Owens Corning: New Investment for Glass Non-Woven Markets
Owens Corning, Toledo, OH, USA, a global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems and residential and commercial building materials, has announced a USD 130 million investment in North America to expand its global glass non-wovens business.
The new facility will house a state-of-the-art manufacturing line, coating capability, and research and development activities, with future expansion options.
The North American facility will use the company’s glass fibers supplied from existing facilities and will specialize in high quality glass non-woven applications including wall covering, ceiling and flooring, specialty insulation, gypsum, and automotive products.
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