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RLC showcase new state of the art facility at Global Point, Newtownabbey

13 October 2017


Gordon Dyce, Director of RLC Global Point, welcomes the Mayor Councillor Paul Hamill.

Staff at RLC Global Point with the Mayor, Councillor Paul Hamill


The Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Paul Hamill, recently visited the newly developed 10,000sq m facility at Global Point Business Park, Newtownabbey. 

RLC Engineering Group Ltd is a world-class provider of components and services to the Aerospace industry. The Group provides innovative solutions to their customers’ most challenging product families through the application of optimised technologies and supply chains. Through their multi skilled teams of engineers, they create manufacturing and supply chain solutions for their customers.

Speaking to the staff and senior management team, the Mayor said:

We welcome the recent expansion of RLC to the Global Point Business Park, which reflects an investment of over £35m in the Borough. Staff are highly skilled and it is apparent that they are extremely passionate about the projects they are working on.

I am delighted to hear about the career progression opportunities available within the Company and I look forward to seeing the facility reach its full potential in the months and years ahead”.

Showcasing the new facility, Gordon Dyce, Director for Pratt and Whitney Supply Chain & RLC Global Point, comments;

“The Company operates from facilities in the UK, Isle of Man and Singapore. The most recent of which is the new state of the art factory at Global Point in Northern Ireland.

The factory at Global Point has been through a journey over the last 18 months that has seen the site develop into a fantastic manufacturing facility. The site continues to grow and expand in parallel with our workload from our blue chip aerospace customer base.

This is a key manufacturing factory, with a highly trained and capable workforce, using the latest techniques and equipment to deliver complex components to our customers. We have healthy order books and want to partner strategic vendors and supply chains in sharing in the growth for this sector and in this region”.

For further information on RLC Engineering Group Ltd, visit www.rlc-group.com