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Firestone opens first European insulation facility in Germany

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (FSBP), a subsidiary of Bridgestone Americas and an industry leading global manufacturer of commercial roofing and building solutions, announced on Monday 6 May the opening of its first greenfield plant in Heinsberg, Germany. The facility, which broke ground in March 2017, employs a workforce of approximately twenty and is located in the Dremmen District of Heinsberg.

The new facility represents an opportunity to supplement Firestone insulation production in North America in order to meet growing demand for complete roofing solutions in a global market. Firestone currently operates fifteen manufacturing plants worldwide and sells approximately 90 million square meters of insulation materials per year all over the world.

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