Spire Provides Manufacturing Equipment for Indian Firm

[] Spire Corporation finalized a contract to provide EMMVEE Solar Systems Private Limited, Bangalore, India, with a SPI-LINE 5000M solar module manufacturing line. Spire’s photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturing production line includes automated equipment for solar cell stringing and lay-up, lamination, module testing, and related training. Spire Solar offers SPI-LINE turnkey production lines for module, cell, and wafer manufacturing at production capacities ranging from a few hundred kW up to 25 MW per year. Shipment of the production line is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2005.