The Province of Ontario is partnering with MHI Canada Aerospace Inc. to invest in new equipment and upgrade its Mississauga facility, creating 90 jobs and helping to maintain 636 positions.
With support from Ontario’s Jobs and Prosperity Fund, the company is investing in new state-of-the-art equipment, upgrading its facility and training its staff. This will help the company independently support the entire Bombardier Global 5000/6000 program currently undertaken by MHI, as work will be transferred from MHI Japan to Ontario. It will also boost MHI Canada Aerospace’s competitiveness and position it as the only tier one supplier of choice for aerospace structures in Canada.
MHI Canada Aerospace Inc., a subsidiary of Japan-based Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is a leading manufacturer of major aircraft structures and assemblies. It is the only tier one aerospace supplier in Ontario capable of building complete aircraft wings, assembling the wings to the fuselage and installing systems for the two parts.
Mississauga’s aerospace sector continues to spur growth and innovation due to its dynamics of extraordinary environment, business community and exceptional talent. This integrated and expanding sector allows for sharing of resources and ongoing opportunities for convergence and synergies for further innovation. Mississauga’s aerospace cluster is comprised of airlines, aerospace manufacturing, airport services and support services for aerospace manufacturers. Together they create the number one aerospace cluster in Canada.
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About MHI Canada Aerospace (MHICA)
MHICA, a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is a Tier 1 manufacturer of major aircraft structures and assemblies, based in Mississauga, Ontario and is Global Fortune 500 Company. Its facilities include a state-of the-art manufacture and assembly facility and a supply chain and logistics centre where more than 700 highly-skilled employees work on Bombardier’s sector-leading Global 5000/6000 and Challenger 350 Business aircraft. MHICA’s technicians build and join wing assemblies and fuselage centre sections, as well as perform systems and flight control assembly installations and testing.
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