ASE Breaks Ground on K25 Factory Building in Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, April 3, 2018 - The ASE Group broke ground today on its latest factory building – K25, located in the Nantze Export Processing Zone 2 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The building is scheduled to be completed in the year 2020 and is expected to create more than 1800 job opportunities.
The K25 building will be ASE’s state of the art facility with a high degree of automation, intelligent manufacturing processes and smart logistics. K25 will have a total of 355, 800 square feet of floor space that will be used to research, develop and manufacture advanced semiconductor chips in applications for IoT, robotics, data science, artificial intelligence, self driving vehicles, high end graphics and more. The design and layout of building K25 has been carefully planned using local and global green standards, fulfilling the company’s commitment to corporate sustainability.
The ground breaking ceremony today was officiated by Chen Chu, Mayor of Kaohsiung and Jason Chang, Chairman and CEO of ASE.
About The ASE Group
The ASE Group is among the leading providers of independent semiconductor manufacturing services in assembly, test, materials and design manufacturing. As a global leader geared towards meeting the industry’s ever growing needs for faster, smaller and higher performance chips, the Group develops and offers a wide portfolio of technology and solutions including IC test program design, front-end engineering test, wafer probe, wafer bump, substrate design and supply, wafer level package, flip chip, system-in-package, final test and electronic manufacturing services through USI Inc and its subsidiaries, members of the ASE Group. For more information about the ASE Group, visit www.aseglobal.com or twitter @asegroup_global.