(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) April 11, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett joined Elemaster U.S., a global mechatronics services provider, today to celebrate the grand opening of a new high-tech electronic equipment design and manufacturing facility in Duluth, Gwinnett County, Georgia.
The new facility, located at 3400 Rivergreen Court in the City of Duluth, is dedicated to the manufacturing of printed circuit board assemblies and turn-key products destined for rail, transit, medical, and industrial sectors. The new location currently houses 40 staff members with a planned growth of an additional 20 jobs in 2019 and up to 50 additional jobs by 2020. The site represents a $3M investment that includes manufacturing equipment and advanced multimedia conference rooms used for worldwide customer communications.
“The new Duluth location consolidates our global footprint and supports Elemaster’s growth and strategic expansion efforts across the U.S.,” said Gualtiero Magni, Corporate Project Manager, Elemaster Group. “Gwinnett county is home to a rich, diverse talent pool and provides businesses with excellent options for hiring and growth.”
The new Elemaster U.S. facility will allow the company to support important new market opportunities and provide local original design and electronic manufacturing services to better serve their current customers.
“On behalf of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, I would like to congratulate Elemaster on the grand opening of their new manufacturing facility in Gwinnett County,” said Nico Wijnberg Director of International Investment at the Georgia Department of Economic Development. “We have become a magnet for international companies who are looking to expand their U.S. footprint, and we are excited to welcome Elemaster to Georgia.”
“The addition of Elemaster to the growing number of advanced manufacturing and technology companies in Gwinnett proves that we are a premier location for these high-demand industries,” said Gwinnett County Commission Chair Charlotte Nash. “This new location will allow Elemaster to better serve their customers and gain access to new markets.”
In operation since 1978, Elemaster is a one-stop-shop and global player in the high-tech sector including rail, medical, automotive, avionics, industrial, and energy sector solutions. It is headquartered in Milan, Italy with global locations in Germany, Belgium, France, Romania, Tunisia, China, and India. Elemaster is certified ISO 14001 and was awarded Deloitte’s Best Managed Companies in 2018.
“We’re very proud to be the U.S. based operations for Elemaster,” said Nancy Harris, Mayor of the City of Duluth. “They are an excellent company and leader in the high-tech space. We’re excited about the jobs they will bring to our community and look forward to seeing them grow.”
Senior Director of Economic Development, Andrew Carnes, represented Partnership Gwinnett in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Georgia EMC, Georgia Power and Rodl & Partners on the project expansion.
“Elemaster is a worldwide leader in advanced manufacturing, one of our target industries for the county. We’re very pleased to have them here and look forward to their continued success in Gwinnett,” said Andrew Carnes, Senior Director of Economic Development for Partnership Gwinnett.
For more information, or to learn how to get involved in local economic development efforts, please visit www.partnershipgwinnett.com.
Founded in 1978, Elemaster stands out in the competitive scenario as Mechatronics Service Provider, offering to its own Clients services of design and manufacture of high-tech electronic equipment. Today Elemaster stands on the market as a One Stop Shop for its Customers who are the major global players in the high-tech sectors such as railways, avionics, medical, automotive, industrial and energy sectors. To learn more about Elemaster, please visit www.elemaster.com.
About Partnership Gwinnett
Partnership Gwinnett is a public-private initiative dedicated to bringing new jobs and capital investment to Gwinnett County, Georgia. Since 2006, Partnership Gwinnett has worked with its local partners to attract and retain jobs, cultivate capital investment, support educational institutions, foster workforce development and contribute to the exceptional quality of life found in Gwinnett. Fueled by the support of over one hundred companies, municipalities, Gwinnett County, K-12 and higher education systems, the mission of Partnership Gwinnett is to strengthen the community’s diverse economy to compete in the global marketplace and position Gwinnett as the premiere place to live, work and play.
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