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Phoenix Contact opens new Development and Manufacturing facility for the Americas

10/03/2014

Company adds 125,000 square feet to increase engineering and production capabilities

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – Phoenix Contact officially opened its newly expanded U.S. Development and Manufacturing (D&M) facility in Lower Swatara Township, Pa., today. The company recently finished construction on a 125,000-square-foot addition to better accommodate its growing workforce and the increased demand for locally manufactured products.

With the thee-story addition, Phoenix Contact’s U.S. headquarters now encompasses 360,000 square feet. The new space includes 50,000 square feet of production and support space; 50,000 square feet of office and lab space; and 25,000 square feet for an expanded cafeteria/kitchen, training rooms, wellness office, and room for the new combined cooling, heating and power (CCHP) system.

More than 80 customers and other guests attended the celebration. The event began with presentations and a ribbon-cutting ceremony, followed by tours of the new engineering labs, offices and the manufacturing floor.


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