Emirates Float Glass and PPG Industries sign agreement for plant construction

Emirates Float Glass (EFG) has announced that it has signed a technology licensing agreement with PPG Industries for its second float glass manufacturing facility in Abu Dhabi. The entire project comp…

Emirates Float Glass (EFG) has announced that it has signed a technology licensing agreement with PPG Industries for its second float glass manufacturing facility in Abu Dhabi. The entire project comprises two factories for a total area of 320,000 sq.m. with a combined production capacity of 1,200 tons per day. Construction of the second plant has been awarded to Italian Ianua SpA. EFG also announced that it has scheduled to expand its operations further by setting up a number of related value added and special product glass processing facilities in response to the expected growing consumer demand over the next 2-3 years.