Daikin Texas Technology Park

Daikin Texas Technology Park

Create New Value for Tomorrow

Timeline

Our Journey Starts Here

January 5 2015

Location Selected

Daikin chooses new mega complex location near Houston, Texas where land is purchased.

Daikin chooses new mega complex location near Houston, Texas

January 11, 2015

Ground Breaking

Daikin breaks ground at new location in Waller, Texas.

Daikin breaks ground at new location in Waller, Texas.

January 16, 2015

Land Clearing

Clearing of the land has begun on the new campus.

Clearing of the land has begun on the new campus.

April 16, 2015

Vast Pouring

Ride-on trowels are being used to spread and smooth concrete.

Ride-on trowels are being used to spread and smooth concrete.

April 19, 2015

Crane Arrival

Construction is progressing at the Daikin Texas Technology Park.

Construction is progressing at the Daikin Texas Technology Park.

April 25, 2015

Steel Erection

First steel is up, and tilt-wall panels are put into place.

First steel is up, and tilt-wall panels are put into place.

June 20, 2015

Roofing Work

Roofing work on the east end of the Distribution Center.

Roofing work on the east end of the Distribution Center.

July 10, 2016

Foundation Slab

Workers install part of a foundation for a large stamping press.

Workers install part of a foundation for a large stamping press.

September 12, 2015

Manufacturing

Recent aerial shot of Cypress Creek showing progress on the manufacturing area in the center of the photo.

Recent aerial shot of Cypress Creek showing progress on the manufacturing area in the center of the photo.

September 25, 2015

More Steel

Where there’s concrete there’s steel.

Where there’s concrete there’s steel.

October 9, 2015

Tilt Walls Up

Crane sets tilt walls between manufacturing and admin/lab.

Crane sets tilt walls between manufacturing and admin/lab.

October 20, 2015

Admin/Lab Area

Workers place the first concrete of the Admin/Lab area slab.

Workers place the first concrete of the Admin/Lab area slab.

November 23, 2015

Distribution

Roofing nears completion on the distribution part of the Cypress Creek Campus. The emerging part of the building at upper right will house the assembly area.

Roofing nears completion on the distribution part of the Cypress Creek Campus.

November 25, 2015

Looking East

Looking east over the giant Cypress Creek Campus. U.S. 290 at upper right.

Looking east over the giant Cypress Creek Campus.  U.S. 290 at upper right.

December 1, 2015

Drone View

Drone’s eye view of Cypress Creek. The Distribution Center is in the foreground; Manufacturing is being built out at upper right.

Drone’s eye view of Cypress Creek.

December 3, 2015

Tilt Production

Tilt wall production is on display in this recent drone shot at Cypress Creek.

Tilt wall production is on display in this recent drone shot at Cypress Creek.

January 28, 2016

First Truck

First truck arrives with the first product.

First truck arrives with the first product.

February 2, 2016

First Staff

As the first trucks arrive, work begins at the new facility.

As the first trucks arrive, work begins at the new facility.

February 29, 2016

First Product

Changeover has begun with arriving inventory.

Changeover has begun with arriving inventory.

March 1, 2016

Operations Begin

This year operations begin at our new $440 million campus – the largest investment Daikin has ever made in its history.

This year operations begin at our new $440 million campus – the largest investment Daikin has ever made in its history.

April 1, 2016

Deal of the Year

Our new business campus was recently named manufacturing “Deal of the Year” by the Houston Business Journal.

Our new business campus was recently named manufacturing “Deal of the Year” by the Houston Business Journal.

May 1, 2016

Daikin Texas Technology Park is named

Thanks to Greengrass employees Max Philo and Vijai Venkata for helping us select the facility's name of "Daikin Texas Technology Park" (DTTP).

Thanks to Greengrass employees Max Philo and Vijai Venkata for helping us select the facility's name of Daikin Texas Technology Park (DTTP)

June 20, 2016

Construction makes great progress, despite weather conditions

We are working diligently on the construction of the offices and labs as an effort to recover lost time from the unexpected high volume of rain experienced in the Houston-area.

We are working diligently on the construction of the offices and labs as an effort to recover lost time from the unexpected high volume of rain experienced in the Houston-area.

June 21, 2016

Roof is completed

Due to favorable weather, we achieved excellent construction progress last week and the entire roof for the facility has now been completed.

Due to favorable weather, we achieved excellent construction progress last week and the entire roof for the facility has now been completed.

June 28, 2016

Office area layout is finalized

The final layout for the office area is currently under review. Toward the end of August, employees from the Houston Logistics Center will be the first group of office personnel to move to the DTTP.

Office area layout is finalized

July 1, 2016

Employee Amenities

The DTTP features an onsite health clinic, cafeteria, food pods throughout the facility, walking trails, a dojo learning center, and chillers on the assembly floor.

Employee Amenities

July 7, 2016

Electrical installations are in progress

The DTTP features an onsite health clinic, cafeteria, food pods throughout the facility, walking trails, a dojo learning center, and chillers on the assembly floor.

Electrical installations are in progress

July 18, 2016

Deliveries made and progress continues

Construction is progressing well and coordination with the contractor continues as heavy equipment deliveries and installations increased this week. Lab installation started this week and the furniture for the office area was delivered.

Deliveries made and progress continues

July 21, 2016

Crews working onsite while focusing on safety

Several construction crews on the site performing varying tasks from the planting of trees, to hanging lights in labs, to painting in the office areas. Safety is our number one priority as we work together to complete the facility.

Crews working onsite while focusing on safety

July 30, 2016

In the final stages for the Assembly area

Safety continues to be our number one priority as we work to complete the facility. During the past week, our crews started the final stages of work in many areas including the Assembly area and funiture installation in the 2nd Floor area.

In the final stages for the Assembly area
2017

May 24, 2017

Official Grand Opening

Daikin Texas Technology Park

Daikin Texas Technology Park
To be Continued

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