Consolidation And Growth

New Meggitt facility opens in Southern California; to expand sensor, electronics manufacturing

Posted on September 13, 2013

Meggitt PLC and its Meggitt Sensing Systems division have opened a 17 652 m2 facility in Irvine, California, U.S.A., which houses the consolidation of operations from facilities in San Juan Capistrano, California, and Londonderry, New Hampshire.

Meggitt PLC, a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment components and smart subsystems, said it is focusing on California to expand sensor and electronics manufacturing. The company expects to grow the workforce to nearly 500 over the next five years with an investment of US$24 million.

Meggitt Sensing Systems specializes in high technology products and systems for civil and military aerospace as well as the energy, power generation, nuclear, oil and gas, industrial, laboratory measurement, automotive and space markets.