Franklin Electric relocates world headquarters
Sept. 27, 2013, Fort Wayne, IN – Franklin Electric has relocated its new world headquarters and engineering center of excellence to Indiana.
The new facility will serve as the corporate headquarters, and will allow the company to expand its research, development, design, and testing capacity. The 118,800 square foot building will house the company’s current headquarters staff of 245 employees, as well as allow for future growth.
Franklin Electric is now able to increase engineering and laboratory testing due to its 24,000 square foot lab that will facilitate engineering and long-term product innovation and growth.
In conjunction with more than 20 Franklin Electric products used to move and manage water within the building, the new site utilizes geothermal heating and cooling and incorporates aesthetic exterior water features to act as functional parts of the system.