Newport Corp. reported orders for its high-precision motion control mechanics, optics and vibration control systems from OEMs totaling $18 million. Newport will ship the orders over the next 12 months. "These orders recognize Newport's ability to provide semiconductor equipment manufacturers with solutions ranging from high-performance component level products to sub-systems integration," said Robert G. Deuster, chairman and CEO of Newport. "Our extensive product portfolio, process expertise and systems integration capabilities positions Newport as a higher value-added supplier to meet the outsourcing needs of semiconductor equipment manufacturers." Newport Corp. designs, manufactures and markets high-precision components, instruments and integrated systems to the fiber optic communications, semiconductor equipment, computer peripherals and scientific research markets. The company's products are designed to enhance productivity and capabilities of test and measurement and automated assembly for precision manufacturing, engineering and research applications.