Boeing’s £40m manufacturing facility opens

Aircraft manufacturing giant Boeing has officially opened its first European manufacturing facility in Sheffield. The new Fabrication factory, which represents a Boeing investment of more than £40m, makes actuation system components for the 737 and 767 passenger jets from raw materials sourced in the UK. The 6,200 sq m Boeing Sheffield site is situated alongside the University of Sheffield’s Factory 2050, part of its Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). At full capacity, Boeing Sheffield will produce thousands of ... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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