MULTIVAC Opens its Training and Application Center for Slicing and Automation
MULTIVAC has officially opened its Training and Application Center for Slicing and Automation at the company headquarters.
The new building holds floor space of more than 17,000 square metres and provides not only production space, but also 180 office workstations, an additional works canteen and a reception area, as well as conference and function rooms that are capable of being used very flexibly. The heart of its line application section, in which more than 100 specialists – from food technologists to mechanical engineers – will be working on customized processing and packaging lines. Work on constructing the building began in the fall of 2018, and the investment cost was approximately 38 million euros.
Christian Traumann, joint Group President of MULTIVAC declared: “We are delighted to be able to officially inaugurate today our new Training & Application Center for Slicing & Automation.” “In conjunction with our customers, we will be developing here new lines for processing and packaging food products, as well as training our service technicians and customers, and last but not least conducting our research and development.”
MULTIVAC is said to have around 2,300 employees at its headquarters in Wolfertschwenden.