DV Hardware - bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
October 17, 2017 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 149 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Jaybird Freedom 2 wireless sport headphones
Ewin Racing Champion gaming chair
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Globalfoundries undertaking major expansion projects

Posted on Monday, June 24 2013 @ 12:33:33 CEST by


Globalfoundries logo
DigiTimes reports Globalfoundries is on a capacity expansion spree. The foundry has undertaken big expansion projects at its Singapore and New York manufacturing plants in order to meet growing demand for mobile chips.
Monthly capacity at Globalfoundries' US site, Fab 8, has reached 60,000 12-inch wafers, said Noonen, adding that the facility focuses on the production of chips using 28nm and more advanced process technologies.

Globalfoundries has sent 20nm chip samples to customers for product design and verification, Noonen indicated. Production utilizing the newer node will take place at Fab 8, Noonen said.

Globalfoundries is also accelerating development of 14nm process with 3D FinFET transistors, which will be ready for trial production at Fab 8 around the end of 2013, Noonen noted.

Meanwhile, Globalfoundries has been expanding capacity at its Singapore site, Fab 7, with installation of its newly-acquired 12-inch fab equipment form ProMOS Technologies, Noonen said. Annual capacity of the unit is expected to reach one million 12-inch wafers in 2014, Noonen indicated.




 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2017 DM Media Group bvba