October 22, 2020
For immediate release
WALLINGFORD, CT — Times Microwave Systems is excited to announce the opening of a new production facility in Bangalore, India. The plant features 12,000 sq. ft. of space, tailored to manufacture high-end interconnect solutions to the burgeoning Space Flight, Defense and Telecommunications local and global markets.
The new facility fulfill several strategic objectives:
• Supporting local India customers
• Providing low cost manufacturing for global customers
• Supporting offset obligations for US and Israeli prime defense contractors
• Assuring continuous and uninterrupted supply
The India plant will manufacture standard and custom products, including high frequency transmission lines with rapid responsiveness.
Together with the recent openings of the Master Distribution Hub in The Netherlands in January, and the manufacturing operation in Estonia in May, this new facility underscores Times Microwave Systems commitment to global excellence and solidifies the company’s position as the lead supplier of RF and Microwave solutions worldwide.
Rajesh Navaneethan, the company’s business director for IMEA, acknowledged the value of having a location so close to the region’s customers. “In 2020, Times Microwave Systems’ parent company, Amphenol, celebrated its 50th year in India. This new facility is strategic for the company and emphasizes its commitment to customers in the region and worldwide,” he said.
Bill Callahan, the General Manager at Times Microwave Systems, explains how the new facility boosts the company’s global presence and capabilities: “This expansion is integral to our global expansion efforts and commitment to better serve our customers by positioning operations within their local geographies. Further, our India Engineering team will complement our existing technical teams in the US, Europe and China to provide 24hr support for high-performance RF and Microwave solutions.”
A pioneering brand in innovative RF and microwave interconnect assemblies, cables, and connector designs, Times Microwave Systems is a division of Amphenol. The company has more than 70 years of experience in the industry and offers the most comprehensive suite of products on the market. Times Microwave Systems continues to rapidly expand its portfolio by addressing defense, medical, telecommunications, precision tests, and space applications. With a staff of more than 100 engineers and a global manufacturing presence, Times Microwave Systems is uniquely qualified to produce the right solution for our customers’ complex requirements.
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