A new major investment is being finalized in the UAE ceramic sector. JAMAL AL GHURAIR EST the leading group in UAE with  head offices in Dubai, has signed a series of commercial agreements to set up a modern porcelain tiles plant in Abu Dhabi. The new company of this group will produce and market porcelain tiles with PORCELLAN brand.
The factory whose start – up is scheduled in January 2008, estimates 50.000 sq.m daily production of technical and glazed porcelain tiles.The reference partner from the technological point of view will be LB Officine Meccaniche Spa based in Fiorano, that has been entrusted with the realization of the whole spray-dried powders management and handling department as well as press feeding lines.
LB plant contemplates the use of all the most advanced technologies developed in the last few years by Fiorano-based company. In particular, 4 Croma 245 press feeding lines will be installed, which are able to produce materials at high aesthetic level.
Thanks to this new cooperation, LB consolidates its presence on the Middle East market, an area where it boasts significant longstanding cooperations with the major porcelain tiles manufacturers.