UPG, a contract manufacturer in the medical, consumer, automotive and electronics market segments announced Friday the opening of its custom assembly facility in Tijuana.
"UPG Tijuana, our third plant in Mexico, brings advanced manufacturing capabilities to this region," says Chuck Hoar, Vice President, Sales and Marketing. "It furthers our global strategy, which is to serve customers with high quality, cost-competitive components and product design and development expertise."
The official plant opening is concurrent with the company's name change from United Plastics Group, Inc. to UPG.
The 62,000 square foot plant features a white-room environment throughout and a Class 100,000 clean room. The plant is also ISO 9001/13485 certified and FDA registered. Equipment at the new facility includes 32 injection molding presses; 26 on the molding floor and 6 in the clean room.