The ROCKWOOL Group inaugurates new Polish production line

08 June 2016

With an investment of 80 million euro in a modernised and efficient production line, the ROCKWOOL Group is ready to meet growing demand for stone wool insulation in the Polish market.

ROCKWOOL, Cigacice, Poland

The new production line allows for the introduction of a new product portfolio, improved product quality and higher production efficiency while at the same time improving environment protection.

"The investment in Poland not only gives us the opportunity to take advantage of the latest technology in producing innovative stone wool solutions, we are now also positioned for further growth", says CEO Jens Birgersson commenting on the inauguration in Poland.

The new production line is part of the ROCKWOOL Group's factory in Cigacice in western Poland and introduces new products for flat roof and exterior walls. The modernisation is based on experiences from similar investments in the US and Denmark.

The line was inaugurated by CEO Jens Birgersson, Managing Director of ROCKWOOL Polska Andrzej Kielar, local Polish authorities and other dignitaries.

About the ROCKWOOL Group

At the ROCKWOOL Group, we are committed to enriching the lives of everyone who experiences our product solutions. Our expertise is perfectly suited to tackle many of today’s biggest sustainability and development challenges, from energy consumption and noise pollution to fire resilience, water scarcity and flooding. Our product range reflects the diversity of the world’s needs, while supporting our stakeholders in reducing their own carbon footprint.

Stone wool is a versatile material and forms the basis of all our businesses. With approx. 10,500 passionate colleagues in 38 countries, we are the world leader in stone wool solutions, from building insulation to acoustic ceilings, external cladding systems to horticultural solutions, engineered fibres for industrial use to insulation for the process industry and marine & offshore.