Senagat Tehnologiýalary Open Joint Stock Company, producing composite fittings in Turkmenistan, launched the production of roving fiberglass in August this year, the Ashgabat-based Rysgal newspaper reported on Monday.
Roving fiberglass is a raw material for the production of composite fittings.
The company, created jointly by the Ministry of Industry and Construction Production of Turkmenistan and the Algap Individual Enterprise, the member business of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan (UIET), created the trial batch of the products and received relevant certificates of compliance for them.
Senagat Tehnologiýalary is capable of manufacturing 500 tons of fiberglass annually.
The fiberglass has fire-, heat-, chemical-resistance properties. It also has resistance to biological processes. The fiberglass is also widely used in industry and construction sectors, according to the report.
The company also compiles used glass bottles and glass products in Turkmenistan for their further recycling.