An unidentified top tier solar company based in Asia has placed a US$5.3 million order with Tempress Systems, a subsidiary of Amtech for its solar cell diffusion processing tools.
The company said the order was in relation to the customer planning to ramp a new multi-hundred megawatt capacity expansion plan. These systems are expected to ship within the next six months.
Fokko Pentinga , Chief Executive Officer of Amtech, said, “We are very pleased to see this core, industry-leading customer adding new, highly productive capacity and we continue to work closely with our customers and research partners to advance our solar technology solutions. This demonstrates our ability to offer a superior diffusion technology and support for our valued customers.”