Micralyne Wins 2007 Foundry of the Year Award
July 19, 2007
Edmonton, Alberta, July 19, 2007 – Micralyne Inc., a world leading independent MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) microfabrication company, has been named the 2007 Foundry of the Year by EuroAsia Semiconductor.
The EuroAsia IC Industry Awards were presented on July 18th during SEMICON West in San Francisco. Micralyne’s President & CEO, Mr. Chris Lumb, was present to accept the award. The foundry of the year award is for the manufacturing service voted best by peers and customers for its ability to provide world class manufacturing services in an environment where there is great pressure on performance.
Chris Lumb accepting “Foundry of the Year Award” at the EuroAsia IC Industry Awards ceremony.
“Micralyne is honored to receive this award,” said Chris Lumb, President & CEO of Micralyne. “This is a testament to hard work of all of our employees. We have steadfastly built our business over the past several years and have focused equally on the needs of our customers and being a profitable growing business.”
“We now have customers around the world,” continued Lumb, “and with our recent growth, we’re in the midst of almost doubling our production capacity and expanding our technical, processing and product development capabilities. By doing this, we can better service all of our customers in the years to come.”
About EuroAsia IC Industry Awards
The EuroAsia IC Industry Awards celebrate innovation and best practice in an industry where technical achievement is expected and every decision and idea is a potential breakthrough. The awards focus on the people, processes and products that drive the industry forward and recognize the vital individuals that enable a company to achieve success in a competitive global market. For more information, visitÂ www.euroasiasemiconductor.com.
Micralyne is one of the world’s largest independent MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) manufacturers. MEMS technology is built on the premise of making industrial components smaller, faster and less expensive. Micralyne’s micron-scale solutions (i.e. 1000 microns = 1 millimetre) are found in automotive sensors for control systems, lab-on-a-chip devices for drug discovery, optical switching technology in telecommunication networks, and precise measurement devices for oil and gas exploration. MicralyneÂ MEMS foundry is a fast growing company headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
For further information contact:
Mr. Chris Lumb
President & CEO
1911 – 94 Street
Canada T6N 1E6