transcosmos upsizes “BPO Center Okinawa” to further expand its engineering business
Relocates to a new, expanded facility to collaborate with Okinawa in promoting the manufacturing industry
August 21, 2017
transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) will expand and relocate its “BPO Center Okinawa” which specializes in the engineering business, providing support for the manufacturing industry. The center will relocate to a new Corporate Complex Facility Tower No. 4 which will be built within Okinawa IT Shinryo Park in Uruma city, Okinawa prefecture, which is also the park where the current center sits. On August 21, transcosmos held a ground breaking ceremony and it was planned that operation will be launched from July, 2018.
transcosmos’s engineering business has over a 30-year history in providing extensive support including design, development, manufacturing and customer support for clients in the manufacturing industry. Acting as a hub for nearshore bases, BPO Center Okinawa now aims to further expand its business by collaborating with the manufacturing support business driven by Okinawa prefecture. transcosmos plans to increase the number of center employees from the current 140, to 600 by FY2019.
“We sincerely appreciate transcosmos inc. for making a huge contribution to developing and hiring Okinawa local IT talent and boosting the power of Okinawa’s IT brands”, Takeshi Onaga, Governor of Okinawa Prefecture said in celebration of the center expansion. “transcosmos is delivering cutting-edge BPO business related to the manufacturing industry from Okinawa IT Shinryo Park. We are honored and grateful that you have selected our Corporate Complex Facility Tower No.4 as a new center location to further expand business. We are also excited to hear that you are planning to hire as many as 600 employees for the expanded center. We are confident that it will contribute to expanding employment in Okinawa and that your BPO technology and operations will develop advanced IT talent whilst attracting the related industries which ultimately drive Okinawa’s Asia Economic Strategy Initiative.”
■BPO Center Okinawa Overview (after expansion)
Location: 14-9, Suzaki, Uruma City, Okinawa Prefecture
Total floor space: c.3,000m2 (before expansion 946m2)
Planned number of workstations: 600 (before expansion: 225)
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About transcosmos inc.
transcosmos launched its operations in 1966. Since then, we have combined superior “people” with up-to-date “technology” to enhance the competitive strength of our clients by providing them with superior and valuable services. transcosmos currently offers services that support clients’ business processes focusing on both sales expansion and cost reduction through our 173 locations across 31 countries with a focus on Asia, while continuously pursuing Operational Excellence. Furthermore, following the expansion of e-commerce market on the global scale, transcosmos provides a comprehensive One-Stop Global E-Commerce Services to deliver our clients' excellent products and services to consumers in 49 countries around the globe. transcosmos aims to be the “Global Digital Transformation Partner” of our clients, supporting the clients’ transformation by leveraging digital technology, responding to the ever-changing business environment.
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