SkyWater expands in Florida – assumes operation of 200mm fab

SkyWater Technology, a company which has been very vocal about the need for a secure domestic chip production, continues to show the way by expanding its operations with a manufacturing fab in Florida  
 

The company – which is the only US-owned and operated pure play foundry – has set a course to accelerate domestic advanced packaging capabilities for microelectronics manufacturing. As recent as October the company held a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the completion of its facility expansion in Bloomington, Minnesota – enabled by a private-public partnership with the DOD.

At the time of the ceremony, SkyWater CEO, Thomas Sonderman, said that “Now is the time for public-private partnerships to build advanced manufacturing technologies to make sure that the infrastructure needed to support the next wave of computing is developed domestically.” Read the article on Evertiq New Media: https://evertiq.com/news/49475

 

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