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SAN JOSE, Calif. - Flextronics International Ltd. is expanding its European manufacturing facilities in Tab, Hungary. This state-of-the-art facility is expanding to support the company`s growing customer base in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as to meet the needs of current customers.
The company has completed phase one of the expansion, which increased the production area of the facility from 48,000 to 63,000 sq. ft.; this effectively doubled PCBA production capacity from 8,000 to 16,000 boards per day. The final phase of construction, which was scheduled to be completed by the end of last year, will add another 15,000 sq. ft. of production and office space. Flextronics also planned to add an additional 400 employees to its Tab operations by the end of 1999, bringing the total up to 1,400.