GFG Alliance granted planning permission for new wheel factory next to Fort William aluminium smelter

GFG Alliance has been granted full planning permission for a new 400-worker alloy wheel factory next to the Liberty British Aluminium smelter at Fort William, Scotland, the company said.

The new plant, part of a £120 million ($170 million) investment by GFG at Fort William, will utilize aluminium from the adjacent smelter. Liberty is a part of British group GFG Alliance, the investment vehicle owned by entrepreneur Sanjeev Gupta.

The company expects the site to...

Published

Justin Yang

January 31, 2018

17:44 GMT

London