This exciting new development was announced on Friday in the presence of the Walloon Minister for the Economy
, Jean-Claude Marcourt
, a major division of the German group Knauf
, which already has a firm foothold in Belgium, is rolling out plans to further boost its business activities in the Liège
Once this expansion process is complete, Visé will be home to Europe's largest glass wool manufacturing plant.
The development was announced during a guided tour of the Visé site, in the presence of Jean-Claude Marcourt, Vice-President and Minister of the Economy, SME, Foreign Trade and New Technologies of the Walloon Government, who welcomed this project as an economic boon for the region's development, backed also by Wallonia: "In these times of economic crises and uncertainty, I am delighted to see that Wallonia can continue to drive forward its activities in the energy-saving sector.