Gray Construction Celebrates the Grand Opening of New Manufacturing Facility for Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company
Gray Construction, a leading design-build firm recognized for its engineering, architecture and construction expertise, is proud to commemorate the opening of a new manufacturing facility for Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company in Killeen, Texas. The new MGC Pure Chemicals America, Inc. (MPCA), plant produces and distributes ultra-pure hydrogen peroxide used in the semiconductor industry primarily as a cleaning and etching agent in semiconductor wafer and device manufacturing processes.
Gray Construction was selected to design and build the new facility on an 18-acre site, provide turnkey procurement and install all process components. Gray was also instrumental in the site analysis of the Texas location as well as incentive negotiations.Based in Tokyo, Japan, Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc. (MGC) is a global leader featuring the highest quality standards and underlying analysis and quality assurance capabilities. This new facility is the company’s second American manufacturing plant producing ultra-pure hydrogen peroxide.
“We are excited to have completed another project with Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company,” said Stephen Gray, president and CEO of Gray Construction. “MGC is making a difference in semiconductor operations, and the impact will be felt in the entire manufacturing industry as well.”
MPCA plans to create some twenty jobs this year and expand further going into the next five years. At peak construction, some 130 workers were on the Texas jobsite.
MPCA and Gray are also partnering on another new manufacturing facility in Oregon, which is expected to begin production later this year.
About Gray Construction
Gray Construction is a nationally ranked engineering, architecture and construction firm with nearly 60 years of experience in manufacturing, automotive, food and beverage, distribution and retail facility construction. Currently, Gray has several large projects that are under way or recently completed including: a new global logistics parts consolidation center (PCC) for Mercedes-Benz in Woodstock, Ala.; custom-fitted NorthStar Kitchens for Champion in Alberta, Canada; a new paint shop for Volvo Car US Operations Inc. in Ridgeville, S.C.; a fresh pork processing facility in Coldwater, Mich., for Clemens Food Group, recognized as a Manufacturing Innovation award winner by ProFood World Magazine; and a state-of-the-art facility for Kraft Heinz in Davenport, Iowa, named Food Engineering Magazine’s 2018 Plant of the Year.
About MGC Pure Chemicals America, Inc.
MGC Pure Chemicals America, Inc. (MPCA) is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc. (MGC). MPCA was established in 1995 by the parent company MGC to be the premier and leader in supplying ultra-pure cleaning chemicals in the United States of America.
MPCA is based in Mesa, Arizona. MPCA is a market leader in the production of Ultra-Pure Hydrogen Peroxide and Ammonium Hydroxide. These products are used in the semiconductor industry for applications that require stripping, etching and cleaning of silicon wafers.
For more information, visit: http://www.mgcpure.com/.