Soitec to expand its manufacturing footprint in France
March 11, 2022Soitec is looking to expand its manufacturing footprint in Bernin, France to be ready to produce high volume SiC semiconductor wafers for electric vehicles and industrial markets and increase its SOI capabilities.
Galaxy Semiconductor to acquire Ippon Innovation
February 14, 2022Galaxy Semiconductor, a provider of data analytics solutions, says it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ippon Innovation of Toulouse, France.
A*STAR and Soitec to develop next-gen SiC semiconductors
January 11, 2022The Institute of Microelectronics (IME) at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Soitec have entered into a research collaboration with the aim of developing next-generation silicon carbide (SiC) semiconductor devices to power electric vehicles.
SEMI urges EU to make semiconductor industry a top priority
December 29, 2021SEMI calls for closer cooperation among EU member states on technology and prioritisation of semiconductor technology ahead of the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union that begins January 1, 2022.
Soitec acquires NovaSiC, strengthens SiC wafer technology
December 02, 2021Soitec, a designer and manufacturer of semiconductor materials, acquires NovaSiC, a technology company specialized in polishing and reclaiming wafers on silicon carbide, to accelerate the company’s technology development and strengthen its positioning on the automotive and industrial markets.
Bosch wants to create a European supply chain for SiC semiconductors
November 10, 2021In a consortium led by Bosch, a total of 34 companies, universities, and research institutes from seven European countries have joined forces to work toward securing a leading role for Europe in new technologies based on silicon carbide
Soitec looking to attract new talent – creating 100 new jobs
January 05, 2021Semiconductor materials specialist, Soitec, is continuing its growth path and launches a company-wide job creation program called ELEVATE.
To feed the demand for 5G RF solutions, GF and Soitec ink supply agreement
November 06, 2020GlobalFoundries and Soitec have entered into a multi-year supply agreement for 300mm radio frequency silicon-on-insulator (RF-SOI) wafers.
Soitec & Applied Materials to develop next-gen SiC substrates
November 18, 2019Designer and manufacturer of semiconductor materials, Soitec, is entering a joint development program with Applied Materials on next-generation silicon carbide substrates.
Soitec and KOKUSAI expands collaboration
July 11, 2019Designer and manufacturer of semiconductor materials, Soitec, and KOKUSAI ELECTRIC CORPORATION, a pure play manufacturer of semiconductor manufacturing systems, have expanded their collaboration to R&D activities at Grenoble's Substrate Innovation Center in France.
Globalfoundries Soitec sign multiple SOI wafer supply deals
June 10, 2019The areements will secure high-volume 300mm wafer supply to support a broad range of customer applications across fast growing market segments.
Soitec to acquire EpiGaN nv
May 13, 2019Soitec expands its engineered substrate portfolio into GaN (Gallium Nitride) with the acquisition of EpiGaN. The acquisition accelerates Soitec's penetration across high-growth 5G, power and sensor market segments.
Soitec sets up direct sales operation in China
March 20, 2019Soitec, who designs and produces semiconductor materials for electronic component manufacturers, says that it is opening a direct sales channel in China.
Soitec & Samsung Foundry to ensure FD-SOI wafer supply
January 22, 2019Soitec, a designer and manufacturer of semiconductor materials, has expanded its collaboration with Samsung Foundry to ensure the volume supply of fully depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) wafers.
TowerJazz announces RF SOI 65nm ramp in its 300mm Fab
July 03, 2018Secures tens of thousands of wafers per year under long-term partnership with SOITEC, providing guaranteed SOI substrates to support ramp.
Exagan selects Aixtron system to ramp up production
February 29, 2016Aixtron SE has shipped an AIX G5+ C system to French start-up company Exagan, a producer of materials and high-efficiency gallium nitride (GaN) power switches.
Soitec and SKI to collaborate on semiconductor materials
November 24, 2014Soitec and SK Innovation (SKI) have signed a collaboration agreement to establish an alliance focused on accelerating innovation in semiconductor materials for information communication technologies and IoT applications.
Maxwell Technologies, Soitec join forces
June 12, 2013Maxwell Technologies and Soitec will collaborate on a California Energy Commission-funded, two-phase program to demonstrate the cost and efficiency benefits of combining an energy storage system with Soitec's Concentrix CPV technology.
New European microelectronics project
May 21, 2013Led by STMicroelectronics, Places2Be aims to support the deployment of a FD-SOI pilot line at 28nm and the subsequent node, as well as a dual source that will enable volume manufacturing in Europe.
Soitec and Shin-Etsu Handotai to cooperateLoad more news
October 11, 2012Soitec and Shin-Etsu Handotai Co., Ltd announced a Smart Cut licensing extension and expanded technology cooperation agreement.