A LEADING design, manufacturer and supplier of ground support equipment to the aviation industry in Redditch has announced a significant expansion of its manufacturing and production facility to meet customer demand.
Newbow Aerospace’s new facility will see the company’s production capacity double, increase its workforce by 30 per cent and introduce significant new product development for their leading-edge manufacturing, fabrication and assembly of their products.
Work has already commenced at the extended facility, located off Meir Road from Old Forge Drive, and is due to be completed by Spring 2019.
The company currently employs 20 people and managing director Ron Wilson said: “We are delighted to announce this significant expansion that will underpin the company’s desire to be the preferred supplier in innovated and industry leading ground support equipment.
“Supplied worldwide, supported locally is our ethos in delivering what our customers want.”
Newbow Aerospace, founded in 1964, is a leading design, manufacturer and supplier of aircraft ground support equipment and tooling for commercial and defence aviation worldwide.
Located on the Park Farm industrial estate here in Redditch, it offers a global strategic partner network covering sales and after sales services throughout Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific and USA.