CIRCLEVILLE, OH – DuPont Interconnect Solutions completed its $250 million capital project to expand production of Kapton polyimide film and Pyralux flexible circuit materials at the Circleville, OH, manufacturing site.
“The opening of the production line in Circleville marks a major milestone for DuPont and Electronics & Industrial,” said Jon Kemp, president of DuPont Electronics & Industrial. “The Kapton and Pyralux expansion will help ensure supply of innovative materials to meet the growing global customer demand in the automotive, consumer electronics, telecommunications, specialized industrial and defense segments. It also demonstrates our ongoing commitment to being the partner of choice for our customers and delivering them new products with higher reliability and supply assurance.”
DuPont employs more than 1,000 people across eight locations in Ohio, including 500 people at its site in Circleville.
The new manufacturing line uses DuPont proprietary processing capabilities to produce Kapton polyimide films.
DuPont’s Pyralux line of flexible copper-clad laminates are available in a variety of copper types, thicknesses and construction options.