Gestamp Tallent Ltd is part of Gestamp Automocion, an international group dedicated to the design, development and manufacture of metal components and structural systems for the automotive industry. Today Gestamp Automocion is present in 22 countries and has 95 production centres across the world, employs over 25,000 people and will have an estimated turnover of €4.5billion in 2012.
In line with the demands of global Customers for a global supply network, Gestamp have a truly international business, but the British operation has remained as robust as ever. As one of seven plants within the UK, the Newton Aycliffe plant is one of the region's largest employers with a workforce of over 1400 people and a turnover in excess of £160 million per year. The size of the plant is currently 87,000m² but will increase to 111,000m² in 2012 due to a new build to support growth within the business.