Bedlington firm unveils major expansion
An electronics firm has expanded its state-of-the-art facility in Bedlington.
TT Electronics has unveiled its new clean room expansion as part of a major milestone in its multi-year site investment project.
Officials at the global provider of engineered electronics for performance-critical applications were delighted with the new facilities.
The recent completed work increases TT’s manufacturing and operational capability to support the enhanced production of the microelectronics, sensors and specialist components designed and developed on site.
The opening of the new, ISO 7 clean room, which measures over 1,000sq m, represents a major milestone and is the latest phase of an investment project which has seen £1.6m already put in place to modernise, redevelop, and increase capacity.
Richard Tyson, CEO, TT Electronics, said: “The investment in to our Bedlington site over recent years has developed the facility in to a truly world class operation.
"We’re delighted to begin supporting new and existing customers with this increased capability.”
David Fellows, Operations General Manager of TT Electronics Bedlington, said: “Our Bedlington team have always had a reputation for operational excellence.
"With the expansion of the facility and the opening of our new clean room, we’re looking to maintain that same high level of manufacturing capability with increased scalability to more rapidly support our customers around the world with the high-reliability solutions they need for their critical programs.”