Ningbo, China, 30th January 2024 – Auger Torque, a global leader in earthmoving attachments, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new, cutting-edge manufacturing facility in Ningbo, China. This strategic expansion marks a significant milestone in the company's commitment to innovation, efficiency, and global growth.
The Auger Torque China Manufacturing Facility, spanning 100,000 square feet, represents a state-of-the-art operation equipped with the latest technologies and sustainable practices to meet the increasing demands of the market. This facility will play a crucial role in supporting the company's mission to deliver high-quality products to its global customers.
Key features of the new facility includes:
Advance Technology Integration: The facility is equipped with the latest manufacturing technologies, including; welding robots, 25 customised welding bays, weld manipulators, and a three stage prime, paint and dry painting line with 290 meter long chain, ensuring precision, speed, and efficiency in the production process.
Environmental Sustainability: Auger Torque is committed to environmental responsibility, and the new facility incorporates eco-friendly practices, including energy-efficient systems using solar panels throughout the site and waste reduction initiatives.
Workforce Development: With over 100 members of staff, the company recognises the importance of skilled talent and undertakes training programs and professional development initiatives, as well as employment opportunities for the local community.
Strategic Location: Only 20 minutes from Ningbo airport and 50 minutes to Beilun Port, the new location was chosen strategically to enhance logistical efficiency and reduce lead times, further improving the company's ability to meet customer demands.
Leon Lou, General Manager, Auger Torque China, "The opening of our China Manufacturing Facility emphasises our dedication to serving our Worldwide customers. This expansion allows us to leverage the immense potential of the Chinese market, enhance our global supply chain, and contribute to the local economy”.
The grand opening ceremony, which took place on Sunday 28th January 2024 was attended by Group CEO of Auger Torque, Alistair Brydon, John Hu, Vice-Chairman, Auger Torque China, along with government officials, and industry leaders, reflecting the importance of this momentous occasion.