• Innovative manufacturer’s North East investment set to create ‘global success story’

    Innovative manufacturer’s North East investment set to create ‘global success story’

    The boss of an innovative manufacturer bringing more than 100 jobs to County Durham says his company is drawing talent from across the world to the North East and is on course to become a global success story.

    Alastair Hanlon, who is chief commercial officer of PragmatIC Semiconductor and originally from the North East, said work is progressing on £68m plans to bring a new factory employing 125 to the former site Wavin pipeworks at Meadowfield for production of the firm’s innovative flexible semiconductors that are thinner than a human hair and can be applied to thousands of everyday products and devices.
    Source: Chronicle Live