1464 news items tagged equipment
Unimicron to build new IC substrate plantFriday 14 June 2019
Unimicron Technology is scheduled to break ground for a new plant in Taoyuan, northern Taiwan in July followed by equipment move-in a year later. The new facility is designed for...
Global fab equipment spending to rebound with 20% growth in 2020, says SEMIThursday 13 June 2019
Global fab equipment spending will rebound in 2020, growing 20% to US$58.4 billion after dropping 19% to US$48.4 billion in 2019, according to SEMI.
Tripod Tech reiterates revenue target of slight growth for 2019Thursday 13 June 2019
PCB manufacturer Tripod Technology has reiterated its revenue target of a slight increase for 2019 amid unfavorable macroeconomic factors.
Already detrimental to Huawei's smartphone business, the US ban will impact the telecom and enterprise equipment market in the long runWednesday 12 June 2019
With Huawei already stocking up on crucial components, the US Commerce Department's ban will not stop Huawei from providing its products and services in the short term. However, the...
Iteq strives to gain presence in high-speed CCL segmentTuesday 11 June 2019
Copper-clad laminate (CCL) specialist Iteq is striving to develop its presence in the high-speed CCL market segment, while expressing optimism about demand for 5G base station equipment,...
Applied Materials unveils display equipment plant in southern TaiwanThursday 6 June 2019
Applied Materials has inaugurated its display equipment manufacturing center and R&D lab at the Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) seeking to explore business opportunities for...
Ardentec to expand factory site in northern TaiwanWednesday 5 June 2019
Backend house Ardentec recently broke ground for the second-phase construction of its factory site in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan. The new facility construction is scheduled to complete...
Semiconductor equipment billings decline in 1Q19, says SEMITuesday 4 June 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered both sequential and on-year decreases in the first quarter of 2019.
Yangtze Memory to volume produce 64-layer 3D NAND chips ahead of scheduleFriday 31 May 2019
China's Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) is likely to kick off volume production of 64-layer 3D NAND flash chips ahead of schedule, as it is striving to gain orders from Huawei,...
Pegatron to focus on producing networking devices initially in Indonesia, says chairmanThursday 30 May 2019
Pegatron's plant to in Batam, Indonesia will initially focus on networking devices in its first year of operation, according to company chairman TH Tung.
Toshiba Memory, Western Digital to jointly invest in new 3D flash memory fabTuesday 28 May 2019
Toshiba Memory and Western Digital have finalized a formal agreement to jointly invest in the "K1" manufacturing facility that Toshiba Memory is currently constructing in Kitakami...
Spirox signs deal with National InstrumentsFriday 24 May 2019
Taiwan-based Spirox, which distributes packaging and testing equipment, has signed a new contract with National Instruments (NI) under which Spirox will sell NI's STS (semiconductor...
Taiwan CCL firms on track to expand production capacities in ChinaThursday 23 May 2019
Taiwan-based copper-clad laminate (CCL) firms including Asia Electronic Materials (AEM), Elite Materials (EMC), Iteq and Taiflex Scientific, are on track to build additional new production...
China relying on Taiwan suppliers to cushion trade war impactsWednesday 22 May 2019
In efforts to mitigate impacts of US trade sanctions against Huawei and tariff hikes on Chinese imports, the China government has instructed domestic enterprises to purchase more...
Semiconductor equipment billings increase, says SEMIWednesday 22 May 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment grew sequentially in April 2019 ending three consecutive months of sequential drops.
Taiwan server, network equipment makers gaining from US-China trade warTuesday 21 May 2019
Taiwan suppliers of servers and network communication modules have seen orders mount significantly as their clients in the US and Europe have moved to boost ratios of shipments from...
Asian Edge: The outlook of Chinese semiconductor equipment marketThursday 16 May 2019
The worldwide semiconductor equipment market, which had a scale of US$60.5 billion in 2018, is controlled mostly by companies in the West. The development of China's semiconductor...
Spirox expects 2Q19 sales to hit bottomThursday 16 May 2019
Taiwan-based Spirox, which distributes packaging and testing equipment, expects sales to hit bottom for 2019 in the second quarter.
Sporton positive about demand for 5G related devicesFriday 3 May 2019
Demand for testing, inspection and certification will continue ramping up in the mobile device and other wireless communication sectors in the second quarter of 2019, as the industry...
IC equipment maker Group Up sees clear order visibility through 3Q19Friday 26 April 2019
Taiwan-based Group Up Industrial (GP), dedicated to supplying automation and semiconductor dry process equipment, has seen clear order visibility through the third quarter of 2019...
LCD equipment, materials suppliers benefiting from aggressive capacity build-up in ChinaThursday 25 April 2019
Taiwan's supply chain makers for LCD manufacturing equipment and materials are set to see their sales momentum continue in 2019, with most of them having enjoyed strong sales last...
Semiconductor equipment billings register another sequential dropWednesday 24 April 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a sequential decline for the third consecutive month in March.
KYEC, Qualcomm said to set up 5G chips engineering test centerWednesday 17 April 2019
Backend house King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) reportedly will team up with Qualcomm to set up an engineering test center to be installed with 20-30 sets of equipment for testing 5G radio-frequency...
Semiconductor equipment sales jump to record US$64.5 billion in 2018, says SEMIThursday 11 April 2019
Worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 14% from US$56.62 billion in 2017 to an all-time high of US$64.5 billion in 2018, according to SEMI.
Equipment maker Nova eyes higher gross margins in 2019Wednesday 3 April 2019
Taiwan-based Nova Technology, specializing in integrating water, gas and chemical process systems for semiconductor, photonics and other high-tech sectors, is seeing deferred orders...
Foxconn green-tunnel datacenter
Photo: Ninelu Tu, DIGITIMES, Friday 11 July 2014
Lantiq GEMINAX XXS V3 chipset
Photo: Company, Wednesday 8 December 2010
FormFactor 300mm full-wafer test solution for DRAM
Photo: Company, Friday 11 December 2009