Services provided:

  • Design and construct custom glass scientific apparatus
  • Repair of existing equipment
  • Contract work for users outside of the Department or University

Work Request

To place a work request please contact the Glass Facility by email or visiting the facility.  To expedite your request please include: drawings, descriptions with dimensions, quantities, and wahtever else you think may be helpful to the glassblower to complete your order to the best of your knowledge. Once your request is submitted the glassblower will reply with further questions if needed.

University of Iowa Internal:

Stop by the Glass Facility in person or email the Glass Facility to initiate your request.  Please include as much detail as you can regarding the work requested.  Include digitized drawings or pictures as appropriate to help convey work being requested.

Outside Quote Requests:

Email the Glass Facility with your request.

Facility Tools and Capabilities  |  Quality Statement