Heraeus Will Vigorously Defend its Innovative Photovoltaic Metallization Technology
HANAU, Germany and WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pennsylvania, September 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –
On September 2, Heraeus Holding GmbH and Heraeus Materials Technology
LLC were sued in a patent infringement lawsuit filed against them in the
U.S. District Court of Delaware. “Heraeus will vigorously defend its rights
against this claim of patent infringement”, according to Andy London, Global
Manager for the Photovoltaic Business Unit. “We respect the intellectual
property rights of others and carefully monitor industry developments to
ensure full compliance and are therefore confident we do not infringe any
The Heraeus Photovoltaic group is showing its newest, cost saving silver
metallization pastes at this year’s PVSEC trade show at the CCH Congress
Center in Hamburg, Germany, September 5 – 8, Hall A4 booth number B9.
Heraeus has long been known around the world as a leader in market
innovation. Our products for metallization come from over 40 years of Thick
Film experience and our unique technology. We have invested heavily in
research in order to bring new metallizations to the industry, improving
cost structures and efficiency for our customers.
With a convincing roadmap of innovative products Heraeus will continue
to offer leading technology for metallization of PV cells across the
Heraeus, the precious metals and technology group headquartered in
Hanau, Germany, is a global, private company with 160 years of tradition.
Our fields of competence include precious metals, materials and
technologies, sensors, biomaterials and medical products, as well as dental
products, quartz glass, and specialty light sources. With product revenues
of EUR4.1 billion and precious metal trading revenues of EUR17.9 billion, as
well as more than 12,900 employees in over 120 subsidiaries worldwide,
Heraeus holds a leading position in its global markets.
For additional information, please contact: Martina Rauch Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications Heraeus Holding GmbH Heraeusstr. 12 - 14 63450 Hanau, Germany T +49(0)6181-35-5100 F +49(0)6181-35-4242 email@example.com http://www.heraeus.com For additional product information, please contact: David McMullan Marketing and Business Development Heraeus Materials Technology LLC Photovoltaic Business Unit 24 Union Hill Road West Conshohocken, PA 19428 T +1(610)825-6050 F +1(610)825-7061 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.heraeus.com
Heraeus provides detailed information about its contribution to the
photovoltaics industry at http://www.heraeus-photovoltaics.com
SOURCE Heraeus Holding GmbH