Wythenshawe closure

US firm Dresser-Rand is to close its compressor manufacturing plant at Wythenshawe near Manchester next year, with the loss of up to 358 jobs. The plant manufactures the company’s reciprocating compressor product lines for the process and oil and gas markets.

US firm Dresser-Rand is to close its compressor manufacturing plant at Wythenshawe near Manchester next year, with the loss of up to 358 jobs.

The plant manufactures the company’s reciprocating compressor product lines for the process and oil and gas markets.