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New RM180m fully-automated Lights-Out Smart Factory 4.0 in Penang to commence in 2024

November 9, 2022 – Electronic manufacturing services (EMS) provider EG Industries Bhd anticipates its RM180 million Smart Factory 4.0 in Batu Kawan, Penang to potentially create more than 1,000 high-value jobs for the local community upon its commencement in 2024.

EG Industries’ first fully-automated Lights-Out Smart Factory 4.0 will be situated on a six-acre (2.43ha) industrial land in Batu Kawan by a wholly owned subsidiary, SMT Technologies Sdn Bhd, with a built-up area of more than 22,500 sq m for production floor area, office building and warehousing capacity.