Imtech: order 26 milion euro to build production plant for Siltronic
Gouda / Hamburg, 20 April 2007 - European technical services provider
Imtech is to realize the expansion of crystal pulling furnaces for
silicon crystals for Siltronic AG in Freiberg/Sachsen at a cost of
approximately 26 million euro. The order will be carried out by
Imtech Deutschland (Imtech Germany), who possesses a strong position
on the German technology market.
Imtech is general contractor for the expansion of the production
plant for Siltronic AG in Freiberg/Sachsen and responsible for
delivery of the complete production plant including corresponding
The production plant, including all start-up operations, tests,
qualifications and inspections, will effectively be completed during
the first quarter of 2008.
Siltronic is one of the world leaders in the production of wafers of
purest silicon and the partner of many leading chip manufacturers.
The expansion of the crystal pulling furnaces will contribute towards
further extending Siltronic's technological lead in the globally
fast-expanding 300 mm wafer market. Silicon wafers form the basis of
modern micro- and nano-electronics.
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