ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (July 29, 2020) — Plasma-Therm LLC, a leading manufacturer of plasma-process equipment for the semiconductor industry, is pleased to announce the opening of new offices in Singapore.
“With the continued expansion of our installed base in Singapore and the APAC region, we are committed to building a robust infrastructure to support our customers. The opening of our office in Singapore gives us localized expertise to do just that,” said Abdul Lateef, CEO of Plasma-Therm.
The new Singapore office is home to process engineering and technical service personnel. High-tech manufacturers in the APAC region have installed a range of Plasma-Therm’s plasma-process equipment, including VERSALINE®, Singulator®, LAPECVD®, and QuaZar® systems.
“The decision to expand in Singapore was a logical step to support our growth strategy,” said Jim Garstka, vice president of sales and business development. “Our Singapore office anchors our reach throughout the region and enables us to better serve our customers and agents.”
“We are excited to now have local process and service teams working closely with our clients in manufacturing and advanced R&D,” Garstka continued. “Supporting and enabling our customers’ success is priority number one at Plasma-Therm.”
Plasma-Therm’s increased presence in APAC solidifies the company’s commitment to the region, which is a major player in the supply of advanced chip technology to the Wireless, IoT, and Industry 4.0 markets, according to Plasma-Therm executives. Plasma-Therm has offices and service personnel located across the globe, with major facilities in the U.S.A., United Kingdom, Europe, and APAC.
Established in 1974, Plasma-Therm is a manufacturer of advanced plasma processing equipment for specialty semiconductor markets, including advanced packaging, wireless communication, photonics, solid-state lighting, MEMS/NEMS, nanotechnology, renewable energy, data storage, photomask, and R&D. Plasma-Therm offers leading etch and deposition technologies and solutions for these markets. Sales and service locations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific meet the diverse needs of Plasma-Therm’s global customer base. Visit www.plasmatherm.com for more information.