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Airblast Ltd Supply Mabey Bridge Wind Turbine Tower Factory

Surface preparation and finishing firm Airblast Ltd are pleased to announce that they were key suppliers for Mabey Bridge's new state-of-the-art wind turbine tower factory in Chepstow, South Wales, as part of its £38 million investment in the renewable energy sector.

Airblast Ltd provided over 1.75 million worth of its machinery to the factory consisting of 1 Blast Booth with a full recovery floor for 4 operators, 2 Spray Booths with cure cycle, 1 Spray Booth with cure cycle and Zinc spraying capability and  Wiwa Paint application Equipment.

Airblast Ltd Managing Director Commented: “We were absolutely delighted to be involved with such a significant project which will mean this country need no longer import wind turbines from abroad, now they have the option to choose British industry suppliers”.

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Editors Notes

About Airblast Ltd
Since being established in Holland 1974, Airblast Ltd have built up a solid reputation for addressing customers’ needs. Now at the forefront of the Surface Finishing Equipment Industry, it offers a comprehensive range of equipment from Hand Blast Cabinets, Blast Room Setups, Dust Extraction Systems and a full range of Abrasives through to PPE Equipment, Paint Spray Booths, Surface Preparation and Painting Equipment.

About Mabey Bridge

Mabey Bridge brings over 160 years of bridge building expertise to the renewable energy market and this major investment makes the company the UK's only manufacturer of wind turbine towers. At full capacity the plant will be capable of producing 300 towers per annum, each up to 120m long.


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