New GE Healthcare Cleanroom for New York
GE Healthcare have opened a $165 million production cleanroom facility in the Rensselaer Technology Park in Troy, New York. The facility is 230,000 square foot, including a cleanroom of 60,000 square foot. The plant will make breast cancer digital x-ray screening devices.
The plant is expected to create 100 new jobs for the area, with 50 more employees transfer to Troy from GE’s research center. The new facility will help to met a growing demand for mammography for breast screening devices, which is expected to grow at 5% in the next few years.