Stuttgart, February 2018 – Coperion Middle East Co., Ltd., Al Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, opened a new facility in the Jubail 2 district with a two day customer event in early February 2018. This new facility, with a footprint of over 1,400 sq m including a over 800 sq m workshop, Coperion Middle East will be able to provide even faster services around its customers’ extrusion and compounding plants. Coperion Division President Service, Kevin Buchler, inaugurated the new Service Center on the first day in a formal and festive ceremony in the presence of Government officials of the Royal Commission, the Deputy Head of Mission of the German Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the CEO of Coperion’s parent company Hillenbrand, Inc., representatives of customers and suppliers, employees and Coperion Management Team members.
On the second day, customers were invited to an Open House with technical presentations on extrusion & compounding, bulk material handling as well as high-precision feeding technology. The customers had the chance to take a closer look at the service offerings of Coperion Middle East and the workshop set-up with its state-of-the-art equipment.