DGAP-News: FUCHS PETROLUB SE / Key word(s): Miscellaneous
FUCHS opens new grease plant in Isando/Johannesburg, South Africa
"This new facility is a fully automated and very modern grease plant. It will serve the South African market and allows us to export high quality grease into other African countries. It is part of our global growth initiative investing in existing and new plants focused on capacity increase in line with advanced technology," emphasizes Stefan Fuchs, Chairman of the Executive Board of FUCHS PETROLUB SE.
Paul Deppe, Managing Director of FUCHS LUBRICANTS SOUTH AFRICA, adds "FUCHS sees the importance and demand for specialty grease growing significantly and wants to be in a position to support this increase in demand from our customers, particularly in the mining industry. But importantly, the reasons for building the new grease plant is not only for capacity, but to inject new levels of process excellence and quality into our grease manufacturing."
The plant design and automation conforms to FUCHS' latest standards worldwide and ensures that the quality of grease produced is of highest standards. Future expansion in capacity as well as future grease technologies, which are under development in the FUCHS Group's R&D laboratories, were also considered during the plant design phase.
Subtitle: Left: Stefan Fuchs, CEO FUCHS PETROLUB Right: Paul Deppe, Managing Director FUCHS LUBRICANTS SOUTH AFRICA
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