Hira Walraven opens AED 20-million DC in National Industries Park Dubai
Consolidating its presence in the UAE, the fixing systems division of Hira Industries LLC and Walraven Group of the Netherlands announced the opening of a new facility called Hira Walraven.
Valued at AED 20 million, the new facility is located at National Industries Park (NIP) and was inaugurated by Ramesh Hiranandani and Jan Van Walraven in the presence of His Excellency Hans Sandee, the consul general of the Netherlands in Dubai.
The new facility marks the latest development in Hira’s successful association with Walraven Group for the past three years.
Ravi Wadhwani, general manager of Hira Walraven said: “We are pleased to open the new facility. Hira Industries LLC has been woven into the fabric of the region, and our joint venture with Walraven has given us with the right technical support and innovative product range which will help us accommodate the growing demand of customers.”
“With the opening of this new facility, we have not just consolidated our presence in the region, but also spearheaded our operations to supply quality products on time,” he added.
Located at NIP, the new facility will be easily accessible to Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and is located in close proximity to the Al Maktoum Airport and the Expo 2020 site.
Designed to offer better storage and manufacturing services, this is the only dedicated facility for fixing systems in the UAE.
Spread across 6,500 sq. meters, the facility is designed to meet the green building norms, complaint with ISO 9001: 2015, whereas the factories are ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007 compliant. With an eye on future expansion, Hira Walraven has already acquired an adjacent 10,000 sq. meter plot for development.
The new facility will be a central distribution warehouse, with a factory to manufacture products such as pipe support clamps, support channels and rubber support inserts.
The other major product lines of Hira Walraven products include light duty and heavy duty channels, anti-vibration products, mechanical and chemical anchors.