27 April 2012
27 April 2012
Royal Engineered Composites (Royal) has procured long-lead materials for the installation of a 12’x30’ autoclave.
According to Royal, this is part of their endeavour to increase capacity and stay ahead of the growth curve in the aerospace industry. Royal is expecting to install the autoclave in November 2012. “We are expecting to increase our production in the near future and are investing in Royal’s future growth” said Jarrod Ridge, Business Development Manager at Royal. “Royal has seen an increased number of potential opportunities from both current and prospective customers and we are gearing up for an escalation in sales.”
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