Magna Announces New Aluminum Casting Facility in United Kingdom

Magna International Inc., Aurora, Ontario, Canada, announced it will build a new aluminum casting facility in Telford, United Kingdom. The plant will be approximately 225,000 sq. ft. and create up to 295 jobs when at full capacity.

The facility will support Jaguar Land Rover.

Construction is expected to begin later this year, and production is expected to start in 2018.

The facility will use high pressure vacuum diecasting to produce aluminum castings.