onsemi expands operations with a 3000 square-metre facility.
The new centre announced by onsemi on the 4th of October 2022 encompasses the entire new-product development cycle, covering a wide range of activities such as integrated circuits design, layout, test development, applications, technology development, project management and product marketing.
This 3000 square-meter design centre in Bucharest, Romania is for semiconductor chips. With hi-tech laboratories intended for high temperature and high endurance use, isolated drivers for automotive applications and high precision parts for intelligent sensing, it is located at The Light One campus.It also grows with more than 100 employees working at the location.
Brian Pickard, vice president, of Power Solutions Group at onsemi said, “Having the entire development cycle in one place enables closer collaboration that speeds up the process from innovative idea and development to delivery to the customer. The new design centre also offers more career opportunities for our exceptional team in Romania while attracting new talent that is eager to drive technology breakthroughs for a sustainable future.”
The centre also is an ideal location to provide opportunities to bright students who are interested in developing their skill sets. It is an ideal location for the university, where onsemi experts are already teaching the latest trends in electronic design and technologies. The larger, more dynamic high-tech space will enable onsemi to continue to grow and expand its activities in semiconductor development.