Company Overview
1932
Started as merchants of glass - became a leading glass importer and wholesaler
1942
Undertook glazing jobs for buildings and housing project. Later Automobile glazing became a specialty
1958
Impala Mirror Work was established - this was the starting point of quality focused Impala brand
1967
Impala Glass Industries was established to take over Impala Mirror Works
1968
The first toughening plant was launched in East Africa to produce flat toughened glass
1972
The first only mirror production conveyor in East Africa was installed
1974
Laminated Automobile Glass plant came into operation
1977
Another toughening plant was established to produce toughened wind screens and sidelites for almost all the models
1982
Impala Glass Industries became a supplier to automotive assembly plants.
1982
Impala Glass industries takes a giant leap forward in manufacturing vehicle sidelights with the latest technology available
1995
Impala Glass Industries started mass production of Double Glazed Units at the same time started computerized engraving on the both mirrors and glasses
1998
Impala Glass Industries launches the latest state of the art equipment for production of laminated windscreens. The plant is fully computerized. Starting from cutting of windscreens to bending. thus ensuring high levels of accuracy, quality and production.
2000
To take business into the next millenium, Impala Glass Industries makes a giant leap by purchasing Horizontal Tampering equipment from Tamglass, Finland to produce tampered glass with a handsomely flat surface without marks or distortion.
2006
Increase in production capacity of laminated windscreens by 100%.
2008
A new laminating linAcquired furthur 4000 sq. mtrs of factory space to improve production space.
2009
A new laminating line to manufacture jumbo size laminated glass - 2.6m x 3.9m with a maximum thickness of 70mm installed.
2014
Impala started fully automatic DGU production line increasing capacity by 100%.
2016
Impala were the first in Kenya to move to next level of ingress printing - Digital Printing providing world class solution in glass art.