The company says it had to uproot several trees in order to build the new state-of-the-art factory and, as a form of recompense to nature, GRI decided to plant as many trees as it had to remove for the building.
A primary mission of the new location will be the acceleration of new and disruptive technologies in the company’s strategic areas of focus: sustainable mobility and the cockpit of the future.
“This new location allows us to reach new customers, and increase our service levels to existing customers,” said Mike Harris, senior vice president of sales and branch operations.
The new center is one of the first of its kind in the SUV industry to offer a turn-key custom design experience that enables clients to create a true, one-off Defender.
Axalta Customer Experience Center Opens To Praise From United States Senators, Congressmen And Local Officials
The Customer Experience Center is a 36,000-square-foot training and conference complex designed to serve Axalta’s refinish, transportation OEM and industrial customers.
With this start-up, Honeywell says the plant has become the world’s largest site for producing HFO-1234yf, sold commercially as Solstice yf.
The Maaco in Mansfield, Texas, south of the Dallas-Fort Worth area, co-hosted a ribbon-cutting event with the Mansfield Chamber of Commerce for community partners on Thursday, March 9. It is the 17th location in the Dallas market.
Purchase of the site was first approved in October 2015 and groundbreaking took place in November 2015. The full build schedule took eight months to complete, which included moving, installation and recalibration of all the test equipment.