Global electronic contract manufacturer expanding in Round Rock
The Round Rock Chamber announced today that East/West Manufacturing Enterprises will build a 43,000 square foot facility to expand its capability in the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry. The new facility will be located at 1974 Steam Way in Round Rock and will produce high-quality Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assemblies, custom cables, and electrical/mechanical assemblies for multiple industries globally.
“We are excited to build a new state-of-the-art facility in Round Rock” said Andy Salo, CEO of East/West. “As our customers’ needs have expanded, so has our need for a greater footprint. We have been incredibly impressed with the pro-business environment and welcoming nature of the Round Rock Chamber and City Council.”
East/West expects to retain thirty jobs and add at least thirty new jobs in Round Rock over the next five years. The company also plans to invest significantly in Round Rock including the construction of a new facility and new equipment.
“We are excited to welcome East/West Manufacturing to Round Rock as they expand their operations,” Mayor Craig Morgan said. “I am proud that our community continues to be a destination for companies seeking to grow and create jobs.”
East/West provides solutions for the industrial, medical, aerospace and defense, and automotive markets. They will be located in an industrial park that also includes ThermaSol Steam Bath Company and Odyssey Technical Solutions.
The addition of East/West Manufacturing represents the capstone announcement for an already strong year for new businesses announced,” said Jason Ball, the chamber’s president and CEO. “This company is a supplier to a huge diversity of products and industries making it stable and poised for growth even in uncertain times. We can’t wait to see what they do in Round Rock.”
About East/West Manufacturing. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, East/West Manufacturing Enterprises provides world-class Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) including high-quality PCB assemblies, custom cables and electrical/mechanical assemblies for many industries globally. The company works with OEMs and electronics companies to meet customer needs ranging from quick turn, low-volume prototypes to contract manufacturing for high-volume production. For more information see https://www.ewme.com.
About the Round Rock Chamber
The Round Rock Chamber is the economic generator for its thriving community. The chamber initiates programs that create a dynamic business climate and improved quality of life through innovative community partnerships and invested business leaders. For more information visit, roundrockchamber.org.