Aixtron receives large MOCVD order from China
San'an Optoelectronics expands GaN LED production with next generation tools
Aixtron SE, a worldwide leading provider of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry, has announced that San'an Optoelectronics has ordered 50 Next Generation Showerhead MOCVD tools from Aixtron.
This is one of the largest orders the company has ever received and is growing evidence that LED manufacturers are beginning to expand production capacity to meet the constantly increasing demand for LEDs.
The equipment will be delivered starting in Q4/2014. All systems will be installed in San'an's Chinese production facility by an Aixtron service team. The tools will be used to expand the manufacturer's production capacity for ultra-high brightness LED chips based on GaN.