Metallization specialist ASYS Inc. says it is on target to install multiple solar lines, totaling 200 MW, in the U.S. this year. Current installations on three separate projects are scheduled to be completed by late summer. With this increased installed base, ASYS is also expanding support locations in Hillsboro, Ore., and Suwanee, Ga., and boosting its spare-parts inventory.
With solutions that offer high net throughput on small floorspace areas, ASYS has delivered 2.5 GW of capacity to cell manufacturers. The company, which maintains a worldwide sales and support network, supplies the solar industry with a product portfolio that includes coin stack units, visual inspection stations, screen printers, post-print inspection systems, dryers, laser edge isolation units, cell testers and cell sorters. For more information, call (770) 246 9706.