ABB E-MOBILITY INAUGURATES ITS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN ITALY
On June 21, ABB E-mobility inaugurated its largest production facility for DC fast chargers in Italy. Located in Valdarno, Tuscany, the 16,000-square-meter Center of Excellence also includes a 3,200-square-meter development and prototyping area dedicated to research and development. “The opening of our facility demonstrates ABB E-mobility’s commitment to building a zero-emission future,” said Frank Mühlon, CEO of the company. “The investment in Valdarno helps enhance our innovative research and development activity, allowing us to continue to build on our reputation as the global leader in EV charging systems, delivering future-proof e-mobility solutions for the vehicles of today and tomorrow.”
The $30 million state-of-the-art facility sets a new industry benchmark. Through its seven production lines, 10,000 DC chargers will be manufactured annually, including the Terra 360, which is capable of providing 100 km of range in less than three minutes.