Hovercraft manufacturer Griffon Hoverworks have this week announced a move to the Woolston area of Southampton.
The move comes on the heals of the company winning a £32m contract to supply the Indian government with 12 of the company's 8000TD hovercraft for use by the coastguard. The contract will guaratees 3 years work for Griffon Hoverwork, including the provision of training in India and here in the UK.
The 4.37-acre site off Hazel Road includes four production bays totalling 66,500 square feet, a yard and a wharf with water access.
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