Solectron Romania was established as a greenfield site in 1998 with 100 associates. Today the site is the largest private employer in Timisoara with approximately 3,500 employees. The site serves as the company’s full-service, high-volume, low-cost manufacturing center for Europe. Solectron Romania provides new product introduction, printed circuit board assembly and systems assembly for the network equipment, mobile phone, telecommunications equipment, server, PC, consumer and computer peripheral market segments.
Solectron Opens Design and Engineering Services Center in Timisoara, Romania to Serve OEMs Worldwide Business Romania December 22, 2005
Solectron Corporation, a leading provider of electronics manufacturing and integrated supply chain services, today announced the establishment of a Design and Engineering Services Center in Timisoara. The expansion of these capabilities in the Timisoara facility, Solectron’s largest plant in Europe, will focus on providing advanced collaborative design and engineering services to Solectron’s customers worldwide. Core capabilities will include electrical and mechanical design, advanced process technology, leading edge test development and failure analysis. With the addition of the Design and Engineering Services Center, Solectron Timisoara is now a full-service manufacturing center in Europe,” said Dave Purvis, executive vice president and chief technical officer, Solectron. “Furthermore, this investment underscores our commitment to the region by offering new services that expand our capabilities and enables us to deliver significant added value to our customers.”