AMD Honors LAM Research And Solvay Interox For Outstanding Performance As Suppliers
SUNNYVALE, CA --
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has presented "2001 World Class Supplier" awards to two companies, LAM Research and Solvay Interox. LAM Research was recognized as "Etch Supplier of the Year," and Solvay Interox was recognized for "World Class Service."
The AMD World Class Supplier Program is designed to drive leadership in technology, quality and logistics for AMD, its suppliers and its customers. AMD suppliers are scored on multiple criteria including technology, quality, cost, flexibility, and service excellence.
"AMD believes it is important to acknowledge suppliers who excel," said Alex Brown, Vice President of Corporate Supply Management. "Meeting AMD's supply chain management requirements can be challenging, and we rely upon superior execution and commitment from supplier partners. We salute Solvay Interox and Lam Research for truly outstanding performance."
Lam Research, based in Fremont, California, manufactures semiconductor equipment for AMD Fab 25 in Austin, Texas, Fab 30 in Dresden, Germany, and AMD's Submicron Development Center in Sunnyvale, California. Solvay Interox, based in Houston, Texas, received the World Class Service Award for establishing and maintaining exceptional performance for Fabs 25 and 30. Solvay Interox manufactures chemicals used in semiconductor wafer manufacturing.
AMD is a global supplier of integrated circuits for the personal and networked computer and communications markets with manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. AMD, a Fortune 500 and Standard & Poor’s 500 company, produces microprocessors, Flash memory devices, and support circuitry for communications and networking applications. Founded in 1969 and based in Sunnyvale, California, AMD had revenues of $3.9 billion in 2001. (NYSE: AMD).
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