In January 2013 the launch of a unique line ofsteel drums of blanks (Knock-down drums, KDD), Greif developed by experts. The new plant is located in the city of Shymkent in the Enterprise High Industrial Lubricants &Liquids Corporation.
KDD technology can significantly reduce transport costs in the delivery of
The build system of billet steel drums is interesting primarily for companies that need relatively small batches of barrels, as well as in areas where aggregate demand does not justify the creation of a full-scale plant for the production of this type of industrial packaging. Greif similar project implemented in South Africa in the enterprise
The partnership with Greif produces HILL Corporation of high quality barrels in the right quantity, at the same time optimizing internal and external logistics costs, reduce storage costs of finished drums (blank occupy much less space), and to reduce to zero the risk of lack of barrels in the enterprise because of errors supplier. In the future, the company Greif and HILL Corporation plans to increase the volume collected in Shymkent steel drums for their own use of HILL Corporation, as well as other manufacturers of chemical and petrochemical products in Kazakhstan.