Tempress Systems, a subsidiary of Amtech Systems, announced that since April 1, 2010, it has received around $15 million in new solar orders for its diffusion processing systems from two new customers and one existing customer in Asia. These orders bring the fiscal 2010 order totals to approximately $98 million.
J.S. Whang, CEO of Amtech, commented, “These latest orders further demonstrate our expanding solar market share. We believe the intense effort by our customers and the solar industry to increase cell efficiency will continue to drive demand for our superior diffusion technology and related products. We continue to see excellent quotation activity and remain focused on continued successful execution of our solar growth strategy.”