On Tuesday afternoon, Schneider Electric cut the ribbon on their new space in Franklin. The new location for the global energy management and automation specialist corporation is called their “NashvilleHub” and is the company’s new office, training lab and customer meeting space.
The ribbon cutting ceremony included remarks from Schneider Electric CEO Annette Clayton, Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn, Deputy to the Governor Jim Henry, City of Franklin Mayor Ken Moore, and County Mayor Rogers Anderson.
See our video from the event below.
Here are seven things to know about the new Schneider Electric NashvilleHub location:
1.NashvilleHub consists of five floors and two suites on the first floor, totalling 158,0000 square feet of office, training, lab, and customer meeting space.
2.The building was constructed in 14 months from ground breaking to completion of the shell.
3.Will house approximately 900 employees at opening; more than 250 new jobs expected to be created by 2023.
4.Features 24 Electric Vehicle chargers.
5.Utilizes all LED lighting, totalling 1,784 LED fixtures
6.Utilizes more than 220 patents held by inventors in the Nashville area
7.Features a well-being room on every floor for nursing mothers and prayer/meditation space
Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. They provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software. In their global Ecosystem, they collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on their Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency.