SAIC Motor UK invests £1.5m in European Design Centre

SAIC Motor UK has announced expansion plans for its European Design Centre at the company’s headquarters in Longbridge. A £1.5m investment will see the facility double in size to more than 2,000m2, as well as allow new software and equipment to be installed.

The company has also appointed a UK design director, Martin Uhlarik.

New equipment will include a visualisation suite, increased modelling facilities and a CNC five-axis milling machine.