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CAF Meet the Buyer event

30th January 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spanish manufacturer CAF (Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles) has confirmed it will start building trains in a new factory in south Wales. A ‘Meet the Buyer’ event for CAF will take place on 30 January 2018 at the Celtic Manor Resort, Newport. CAF are keen to maximise UK suppliers within their supply chain and are looking for business that can supply the following materials:

fibre-reinforced plastic (FRP) parts: window frames, train front ends, bogie covers, cabinets and other interior FRP parts

passenger and driver seats

windows and glazing

sheet metal parts, such as ceilings

casting parts

metal rubber parts and anti-roll bar systems

machined parts (suppliers with capacity to machine profiles)

lighting systems

windscreen wiper systems


And the following systems:


HV protection and earthing switches

current and voltage transducers

passenger Information Systems and CCTV

heat and ventilation

exterior doors

fire detection systems

This is an invitation only event.

If you would like to be considered by CAF to ‘Meet The Buyer’ then please fill in the attached Expression Of Interest Form and return it to Mike Gillard at mgillard@industrywales.com no later than Friday 15 December 2017.


30th January 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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