Located in Richardson, Texas, we are a provider of a complete turnkey patented heater jacket system for vacuum lines downstream from the IC manufacturing tools. From its beginning in 1988, TGM has been an innovator of thermal efficiency solutions for an impressive body of industries including: aerospace, food processing, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, telecommunication, transportation, and semiconductor manufacturing.

TGM also continues a quality heat trace and mechanical insulation contracting division specializing in controlled gas supply lines.

Principal Service Solutions is a technical workforce provider focused on the Semiconductor, Solar and related Technology industries. We are committed to delivering our clients uniquely tailored workforce solutions to meet their business objectives. Our staffing professionals are ethical, well networked and highly experienced in technical team development and management. You will find that we are “expert listeners” that truly believe in the value of the flexible workforce.

Dear Associate Member – As the FOA enters its second decade we pause to consider how the Association has grown from a hand full of Device Makers (DMs) in 2004 to 89 member companies in 2015.  Back in the day we could all fit into a modest size conference room, now we have to have a hotel ballroom to accommodate our quarterly meetings, giving up some of the intimacy of a small working group.


Precision High Vacuum Pump Repair

The Leader in Pump Re-Manufacturing for 30 Years

We service BOC Edwards, LeyBold, Ebara, Kinney, Stokes, Welch, Alcatel, Bush, Gast, Pfeiffer, CTI Helix, Seiko Seiki, Varian, Robinair, and many more.

Vac-Tech recommends vacuum pumps receive regularly, scheduled maintenance to ensure proper operation. Regular maintenance will cut costs by only having to pay for standard service. Vacuum pumps that are run until they fail can result in a greater rebuild cost.

Strasbaugh has over 60 years of leadership in design and manufacturing of advanced surfacing technology for the global SemiconductorSiliconData Storage

Keteca is a global, high technology company with manufacturing, trading research and development facilities. Positioned with world class products and services, we strive continuously to maintain our core values through quality enhancement concepts.

Every day, customers turn to Brooks Instrument for solutions to their flow, pressure, vacuum and level challenges. In industries as diverse as biopharmaceuticals, oil and gas, fuel cell, solar cell, chemicals, medical devices, analytical instrumentation, and semiconductors, Brooks provides the broadest array of flow products in the market.

Integra Technologies provides cost-effective full turn-key semiconductor testing, qualification, and related technical services to Fabless Semiconductor manufacturers and Military / Avionics / Space OEM users of semiconductor devices including a broad array of Counterfeit Detection Services. 

PROMEX is a unique materials-centric Packaging Foundry and IC Assembly Service based in Silicon Valley, California. Partnering with PROMEX allows your company to do more… with less resources. The highest quality standards are supported using SPC (Statistical Process Control) in a Quick Response Manufacturing environment. Promex has been ISO registered since 1999, is ITAR certified for the military market and ISO 13485 Medical registered.

Liola Technologies was founded in 2010 by Daniel Porat and a team of experts in mathematics, algorithms writing and software development. The team designed and developed a technology, product and go to market breakthrough that enables complex manufacturing plants to optimize their production plans and achieve dramatically increased plant throughput. Liola’s Exponential product is based on a breakthrough in optimization algorithms that combine a new mathematical approach with deep domain knowledge and specific characteristics of complex production lines.