Wednesday 17 December 2014
Inotera buys equipment for NT$1.72 billion
DRAM chipmaker Inotera Memories has purchased a batch of production equipment from Tokyo Electron for about NT$1.72 billion (US$54.7 million), according to a company filing with the...
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Applied Materials to merge with Tokyo Electron
Applied Materials will merge with Tokyo Electron in an all-stock deal, which the companies claim will create a company with a combined stock market value of US$29 billion.
Friday 3 June 2011
Industry leaders form Embedded Vision Alliance, enabling "machines that see"
More than fifteen leading technology companies have joined forces to speed the adoption of computer vision capabilities in electronic products. The ability of machines to see and...
Thursday 17 March 2011
TSMC reiterates 2011 sales growth target
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC) target of 20% growth in 2011 sales remains unchanged, chairman and CEO Morris Chang said on March 16. TSMC expects no material...
Friday 12 November 2010
Tokyo Electron and Epson conclude joint development agreement for OLED display manufacturing technology
Tokyo, Japan, November 11, 2010 – Tokyo Electron Limited (TEL) and Seiko Epson Corporation (Epson) announced the conclusion of a joint development agreement for organic light-emitting...
Monday 22 February 2010
TSMC spends almost NT$4 billion during Lunar break
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has announced separate equipment purchases totaling around NT$3.85 billion (US$120 million) from Lam Research, Tokyo Electron, ASML,...
Tuesday 5 January 2010
TSMC purchases US$4.5 billion worth of equipment in 2009
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) spent more than NT$145 billion (US$4.57 billion) on machinery equipment in 2009, while rival United Microelectronics Corporation...
Monday 2 November 2009
UMC purchases equipment worth more than US$75 million
United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) has announced recent equipment purchases from Tokyo Electron, Lam Research International Sarl, and Hitachi High-Technologies totaling about...
Friday 24 July 2009
UMC gearing up for 40nm
United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) has been working closely with customers, including FPGA specialist Xilinx, to volume produce 45/40nm products at its 300mm (12-inch) fabs,...
Wednesday 13 May 2009
KLA-Tencor and Tokyo Electron introduce new software tool to measure 3D logic and memory structures
KLA-Tencor today (May 13) launched the AcuShape 3D software modeling tool, developed with Tokyo Electron, to meet optical dimension metrology requirements for the 32nm node and bel...
Monday 11 May 2009
TSMC buys equipment from ASML and Tokyo Electron
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has announced the purchase of new machinery equipment from ASML Hong Kong and Tokyo Electron. Total transaction amount was around...
Tuesday 14 April 2009
Worldwide semi equipment spending down 32% in 2008, says Gartner
Worldwide semiconductor capital equipment spending totaled US$30.7 billion in 2008, a 31.7% decline from the previous year, according to final results by Gartner. In major segments,...
Monday 16 March 2009
TSMC buys equipment from Applied Materials and Tokyo Electron
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has recently announced the purchase of machinery equipment from Applied Materials Asia-Pacific and Tokyo Electron, totaling NT$1.02...