A new manufacturing line was put into operation in Lindab’s Biatorbágy plant in March; the company expects increase in revenue in 2011 as a result of the growth of production. Due to investment, which cost EUR 240,000 so approximately HUF 65 million, the steel product and building system manufacturing company starts to produce a modern roof profile in Hungary.
A new manufacturing line (cost: EUR 240,000, approx. HUF 65 million) producing innovative roof profiles begins its operation in Lindab’s Biatorbágy plant in 2011.
The company plans to manufacture 350,000 m2 roof profiles on a yearly level using the new manufacturing line.
The product comes down from the manufacturing line ready to be installed so there is no need to use seam closing machine.
“Click” roof profile will be manufactured in two profile-heights (25 and 38 mm), three different coatings and altogether seventeen colors in the Biatorbágy plant.
The new product was launched on Construma exhibition between April 5 and 10.
Original press release
Mr. István Kotormán, Head of Development and Training at Lindab:
- “With the innovation it became possible to face on a higher level the demands of quality seam roofing solutions, which have increased in spite of the crisis.”
- “The most important element of innovation is that the product comes down from the manufacturing line ready to be installed so there is no need to use seam closing machine.”
The Scandinavian based Lindab was founded in 1959 in the Swedish city of Bastad. The multinational company, which has established business shares all around the world, develops, produces and trades with construction products and system solutions made of Swedish metal sheet in the Ventilation and Profile branches. Lindab has more than 5000 co-workers in more than 30 countries worldwide.
Lindab was the first company in Hungary which provided steel-based, light-weight construction materials in a complex system which was developed according to Hungarian Standards. The corporation now manufactures on more than 10 000 square meters. Since being founded in 1992, constant development has made it possible for Lindab Hungary to become the center, the trade and development engine of Central Eastern Europe.