Veeco Instruments Inc. has received a multimillion-dollar order from GroupSat (Hong Kong) Ltd. for its suite of FastFlex Web Coating Systems. This complement of tools will be shipped to GroupSat's factory in Suzhou, China.
The order comprises one molybdenum deposition system, one transparent conductive oxide deposition system, and two copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS) deposition systems. Veeco currently expects to ship the order in early 2010.
‘We have an aggressive plan to become the first true CIGS thin film solar manufacturer in China,’ notes Nasir M. Ameriar, CEO of GroupSat.
SOURCE: Veeco Instruments Inc.