CHENNAI, INDIA: Sanmina-SCI Corp., a leading global electronics manufacturing services (EMS) company today hosted a formal inauguration of its state of the art technology manufacturing campus in the Oragadam Hi-tech Special Economic Zone (SEZ) near Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu.
The Grand Opening Ceremony held on Sunday, March 28th was attended by the Company’s Co-founder, Chairman and CEO Jure Sola, President and COO Hari Pillai, Executive Vice President, South Asia Pacific, CT Chua and Vice-President and Managing Director for India, Kumaran Subramaniam.The management team was joined by Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. M K Stalin, Tamil Nadu Minister for Labor, T.M. Anbarasan, Andrew T. Simkin, US Consul General, Chennai and many of the company’s local employees, customers and suppliers.
Sanmina-SCI’s investment and footprint in Tamil Nadu began in 2003, with the formation of the Chennai IT Center to support Sanmina-SCI’s global IT systems.
Manufacturing operations started with the signing of an MOU with the Government of Tamil Nadu for the acquisition of the Oragadam Campus in June 2007, in conjunction with the start-up of operations at an interim location at the nearby MEPZ Special Economic Zone (SEZ). Today, Sanmina-SCI has moved all manufacturing operations to its new 100 acre Oragadam Campus.
With over 1,500 highly skilled and dedicated employees in India, Sanmina-SCI offers leading Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) customers a comprehensive array of services ranging from design and engineering, supply chain management, PCB assembly and full system assembly.
Markets served include communications, enterprise computing and storage, defense and aerospace, medical, renewable energy and multimedia markets. The operations are ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485, ISO 14001:2004, TL 9000, UL and CCC certified to provide the highest manufacturing standards to its customers.