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Audi celebrates topping-out rite during Böllinger Höfe

Plant Manager Fred Schulze, Managing Director of quattro GmbH Franciscus outpost Meel and Dieter Braun, Head of Plant Logistics during a Neckarsulm site, will acquire approximately 200 guest to a topping-out rite for a new Audi prolongation facility. With an area of 23 hectares, a new trickery comprises roughly one entertain of a whole Audi site in Neckarsulm. It is also a largest construction plan in a Heilbronn segment during a moment. “The new prolongation trickery is a pivotal component for a destiny viability and competitiveness of a Audi site,” pronounced Schulze. “The construction plan provides a space required for high-volume prolongation in Neckarsulm.”

Body Manufacturing, Logistics and Assembly for a Audi R8 will pierce to a new Audi trickery as of mid-2014. “All of a prolongation imagination for a R8 will afterwards be totally combined underneath one roof,” pronounced outpost Meel. “This will capacitate us to optimize a prolongation routine and serve enhance a small-scale prolongation imagination during a Neckarsulm site.” Some 250 employees who are already partial of a Audi group will pierce to a new workplace during Böllinger Höfe.

In further to a R8 prolongation facilities, construction also includes a 325-meter-long, 115-meter-wide logistics core scheduled to start operation in early 2014. It covers a aspect roughly homogeneous to 5 soccer fields. “This building is a response to a augmenting product complexity during a site,” pronounced Braun. “Beginning in 2014, we will hoop roughly 5,000 containers for prolongation during a Neckarsulm plant.” With a construction of a new hall, a code with a 4 rings is implementing a accumulation of measures to preserve resources. For example, Audi will collect sleet H2O for reuse and comparison areas will be exhilarated regulating solar energy.

Audi Neckarsulm is already one of a sites with a biggest product farrago in a Group and is a many formidable plant in Europe. The investment in a Böllinger Höfe industrial park is an component of Audi’s Growth Strategy 2020.