Emirates Glass looks to build on Dh160m facility

Date: 20 March 2012
Source: http://gulfnews.com
Dubai Emirates Glass, a leading processor of architectural flat glass in the Middle East, said it will invest in glass companies in Qatar, India and Iraq.

The company has opened a Dh160 million post-temperable coating line that aims to boost production capacity to over 3.5 million square metres, a statement said.

UAE Minister of Economy Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri yesterday inaugurated the coating line at Emirates Glass, a subsidiary of Glass LLC and wholly owned by Dubai Investments.

Speaking on the occasion, Khalid Bin Kalban, managing director and chief executive officer of Dubai Investments, noted: "Reinstating Emirates Glass' position as a pioneer in adopting technological innovations, the new coating line will enable the company to capitalise more effectively on the burgeoning demand for energy-efficient architectural glass."

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Date: 20 March 2012
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