HUBLOT’s second headquarters factory building officially started in Switzerland! Mr. Jean-Claude Biver, Chairman of the Hublot Hublot Board of Directors and President of the Watch Division of the LVMH Group, and Mr. Ricardo Guadalupe, Global CEO of Hublot Hublot, laid the foundation for the new factory. The area of the new factory will be more than double that of the original Nyon headquarters factory, which will further meet HUBLOT’s continuous development and the brand’s pursuit of vertical development.
Hublot’s second headquarters factory building officially starts in Switzerland
The new factory building is adjacent to the first phase of the headquarters factory, and will mainly focus on the production of parts and watch cases for Hublot’s own movements. This means that when the factory is completed in August 2015, the micro-machining workshop, all CNC machine tools, as well as the processing, electroplating, machinery and cleaning workshops, etc., as well as the after-sales service and some administrative departments of HUBLOT In the second phase factory.
The new factory building is adjacent to the first phase of the headquarters factory.
At the same time, the existing factory space will be rearranged. The first floor of the factory will be used for the expansion of the innovation and research and development departments, allowing Hublot to focus more on new materials and complex movements.
Under this development plan, the ASF parts assembly, T1 movement assembly and T2 / T3 dial and watch assembly departments of the headquarters plant will also be expanded and optimized and expanded.
The production department and assembly department from Switzerland Gland in charge of HUBLOT carbon fiber parts and case will be merged into Nyon headquarters.
HUBLOT will spend 20 million Swiss francs on the expansion and invited Coretra Construction to complete the construction of 8,000 square meters. At that time, HUBLOT will add 100 new positions, and the headquarters will have more than 400 employees.