Gerab to set up at Kizad and Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi
Three major projects announced for Abu Dhabi facilities
Gerab National Enterprises LLC is to establish its fabrication facility, manufacturing unit and 3PL logistics operations at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) and nearby Khalifa Port through three major projects.
Under the agreement, Gerab will set up Quality International Co Ltd within a 655,000m2 plot at Kizad and Khalifa Port, which includes a 172,000 m2 waterfront yard.
There will also be a 212,000 m2 plot at Kizad and Khalifa Port for Flexigistic Logistics LLC, its subsidiary, which will be developed into multi-user facilities, and Gerab will be enhancing Samamat Flow Control’s production capabilities by setting up an integrated production facility.
Abdullah Sharafi, President of Gerab Group, said: “Expanding the portfolio of assets is an integral part of our strategic plan for continued growth and development across the region, with specific focus through investment in domestic operations emphasising our local presence. With our improvement plans approved for investment in Kizad and Khalifa Port, we are confident of achieving our objective and providing comprehensive support to the growing needs of the UAE.
“The main driver of this expansion plan is Quality International, which will provide a comprehensive solution to the regions process equipment manufacturing requirements”
Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, the CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports, added: “As businesses continue to leverage our unique value proposition based on connectivity and cost effectiveness, I’m confident that Kizad will remain at the forefront of regional industrial development.”