Florida Turbine Technologies establish UK base in Derby

Florida Turbine Technologies has opened its UK base in Derby, a move secured by the city’s inward investment company Marketing Derby, the team from Connect Derby and a grant from Derby City Council.

FTT are a Florida-based aerospace company specialising in engineering, developing and testing of turbines and other components for military and commercial aircraft, space propulsion and other industries including power stations.

The move has been supported by a £165,440 grant from the £20m Derby Enterprise Growth Fund which is funded by the government’s Regional Growth Fund and run by Derby City Council.