onsemi’s Pocatello, Idaho fab has a new owner
November 02, 2022The 200mm fab has turned into new 180nm-capable pure-play foundry called LA Semiconductor.
Domestic fund buys Japanese onsemi fab
November 01, 2022Japanese investment firm Mercuria Investment will, together with Sangyo Sosei Advisory (SSA), and Fukuoka Capital Partners (FCP), acquire a Japanese wafer fab from US-based ON Semiconductor.
onsemi expands operations in Romania
October 04, 2022The American semiconductor company is opening a new – 3,000 square metre – design center for semiconductor chips in Bucharest, Romania.
1,000 GF employee’s to transfer to onsemi following fab sale
October 04, 2022Back in April of 2019, GlobalFoundries agreed to sell its 300 mm fab in East Fishkill, New York, to onsemi. The sale is now nearing completion and the fab, along with its employees will transfer to onsemi.
onsemi invests $450 million to expand European SiC fab
September 22, 2022onsemi says that the newly inaugurated expanded silicon carbide (SiC) fab in Roznov, Czech Republic will increase its the company's SiC wafer production capacity by 16 times over the next two years.
onsemi opens expanded SiC facility in New Hampshire
August 12, 2022The newly inaugurated site will increase the company’s SiC boule production capacity by five times year-over-year and almost quadruple the number of its employees in Hudson, New Hampshire by the end of 2022.
Onsemi to increase manufacturing capacity in South Korea
July 19, 2022Chipmaker onsemi is reportedly investing 1 billion dollars in South Korea to build a new research center and manufacturing facility.
PMIC demand stable in 2H22 considering automotive demand
June 17, 2022According to TrendForce, market conditions in 1H22 were chaotic and there was disparate demand for chips of varying functionality. Given the global development of electronic devices and power systems, the overall demand for power management ICs (PMIC) is still relatively good.
onsemi’s South Portland wafer fab is now in Diodes hands
June 06, 2022Diodes Incorporated has completed the transaction to acquire onsemi’s wafer fabrication facility and operations located in South Portland, Maine (SPFAB).
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BelGaN takes the first steps to build GaN-Valley in Belgium
March 03, 2022The US might have Silicon Valley, but in Europe GaN-Valley is taking shape, more specifically in Belgium. BelGaN Group has just completed the acquisition of all shares of ON Semiconductor Belgium BV from the onsemi group.
Semi industry capex forecasted to reach over $190B this year
March 02, 20222020-2022 is expected to become the first three year period of double-digit capex growth since 1993-1995.
Diodes takes on onsemi’s South Portland, Maine Wafer fab
March 01, 2022Diodes has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire onsemi’s wafer fabrication facility and operations located in South Portland, Maine.
Semiconductor heavyweights urge congress to act on crisis
January 14, 2022IBM and 40+ business and academic leaders urges the New York state congressional delegation to act on the semiconductor crisis.
onsemi completes its acquisition of GTAT
November 02, 2021On Semiconductor (onsemi) has completed its acquisition of silicon carbide producer, GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT). The acquisition will enhance onsemi’s ability to secure and grow supply of SiC.
GaN solutions to hold major share of fast charge market in 2025
October 26, 2021Apple recently unveiled its 140W MagSafe charger for the new MacBook Pro, marking the first time that Apple is adopting GaN technology. As such, 100+ watt fast charge products have thus entered a period of growth, in turn accelerating the adoption of third-generation semiconductor devices in consumer applications, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
onsemi to acquire GT Advanced Technologies
August 26, 2021onsemi and GT Advanced Technologies, a producer of silicon carbide (SiC), announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which onsemi will acquire GTAT for USD 415 million in cash.
onsemi plans to lay off more than 700 employees
March 15, 2021As part of the company’s ongoing efforts to streamline its operations, On Semiconductor plans to lay off approximately 740 of the company’s and its subsidiaries’ employees globally.
onsemi's CFO to retire - company finds successor at Cypress
February 02, 2021Bernard Gutmann, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will retire after a nearly four decade career in finance.
Hassane El-Khoury to take the helm as onsemi's next CEOLoad more news
December 08, 2020El-Khoury joins On Semiconductor as President, Chief Executive Officer following his successful tenure as President and CEO at Cypress Semiconductor. He officially shouldered the responsibilities as of December 7, 2020.