TEMPE, Ariz. — Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS) received approximately $12 million in new solar orders in January, including orders for SoLayTec’s ALD systems. The orders are expected to ship within the next six to twelve months.
Fokko Pentinga, Chief Executive Officer of Amtech, commented, “We are pleased with the strong level of bookings to start to our fiscal second quarter, and continue to see healthy quotation activity within our solar segment.”
About Amtech Systems, Inc.
Amtech Systems, Inc. is a global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment to the solar, semiconductor / electronics, and LED manufacturing markets. Amtech’s equipment includes diffusion, ALD and PECVD systems and solder reflow systems. Amtech also supplies wafer handling automation and polishing equipment and related consumable products. The Company’s wafer handling, thermal processing and consumable products currently address the diffusion, oxidation, and deposition steps used in the fabrication of solar cells, LEDs, semiconductors, MEMS, printed circuit boards, semiconductor packaging, and the polishing of newly sliced sapphire and silicon wafers. Amtech’s products are recognized under the leading brand names Tempress SystemsTM, Bruce TechnologiesTM, PR HoffmanTM, R2D AutomationTM, SoLayTec, and BTU International.