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Austin's Giga Texas site has another plan in the works, according to a file shared with the city of Austin. (Tesla Owners of Austin/Twitter)

A few months before Tesla's massive Giga Texas factory is scheduled to be complete, the company appears to be constructing another industrial building on its property nearby.

A plan filed with the city on April 30 appears to show another large building plan on the company's 2,500-acre lot. The project is located near the Gigafactory on Harold Road and appears to be part of Tesla's "Bobcat Project."

According to Austin Business Journal, the project could sit on up to 150 acres of extra space that Tesla mysteriously purchased for the Gigafactory, although a development limit by the Austin extraterritorial jurisdiction means only 97 acres could be developed for the project.

A May 5 drone video posted by Terafactory on Youtube shows what looks like preparation for the foundation on another structure in the "Bobcat Project" area.

Meanwhile, the $1.1-billion Gigafactory is scheduled to be completed this month.


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