News tagged wafer
Last update: Friday 24 June 2016 [618 news items]
Gudeng warns loss likely for 1Q13
Apr 11, 15:51
Taiwan-based Gudeng Precision Industrial, a semiconductor front-end equipment manufacturer specializing in mask solution products and wafer handling equipment, has issued a profit...
Silicon wafer revenues fall in 2012, says SEMI
Feb 18, 16:15
Worldwide silicon wafer revenues declined by 12% in 2012 compared to 2011, according to the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) in its year-end analysis of the silicon wafer industry...
UMC expects flat 1Q13
Feb 6, 19:33
United Microelectronics (UMC) expects its wafer shipments to rise 6% sequentially in the first quarter of 2013, with average selling prices (ASP) decreasing also 6%.
Ardentec expects sales rebound in 2Q13
Dec 22, 11:03
Wafer probing service provider Ardentec has expressed caution about its business performance in first-quarter 2013, but expects sales to rebound in the second quarter.
KLA-Tencor intros new LED wafer inspection system
Dec 5, 14:46
KLA-Tencor has announced its next-generation LED patterned wafer inspection tool, the ICOS WI-2280. Designed specifically for defect inspection and 2D metrology for LED applications,...
ProMOS to sell fab by year-end, become fabless
Nov 6, 11:11
ProMOS Technologies has announced plans to sell its 12-inch wafer plant and related facilities through open bidding by the end of 2012, in a move to become a fabless memory-IC comp...
GaAs firms to see sales rebound in 4Q12
Oct 26, 15:18
GaAs foundries Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) and Win Semiconductors, and GaAs wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) are expected to see their sales...
MEMS foundry APM sees growth ahead
Sep 7, 13:55
MEMS wafer foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) expects its sales revenues to surpass the breakeven point in 2013 as shipments will boost on the upcoming rollouts of customers'...
REC Wafer declares bankruptcy
Aug 20, 10:59
Norway-based solar wafer firm REC Wafer has filed for bankruptcy after its parent company REC ASA announced the termination of further funding last week.