Made in the UK | Est. 1939

Easier Glass Handling with Ball Rollers and Ball Castors!


Be more productive by using Alwayse Float-On Castors or Ball Transfer Units! Our products provide several advantages for glass processors, and are widely used in:

- Edge working

- Arrissing / seaming

- Printing

- Laminating

- Insulated Glass production

- and more...


Ideal for handling a range of flat sheet materials such as glass, steel, granite, wood, and plastic. Advantages include:

- Easier movement due to small contact area and reduced friction

- Ball roller provides quicker & smoother directional changes

- Can be used in both wet and dry conditions

- Specialised ball materials to avoid marking glass

- Increased life - adjustable height to compensate for ball wearing


We manufacture a range of Ball Transfer Units designed for handling glass and delicate materials.

- Zero offset for instant change of direction and easy movement

- White nylon or Black phenolic balls to avoid marking glass

- Operate up to +80 degrees Celsius

- Can be fitted to most existing machinery

- Perfect for clean and dry applications

For more information please contact our team, or see examples of glass processing  with Float-On Castors and Ball Transfer Units.


Quality Testing

Quality Testing

ALWAYSE Engineering is quality registered to ISO 9001 and has a rigorous policy of testing, utilising our specially designed test equipment.

Case Studies

Case Studies

Ball Units from ALWAYSE are used in many different industries. Take a look at some recent applications.



Our current Catalogue 14 is available as a PDF.

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