* In 2003 , ALALAMIA initiated a new factory for production of ROCKWOOL materials ( Blankets , Boards , Loose Pipe ) from basaltic raw materials , Covering a total areaof 90300 m2at EL OBOUR City - Bilbes - Egypt . The factory has an annual capacity of 15000 tonne per year with highly advanced technology .
* The factory named Alalamia For Rock Wool Company with a trade name ROCKAL .
* ROCKAL ROCK WOOL materials are totally friendly to the environment . They are used for thermal and acoustical insulation as well as fire protection with applications in the building sector , industrial sector . ship building and in agriculture applications .