RAD International Road Construction is building a new asphalt plant on a 10,000-sq-m area within Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (Rakez).
A major player in the UAE's road construction sector with more than 18 years of operations, RAD will be launching its new unit, RAD Asphalt, within the Al Ghail Industrial cluster. The manufacturing plant is being built at an investment of AED10 million ($2.7 million).
“We made the right decision of joining Rakez for the construction of our new facility. It is in line with our vision and strategy to expand our activities all over the UAE. We have been in road construction market for more than 18 years owning the company’s a high reputation among major players in the market,” said Syed Ali Abad, Founder and Managing Director of RAD International Road Construction.
“The strategic location of Rakez, the cost-effective set-up packages, modern facilities and first-class services cemented our decision in choosing Ras Al Khaimah as a new base for our operations,” he added.
The plant, with its 200-strong workforce, will be RAD’s production base for materials necessary for the implementation of road construction services.
Welcoming the new entity into the Rakez fold, Group CEO Ramy Jallad said: “Having another reputable brand in the construction sector set up base in Rakez is testament to our ongoing endeavors to create a supportive environment for industrial players to thrive."
"Our commitment is centered on facilitating ease to all our clients, and to support them every step of the way. We are proud to be part of RAD’s latest expansion, and we look forward to supporting their successful journey in the years to come,” he added.-TradeArabia News Service