Johnson Matthey supplies two hydrogen purifiers to Tekcore, Taiwan

Dec. 13, 2007
Date Announced: 13 Dec 2007 WEST CHESTER, PA -- Johnson Matthey Gas Purification Technology (GPT) group, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of highly reliable bulk and point-of-use purifiers, announced today that they have supplied two Model PSH-60 hydrogen purifiers, capable of hydrogen flows of 60 Nm3/hr to Tekcore Co, LTD. in Nantou, Taiwan. Johnson Matthey has now supplied Tekcore with five bulk hydrogen purifiers. The sale was obtained by JM's Taiwanese sales and service agent - Pionics Technology Corp.Tekcore, is a leading Asian manufacturer of high brightness LED wafers and chips, their state-of-the-art facility includes High Throughput MOCVD tools, which enable them to cater to this demand. These new hydrogen purifiers, along with the other JM hydrogen purifiers already in place, will supply ultrapure hydrogen to the growing number of MOCVD reactors at this site.Johnson Matthey's state-of-the-art PSH Series bulk hydrogen purifiers are capable of providing 99.9999999 percent pure hydrogen for wafer fabrication and they are the technology of choice for Taiwan's silicon and compound semiconductor industry. About Johnson Matthey Gas Purification Technology:Backed by a reputation for superior reliability, technological expertise and customer service - and having installed over 5,000 gas purification units around the world - the company is a global leader in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of state-of-the-art purification systems for gases used in the semiconductor industry. The Johnson Matthey GPT group maintains facilities in North America, France, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, China and Hong Kong.

Jeff Lucht, Business Manager, Johnson Matthey Gas Purification Technology Phone: (610) 232-1968 or (800) 624-2204

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