Bennu Glass LLC is a state-of-the-art glass container manufacturing facility located in Kalama, Washington.
Bennu will serve the vibrant wine industry in California, Oregon, Washington and Western Canada. At full capacity the factory will produce over 100 million wine bottles per year, or approximately 9 million cases. Raw materials, goods and other services purchased are expected to be in excess of $30 million annually.
Scheduled to begin production in mid-2012, the factory will employ approximately 100 people. Once all approvals and permits are granted, demolition will begin on the old electric melter, estimated around the end of January. See the FAQ tab for more detailed information. Look for additional updates on Job Postings beginning in April, when the new furnace installation begins.