tna, Dallas, Texas, expanded its services in the Middle East with the official opening of a new office and training facility in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Located in the Dubai Airport Free Zone (DAFZ), the company’s new Middle East hub provides local food manufacturers with a range of new after-market services, including enhanced technical support and easier access to spare parts. Featuring state-of-the-art facilities, a modern design and open plan layout, the new site also incorporates a new training and demo center.

“The Middle East food industry is experiencing considerable growth at the moment,” says Mukul Shukla, general manager, tna - Middle East. “Across the region, local and international companies are looking for manufacturing equipment that improves productivity, ensures product quality and meets local consumer demands to tap into the opportunities the Middle East food industry is offering. As a global supplier with a strong local footprint, we’re ideally placed to cater to the different requirements of this dynamic industry. In fact, tna Middle East has grown tenfold since we started operating in the region in 2006, both in terms of sales as well as staff. Together, with our full spectrum of innovative food processing and packaging solutions, our new facility will be instrumental in helping food manufacturers unlock the potential of this rapidly evolving market.”

The new office is also within easy reach of both Dubai and Sharjah airports.

“tna’s new demo and training area offers our customers with a training experience that goes far beyond standard operating instructions by offering them detailed insights into the functions of tna’s cutting-edge equipment in a live operational environment,” says Shukla. “In combination with our wide range of after-market services such as locally stocked parts, on-site technical support and online training programs, the new facility will help customers improve workplace safety, reduce downtime, enhance operational efficiencies and maximize the lifespan and performance of their tna solution.”