Alex Makuc

Forel announced the opening of its branch office Forel UK and Ireland based in Stansted, Essex, England. The Stansted office, staffed exclusively by Forel personnel, covers more than 5,000 square feet and includes both administrative offices and customer support parts warehouse.

Alex Makuc, Forel’s area manager for the UK and Ireland, will manage the new branch office. Makuc has over 20 years of leadership in the glass automation sector.

“The UK and Ireland are major markets,” says Makuc. “In recent years, demand for flat glass has seen significant growth, both in the residential and commercial sectors.”