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Manufacturing expansion for CMS Cepcor

  • 22 December 2010 - 10:28

    CMS Cepcor have announced plans to substantially expand their manufacturing and distribution facilities at the company’s Coalville headquarters, in Leicestershire.

    A new purpose-built head office, crusher training centre, product development and manufacturing facility will be erected together with a substantial expansion of the company’s crusher parts distribution warehouse.

    The estimated £3 million expansion of the facilities in Coalville will be constructed on recently acquired land adjacent to the company’s existing site, providing a combined total of 1,000 square metres of office space, 5,000 square metres of indoor manufacturing, crusher assembly and distribution facilities with combined overhead craneage in excess of 120 tonnes, and 18,000 square metres of outdoor manganese wear part and crusher storage with a new 50-tonne capacity gantry yard crane.

    A spokesperson for CMS Cepcor said: ‘In recent years we have consolidated manufacture of our precision machined crusher spare parts in house and expanded of our manufacturing capacity in Coalville to help to ensure we remain the genuine alternative to the original equipment manufacturer for crusher spares and service.’

    The expansion will also facilitate increased production of the UK-manufactured Goodwin Barsby range of crushers, screens and feeders at the company’s Coalville site.