New cement factory to be set up in Abu Dhabi

New cement factory to be set up in Abu Dhabi
Published: 17 November 2005

A new Dh 200m (US$54m) cement plant will be set up in Abu Dhabi, local investors revealed as reported by a local daily on Wednesday. The Abu Dhabi-based Al-Ittihad Arabic daily quoted Abdulrazzaq Mohammad Al Mohammad, Managing Director of the factory, as saying, " the factory signed a contract with an Austrian-German joint venture company in order to build the factory, the construction of which will take approximately 13 months and will be ready for commissioning by the fourth quarter of next year.  He added: "The output capacity of the factory, which will produce all varieties of cement, will be 2.6Mta and will thus make it the biggest among all other plants in Abu Dhabi."