Nexen Tire to Grow in Žatec
continues spreading in industry
VCES is about to start the construction of one of the major present projects in
the car industry in the Czech Republic. Construction works on a new plant of
the company Nexen Tire, a South Korea tyre manufacturer, have been started in
the industrial zone Triangle. It is the first production line of Nexen Tire
apart from Asia; its aim will be to supply the European market. The commencement
of manufacturing is planned for the second half of 2018.
industrial complex shall grow on the area of 64.4 hectares. The plant will
focus on the production of tyres for cars and light trucks with expected annual
production of 12 million pieces.
signed the construction contract for the earthworks, the realization of the
underground structures, the pile foundations for the production hall and all
the adjacent administration and plant buildings, as well as the construction of
the structural frame of the production hall of 860 x 90 m and a height of 12.5 m. The frame of the building will combine prefabricated and steel elements; the
construction of the part designed for mixing production mixtures will be
monolithic. Internal steel construction for technological equipment is a part
of the delivery too. The company VCES will have finished the construction works
by April 2018. The present value of the contract is EUR 29.755 million. The
company Samsung Engineering is going to be the general contractor for the
Nexen Tire is
among major world tyre manufacturers. The company operates in 130 countries;
the production currently takes place in two industrial plants in Korea and one
in China. In the Czech Republic Nexen Tire plans to invest almost 23 billion
CZK and employ up to 1 500 people.
Nexen“ is another extraordinary success for the company VCES in industrial
buildings. VCES has been currently carrying out another prestigious building
work in car industry – a paint shop for Jaguar Land Rover in Nitra, Slovak
Republic. For the second time, the company VCES has been recently demonstrating
its ability to fulfil high expectations of investors in major projects and to
be the best in offering solutions meeting their requirements.