Industrial area Pian Faloppia: Ideal connectivity and infrastructure

Plot specifications

Plot specifications

  • Size: 24 acres (96’800 m2), complemented by an area of over 10,000 m2 for business support services and 3 hectares of agricultural fields. 
  • Price: prices and conditions of sale or rent must be negotiated directly with the owners. The area manager is available to advise on suitable spaces according to specific business needs and to facilitate direct contacts.
  • Site development: fully urbanized industrial area with railway and highway access, at a short distance from Milan and Zurich and their respective airports.
  • Building restrictions: Only high-added value and innovative industrial activities are allowed to settle.
  • Area management: The PSE Pian Faloppia is actively managed by an area manager who can support the settlement of new companies and the collaboration between existing ones. In close contact with the municipality and the relevant cantonal and federal offices, the area manager works to ensure favourable conditions for economic development and innovation.
  • Ideally suited for: Manufacturing and industrial activities with research and development divisions.

 

 

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Utilities

Utilities

  • Power: high power electrical grid
  • Water & waste: Water supply and waste disposal.
  • Communications: 4G+/5G technology, optic fiber network and VHDSL data line.
  • Heating:  District heating network in the planning stage.

 

 

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Transportation

Transportation

  • ✈ Milan city and airport: less than 45 minutes by car
  • ✈ Zurich city and airport: about 3 hours by car or train
  • ⛟ Highway: direct access to A2 north-south axis
  • 🚆 Rail service: immediate proximity to Chiasso and Balerna stations and short distance to the Alptransit Railway Base Tunnel of the St. Gotthard

 

 

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Financial incentives

Financial incentives

  • R&D and innovation subsidies: the Canton of Ticino can support innovative projects and R&D activities, please contact the Economic Development Office for more information 
  • R&D superdeduction: +50% deduction quota on R&D expenses 
  • Patent box: 90% exemption quota, with a 0.2% entry cost on R&D expenses according to federal law

 

 

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Workforce

Workforce

  • 6 mio inhabitants within a 50km radius
  • Two universities (USI and SUPSI), several professional schools and research institutes
  • Facilitated European market access

 

 

 

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Major manufacturers in the region

Major manufacturers in the region

  • Sunage SA (photovoltaic panel manufacturer) 
  • Karlville Swiss Sagl (packaging machines producer) 
  • Delvitech SA (automatic optical inspection machines) 
  • Medacta SA (medtech) 
  • Metallux SA (mechanics) 
  • Sintetica (pharmaceutics) 
  • Hugo Boss Ticino SA (fashion) 
  • GF Casting Solutions Industrial SA (additive manufacturing)

 

 

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Ticino has increasingly become an internationally renowned location for innovation that favors the growth of new innovative businesses and attracts foreign companies.
Stefano Rizzi, Canton of Ticino
Stefano Rizzi - Head of the Economic Division of the of the Canton of Ticino

Industrial area Pian Faloppia: ideally located on Europe's north-south axis

Via Pian Faloppia, 6828 Balerna

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