Scientific Glass Blower: Glassblowing for Laboratory Glasswares

Custom glassware for all your needs

For as long as scientific research has existed, glass blowers have been forming custom glass vessels for them to perform their experiments. As research has evolved over the centuries the demand for greater precision and reliability has become paramount. Laboratories around the world now rely on specialized glass apparatus for their experiments, and that’s where scientific glass blowing comes into play. These skilled craftsmen and women are the backbone of scientific glassware production, creating intricate glass pieces with the utmost precision.  Learning to become a scientific glass blower takes many years of practice and dedication. At Cambridge Glassblowing, we are very proud of the training that we have provided to our team of scientific glass blowers, taking them from the very beginning of their careers and some of them spending the whole working life producing custom laboratory glassware within our workshops.

Cambridge Glassblowing Scientific glassware for laboratories example

Highly skilled scientific glass blowing experts

At Cambridge Glassblowing, our team consists of highly skilled glassblowers who are passionate about their work. They bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to every project, making sure that each piece they create meets the rigorous demands of scientific research. Our diverse customer base means that our team have been exposed to virtually all types of laboratory glass requirements that have existed. This extraordinary experience helps to equip our team to respond to virtual any demand for laboratory glass. If you need glass products for your laboratory then you can be totally confident that we should be your first point of call for precision scientific glass that will exceed your expectations.

About us

Established in 1977, we are Cambridge Glassblowing, a leading name in the industry. With decades of experience, we have honed our skills to perfection. Our expertise lies in the design, manufacture, and supply of high-quality custom glassware made from borosilicate and quartz. We take pride in being at the forefront of cutting-edge glass technology, ensuring that our products meet the exacting standards of the scientific community. Whilst we are proud to work with the largest names in the pharmaceutical industry, many of our customers are fledgling businesses with modest requirements. No matter what the size of organisation, you can benefit from our decades of  scientific glass blowing experience and use it to rapidly advance your research and development goals.

Benefits of choosing Cambridge Glassblowing

  • Precision scientific glassblowers: Our skilled team have spent years adapting techniques and principles previously only associated with precision engineering and brought them into the scientific glass arena. Taking this approach has meant a continuous improvement in the tolerances and reliability of the product we produce to set new benchmarks for the industry.
  • Custom glassware: Why settle for standard laboratory glassware designs when with minimal effort you can have a customised solution that meets your exact needs. The Cambridge Glassblowing team are experts at understanding your application, interpreting your ideas and then transforming that into a defined design that can be manufactured as a one-off or in hundreds or even thousands in some cases. Specialised glass apparatus is accessible to all parts of the scientific community, you don’t need to be an expert yourself to define and purchase custom glassware; we will offer you our knowledge and expertise.
  • Wide range of products: By collaborating with some of the country’s top scientist, Cambridge Glassblowing has developed and refined a set of scientific glassware which meets the needs of many everyday chemical processes. Please contact our team for a copy of our standard catalogue.
  • Repair work:  recycling borosilicate glassware is not currently possible in the UK, but often you can repair it. The repair of costly and specialised glassware is not only a cost-effective solution but also avoids unnecessary landfill and waste. If you are interested in obtaining a quotation or would simply like to understand more about scientific laboratory glassware repairs, please contact our team who would be delighted to talk you through the process.
  • Quality materials: borosilicate glass relies upon the quality of its basic constituent raw materials and a closely controlled manufacturing process to create a material that meets the ISO 3583:1998 standard. Cambridge Glassblowing only uses certified material which have been manufactured within the EU to ensure there are no risk of trace contamination from unverified sources.

Get in touch

Ready to elevate your laboratory’s glassware to a new level of quality and precision? Contact Cambridge Glassblowing today and discover how our expertise can enhance your scientific research. Your experiments deserve the best, and that’s exactly what we deliver. Join the ranks of satisfied scientists who trust us with their glassware needs. Your breakthrough awaits.

Expert scientific glassblower using CAD to design a laboratory glassware at Cambridge Glassblowing