Bucher Emhart Glass, a subsidiary of Swiss-listed global technology, engineering and manufacturing group Bucher Industries AG will construct a new manufacturing facility worth MYR 108 million (USD 24 million) in i-Park@Senai Airport City, Johor state.
The new building facility will have a built-up area of 300,000 square feet, which will replace the existing factory at another location in Johor Bahru to increase production capacity. The project’s construction will begin in the second quarter of 2023 and is expected to be completed in 2024.
Bucher Emhart Glass supplies glass container manufacturing solutions such as equipment, controls, parts and support. It has a global presence, including Switzerland, Sweden, Italy, Germany, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, China and the US. The integrated industrial parks and properties at i-Park@Senai Airport City have been successful in attracting foreign direct investments (FDI), including from internationally respected blue-chip global corporations.
(Sources: New Straits Times; Business Today)