MP Welcomes Local Business Investment

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald welcomed a £ 1 million investment in local engineering business Chasestead.  Oliver was invited to visit the Letchworth plant of Chasestead Limited at Icknield Way East in the Garden City, where he met Chief Executive Richard Wilson and was able to view the new laser machine, which is able to make complex parts for the automotive industry in seconds.

Commenting, Oliver Heald said, “We are lucky to have so many high quality engineering businesses in Letchworth Garden City and I welcome this new investment of £ 1 million in this state of the art laser machine.  Richard Wilson was able to explain his investment plans and the company is moving from strength to strength.”

The photograph shows Oliver and Richard Wilson in front of the laser machine.


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