High-Tech Manufacturing & Development

Known as the "Innovation and Technology Hub of the Southwest," Chandler has a rich history in high-tech manufacturing and development that dates back over 50 years. Below are some of the leading companies operating in Chandler.
 

The multinational technology company located in Chandler in 1979 and has approximately 11,000 employees spread across two campuses. Intel has announced plans to invest $7 billion to complete its Fab 42 facility, making it the world’s most advanced semiconductor factory. The project is expected to create an additional 3,000 jobs.

The global semiconductor company has a manufacturing and R&D campus in Chandler with approximately 1,700 employees. The Chandler operation started in 1985 as a division of Motorola, which later spun off as Freescale Semiconductor and then became part of NXP Semiconductors when the companies merged in 2015.

Headquartered in Chandler, Microchip is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors. The global company has approximately 1,625 employees in Chandler. Microchip was founded in 1987, but its history in Chandler dates back to the 1970s when it was the microelectronics division of General Instrument.

The company's launch vehicle business in Chandler began in the 1980s and has grown to nearly 1,600 employees with plans to add another 250 employees over the next year and a half. Construction has started on a new 617,000-square-foot campus that will serve as a Launch Vehicles Division Headquarters.

One of the world’s largest distributors of electronic components and embedded solutions. Avnet has approximately 1,100 employees at its logistics and distribution operations in Chandler.

Headquartered in Chandler, the engineered materials solutions company first located in 1966. Already the headquarters for the company's Advanced Connectivity Solutions business segment, Rogers Corporation relocated its global headquarters to Chandler in 2016. The company has approximately 450 employees in Chandler spread across multiple facilities.

Headquartered in Chandler, Isola designs, develops, manufactures and markets copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepregs used to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards. The company has corporate, manufacturing and R&D functions in Chandler with approximately 200 employees.

Headquartered in Chandler, Everspin is a public semiconductor company and world leader in designing, manufacturing, and commercially shipping discrete and embedded Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) and Spin-Torque MRAM. The company has approximately 65 employees in Chandler.