LIVINGSTON, Scotland – Dec. 4, 2013 – memsstar Limited, a leading provider of etch and deposition equipment and technology solutions to manufacturers of semiconductors and microelectrical mechanical systems (MEMS), announced today that it has won the 2013 NMI Electronic Systems Award for Manufacturing Supplier of the Year.
“The NMI Manufacturing Supplier Group has grown significantly in recent years, and the category seeks to recognise successful organisations within this group that provide vital support to the industry,” commented Derek Boyd, CEO of UK electronics trade organisation NMI.
The awards program promotes practices conducive to the long-term health of the UK’s electronic systems community. Winners are judged on flexibility and responsiveness to customer requests, quality of product or service, and business impact of service or product.
“It’s great to receive this kind of industry recognition for the company’s commitment to customer service and support,” said Tony McKie, memsstar CEO. “By providing solutions tailored to our individual customer needs,
memsstar continually strives to ensure that all our customers can put in place cost-effective manufacturing of their products.”
Marking its 12th year, the 2013 awards ceremony was held on Nov. 21, at the Millennium Hotel in Mayfair, London.
Below is a full list of award winners:
- Contribution to Industry Jamie Urquhart
- Company of the Year McLaren Electronic Systems
- Young Engineer of the Year Adam Malpass
- Innovation Coveritas
- Innovation in Power Electronics Anvil Semiconductor
- Semi360 Lime Microsystems
- Product Excellence Frontier Silicon
- Collaborative R&D Achievement Infineon
- Automotive Electronics Innovation Freescale
- Low Power Green Design CamSemi
- Environmental Management Seagate Technology
- Manufacturing Site of the Year Xaar
- Manufacturing Supplier of the Year memsstar
- Training & Development Dialog Semiconductor
- University Department of the Year Heriot Watt
Photo caption: memsstar’s Bruce Dickson receives the Manufacturing Supplier of the Year award from NMI CEO Derek Boyd and International Rectifier’s Alan Lambie and David Gold.
NMI is the UK trade association representing the electronic systems, microelectronics and semiconductor communities. Its objective is to catalyse and accelerate the continual development of a sustainable and world-leading industry in the UK.
NMI is a not-for-profit organisation funded by its membership, which includes electronic systems design and manufacturing companies, integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor manufacturers, semiconductor foundries, semiconductor suppliers, electronics design services, intellectual property providers, research and academic institutions.
NMI is a trading name of the National Microelectronics Institute, a not-for-profit organisation registered in Scotland, No. 17005.
For more information, see our website www.nmi.org.uk.
About memsstar Limited
Founded in 2003, memsstar Limited is a leading provider of deposition and etch equipment and technology solutions to manufacturers of semiconductors and microelectrical mechanical systems (MEMS). The company’s remanufactured etch and deposition equipment and its proprietary technology solutions support the European semiconductor market and the global MEMS market. memsstar delivers proprietary process technology and equipment to help the MEMS industry meet the challenges of developing and manufacturing increasingly complex and integrated MEMS devices. ISO 9001 certified, memsstar is recognized for its remanufacturing excellence, technology development, process guarantees, as well as extensive service capabilities to support its full range of OEM and remanufactured equipment.