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Raytheon qualifies IQE North Carolina


Site qualified for the manufacture of epi wafers for use in advanced infrared sensing and imaging

Compound semiconductor wafer company IQE plc has announced that Raytheon has qualified IQE’s North Carolina site for the manufacture of epitaxial wafers for use in advanced infrared sensing and imaging.

Building upon a 15-year partnership, both parties will continue to collaborate closely on the research and development of infrared sensors, further developing capabilities for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance applications.

Americo Lemos, CEO of IQE, commented: “Having received a Raytheon Premier Supplier Excellence Award, this qualification demonstrates the continued confidence that Raytheon has in IQE. We are proud to be a strategic partner, ensuring the volume production of sensor and imaging materials made in the USA for a resilient supply chain. We look forward to continuing our long-term partnership for years to come.”

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