Edmonton, Canada (PressExposure) March 26, 2009 -- Through this endeavor Micralyne will obtain access to SVTC facilities in San Jose, CA and Austin, TX to undertake MEMS process development and volume manufacturing. SVTC brings an extensive equipment set together with a strong heritage of technology commercialization and engineering expertise. In addition, the SVTC fabs possess unique capabilities like atomic layer deposition and advanced lithography. Access to these capabilities will allow Micralyne to meet the growing demands of 8-inch MEMS development and manufacturing in a cost effective manner. Chris Lumb, CEO of Micralyne said âWe are extremely pleased to work jointly with SVTC to accelerate our customersâ volume manufacturing needs. Through SVTC we can provide our customers a cost effective path from development to volume manufacturing.â
The collaboration will also allow SVTC to access MEMS process development and scale up expertise from Micralyne. Dave Bergeron, CTO of SVTC, echoed this saying âMicralyne is a recognized leader in MEMS process technology and manufacturing. To have access to Micralyneâs extensive engineering resources will help us further strengthen our MEMS offerings.â
About SVTC SVTC speeds the development and commercialization of innovative silicon-based technologies and products, cost-effectively and in an IP-secure manner. Through facilities in San Jose, Calif., and Austin, Texas, SVTC serves customers in rapidly growing markets such as novel memory, novel transistors, logic, MEMS, biotechnology, image sensors and high-voltage applications. SVTC offers a suite of leading-edge equipment and services, including full-scale 8-inch and 12-inch process capabilities, advanced CMOS equipment, analytical services, development support tools and commercialization services. SVTC is co-owned by Oak Hill Capital Management and Tallwood Venture Capital along with management. SVTC Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. More information can be found at http://www.svtc.com.
For further information concerning SVTC please contact: Ashwin Kumar MARCOM Coordinator SVTC Technologies, L.L.C. 2706 Montopolis Dr Austin, TX 78741 512 356-2312 http://www.svtc.com