Apple begins building of recent campus in Texas


FILE PHOTO: The Apple Inc. brand is seen hanging on the Apple retailer on fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 16, 2019. Information/Mike Segar/File Photograph

(Information) – Apple Inc stated on Wednesday it had began building of a brand new campus in Austin, Texas, beside its current facility the place it makes the brand new MacBook Professional laptops.

Apple Chief Govt Officer Tim Prepare dinner is ready to provide a tour of the Texas manufacturing facility to U.S. President Donald Trump in a while Wednesday.

The brand new $1 billion, Three-million-square-foot campus will initially home 5,000 staff, with the capability to develop to 15,000, and is anticipated to open in 2022, Apple stated.

Apple at present employs about 7,000 staff in Austin.

Reporting by Supantha Mukherjee in Bengaluru; Modifying by Maju Samuel