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2011-03-15 00:00:27

Expansion brings total space to 121,500 sq. ft., demonstrates long-term commitment as a leading-edge provider of superabrasive finishing solutions. Wheeling, IL (PRWEB) March 14, 2011 Engis Corporation, a leading provider of complete superabrasive finishing solutions for lapping, honing, polishing and grinding, today announced expansion plans that will nearly double the size of its world headquarters in Wheeling, Ill., a Chicago suburb. The company will expand its state-of-the-art...

2011-02-23 15:05:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Novellus Systems (Nasdaq: NVLS) announced today that its subsidiary Peter Wolters GmbH has introduced a new version of its microLine double side lapping system for prime silicon wafers. The new AC-2100L system (Figure 1) features independently driven inner and outer pin rings, automatic force calibration, and in-situ wafer thickness metrology for closed-loop process control. The system can process up to twenty 300 mm wafers in one batch,...

2010-03-31 15:05:00

RENDSBURG, Germany, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peter Wolters GmbH, a leading manufacturer of high-precision machine tools and a wholly owned subsidiary of Novellus Systems (Nasdaq: NVLS) today announced that it has developed innovative Planetary Pad Grinding (PPG(TM)) technology based on the well-established AC2000 platform's double-sided processing architecture. The PPG technology produces prime silicon wafers that are five times flatter than those achieved using other grinding...


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