Headquarters Building for Etron Technology, Inc., Hsinchu
Etron Technology wishes to erect a research, development and administration headquarters building on a site within the Science Based Industrial Park, behind the Park’s main administration building. The site is 9,117 sq.m. in area; parking and mechanical equipment rooms will be provided on two floors below ground, while the seven floors above will be divided into production and administrative zones. The production zone contains automated storage racks, clean room testing area, and research and development laboratories. The administration zone houses the main lobby, administration offices, staff dining hall, and recreation center.
The structure is reinforced concrete with a curtain wall and pearl-glazed tile exterior. To fulfill our client’s desire for an expression of advanced research and cutting-edge technology, the building is styled to have a distinct image. A “lighthouse" landmark feature takes advantage of the site overlooking the super-highway nearby. Total floor area is 38,400 sq.m. with a construction cost of about NT$ 650,000,000. Completion date is October, 1998.