GMI hunts local suppliers for Rotherham stadium

Published:  20 May, 2011

ROTHERHAM: GMI Construction expects local suppliers to work with the firm on its new £20m stadium for Rotherham United.

GMI is hosting a 'Meet the Contractor' event on Tuesday, 31 May at Magna in Rotherham where it will outline work opportunities on the stadium.

The design and build stadium will occupy the former Guest and Chrimes foundry site in Rotherham.

Paul Whitaker, commercial director at GMI said: "We have received tremendous support over the years and we recognise the shared value that can be gained by working collaboratively with local suppliers where ever possible."

Yorkshire based suppliers, including merchants and other specialist suppliers are invited to attend. To register your interest for the event e.mail: csnevents@leedsmet.ac.uk or tel: 0113 812 1902.

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