Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
2016 Photonics Buyers' Guide Clearance! – Use Coupon Code FC16 to save 60%!
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Schott Increases Production Capacity

Photonics Spectra
Feb 2006
Schott AG, an international technology company with headquarters in Mainz, Germany, is investing $80 million in the construction of its second thin-film transistor melting tank in Jena, Germany. The expansion, which will begin this month, will double the company’s melting capacity.

In addition, the company has entered into a joint venture with Kuramoto Seisakusho Co. Ltd. of Miyagi, Japan, to form Schott Kuramoto Processing Korea Co. Ltd. in Ochang, South Korea, for the production of flat panel displays. The German company will hold 75 percent of the shares and contribute large-format glass substrates. The Japanese company, owning 25 percent, will supply processing expertise. Production will begin at the end of the year.



Comments
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!