Eagle II QCells


The solar manufacturer, Qcells, will bring nearly 500 news jobs to Dalton, Georgia and invest $171 million on the new facility located in Dalton, Georgia near where the company already operates a 1.7 GW module factory.

The 300,000 square foot factory in Dalton, Georgia has the capacity to produce 12,000 PV modules per day, or 1.7 GW annually – the same peak generating capacity as the Hoover Dam.

Q-Cells is officially the biggest solar panel factory in the Western Hemisphere, with 300,000 square feet of floor space and 650 workers.

Project Description / Details

Plateau Excavation is leading the site development of this 24-acre solar manufacturing project and earthmoving over 100K cy.


Additional Details

Service Type: Regional, Specialty

Location: Dalton, Georgia

Additional Project Details:

  • Total Acreage: 24 acres
  • Earthmoving: 100,650 cy

What Our Clients Say:

"Our additional investment in Dalton will help Qcells better serve the needs of U.S. customers with increased local manufacturing capacity. Georgia has become the clean energy manufacturing heart of America, and we are proud to contribute to the state’s advanced manufacturing economy."

- Justin Lee, Qcells CEO