Roland DG opens new inkjet building at its Thailand plant
Roland DG Corporation has opened a new building at its factory in Thailand with the capacity to manufacture more than 7,000 inkjet printers a year.According to Kohei Tanabe, President, Roland DG, the company has been working on transforming into a lean and nimble organisation and transitioning the business portfolio is the core initiative in the midterm business plan. With the consolidation of its production functions, Roland DG Corporation delivers ‘Made in Thailand’ and ‘Made in DGT’ products to customers worldwide. Total floor area of the new Roland DG Corporation factory in Thailand is 6,600 sqm with production site area of 4,410 sqm. The building structure of the plant is single-story steel construction. It will have annual production capacity of 12,000 units (7,200 inkjet printers, 4,800 dental milling machines. Nine models of inkjet printers, dental milling machines, etc. are manufactured at the plant where 90 employees including 70 operators are engaged.