Plasma-Therm ranks as the world’s 10 BEST Focused Supplier. Plasma-Therm achieves RANKED 1st in: 10 BEST Focused Suppliers of Chip Making Equipment and Etch & Clean Equipment. Customers award Plasma-Therm with 5 VLSI Stars in 10 BEST Focused Suppliers for a third year. Takes highest rating in commitment, field engineering support, spares support, support after sales, overall value, and software of all 10 BEST Focused Suppliers. Global supplier of plasma etch and deposition technologies for diverse materials to serve advanced packaging and nano-technology markets. Plasma-Therm earns a 9.0 and above in 11 rating categories. Achieves highest rating of all THE BEST Fab Equipment and THE BEST WFE to Specialty Chip Makers in Spares Support. Increases Spares Support by 20 basis points to an incredible 9.5. Highest scores in spares support, field engineering support, overall value, recommend supplier, trust in supplier, partnering, and support after sales. Three consecutive years, 100% of customers said they will return to Plasma-Therm for their equipment needs. Earns 5 VLSI Stars in THE BEST Suppliers for both Fab Equipment and WFE to Specialty Chip Makers. 11th consecutive year as a THE BEST Supplier in Fab Equipment. Plasma-Therm has transformed into a globally operating semiconductor equipment supplier to serve its diverse global customer base out-performing any other plasma processing company in customer satisfaction. Plasma-Therm is executing through global expansion in technology investment and M&A. Leading capabilities in plasma etch and deposition technologies position Plasma-Therm as a supplier of record to semiconductor manufacturers and research institutions in key technology markets.