Intel Breaks Ground on Arizona Fabs (Replay)

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger and government and community leaders gather for a groundbreaking ceremony in Chandler, Ariz.



Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger was joined by government and community leaders in Chandler, Arizona, on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, for a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the largest private-sector investment in Arizona's history. The construction of two new computer chip factories is a $20 billion project that will bolster U.S. semiconductor leadership and help bring geographical balance to the global supply chain.

In March, the company announced plans to build the two new leading-edge chip fabs at its Ocotillo campus in Chandler, Ariz. The new factories will support growing demand for Intel’s products and provide committed capacity for foundry customers.

When: 9 a.m. PDT, Friday, Sept. 24.

More:  Intel Breaks Ground on Two New Leading-Edge Chip Factories in Arizona (News) | It’s Time to Build a More Geographically Diverse Supply Chain (Randhir Thakur Editorial) | Intel Builds in Arizona (Press Kit)

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