As part of its strategic plan to become a leading broad-based equipment supplier to the solar manufacturing industry, Meyer Burger Technology has acquired the remaining 34% share capital in Hennecke Systems. Meyer Burger had concluded a 66% share acquisition in the inspection equipment firm in February, 2008.
Meyer Burger has made a wave of acquisitions over the last few years. The company has recently acquired module manufacturing equipment specialist, 3S. Meyer Berger is the third-largest PV equipment supplier, based on VLSI Research’s Top 10 equipment rankings for 2008. Rankings for 2009 have yet to be released.