VITA (as it is lovingly-known) is the most modern combined chemical impregnation and refining plant in the world. It is capable of continuous production of premium activated carbons for use in personal protection devices for a variety of civil and defence duties.
Conceived more than 1 year ago and based on the already operational CRISP line in Columbus, Ohio, the VITA plant cements Jacobi’s position as a key provider to occupational health OEM’s a quality, consistent and high performing activated carbon range.
During the event Jacobi CEO Remko Goudappel awarded Andy Wilde an award for outstanding contribution to VITA and it’s launch.
Furthermore, VITA provides a facility that is able to cope with our ever increasing demand from clients, as we win over more market share with the quality of our products, able to meet the toughest requirements.
The Préfète of Cher, Mme Ferrier, congratulated Jacobi Carbons on its success and investment in a key activity in the heart of Vierzon. She was particularly proud of the Jacobi management and the Vierzon team, who have a clear and strong vision of conquering markets globally and dispatching quality product ‘Made in France’.
Here are some further photos from the event: