EDM's starts construction on Manchester-based facility

EDM has begun construction work on its new BPS1.3 million manufacturing facility in a turf-cutting ceremony at the company´s headquarters near Manchester, England, the company said.

The company said the 18,000 square feet structure is being built to meet the demands of the company´s increasing order book and will host up to 40 employees, providing necessary resources to manufacture its full range of training simulators for defence and civil aviation customers. The new facility is expected to be completed by March 2017.

EDM is a global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation, defence, rail and other industries.