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Investment £1m Location Birmingham Sectors Automotive
Team Member Marie Kelly

Aston-based Radshape Sheet Metal Ltd gained £1m investment from the Tooling Fund to secure essential tools needed to produce components for future Bentley vehicles. The deal will create 10 new jobs and secured another 20 to the Aston factory.

Radshape Sheet Metal Ltd support a wide range of industries that require metal fabrication parts. From prototypes to bespoke company projects, Radshape have a customer base both nationally and internationally.

Keith Chadwick, Managing Director, Radshape Sheet Metal, said:

“The support we received from Finance Birmingham has played a pivotal role in securing this new contract from Bentley and our future as a business. The funding we have received for tooling is simply unavailable from more traditional sources of finance. While this is just one contract, we hope to build a long-term relationship with the company and use our work with them to attract further contracts.”