Foxconn Technology Group announced Monday the next steps in construction of its Gen6 advanced manufacturing facility in the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park in Racine County. The next phase of construction will begin by Summer 2019 and the facility will begin production in the 4th Quarter of 2020.
The initial Gen6 facility will manufacture LCD screens for use in a variety of product applications, including vertical solutions for industries such as education, medical and healthcare, entertainment and sports, security, and smart cities.
Foxconn will be taking several key steps in the coming weeks. By April 1, Foxconn will announce the awards for two bid packages:
In addition, Foxconn will be issuing initial bid packages for construction of the Gen6 fabrication facility and ancillary buildings in May 2019.
Read more about this announcement in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and the Racine Journal Times.