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Expansion plans approved at industrial site

期货配资股指期货配资Major plans have been approved at Sunderland and South Tyneside's International Advanced Manufacturing Park.

期货配资股指期货配资It could see a single manufacturing facility, measuring up to one million sq ft, being built at site near Nissan after planning permission was given the go-ahead.

The IAMP project is expected to create more than 7,000 jobs over the next 10 to 15 years.

French automotive supplier SNOP, South Tyneside firm Faltec and the Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing all currently work from the site.

CGI of site showing industrial buildings
IAMP North East
An artist's impression of what the site could look like after planning permission was approved