Al Jazeera’s US$ 68mn investment will see the first of its kind rolling mill in the region
Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi–KEZAD Group and Al Jazeera Steel Products Co recently held the groundbreaking ceremony of the region’s first Rolling Mill with Rail production capability in Abu Dhabi.
The groundbreaking marks the beginning of a new era of industrial development in the region. The establishment of the mill over an area of 210,000sqm in KEZAD and a production capacity of 450,000 tons per annum, aims to spearhead technological advancements, enhance steel manufacturing capabilities, and add to the growing demand for high-quality steel products.
“Al Jazeera’s products will further enhance the self-reliance on quality products for the upcoming projects in the country and the region and give a significant boost to the well establish infrastructure and connectivity that Abu Dhabi has to offer,” observed Mohamed Al Khadar Al Ahmed, CEO, Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi–KEZAD Group.
Upon commissioning of the mill, will be able to easily supply rail products along with other products to the upcoming infrastructure, construction and oil & gas projects to the GCC markets, in conjunction with our global customer,” noted Sheikha Amal Suhail Salim Bahwan, Chairperson, Al Jazeera Steel Products Co.