Ambitious plans for the future of John Reid & Sons Ltd (REIDsteel) have received a major boost with the green light for development of its site in Christchurch.
The company obtained planning approval from BCP Council for up to 167 homes on its four-acre site off Fairmile Road in Christchurch.
It paves the way for our relocation to a state-of-the-art new facility proposed near Bournemouth Airport.
BCP Council’s planning committee gave the go-ahead for the residential scheme, which will also include parking and access.
Now we will market the site for a developer to build the homes after it relocates.
REIDsteel managing director Simon Boyd said: “This was a fantastic decision and a great start to 2020 for us.
“It will unlock the other steps which we need to follow for our relocation to the new manufacturing facility near Bournemouth Airport.
“The new site is absolutely vital for the future of our company and will allow us to significantly increase […]