QUAKERTOWN, Pa., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- QuantumClean®, the leading global provider of validated high-purity outsourced process tool parts cleaning, surface treatment, refurbishment, analytical and engineering services to the semiconductor, solar and LED industries, today announced that its "Phoenix West" Advanced Technology Cleaning Center® has been named 2013 Supplier-of-the-Year by FM Industries (FMI).
The Award was presented by FMI's Quality Director Kris Starr to QuantumClean Site Manager Bryan Quinn and his Phoenix West team. Ms. Starr indicated that the criteria used in selecting the winner of this award was customer service, overall quality, turn-around time, and overall satisfaction.
"We are delighted to receive FMI's 2013 Supplier-of-the-Year award at our Phoenix West Advanced Technology Cleaning Center®," said Jay Petersen, Director of Global Operations & Integrations. "FMI has many quality suppliers which support their business, so it is extremely gratifying to receive this recognition award," concluded Mr. Petersen.
"This is the second consecutive year that our Phoenix West Advanced Technology Cleaning Center® has earned a supplier award from FMI, having been awarded FMI's Outstanding Supplier award for the 2012 calendar year" said Scott Nicholas, President & CEO of Quantum Global Technologies. We are grateful to FMI for these back-to-back acknowledgments and for their business, and we are proud of our team at our Phoenix West site which earned FMI's accolades," concluded Mr. Nicholas.
QuantumClean® is the global leader in high-purity outsourced process tool parts cleaning and restoration services, tool part life extension and process tool part optimization solutions to the semiconductor wafer fabrication, OEM & OPM industries. Founded in 2000, QuantumClean operates technologically innovative Advanced Technology Cleaning Centers® built on the premise of providing customers process improvement through consistently cleaner parts® that exceed industry standards, dramatically reducing our customers' total cost of ownership. With eighteen Advanced Technology Cleaning Centers® located in nine countries, QuantumClean provides unsurpassed cleaning capability and convenience worldwide.
ChemTrace® is a recognized leading reference analytical testing laboratory primarily serving the semiconductor, solar and related industries by providing answers and solutions to its customers' micro-contamination related issues. Founded in 1993, ChemTrace® also provides independent analytical verification of process tool part cleaning effectiveness for many of QuantumClean's leading-edge semiconductor fab, OEM and OPM customers which have critical cleaning requirements.
About FM Industries (FMI)
FMI is recognized as a premier solutions provider serving the semiconductor manufacturing equipment, medical, aerospace and government markets. FMI specializes in build to print, precision machined components, engineered thermal spray coatings, anodization and thermal sprayed electrostatic chucks. FMI provides customers with leading-edge support from prototype to production, and a progressive approach in solving their most difficult challenges. FMI was founded in 1989 and acquired by NGK Insulators in February 2002. FMI is located in Fremont CA and Phoenix AZ. For more information about FMI, visit their website at http://www.fmindustries.com