Littelfuse Opens Silicon Valley Technology Center

October 12, 2016 by Jeff Shepard

Littelfuse, Inc. announced the opening of its Silicon Valley Technology Center in Fremont, California, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday. The new facility will allow the company to accelerate the development and validation of next-generation materials and products for the automotive and electronics markets.

The new 18,000-square-foot facility builds upon the company's network of global design centers and testing labs. It brings together Littelfuse advanced development and materials development teams into a single dedicated facility. The technology center will support the complete innovation life cycle, from new materials and product concepts to product design, prototyping, testing and validation.

"Creating innovative solutions that solve our customer's most complex and demanding needs is the foundation of our company. Our Silicon Valley Technology Center is designed for collaboration and creativity," said Littelfuse CEO Gordon Hunter. "We selected the Fremont location because of its proximity to the many innovative businesses and creative, talented people who are advancing key technologies of the future," Hunter added.