Peek inside Daikin’s new $417 million manufacturing hub

Just under 40 miles away from Houston’s core, an economic juggernaut is quietly settling into its multimillion-square-foot manufacturing hub.

Nearly 1,000 employees have moved into Daikin Industries Ltd.’s new industrial plant in Waller County. The Japanese air-conditioning giant’s 4.1 million-square-foot manufacturing plant in Hockley, dubbed the Daikin Texas Technology Park, will eventually employ upward of 4,000 workers, spokesperson said.

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