Tempe, Arizona [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Amtech Systems, Inc. has announced that it has received $9.5 million in follow-on solar orders for diffusion processing systems since its last order announcement on January 31, 2008. The orders came from some of Amtech’s existing solar cell customers based in China and Taiwan.
Since the beginning of its 2008 fiscal year, October 1, 2007, Amtech has received solar orders totaling approximately $42 million, including this most recent order. Equipment orders typically ship within six to nine months of receipt.
“We are very pleased to receive these significant follow-on orders, which reflect the increasing customer acceptance we are seeing for our solar products,” said J.S. Whang, CEO of Amtech.