BluGlass (ASX:BLG) unveils new laboratories, Silverwater

Company Presentations

by Clive Tompkins

BluGlass Limited (ASX:BLG) formally opens new laboratories in Sydney to expand RPCVD development and commercialisation operations.

Australian semiconductor technology developer BluGlass Limited (ASX:BLG) formally opened its Paul Dunnigan laboratories at its facility in Silverwater.

The output from the new facilities will be used in commercial contracts, on collaborations with commercial partners, and as part of BluGlass’ continuing development of RPCVD for the manufacture of LEDs, microLEDs, laser diodes, power electronics and other optoelectronic devices.

Key points:
  • new laboratories represent an investment of $6 million in additional equipment and associated infrastructure
  • semiconductor wafer growth already under way in the first of two additional semiconductor deposition systems
  • second deposition system currently scheduled to start operations towards the end of calendar year 2019
  • together, these two additional systems will triple BluGlass’ RPCVD wafer capacity