HAI DUONG – Kien Hoa-Dat Viet Concrete Pile Co Ltd inaugurated the largest concrete pile factory in the northern province of Hai Duong yesterday.
The US$14 million-factory, which occupies a 120,000sq.m site in Kim Thanh District, will meet the demand for concrete piles in industrial construction, civil engineering, traffic works, irrigation and seaports.
Kien Hoa- Dat Viet is a joint venture between China-based the Kien Hoa Group and Viet Nam's Dat Viet Concrete Joint Stock Company.
The construction work will be in two phases. The first phase, which finished last February, is capable of producing 90,000 concrete piles and 25,000cu.m of ready-mixed concrete per year. It already employs 250 workers.
When the second phase is complete, the plant will be able to produce another 40,000 piles and 500,000 light concrete bricks per year to meet the demands of the domestic market. – VNS