Singapore facility to serve as a regional hub for customers of Asia Pacific
High-volume manufacturing capabilities will be completed by early 2024 and create up to 300 new jobs
$100 million part of Pall’s initial large-scale investment to drive expansion into the Asia Pacific Region
SINGAPORE, August 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pall Corporation, a leader in filtration, separation and purification technologies, today inaugurated a new $100 million state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Singaporegiving a boost to the semiconductor industry by Asia Pacific (APAC) amid a global chip shortage. When fully operational, the new plant is expected to more than double Pall’s current production capacity and strengthen its position in Singapore as a regional and global hub for a US$1 trillion industry.
“We expect the APAC region to soon overtake other markets to become an anchor in the global semiconductor industry. Today, APAC accounts for the bulk of the global semiconductor market With large-scale investments in Singaporewith Tsukuba, JapanPall is well positioned to offer substantial expertise in advanced node solutions and a broad range of technologies to meet the growing demands of chipmakers in the region,” said Mr. Naresh Narasimhanpresident of Pall Corporation.
The facility will occupy a seven-acre campus that will include more than 18,000 square meters of manufacturing and office space. High-volume manufacturing (HVM) and research and development capabilities are expected to be completed between late 2023 and early 2024.
“The $100 million The investment demonstrates Pall’s commitment to helping customers achieve extremely ambitious defect reduction goals amid a global chip shortage crisis as new technologies, such as 5G, artificial intelligence and automation, are evolving and continue to drive transformation,” he added.
Industry megatrends drive demand for semiconductors
As 5G networks become more reliable and widespread, high-stakes applications for IoT technology have become increasingly central to healthcare, manufacturing, and automotive industries, among others, driving a need urgent need for advanced semiconductors.
“For optimal chip performance and energy efficiency, it is crucial that semiconductor chips are manufactured to the highest level of purity, especially in new applications such as automotive and medical devices, where defects latent can be costly and pose potential security risks. such as telecommunications, deep tech, automotive and transportation, rely on Pall’s premium filtration solutions for every step of the manufacturing process,” said Mr. Shangaza Dasent, Vice President and General Manager of Pall’s Microelectronics business unit. “With this new site, we will integrate advanced technologies into our processes. We will hire 300 new associates in science, engineering and manufacturing.”
During the inauguration ceremony, Mr. Alvin Tan, Minister of State for Trade and Industry and for Culture, Community and Youth. He was joined by Mr. Casey MaceU.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission, to celebrate the grand opening of Pall’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Singapore.
About Pall Corporation
Pall Corporation is a filtration, separation and purification leader that provides solutions to meet the critical fluid handling needs of customers across a wide range of industries. Pall works with customers to advance health, safety and environmental friendly technologies. The company’s engineered products enable process and product innovation and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation serves customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.pall.com.