Category: General News Logo
Posted Apr 9, 2019 18:19 (GMT +7)

Nova Buildings’ Bien Hoa Fabrication Plant Officially Opens with Full Scale Operations

HO CHI MINH CITY & BIEN HOA, Vietnam--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 09, 2019

At the beginning of the year, Nova Buildings Group announced the acquisition of BlueScope Buildings’ key fabrication assets at Bien Hoa City in Dong Nai Province, Vietnam. Since the announcement, the Group had taken over the steel structure fabrication site situated about 30 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh city. Preparations had been underway to refurbish and prepare the site for operation.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:

Nova Buildings Vietnam team at Bien Hoa site.(Photo: Business Wire)

Nova Buildings Vietnam team at Bien Hoa site.(Photo: Business Wire)

“Nova Buildings fabricates pre-engineered structures according to international quality standards. Since taking over the fabrication assets, our operation team has been working hard to put in place standard production procedures and quality inspection processes. The focus has been on training shop floor operators and ensuring all our welders have necessary qualifications and certifications. With the acquired facility and its equipment been in good operating conditions and readiness, and the diligence of our operation team, the preparations for operation restart is ahead of schedule. We are now pleased to be producing the inaugural batch of steel frames for our customers’ projects in the region. A plan is also in place to ramp up production quickly with projected increases in demand in our sales pipeline,” said Mr Cheong Ku Wei, CEO of Nova Buildings Group.

The Bien Hoa facility is now ready for full scale operations, and orders for new pre-engineered building projects will be fabricated here and shipped to both domestic and export project locations in southeast Asia and other parts of the world. The facility has an annual capacity for steel frame fabrication of up to 12,000 tons per year and is envisaged to be Nova Buildings’ key manufacturing hub and export centre.

The plant is led by key operational team members who formerly managed facilities under BlueScope Buildings, ensuring the legacy of quality and efficient manufacturing lives on and the benefits are passed on to our customers.


Nova Buildings is headquartered in Singapore, with local business entities incorporated in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. These entities with experienced in-market sales and engineering team will work closely with clients to provide competitive and functional pre-engineered buildings integrated with a broad range of quality building products and systems sourced locally with strong domestic aftersales support.

The Group is backed by Fintonia Group, a Singapore-based private equity firm, in strategic partnership with major investors from the construction industry in southeast Asia. For more information on the business and office locations, please visit our website at

View source version on


Nova Buildings – Singapore HQ
Margaret Cheng

Nova Buildings Vietnam
Phung Quoc Dien

Distribute your news release with us

  • Print

    unique advertising solution

    Our media lists include news desks at all leading Thai and English-language dailies.

  • Radio & TV

    reliable platform

    We deliver your news to leading Thai radio stations and TV channels.

  • Internet Sites

    cloud computing

    All releases are submitted to Internet news sites, including several with guaranteed pickup.

Our Self-Serve News Release Couldn't Be Simpler

Our streamlined online process makes it simple and fast to submit your news to the Thai media. Once registered, just enter or copy your text into our submission form and you'll see an instant preview with our fee based on the word count, translation, and any attached image. To confirm submission, hit Enter to be taken to our payment processor. Once payment is approved, your release passes automatically to our news desk for translation and dissemination by our skilled and experienced team. You'll be kept informed at each step of the process.