|By Business Wire||
|January 31, 2014 01:52 PM EST||
Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO), a leading supplier of innovative laser-based manufacturing solutions for the microtechnology industry, today announced that it received a multi-unit order for laser systems utilizing its patented esiFIT technology. Introduced in 2012, esiFIT performs in-line inspection of incoming parts and subsequently adjusts the laser cutting path in real time.
“As it represents our first order from this customer, we are excited at the prospect of another long-term relationship with a leading consumer electronics provider,” stated Nick Konidaris, CEO of ESI. “We are pleased to be delivering on our strategy to partner with global leaders in microelectronics and semiconductors and to solve their most pressing manufacturing problems using laser microfabrication.”
ESI is a leading supplier of innovative, laser-based manufacturing solutions for the microtechnology industry. Our systems enable precise structuring and testing of micron to submicron features in electronic devices, semiconductors, LEDs and other high-value components. We partner with our customers to make breakthrough technologies possible in the microelectronics, semiconductor and other emerging industries. Founded in 1944, ESI is headquartered in Portland, Ore., with global operations from the Pacific Northwest to the Pacific Rim. More information is available at www.esi.com.