The building is currently the home of an AIM Photonics Testing, Assembly, and Packaging facility. The company will also buy a second facility along Airpark Road near the Frederick Douglass Greater Rochester International Airport.
The company is pledging to bring in up to 102 new jobs, with a focus on being fully operational by early 2026.
Delta-X is known for designing, engineering, and manufacturing high-performance, fully automated solutions for industrial and digital automation, printing, security, and encryption platforms.
According to Hochul, the company plans to establish its research and development facility at the Lake Ave location, with its manufacturing operations at the other facility.
Designs of the building can be found here.
The existing photonics facility takes up two floors of the Lake Avenue facility and will remain at the site. According to the governor, New York’s Empire State Development will chip in up to $3.5 million through the Excelsior Jobs Tax Credit Program in exchange for the job creation.
The city, and Monroe County will also provide support, though specifics were not shared.