CRAWLEY, England--Edwards Vacuum has been recognized as one of ten companies receiving a 2016 Supplier Excellence Award from Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX), a major global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry. The awards, presented annually, acknowledge their commitment to exceeding performance standards. Edwards Vacuum earned Lam’s Supplier Excellence Award for exemplary Capacity Readiness and Responsiveness.
“We take great pride in receiving the Lam Research Supplier Excellence Award for 2016 and see it as great recognition of how a collaborative approach to business can bring success to both companies. We look forward to continuing our work with Lam Research well into the future,” said Scott Balaguer, Vice President – North America Semi-DSL BLM.
The Lam Research Supplier Excellence Awards were announced on August 22 at the company’s Supplier Day, during which Lam Research focuses on enhancing collaboration and renewing opportunities for mutual success with its customers and suppliers. Executives from suppliers around the world attended the event, and Edwards Vacuum was among the companies honored for its achievements.
"We applaud the contributions of Edwards Vacuum as one of Lam’s preferred suppliers, and appreciate the important role they play in delivering industry-leading products and services to our customers,” said Tim Archer, chief operating officer, Lam Research. "We are pleased to present Edwards Vacuum with a Lam Research Supplier Excellence Award for Capacity Readiness and Responsiveness and we look forward to continuing our success together.”
Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, exhaust management systems and related value-added services. These are integral to manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells; are used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial processes including power, glass and other coating applications, steel and other metallurgy, pharmaceutical and chemical; and for both scientific instruments and a wide range of R&D applications.
Edwards has over 4,000 employees worldwide engaged in the design, manufacture and support of high technology vacuum and exhaust management equipment. Edwards has state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Europe, Asia and North America. Further information about Edwards can be found at www.edwardsvacuum.com.