Lumileds Places Another Multiple Order With Aixtron
The manufacturer of high-power light emitting diodes (LEDs) and solid-state lighting products has placed a repeat order for multiple G4 HT MOCVD Planetary Reactor systems.
Aixtron has announced that in the second quarter Philips Lumileds Lighting Company placed a repeat order for multiple AIX 2800G4 HT MOCVD reactors which will be use for the production of its LUXEON power LEDs.
The MOCVD systems will be shipped within the next 2-3 quarters and will be installed in the
state of the art production facility in San Jose, California.
Mike Pugh, Chief Procurement Officer of Philips Lumileds, commented, "We have carefully
selected the Aixtron systems for our continuing capacity expansion program. As we are
committed to meeting the needs of the illumination, automotive, and consumer electronics
industries the new Aixtron reactors are an important part of that program. Our long-term
successful relationship with Aixtron as a key supplier gives us confidence that we will
receive the support that is needed for a quick installation and successful startup of the new