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New Defender Production Facility

December 30, 2019  |   By

Andron Handling successfully delivers manipulators for Jaguar Land-Rover’s new Defender production facility in Nitra, Slovakia.

Andron Handling was awarded large orders from Jaguar Land-Rover and also several tier 1 suppliers for turnkey supply of manipulators, production tooling and structural steelwork.

A complete package was required including project management, design, manufacture, delivery, installation, commissioning and aftersales support.

The successful completion of this project highlights our ability to design, manufacture deliver and support large scale, complex projects

Over eighty systems were supplied for the new Defender production facility, including industrial manipulators for body in white, trim and final, chassis line and hybrid electric vehicle components, structural steelwork, jigs and fixtures, operator and maintenance training facilities, and more. All equipment was designed and manufactured in our Marlow, UK factory before being shipped to site for commissioning by Andron’s on site engineers.