EV Group, the industry-leading wafer-bonder supplier, earns 4½ VLSI Stars for 10 BEST Focused Chip Making Equipment Suppliers. Earns its highest 10 BEST score of 8.90 and wins all 3 awards for the 9th consecutive year. EV Group once again ups the ante in customer satisfaction by improving its rating for the fourth consecutive year. It continues to grow as a leading supplier of high-volume production equipment and process solutions with over 1000 employees worldwide. Increases ratings in 7 categories: technical leadership, commitment, and spares support by 20 basis points. Trust in supplier, partnering, field engineering support, and software by 10 basis points. Earns the highest score of all 10 BEST Focused Chip Making Equipment Suppliers in recommend supplier. Awarded an impressive average rating of 9.1 in supplier performance. Highest scores: technical leadership, partnering, recommend supplier, trust in supplier, and commitment. Awarded 5 VLSI Stars for the first time in THE BEST Suppliers of WFE to Specialty Chip Makers earning an outstanding score of 9.03. 5th consecutive year earning THE BEST Suppliers of WFE to Specialty Chip Makers. Receives 4½ VLSI Stars in THE BEST Suppliers of Fab Equipment. EV Group has earned this prestigious ranking for 19 consecutive years. RANKED 1st award in Specialty Fab Equipment for a 6th consecutive year. EVG once again outperforms its peers in its markets while focusing on partnering with customers. EVG provides solutions for manufacturing semiconductors, MEMS, compound semiconductors, power devices, and nanotechnology devices. Key products include: wafer bonding, thin-wafer processing and lithography/nanoimprint lithography equipment, photoresist coaters, cleaning and inspection/metrology systems. State-of-the-art application labs and cleanrooms in Europe, North America, and Asia. Enable customers to effectively commercialize new products by using its Triple-i philosophy.