Investing in power and control

TT Electronics’ Power and Control business has opened its new research, development and manufacturing facility in Rochdale, Manchester. TT Electronics states this is a strategic investment in power electronics for mission- critical aerospace and defence technology.

TT Electronics’ vice president and general manager, Matt Yeates, said: “TT’s recent acquisitions of the Power Supply business from Excelitas, Torotel and Ferranti Power and Control have enhanced our customer portfolio as well
as significantly strengthening our engineering capability in both the UK and US. The new
facility will not only support new employment opportunities in the Rochdale/Manchester area but will provide increased manufacturing capacity as a direct response to our customers’ needs.”

The site aligns with TT’s aim to continuously invest in its global facilities and offer greater supply chain leverage and engineering capabilities to its customers. The facility isfully operational and will provide a significant increase in capacity for customers in the UK for power electronics and mission-critical aerospace and defence technology.