Tag: semiconductors

Tubes, pipes and fittings in a changed world*

Changes and challenges affecting the tubes, pipes and fittings industry after a global pandemic and geopolitical tensions.

Vacuum inlet trap

A new, high-capacity vacuum inlet and exhaust trap for manufacturers in the optoelectronics and semiconductor industries has been introduced by MV Products of North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA.

JMAR wins semiconductor fabrication awards

JMAR Technologies Inc., a provider of precision micro- and nanotechnology products, has announced that its JMAR Semiconductor Inc. (JSI) fabless semiconductor division has been awarded two additional contracts totalling approximately USD 900,000 to instal and support semiconductor fabrication processes at the Flexible Foundry facility owned and operated by the Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA) in Sacramento, California, USA.

UHP Slit Valve Doors increase wafer yield

Parker’s Composite Sealing Systems Division has introduced the UHP Slit Valve Door, an engineered sealing system designed to improve productivity and reduce downtime in critical semiconductor processing applications.

PFA-lined ball valve for highest purity use

Corrosion Resistant Products (CRP) has introduced a new range of PFA-lined, stainless steel-bodied ball valves with a blow out-proof stem construction designed to be effective even in the unlikely event of the top works being dismantled in service.

S Korea permits Hynix to separate from Hyundai

The South Korean government has permitted Hynix Semiconductor to separate from Hyundai Group and become an independent computer chipmaker.

Vacuum inlet trap for condensables and solids

MV Products of North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA has introduced a new high-capacity vacuum inlet and exhaust trap made of stainless steel gauze or micron-rated polypropylene.

BP to expand solar production in Spain

BP today announced that it has agreed in principle to acquire Agere Systems' semiconductor plant in Madrid as a base for a five-fold expansion of its solar photovoltaic cell manufacturing in Spain.