MOSCOW (MRC) -- Trelleborgís applied
technologies operation inaugurated its new purpose built facility in Retford,
England, further enhancing its polyurethane manufacturing capabilities, as per
new facility will be a Center of Excellence for Trelleborgís diversified
polyurethane component manufacturing, bringing together experience, innovation
and technology under one roof," the company said in a press
Ulf Berghult, CFO, Trelleborg Group and Councillor Jim Anderson,
Bassetlaw District Council, took part in a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially
open the facility.
"By combining our local expertise from several
Trelleborg facilities in the area into one, we will reduce our footprint and
environmental impact on the local area," said Berghult. "Our investment into
this facility demonstrates our long-standing commitment to accelerating
performance for our customers both locally and globally."
The facility in
Retford consolidates four sites; one in Retford, two in Coventry and one in
Knaresborough, into a single facility. Constructed using lean manufacturing
principles and with a focus on environmental efficiency, the 7,225 square meters
/ 77,765 square feet facility will manufacture the current product portfolio of
Trelleborgís applied technologies operation.