by: Bro. Tomas Alves SDB
On 15 September 2019, Brother Jean Paul Muller SDB, the Economer General visits the East Timor Roofing Unipessoal in Baucau, accompanied by the Father Gui do Carmo SDB the economer of the province and Father Agnelo Moreira SDB the rector of the Salesian community of Baucau.
East Timor Roofing is a business enterprise/company handed over by the Australian Rotary Club to the Salesians of Timor Leste on 22 November 2018. Brother Tomas Alves SDB is the managing director and Brother Adriano de Jesus SDB is the General Director. The main production in East Timor Roofing are:
1. Zincalume for roof cover with variety of colour
2. Aquaplate storage water tanks
3. Galvanize trusses for roofing
4. Galvanize silos for seeds and grains
5. Galvanize tool box
6. Different flashings.
The raw materials for production are imported from the Bluescope Australia.
The visit is mainly to see the management of the company, the life of salesians who are engaging directly in running the business, the staffs who are working in the company and the benefits of the company to salesians missions.