Omron Dualtec Automotive Electronics, Inc., a subsidiary of Omron Automotive Electronic Components Company, operates a new manufacturing facility in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, manufacturing electronic components for the automotive industry, including electronic control units; heating, venting and air conditioning panels; flashers; and various switch products. The plant has 95,000 sq. ft. for production and administrative activities, with 50 production employees. Omron Automotive Electronic Components Company was established in 1983 in Nagoya, Japan, as a division of Omron Corporation. The company designs and manufactures a range of advanced electronic and lectromechanical components and systems that enhance vehicle safety and reliability for automakers around the world. The company's products include relays, switches, sensors and electronic control units and remote keyless entry systems. It employs 7,500 people worldwide.