ZonesCorp provides ideal platform for growth in UAE

April 12, 2014 11:54 am

ZonesCorp continues to provide an ideal platform for growth according to partner companies exhibiting alongside ZonesCorp at the prestigious Hannover Messe industrial fair in Hannover, Germany, this week. ZonesCorp partners provided testimonials on how the ZonesCorp model has delivered a readymade solution that facilitates the rapid growth of its partner companies through a broad selection of readily available industrial land and sophisticated infrastructure in key locations around Abu Dhabi with fast and efficient connections to highways, ports, airports, and rail and road networks.

This combined with ZonesCorp state-of-the-art, fit-for-purpose infrastructure as well as the ready availability of pre-built warehouses and light industrial units inside each zone allow the entire spectrum of industrial companies to be operational within a very short timeframe.

Prithvi Raj Jindal, Vice Chairman, Jindal SAW Ltd., said: “Because of the comfort we gained from our initial investment in a facility with ZonesCorp, we are planning further expansions with an investment of $100m in Jindal SAW Gulf LLC. We have plans to expand our current factory to 0.5 million MT. We are also investing $30m in a lime calcination plant with a capacity of 1200 Ton/ day. Furthermore we have committed to investing $40m building a Ferro-alloys plant to be called ‘Super Ferro-alloys’ that will service steel plants in the UAE and across the Middle East.”

Khalid Kalban, Chairman of Emirates Float Glass, said: “ZonesCorp provides innovative solutions tailored to our specific requirements, from project conceptualisation to operation they have enabled us to establish our facility in record time through their integrated industrial ecosystem complimented by plug and play infrastructure.”

Khalif Abdulla Al Masaood, CEO of Abdulla Al Masaood & Sons, said: “The Al Masaood group has benefited by collaborating with ZonesCorp for the development of our companies and products due to a broad selection of readily available industrial land in several prime locations, with fast and efficient connections to highways, ports, airports, and rail and road networks.”

Saleh Muqattash, CEO of Jopetwill, said: “ZonesCorp has been an instrumental catalyst to our vision of expanding the offshore oil & gas manufacturing sector in Abu Dhabi. ZonesCorp has developed an ideal business platform to create synergies, enhance efficiency and facilitate the rapid development of our land needs.”

ZonesCorp’s industrial Zones are strategically located to offer quality, affordable and convenient accommodation located within 10 minutes from any industrial plot, the Zones are situated close to the city centre, with 6 hospitals, 5 malls, 9 schools and 4 universities located within a 20 minute radius.

Wael Suleiman, CEO, Gulf Fluor said: “Our Fluorine Chemical complex in the Industrial City of Abu Dhabi managed my ZonesCorp is an ideal location for our development with its well-developed infrastructure, fully integrated worker residential communities and ready access to facilities including schools, universities, hospitals and commercial centres.

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The Higher Corporation for Specialized Economic Zones (ZonesCorp)
Samer Al Haira
+97156 6877933

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