNG in Rishra (near Kolkata) on the 23rd days of February
1952 Commissioning of India's first fully automated glass manufacturing plant with an installed capacity of 30 TPD
2001 Installed capacity was raised to 1100 TPD Certified with ISO 9001:2000
2002 Production strength was raised to 1800 TPD with the acquisition of Owens Brockway (India) Ltd.
2003 Unveiling of TPM with an objective to improve the draw-to-pack efficiency by nearly 300 basis points
2005 Acquisition of Larsen & Toubro Plant (Nashik) led to the escalation of installed capacity to 2150 TPD
2006 Debottlenecking further raised the installed capacity of HNG to 2435 TPD
2007 Lean Six Sigma was launched to reduce non-value added time (between production completion and revenue generation)
2007 Acquisition of Neemrana Plant through the merger of Haryana Sheet GlassInstalled capacity increased to 2540 TPD
2008 ERP was introduced to facilitate timely decision making, superior inventories management and eliminate data redundancies
2008 Received ISO 22000 certification
2009 Developed CAD/CAM facilities to design a variety of bottles in different sizes, customized to the precise requirements of pharmaceuticals, processed foods, liquor and soft drink industries
2009 Implementation of SAP
2010 Installed capacity increased to 2825 TPD through Brownfield expansions
2010 Singed largest deals in the Indian Glass Industry worth Rs 2.5 billion
2013 Installed capacity increased to 4395 TPD with the introduction of SNR and NDP plant of 650 TPD capacities each.