Polyplex Selects O'Neal for New Manufacturing PlantO’Neal, Inc. announced that it was awarded a contract by Polyplex Corporation Ltd., an India-based manufacturer of high performance plastic films, to design a new grassroots thin-film polyester plant in Decatur, AL. O’Neal will provide design and on-site program management services for the $187 million project.
“We are excited to be working with Polyplex, an industry leader in the plastic film industry,” said Shane Bolding, O’Neal vice president and Industrial Manufacturing SBU Leader.
Design and planning have already begun on the project which is located in the Mallard-Fox Industrial Park. The plant is expected to begin operations in the 4th quarter of 2012. The plant will likely run three shifts and will produce thin plastic films used primarily in the food packaging industry.