MANAGING DIRECTOR’S STATEMENT
AT THE ARCHITECTS/MEDIA FACILITY TOUR OF TECHNOGLASS INDUSTRIES LIMITED HELD ON THURSDAY, 15 APRIL 2010
It is with great pleasure that i welcome you all to this Factory Tour slated for today to showcase the giant strides Technoglass Industries Limited has achieved since inception as a safety glass manufacturing company, promoting Architectural, Automotive and Domestic glass products in Nigeria and West African sub-region.
Technoglass Industries Limited (TGI) is a subsidiary of Crystal Glass Nigeria Limited. The formation of a manufacturing outfit of Crystal Glass Nigeria Limited, known today, as Technoglass Industries Limited in 2004, was borne out of the need for a Nigerian company that will be solely responsible for the processing of safety glass for the building and construction industries. With the mission of providing “safety, beauty and illumination to our natural environment”, we set out as a wholly indigenous glass processing company with a daily output capacity of 4500 square metres of safety glasses in both tempered and laminated form. The company has since inception build solid records of achievements and its continuous stream of technical breakthrough and other functional glass products have attracted many of Nigerian’s leading architectural firms and aluminium companies. Little wonder, we aim at being the “indisputable market leader in the manufacturing and distribution of safety glass in Nigeria and West African Sub-region”
Technoglass Industries Limited, the first wholly indigenous company in glass processing, has a multi-million dollar investment in high tech machinery and processing equipments aimed at producing a wide range of glazing solutions for our clients. Technoglass today, is proud of her state of the arts facility in Tempering and Laminating lines, CNC engraving Machine, Insulating glazing line and other glass processing machine from reputable equipment manufacturers across the globe and is celebrated in the industry as having the biggest Tempering and Laminating Lines in Nigerian and West African Sub-region. Our facility can design frameless glass entrance doors, shower enclosures, toughened/laminated safety glass of (4mm-25mm); Architectural Safety Glass ( flat and Bent); Automotive Glass ( Back-lite and Side-Lite); Bullet Resistant Glass of various shapes (28mm, 38mm, 56mm and 76mm); Balustrade; Table Tops and Industrial and Domestic safety glass, quality mirrors with polished and bevelled edges etc.
After two years of continuous efforts which enabled us to set up series of internal management and quality control system, the company have successful passed the robust test of NIS certification and we are set for the ISO certification process.
Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, the most important assets in development of new products is not only technology but the independent outlook and fresh approach that distinguished Technoglass in the high tech glass industry. Technoglass has continued to strive with success in spite of the enormous challenges militating against the growth of industries in the country. With highly motivated technical and professional management staff and over 120 staff strength, with the shared values of Service Excellence, Innovation, Integrity and Responsibility, Technoglass Industries Limited is set to redefine and reinvigorate the ailing glass manufacturing sector of the Nigerian Economy.
Distinguished guest, ladies and gentlemen, once again, i am pleased to welcome you to Technoglass Industries Limited and thank you for honouring our invitation.