Blue Sky to open new manufacturing site in Puerto Rico

Rebecca Hayward - 5 May 2015

Blue Sky has told discoverdef.com that it plans to open a new Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) manufacturing location in Bayamón, Puerto Rico in a joint venture with DEFPAC, a subsidiary of Motopac Corp.

Blue Sky expects the new facility to open in Q3 2015 and have an annual production capacity of 15 million gallons. The new location is due to be the first DEF production facility in Puerto Rico, with current demand being met by imports.

From the site in Luchetti Industrial Park, Blue Sky expects to distribute its own-branded product throughout the territory and surrounding islands. DEF is due to be available in a number of packaging options including 1 gallon bottles, 2.5 gallon jugs, 55 gallon drums, 272 gallon totes and bulk.

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