Fiji Time: 5:07 PM on Thursday 18 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Firm contributes to growth with new production site

Shayal Devi
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

BUSINESS competition in Lautoka is steadily growing and the construction of a concrete plant by Metromix Concrete Fiji is expected to add to that growth.

Metromix Concrete Fiji general manager Azad Ali says the plant would be one of the biggest in the West and would make the company a perfect competitor in the expanding business sector.

"We have major plans for the year set for Lautoka City," Mr Ali said.

"This will be our first fully automated environmentally-friendly batching plant built in Navutu, Lautoka.

"Our philosophy at Metromix is that no job is too specialised or small."

Mr Ali said the company's expansion in the West market was an opportunity to better serve the community they might have".

He said Metromix Concrete was fully-equipped with the right tools and technology.

The plant will take about two months to complete and will provide employment to about 50 people.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Justice and sleep at last
  2. Court told of baby's tragic end
  3. Rugby star's emotional celebration with children
  4. Kolinisau: Team was fit
  5. Kalouniwai for top job
  6. Muslim league condemns Sydney crisis
  7. Call to clarify action
  8. Christmas gifts bring smiles
  9. Back to the roots
  10. Chelsea in League Cup semi-finals

Top Stories this Week

  1. 7s TV saga Friday (12 Dec)
  2. Under investigation Friday (12 Dec)
  3. TV pair sent home Wednesday (17 Dec)
  4. My boy, my hero Monday (15 Dec)
  5. Debate on Bill No. 28 Friday (12 Dec)
  6. She's gone but the pain stays Tuesday (16 Dec)
  7. TERROR ALERT Gunmen strike Sydney cafe Tuesday (16 Dec)
  8. Justice and sleep at last Thursday (18 Dec)
  9. Five-try Fiji forge Plate final berth Monday (15 Dec)
  10. Clan leader calls for harsher penalties Wednesday (17 Dec)