Bosch UK opens new north of England facility

Bosch UK’s new £1.2 million Wakefield facility – which consolidates the firm’s three north of England sites into one location – has now opened its doors.

The new factory – which brings together Bosch Rexroth, its industrial drives and controls company, and Worcester, Bosch Group, its heating and hot-water solutions company will provide customer service and support to its Bosch Rexroth mechanical engineering customers and training to its installers in the heating and hot-water sector.

Bosch Rexroth will design and manufacture hydraulic systems for many industry sectors, including marine, offshore and bulk materials handling, at its state-of-the-art Wakefield site. The site will also be a base for hydraulic training and courses which will be run throughout the year.