Tesla is just a few months away from its aggressive goal of starting production at Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai in the fourth quarter, and now it is starting to work on the substation to run the new factory.
Gigafactory 3 is Tesla's first manufacturing plant in China, and it is also the first electric vehicle factory owned by a foreign automaker in the country.
As trade war between China and the US continues to become more complicated, it becomes more important than ever for Tesla to have production capacity in China. 19659003] They will be able to avoid increasingly uncertain import prices in the largest car market in the world.
They have moved very quickly to get Gigafactory 3 ready.
For approx. 7 months ago, Tesla announced an agreement with the Shanghai government to build a wholly-owned local factory and only about 5 months ago, they secured 21
They officially broke in January and are planning to be done with the building this summer.
Recently, drone video updates show that the construction of the massive factory is almost complete, which is an incredible experience to do in just 6 months.
However, it takes a lot more than a building to achieve production, and we are starting to see more work on it since Tesla is just months away from its planned production date.
A new drone video of the plant shows that they are working at a station near the factory:
The Youtuber who took the drone video wrote that he also saw the beginning of the production line installation:
"The latest news has the Tesla Shanghai Super Factory entered the workshop production line installation, unfortunately, cannot photograph the scene inside the plant, but within the 860,000 square meters of the site we found in the southeast corner as a first phase support project, the plant has already opened the ground, it will be completed in September and will be in sync with the completion of the main facility. The station will power the first phase of the plant and produce the first Tesla Modle 3 from the first Shanghai facility. "
Here's the whole Tesla Gigafactory 3 drone video update:
Tesla said earlier that the updated production setup designed for Gigaf actory 3 to be more optimized at the new factory in Shanghai.
We will continue to follow developments at Gigafactory 3 on the road to production in the coming months
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