Tecnoglass y C.I. Energia Solar ESWindows, International Companies of the Year

The Companies  received recognition in the seventeenth version of the FIABCI Prix.

Tecnoglass and C.I. Energía Solar ESWindows and were recognized as International Companies of the Year, highlighting their increased export activity, positivele representing Colombian industry abroad and by further consolidating its business in markets in the United States and Latin America.

The award was presented during the seventeenth version of the FIABCI Awards for Real Estate Excellence, an event that was held in the Bogotá Gun Club with the over 300 guests from the real estate and construction sector.

A total of 12 awards were given in this new version of awards by the International Real Estate Federation -FIABCI- Colombia Chapter, who analyzed the design, construction, financing and operation of various projects in the country to recognize the professional quality of engineers, architects and entrepreneurs in the sector.

The award was received by Rodolfo Espinosa, President of C.I. Energía Solar ESWindows from the President of the colombian FIABCI Chapter, Andrés Correa. Alongside Tecnoglass and C.I. Energía Solar Energy ESWindows, other companies were highlighted such as Terranum, Camilo Santamaria Architects, Constructora El Castillo, Amarilo, Grupo Argos, Concocreto, Prabyc Ingenieros, Ospinas, among others, also,  the Hernando Luque Ospina lifetime acheivement Medal was awarded to businessman Arturo Calle and the Medal of Realty Merit 2015 to Engineer Alberto Santiago Botero.

This year, as evaluation criteria, the jury took into account the innovation and application of new trends in the field of sustainability, reduction of environmental impact and work in corporate social responsibility.

This new recognition to Tecnoglass Group companies coincides with the latest sales balance presented by Christian Daes and Jose Manuel Daes Chief Executives of the company.

During the first 9 months of the year and C.I. Energía Solar ESWindows and  Tecnoglass reported sales of US $ 291,361 and US $ 308,465 respectively, equivalent to an increase of 50.4% and 70.9% compared with the same period last year. This growth corresponds to the startup of a new plant for glass using soft coat technology and capacity expansion in technology by the business group.

Source: Zona Cero