Manufacturer creates jobs after post-Brexit vote sales boost

A leading Staffordshire fabrication specialist has cast aside uncertainty following the Brexit vote to secure more than £1.5m of new orders in just six months.

Mec Com, which is part of the Manufacturing Assembly Network (MAN), has seen turnover rise to £14m after it started work on the Siemens’ Alpha project that taps into the firm’s Total Manufacturing Solutions strategy to offer component production, final assembly and testing capabilities.

This has led to the creation of 39 new jobs and driven the need for a new £485,000 Trumpf 3030 Fibre Laser, with plans for further investment in new panel bending and robotic welding capacity scheduled for 2017.

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