Delivery and commissioning of the equipment is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2017. Image: Meyer Burger
Leading PV manufacturing equipment supplier Meyer Burger Technology has secured an order from an existing customer in Asia valued at around CHF 15 million (US$15.06 million).
Meyer Burger noted that to order was for its MAiA 2.1 upgrade cell coating platform for PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Contact) cell technology. Delivery and commissioning of the equipment is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2017.
The upstream PV industry is currently under going a major technology buy cycle that is being driven by P-type multi and P-type mono cell upgrades to PERC.