DSE Breaks Ground on New Corporate Headquarters
Digital Systems Engineering, Inc. (DSE) Breaks Ground on New Corporate HeadquartersJuly 15, 2010 – Scottsdale, AZ – The start of construction for Digital Systems Engineering Inc.’s (DSE) new corporate headquarters began on June 6, 2010. The groundbreaking ceremony was held at 9 o’clock to mark the onset of construction of a 17,000-square-foot, two-story facility within the development of Corporate Center at DC Ranch, a 38-acre business park located in the high-tech corridor of North Scottsdale, Arizona.
The construction site is surrounded by beautiful views of the McDowell Mountain range which provided a dramatic backdrop for the official "first-shovel" photographs. The new headquarters, to be built by LGE Design Build and funded through UMB Bank, is expected to be completed in December 2010. This investment demonstrates DSE ownership’s confidence in its employees, our country and the viability of its future economic success. DSE founders Rick Ridley (center) and Erik Copeland (right) were joined by CFO Greg Zipperer (left) in recognizing this groundbreaking milestone.
DSE’s new building will comprise of approximately 9,000 square-feet of engineering and administration offices as well as an 8,000 square-foot production facility. Currently, DSE operates out of two separate buildings within the Scottsdale Airpark, less than two miles away from the new headquarters. Having production, engineering and administration under one roof will support continual growth and expansion of DSE’s engineering design services. Upon completion, the new facility will have the capacity to employ up to 75 employees and allow for additional workers during peak production schedules.
Founded in 1995, Digital Systems Engineering, Inc. (DSE) is a leading U.S. manufacturer and supplier of rugged military displays and industrial grade computers. Specializing in ruggedized, flat-panel LCD design, advanced video image processing technologies and rugged computing, DSE's elite team of electrical, mechanical and software engineers provides customized design and manufacturing services to military forces, prime contractors and industrial sectors worldwide. DSE is an ISO9001:2008/AS9100B registered company and qualifies as an American-owned, small business.