Merlin Gerin opens £11m centre

Schneider company Merlin Gerin has opened an £11m manufacturing, research and development centre in Leeds for medium-voltage switchgear, increasing capacity from 10,000 units per year to 15,000 units, which the company expects could raise turnover from £45m to £75m. The investment followed rising demand from British regional electricity companies and growth in the Middle East, […]

Schneider company Merlin Gerin has opened an £11m manufacturing, research and development centre in Leeds for medium-voltage switchgear, increasing capacity from 10,000 units per year to 15,000 units, which the company expects could raise turnover from £45m to £75m. The investment followed rising demand from British regional electricity companies and growth in the Middle East, Pacific Rim and African markets.