Grace Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Vietnam

Oct. 8, 2010
Investment is one in a series in emerging markets

Grace Construction Products, an operating segment of W. R. Grace & Co. celebrated the official grand opening of its new manufacturing facility in Hai Duong, near Hanoi, Vietnam on Oct. 20.

"The Hai Duong facility is the latest of our series of emerging market investments, following new manufacturing sites in Chongqing, China and Dammam, Saudi Arabia opened earlier this year," said Andrew Bonham, President of Grace Construction Products.

The company opened it first specialty construction materials manufacturing facility in Vietnam in Ho Chi Min City in 2007.

Grace developed the plant design in house. By incorporating the latest technologies, the company said it has created highly efficient, automated and computerized work processes that shortened new plant setup time and improved productivity.

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