Teknos have moved to move to a new large new facility in Bicester. A new Coatings Application Centre forms an important part of the new facility.
The new Bicester warehouse and office premises has a 33,000 sq. metre footprint overall and is home to all of Teknos GBI’s core business functions with 22 people currently employed there out of the company’s 34 total employees in the UK and ROI.
The Coatings Application Centre includes a paint mixing room, spray booth, flash-off area for drying coated items, and a cutting room for cutting timber and other substrates. The specialist facilities will include a roller coater, infra-red drying oven, forced-air drying oven, UV drying oven, sanding heads and a profile spray line.
Speaking at the opening event Emma Moore, MD of Teknos GBI said, “Not only are we in brand new offices, we also have a host of new and innovative products to bring to market such as Pento Fluid Silverwood for the cladding market and the FIRA ‘Severe’-rated Platin 4545 for furniture and flooring. Building on our success in the industrial wood and joinery sector, we’re also bringing our industrial paints for GRP and PVC to window and door manufacturers.”