A manufacturer is expanding its facility in Stratford. Vicwest is announcing the expansion of its Stratford Centre of Excellence will be complete by the second quarter of next year. The expansion will allow the company to amalgamate and move its operations in Oakville mills to the facility Stratford. Vicwest says the streamlining of its operations will allow for shipping from one centralized location. The company makes construction products for agricultural, residential, commercial and industrial markets.