Clearview National November 2017 - Issue 192 - Page 72

ALUMINIUMEXTRA Leading manufacturer set to open another new factory In what marks another major investment, one of the UK’s fastest growing fabricators has opened its third factory. » » THE TWR GROUP’S acquisition of its new 17,000- sq. ft. factory comes only one year after the company opened its 25,000-sq. ft. premises in Peterlee. The latest factory - which is next door to its HQ in Peterlee - has been acquired by TWR to house production of its recently launched eternAL bi-fold door, a popular system aimed at helping installers capitalise on demand for premium aluminium systems. The factory will also be used to house the production of the dual-colour production facility, which will be operational from January 2018. 72 » N OV 2017 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M The new factory follows the roll-out of several new products and investments over the past 12 months. Last year TWR brought Stratus Roofs and Warmcore to market. The company also invested in a state-of-the-art colour facility – which enables customers to receive dual- coloured aluminium bi-folding doors record fast lead times. The factory will become TWR’s third manufacturing site, joining the existing 25,000 sq. ft. factory in Peterlee and its longstanding and original factory in Sunderland.