TEMPE, USA: Amtech Systems Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and silicon wafers, today announced that its solar subsidiary, Tempress Systems, Inc., has received approximately $9 million in solar orders for its diffusion processing systems from several new and existing customers in Asia.
The orders are expected to ship within the next six to nine months.
J.S. Whang, President and Chief Executive Officer of Amtech, commented: "These latest orders represent both new customers and significant follow-on orders from recent new customers for our market-leading solar diffusion systems.
"They demonstrate the growing solar manufacturing market in Asia and the significant presence that Tempress has developed in the region in a very short period of time through superior diffusion technology. We continue to see excellent quotation activity and remain confident in our ability to execute our solar growth strategy."