Trebor Developments appointed to develop major research and development and manufacturing facility in Newport

Trebor Developments has exchanged a Development Agreement with KLA Corporation to develop their new high-tech manufacturing, research and development and office facility in Newport, South Wales.

The building of 210,000 sq ft will represent c.$100 million investment by KLA in their expansion plans, providing new state-of-the-art innovation centre and facilities for up to 750 staff.

Trebor have appointed Andrew Scott Ltd as main Contractor, with work on site commenced at the start of January 2023 and completion expected in early 2025 followed by the completion of specialist technical manufacturing fit out.

Bob Tattrie, Managing Partner of Trebor, commented: “We are delighted to have been appointed as Developer for this prestigious project. A great deal of effort has taken place by all parties to bring the project forward on a fast-track basis and reach the stage of implementation on site. We look forward to working with KLA and Andrew Scott Ltd to deliver the construction phase.

We are honoured to be supporting KLA in their UK expansion, with this very significant project.”