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BOC Edwards“ compound semiconductor group and industrial gases supplier BOC“s fibre optics solutions unit are coordinating their business activities to present the optical communication industry wit…

BOC Edwards“ compound semiconductor group and industrial gases supplier BOC“s fibre optics solutions unit are coordinating their business activities to present the optical communication industry with a single entity capable of providing products and services that span the entire spectrum of their manufacturing needs. Glenn Rush, vice president, BOC fibre optics solutions, says, “The really big winner in this new arrangement is the customer, who is going to benefit from our increased coordination and expertise to deal with their entire process. Greater synergy on the supply side,” he predicts, “will lead to greater efficiencies and reduced cost for optical communication customers.” George Courville, global vice president, compound semiconductor, BOC Edwards, says, “BOC Edwards“ experience serving the silicon semiconductor market is of great value in the compound semiconductor industry, especially since we are structured to provide a full range of products and services to this evolving industry.” BOC Edwards is the world“s leading supplier of vacuum equipment, deposition systems, chemical dispense equipment and electronic materials to the silicon semiconductor industry. Its compound semiconductor group provides process-critical electronic materials such as high purity ammonia, arsine and phosphine to the global compound semiconductor industry, especially in Japan, where its partner OSK has a long established market leadership position. BOC has been supplying gases, chemicals, delivery systems, 24-hour monitoring and maintenance to the fibre optics and photonics market since the early 1980s. Its fibre optics solutions group currently provides chemicals, gases, gas recycling systems, and equipment to this market along with on-site analytical and monitoring services. Courville adds, “Together we are capable of providing a full range of solutions along the entire fibre optic chain.”

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