China, Xiamen: ABB has officially opened its new ABB Xiamen Hub in the city’s Torch Hi-Tech Industrial Park, a $300 million investment which is the companies largest innovation and manufacturing site in the world.
The new site integrates R&D, engineering, manufacturing, sales and service, as well as supply chain management and corporate functions, the company stated in the press release.
It will focus primarily on the development and manufacturing of products and solutions for ABB’s Electrification Products and Power Grids divisions.
The new hub is home to one of ABB’s largest R&D centers for low-voltage electrical systems as well as a 1,200 kV ultra-high voltage test lab, the highest voltage level in China.
The company has also launched Technology Experience Center in the north building of the Hub, which will give customers the opportunity to experience first-hand the company’s technologies.