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Construction Set to Start on New Welfare Building at Yokaichi Plant


Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
President: Norio Nakajima


Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. will begin construction of a new welfare building on the Yokaichi plant premises in May 2022. 
The purpose of the welfare building is to enhance employee welfare facilities, and secure cafeteria space and meeting rooms in preparation for future staff growth. The building is designed to be environmentally friendly, and to help prevent the spread of infectious diseases. Environmental considerations include the installation of solar panels and natural ventilation driven by the stack effect. On the disease prevention front, Murata will ensure a safe work environment for employees through the installation of devices that measure CO2 levels and elevators with contactless controls. 


Overview of the new welfare building

Construction/Size:  Steel-frame construction, 3 stories above ground (4 stories in some areas)  
Total floor area:
6,584 ㎡
Building area:
2,400 ㎡
Total investment:
Approx. 3.55 billion yen (building only)
Completion date: 
May 2023 (projected)
Enhancement of welfare facilities

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Yokaichi Plant

(4-1, Higashiokino 4-chome, Higashiomi-shi, Shiga Prefecture) 



Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world.

For more information, visit Murata's website

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