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Atlas Copco appoints new semiconductor divisions presidents

16 March 2017By

Edwards Limited, manufacturer of integrated vacuum and abatement solutions, is now part of the newly-formed Vacuum technique business area at Atlas Copco.

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ROTAREX to exhibit UHP equipment at SEMICON China

25 January 2017By

Rotarex SA has announced that it will exhibit at SEMICON China 2017 to present its range of ultra-high purity gas cylinder valves and its complete range of UHP gas control equipment.

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Air Products expands N2 capacity in South Korea

9 January 2017By

In a bid to support increasing demand, Air Products has announced it will increase its nitrogen (N2) production to serve an existing customer’s semiconductor plant in Pyeongtaek City.

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Versum Materials installs 200th refill system

9 January 2017By

The Delivery Systems and Services Group (DS&S) of Versum Materials, Inc. has sold and commissioned its 200th CHEMGUARD® Gen. III Refill System.

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Showa Denko and SK Materials in specialty gas JV

20 December 2016By

Japanese corporation Showa Denko (SDK) and South Korean SK Materials Co., Ltd. (SKM) have joined forces in a monofluoromethane (CH3F) gas joint venture (JV) in a bid to meet the growing demands of the semiconductor industry.

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SEMI reports Q3 2016 billing figures

7 December 2016By

SEMI has reported that worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings reached $11bn in the third quarter of 2016.

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Teledyne to acquire assets of IN USA Inc.

7 November 2016By

Teledyne Technologies Inc., has announced that Teledyne Instruments Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of IN USA Inc.

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Excimer laser sales grow as neon supply stabilises

7 October 2016By

The number of excimer laser units sold for use with semiconductor lithography started to show steady growth last year due to the recovery in neon (Ne) supply.

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Air Products strengthens position in China chemical sector

19 July 2016By

Air Products has unveiled plans to build a new plant and all the associated infrastructure in the Pukou Economic Development Zone (PKEDZ) in Nanjing, Eastern China, further solidifying itself as a leading player in China’s chemical sector.


Parker designs regulator ranges for semiconductors

8 July 2016By

The Veriflo Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation has unveiled two ranges of ultra-high purity regulators specifically designed for semiconductor fabrication gas handling.

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Air Products grabs N2 contract in South Korea

5 April 2016By

Air Products has been awarded a long-term contract by JCET STATS ChipPAC Korea Ltd (JSCK) to supply tonnage quantities of nitrogen (N2) to its new production facility in Incheon, South Korea.

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Horiba group completes advanced technology centre

20 July 2015By

Recent months have seen HORIBA and fellow group company Horiba STEC hold a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the new HORIBA Advanced Technology Centre.


New "Texas Manufacturing Center" for PPE

5 February 2015By

The new facility will increase production and distribution to clients in the oil and gas, semiconductor and heavy equipment industries that are customers of Precision Polymer Engineering (PPE).

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