A 10.5m orientation line will be installed by Q4, 2016, increasing capacity by more than 50,000 tons per year and further improving production flexibility. The metallizer is expected to start-up in Q2, 2016 and will add 10,000 tons of metallization capacity.
"This investment reinforces our commitment to providing customers with a long term supply strategy and strong technology,” says Alessandro Fontanarosa, Brindisi operations director. "We have a wide range of quality products and continue to focus on expanding our reach with next generation solutions.”
"This investment strategy underscores the confidence we have in our employees, our customers and our suppliers to aggressively grow the specialty films business,” explains Scott Van Winter, CEO and executive vice president of Jindal Films. “We're able to leverage exceptional technology and a solid asset base with a global presence, enabling us to provide solutions everywhere in the world.”