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House of Representatives releases America COMPETES Act

On January 25th, 2022, the U.S. House of Representatives released competitiveness legislation called the America Creating Opportunities for Manufacturing, Pre-Eminence in Technology, and Economic Strength (America COMPETES) Act of 2022. The legislation includes $52 billion to fund the semiconductor research, design, and manufacturing provisions in the CHIPS for America Act. The Senate passed funding for the

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Come hear ATREG speak at SEMICON Europa 2021!

ATREG’s Founder, President, and CEO Stephen M. Rothrock will be speaking at this year’s SEMICON Europa in Munich, Germany. His presentation entitled “Coronavirus, Chip Boom, And Supply Shortage: The New Normal For Global Semiconductor Manufacturing” will be held at 11:15 am on November 17th during the event’s Fab Management Forum that will provide an overview of

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Available for sale: Allegro MicroSystems cleanroom facility, Thailand

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Allegro MicroSystems has retained ATREG to facilitate the sale of its production-ready, state-of-the-art cleanroom facility located in Saraburi Province, north of Bangkok, Thailand. Originally used for the assembly and testing of power IC products for the automotive industry, this manufacturing asset can accommodate the needs of multiple advanced technology sectors requiring a cleanroom environment, including pharmaceutical or

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Sale announced: TI 200mm / 150mm fab, Greenock, Scotland

TI Greenock Scotland fab

UPDATED FEB. 11, 2019 ATREG is very pleased to announce that the sale of Texas Instrument’s 150 / 200mm fab (GFAB) located in Greenock, Scotland, UK is in progress. The facility’s buyer, Diodes Incorporated, plans to integrate the facility and fab operations into its fold, including retaining all Scottish GFAB employees. Click here for more

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Greenfield investment opportunity: Marcy Nanocenter, NY

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In light of the current tight market for brownfield semiconductor fabs, advanced electronics companies looking for additional manufacturing capacity should consider the Marcy Nanocenter (MNC) site based in Utica, NY as an attractive greenfield investment opportunity and advanced technology ecosystem to set up their future manufacturing operations. In addition to offering a major time-to-market advantage (permits in place,

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