REHOVOT, ISRAEL: Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd, a provider of leading edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, has received orders for multiple integrated and stand-alone metrology systems from a leading foundry.
The tools will be deployed at advanced technology nodes down to 22nm. The systems will be shipped during the second and third quarters.
"We continue to see strong demand for both our integrated and stand alone metrology solutions from leading foundries as they continue to execute on their aggressive technology advancement plans and implement advanced process control solutions", said Noam Shintel, Director of Marketing at Nova.
"The majority of these systems will implement Copper process control which provides strong indication of the market leadership we have attained in this critical manufacturing step. We expect to see more orders from this and other foundries as they expand their capacity further into the year."