100 new employment with poultry enterprise enlargement

The chilled and cold storage facility

Plans submitted by architectural, arranging and setting up surveying practice, Cassidy + Ashton for the remaining period of Midland-primarily based Salisbury Poultry’s undertaking have been accepted by Wolverhampton Council.

The ultimate phase of the a few-phase job at the Murdoch Highway web-site consists of an 11,000 sq metres intent-developed chilled and chilly retail store, and despatch facility to meet up with the projected long term requirements of the business and increase efficiency.

Salisbury Poultry has far more than 800 employees and once-a-year turnover in excessive of £130m.

Immediately after a immediate period of time of advancement, it embarked on a major growth task in 2020 involving both equally building of new and enhanced services. The 3-stage job, which is anticipated to be thoroughly finished in 2023, will end result in the development of the a lot more than 100 jobs.

Cassidy + Ashton will now acquire ahead the authorised ideas and appoint contractors, with building anticipated to commence by the summertime.

Stage two of the undertaking involving a 3-storey extension to give expanded manufacturing capability and a modern day place of work at Salisbury’s Vulcan Street web site in Bilston, is even now underneath development and is envisioned to be concluded by September.

Person Evans, director at Cassidy + Ashton, said: “This has been a key enlargement project spanning several yrs. We are very pleased to have supported Salisbury Poultry on quite a few fronts from the early design and arranging stages through to completion. As a multidisciplinary practice we stand effectively-geared up to provide professional guidance for massive industrial jobs these as this one.

“Not only will the new services planned for Salisbury’s Murdoch Highway web page supply a far more powerful procedure, they will also set a precedent for further regeneration in the broader area.”

Mulkh Mehta, director at Salisbury Poultry, explained: “Over the earlier 5 several years there has been a fast increase in need in the food industry. Our organization has wanted to mature exponentially in excess of a limited interval of time to reinforce our position in the market.

“We have manufactured a good financial commitment in bringing our organization to the forefront of the food stuff processing sector, and our enlargement options also guarantee the development of work opportunities in the Midlands location, which is a wonderful strengthen to the nearby financial system.”

Set up in 1989, Salisbury Poultry supplies various current market sectors such as prepared meal producers as nicely as wholesale, retail and catering firms. In addition to its United kingdom market place the organization exports merchandise to regions such as Europe, Africa and Asia.