On 7th October, 2017, profine India, manufacturer of u-PVC window, door profiles under its brand Koemmerling inaugurated its new ultra modern state of the art extrusion facility. The new extrusion facility is an initiative towards the Make in India campaign and to further strengthen profine’s production and service capacity in India. This facility has been developed in 20,000 sq. mt. of area at Vadodara, Gujarat. Profine’s gradual expansion in India has already secured an investment of approximately Rs. 100 Crore till now. Eying a turnover of around Rs. 350 Crore by 2022, Profine India is geared up to invest another 100 crores in phases to boost its infrastructure, increasing its production capacity to 15000 MT.
In a span of four years, since profine’s first local production at Vadodara, it’s perpetual drive for all-round excellence, highly skillful and dedicated workforce and close associations with their channel partners has resulted in its growth and grand success. With the establishment of the new state of the art extrusion facility, profine India has successfully enhanced its existing production capacity to 6000 MT of uPVC profiles from 5 extrusion lines and 1 foiling line.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Farid Khan, Director & CEO, profine India said,” We feel proud to have new bigger and ultra modern extrusion facility to cater the growing demand of uPVC windows and doors market in India. As one of the market leader our aim has always been to produce the best quality products under international guidelines with best technology, machines and tools from Germany which is the reason behind our success story in India. At the same time, I would like to thank our channel partners for their continuous support in this journey, employees of profine India for their hard work and dedication towards making Koemmerling a popular and one of the most demanding profile systems in India and most importantly Dr. Peter Mrosik, Owner and CEO profine Group for his overwhelming support and trust in investment decisions in India.”
The new extrusion facility has a bigger production and ancillary area with advanced machines from Battenfeld, Germany and tools from Greiner, Austria to ensure the quality production of uPVC profiles. The new facility holds the capacity of installing up to 15 lines that can produce 15000 MT of uPVC profiles per annum which will increase the manufacturing capacity of profine India by 300% in years to come. Moreover, it provides a Foiling Line for Woodfinish lamination that comes presently in 3 shades i.e. Dark Oak, Mahogany and Walnut. Apart from these the new facility houses an exclusive showroom to showcase elegant door & window systems and a Profine Akademy – Technical Training Centre that provides skillful training to the workforce under international guidelines and standards along with large warehouse for storage of profiles.
Talking about profine’s future plans, Dr. Peter Mrosik, Owner & CEO, profine GmbH said,” “We have been in the country for twelve years and have been writing a success story together with our Indian customers right from the start. With the new plant, we are taking another step and underline our long-term commitment to the growth market of India”, Dr. Mrosik highlighted the performance of Farid Khan, the CEO of profine India, and his team, who launched the plant in an extraordinary short time. “In addition to state-of-the-art production technology, our new plant offers the right infrastructure to further enhance the success of our customers. Together with them we want to continue to grow in India and to proceed with our exciting and successful development.