CIRCOR Aerospace Machining Center Grand Opening Held in Corona, California
CORONA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/13 -- CIRCOR Aerospace
celebrated the grand opening of their Corona, California Machining
Center of Excellence on Friday, September 20.
Scott Buckhout, CIRCOR International President and CEO and Michael
Dill, CIRCOR Aerospace Group Vice President led the ribbon-cutting
ceremony. Attendees included California State Assemblyman Eric Linder
(60th District), a special video message from U.S. Congressman Ken
Calvert (CA) and attendance by his Deputy Director Jolyn Murphy,
Chief of Staff John Field from Riverside County Supervisor John
Tavaglione's (2nd District) office, and representatives from
California Senator Richard D. Roth's (31st District) offices as well
as members from the Corona Chamber of Commerce. Following the
ceremony, all guests attended a tour of the new facility.
The state of the art machining facility holds the critical machining
processes for the West Coast fluidic control, actuation, and landing
gear product lines. Completed in June of 2013, the new facility has
72,000 square feet of manufacturing floor space. CIRCOR's two Corona
facilities feature a combined footprint of over 187,000 square feet
and include Engineering, Design, Research and Development,
Manufacturing, and Assembly and Test.
"This represents another important achievement on our continuing
journey toward operational excellence at CIRCOR Aerospace. We would
like to recognize the hard work from our collective teams engaged in
this project which achieved every established target," noted CIRCOR
Aerospace Group Vice President, Michael Dill.
"Our efforts and hard work are paying off. At a time when our
economic climate nationally and in the Inland Empire is challenged
with budget shortfalls, sequestration cuts and cities declaring
bankruptcy, I am proud that we are bucking the trend and creating
jobs for the city of Corona and the Southern California region,"
noted Scott Buckhout, CIRCOR International, Inc. President and CEO.
About CIRCOR Aerospace Products Group
CIRCOR Aerospace Products Group is focused on the design,
development, and manufacture of specialty fluidic control, actuation,
and aircraft landing gear systems for demanding aerospace and defense
applications. CIRCOR Aerospace provides a full range of fluid
controls and electro-mechanical controls, actuation systems, manifold
assemblies, and complete landing gear systems. CIRCOR Aerospace has
business units located in California, Ohio, New York; Paris and
Chemille, France; Tangier, Morocco and Suzhou, China.
Parent company CIRCOR International is headquartered in Burlington,
Massachusetts and the CIRCOR Aerospace Products group is
headquartered in Corona, California.
CIRCOR Aerospace, Inc.
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