February 15, 2023
RENA wins tender at Silicon Austria Labs in Villach
- Won tender for a metal liftoff/resist strip wet process equipment and associated chemical supply cabinets
- RENA’s semi-automated Revolution System for semiconductor production, for surface preparation of direct wafer bonding
- Acquisition within the funded project "POLITUR - Platform for surface preparation of direct wafer bonding for new applications in integrated quantum photonics and telecommunication".
Within a public tender of the research center Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) in Villach, Austria, RENA Technologies successfully offered its Revolution platform. On 22.12.2022 SAL announced that the order for the new procurement of a chemical wet bench was decided in favor of RENA Technologies GmbH.
The Revolution, a machine for semi-automated, wet-chemical processing of semiconductor wafers, will be purchased as part of the funded project "POLITUR - Platform for surface preparation of direct wafer bonding for new applications in integrated quantum photonics and telecommunications" (KWF - Kärntner Wirtschaftsförderungs-Fonds).
CEO RENA North America Ed Jean is pleased, "We are proud to offer the optimal setup for Silicon Austria Labs with our comprehensive solution and look forward to future collaboration, even beyond this project ."
The project focuses on the expansion of the infrastructural equipment of the Silicon Austria Labs site in Villach in order to promote highly innovative research on the one hand, and small batch production in the field of semiconductor processing and microfabrication on the other. In addition to the machine, RENA is also responsible for on-site logistics and installation.
About Silicon Austria Labs GmbH
Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) is Austria's top research center for electronic based systems (EBS), which are the technological backbone of digitization. At three locations (Graz, Villach, Linz), SAL is conducting research in the areas of Microsystems, Sensor Systems, Power Electronics, Intelligent Wireless Systems and Embedded Systems to develop future-oriented solutions for industrial production, health, energy, mobility and safety. SAL brings together key players from industry, science and research and thus valuable expertise and know-how and conducts cooperative, application-oriented research along the value chain. Cooperative projects are co-financed by SAL and enable a fast and unbureaucratic project start.