Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition
The Saffil business is headquartered in Widnes/GB. It has manufacturing operations in GB and South Africa as well as regional offices in the USA, Japan and China and sales representation in Brazil. The Saffil high-alumina fibre and Ecoflex product lines complement the Unifrax product offerings. The business employs approximate 300 employees worldwide who have joined the Unifrax team. Unifrax I LLC has 25 manufacturing facilities in USA, Europe, Asia, South Africa and Latin America and employs approximately 1600 people worldwide (11/2011).