Panattoni Europe, Poland's leader in the industrial real estate market, has laid the cornerstone for a production hall for RECARO Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. The new investment featuring a total space of 10,700 sqm will be built in Świebodzin.
On 3 November 2011, the cornerstone was laid for the construction of a manufacturing facility dedicated to RECARO Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. - one of the world's largest manufacturers of economy-class aircraft seats. The ceremony was attended by: the Mayor of Świebodzin - Dariusz Bekisz, Świebodzin Poviat Staroste - Zbigniew Szumski, General Manager of RECARO Aicraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. - Uwe Köthe, Partner of RECARO Group - Martin Putsch, as well as the project developer - Panattoni Europe, represented by: Robert Dobrzycki - Managing Partner for Central and Eastern Europe Panattoni and Marek Foryński - BTS Group Managing Director at Panattoni Europe.
Panattoni Europe's new investment for RECARO Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. is an industrial facility featuring a total space of 10,700 sqm, of which 8,800 sqm will be dedicated to manufacturing and storing aircraft seats. The remaining space at the facility (1,900 sqm) will serve as offices and staff space. Project completion is planned for Q2 of 2012.
"Thanks to this investment, RECARO Aircraft Seating will be able to fill new orders and keep developing innovative seating solutions" - said Uwe Köthe, General Manager of Recaro Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o.
The new production hall for RECARO Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. will be built in Świebodzin, at ul. Łużycka. It is part of the regional road no 276, running from Świebodzin to Krosno Odrzańskie. Świebodzin has a strategic location in western Poland. It lies at the intersection of the national road no 2 dissecting Poland from east to west (Terespol-Świecko) with the national road no S3 which links the north-west of Poland with the south-west (running from Świnoujście to the border crossing to the Czech Republic in Jakuszyce). In Poland, the S3 - once completed - will run for 500 km and connect such cities as Szczecin, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Zielona Góra, Legnica. RECARO Aircraft Seating Polska Sp. z o.o. is already based in Świebodzin, with the head office at ul. Sobieskiego, merely a few kilometres from the new factory.