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2016-03-30 TSMC inks deal for first 300mm wafer fab in China
The facility, to rise in the Pukou Economic Development Zone, will have a planned capacity of 20,000 12in wafers monthly and will include a design centre.
2007-09-24 Tower bags 2008 wafer order from U.S. IDM
Tower Semiconductor Ltd has secured an order from an unnamed U.S. IDM for thousands of wafers of 130nm chips worth millions of dollars per month.
2012-09-17 Toshiba opens MtM foundry to EU fabs
Toshiba has extended foundry and process development services to EU clients and expanded NAND flash memory production
2007-03-28 The other side of the wafer [fab craze
In 2004, Nanotech Corp. turned heads by securing used equipment and process technology from Intel and promising to build a fab about 100 miles west of Shanghai. But the loans promised by China's policy banks never materialized.
2010-11-16 Taiwan to beat Japan wafer capacity
Taiwan will have more semiconductor production capacity than any other region in the world by mid-2011 according to IC Insights Inc.
2004-12-30 Taiwan memory maker files to build wafer fab in China
Taiwan's largest memory maker, Powerchip Semiconductor Corp., said it is ready to seek approval from the Taiwanese government to build an 8-inch wafer fab in China
2012-01-17 Taiwan leads global wafer production
Taiwan has bested Japan and South Korea as worldwide leaders in chip production with 21 percent wafer capacity in mid-2011
2003-09-18 Taiwan foundry to provide contract assembly services to RFWaves
Taiwan-based SAW vendor Tai-saw Technology Co. Ltd (TST) and RFWaves Ltd, a fabless semiconductor company, have entered into a strategic agreement for the mass production of RF chipsets.
2011-09-26 Specialized foundry processing yields high-performance analog IC
Learn about the impact of foundry process on achievable specifications
2004-06-07 SMIC receives 300mm wafer equipment for Fab 4
Shanghai-based foundry Semiconductor Mfg Int. Corp. (SMIC) has received its first chip manufacturing equipment for use in its 300mm diameter wafers
2002-12-23 Silicon wafer market to see increased demands in '03
Silicon wafer demand will begin a major expansion between 2H of 2003 and 2004, as it will be driven by a combination of a recovery of device demand and the startup of 300mm fabs, according to Dataquest Inc., a unit of Gartner Inc
2016-03-17 SiC ready: X-Fab offers 6in SiC from Texas foundry
X-Fab has upgraded the manufacturing process at its wafer fab in Lubbock, Texas, in order to start supplying 6in SiC wafers
2012-08-24 Samsung's foundry sales boost aided by Apple
The McClean Report revealed that Samsung is expected to be the largest of only three IDM foundries in the 2012 ranking with almost 8x the sales of IBM, the second-largest IDM foundry
2015-04-22 Samsung rocks TSMC's spot in foundry service
TSMC is likely to lose pricing power this year in its most profitable technology nodes ranging from 28nm to 16nm as key customers shift to Samsung and other TSMC competitors as second sources.
2010-10-04 RFMD expands foundry services to include GaAs tech
RF Micro Devices Inc. has added Gallium Arsenide technology to its foundry services portfolio, and will start offering a full suite of GaAs Pseudomorphic High Electron Mobility Transistor (pHEMT) technologies to customers
2007-11-19 Report: Foundry wafer starts fly high in Q3
A new report from SICAS found that foundry wafer starts increased 13.3 percent in Q3 from the previous quarter, and 19.1 percent compared with the same quarter in 2006.
2004-09-06 Renesas, Mitsumi agree on transfer of 200mm wafer fab
Mitsumi Electric Co. Ltd will acquire a 200mm wafer fab from Renesas Northern Japan Semiconductor Inc., a wholly-owned affiliated company of Renesas Technology Corp
2008-11-25 Renesas turns over fab to Silicon Foundry
Renesas has transferred all shares of the former Renesas Semiconductor Europe (Landshut) GmbH (RSEL), to Silicon Foundry Holding GmbH (SFH), a Germany-based company specializing in semiconductor pure-play foundry services
2009-08-18 Regulations may hinder UMC's China foundry buyout
United Microelectronics Corp.'s acquisition of Chinese foundry He Jian Technology Co. Ltd could be in jeopardy because of Taiwan government regulations
2002-06-04 Raytheon inks wafer production alliance with Taiwan foundry
Raytheon Co. has formed a compound semiconductor foundry alliance with Taiwan-based Win Semiconductors Corp
2009-05-11 Ramtron cuts foundry ties with Fujitsu
Amid loss, ferroelectric RAM maker Ramtron International Corp. is dumping one of its foundry partners&$8212;Fujitsu Ltd
2012-07-02 Qualcomm explores wafer fab options
Qualcomm has explored the possibility of owning its own wafer fab along with possibly partnering with Samsung in lieu of suffering a shortage in processors from TSMC
2003-05-19 Q1 wafer shipments down, but demand should increase
The Fabless Semiconductor Association said wafer shipments dipped 5 percent in Q1 but is expected to slowly increase from now through 2004
2003-10-06 PMC-Sierra CEO sees wafer shortage ahead
A severe wafer shortage is looming, according to Bob Bailey, president of PMC-Sierra Corp
2008-10-15 One-on-one: AMD foundry exec deals with the issues
The success of Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s bold plan to spin off its capital-intensive semiconductor manufacturing operations rests on the shoulders of Doug Grose.
2004-02-26 Olympus forms optical foundry services
Olympus has established Olympus Partnership Development Group (PDG)'s Optical Foundry Services
2008-07-11 Numonyx, Elpida forge memory foundry deal
Flash-memory upstart Numonyx B.V. has signed on its first silicon foundry partner, by announcing a deal with Japan's Elpida Memory Inc
2004-10-29 No cost benefit in China wafer fab, says TSMC's Chang
Morris Chang, chairman of foundry chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg Co. Ltd, said Tuesday (Oct. 26) that the company's China-based wafer fab will not be more cost competitive than its Taiwan-based fabs for at least five years.
2002-04-24 Nanke Electronics builds 8-inch wafer plant
IC manufacturer Zhuhai Nanke Electronics Co. Ltd has begun construction of an 8-inch wafer plant valued at $255 million
2002-06-28 Motorola makes TSMC its foremost foundry
As part of its "asset lite" manufacturing strategy, Motorola Inc. has announced a "broadened agreement" with TSMC aimed at securing additional capacity from the chip foundry
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