Beijer Electronics (BELE), a Sweden-based global technology company, is proud to announce the opening of its U.S. headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. Beijer Electronics has been experiencing rapid growth and has now moved into a state-of-the-art research and development/manufacturing facility totaling over 44,000 square feet located at located at 1865 West 2100 South, Salt Lake City, Utah 84119.
The date for the open house is Friday, September 27, 2013 from 2:30-5 p.m. The corporate leadership from the parent company in Sweden will be in attendance along with other company executives, members of the business community and government dignitaries. To celebrate, the company is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by an open house and facility tours.
“Beijer Electronics, Inc. has been operating in Utah for more than 30 years and we are excited to share with the community our new headquarters for the Americas during our open house,” said Barry Hobbs, CEO Beijer Electronics, Inc. “We plan to add about 12 percent of our current workforce to our ranks in the next year alone and the building will serve our needs as we continue to grow. This new facility has everything a sophisticated R&D company would need including lab space, heavy power, water, high-efficiency HVAC, lighting systems, access to fiber and ample warehouse and office space.”
Beijer Electronics joins many other global companies that have put down roots in Utah. Utah continues to attract world-class companies due to its highly educated and diverse workforce. Utah has also been named “Best State For Business And Careers” by Forbes magazine.