EIZO Completes Construction on Factory in Japan for Manufacturing Medical and Industrial Monitors
Hakusan, Japan, February 2, 2016 – EIZO Corporation (TSE: 6737) announced that it has completed construction on a $25 million (3 billion Japanese yen) factory at its headquarters in Hakusan, Japan for manufacturing medical and industrial monitors. The new factory is EIZO’s second at its headquarters and fourth in Japan. The company also has manufacturing facilities in Germany, China, and the United States.
The five-story, 15,000 square-meter (161,000 square-foot) factory increases EIZO’s production capacity in Japan by 30% and allows it to expand its business by meeting an increasing worldwide demand for its medical and industrial monitors. Operation begins in June 2016.
To maximize the production efficiency, the new factory is connected to an adjacent factory by corridors on three floors.
180 kW solar panels placed on the roof and 250 kW solar panels at ground level nearby will generate solar power.
EIZO (TSE:6737), which means image in Japanese, is a visual technology company that develops and manufactures high-end display solutions. EIZO integrates hardware and software technologies with consulting, web hosting, and other services to help customers in business, graphics, gaming, medicine, maritime, air traffic control, and other fields work more comfortably, efficiently, and creatively. Headquartered in Hakusan, Japan, EIZO has R&D and manufacturing facilities in Japan, China, Germany, and the US, and representation in more than 80 countries.
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