Riber Gets Big Evaporator Order from Photovoltaic Customer

French company Riber, a maker of MBE systems as well as Evaporators for the semiconductor industry, received an order of more than one million euros for evaporators from a new photovoltaic industry customer. According to Riber, these evaporators will be utilized in thin film deposition equipment, allowing the production of photovoltaic cells using new photovoltaic materials. The company intends to deliver the order in 2018. The company notes that the order has the potential to lead to repeated orders as the customer ramps its production capacity in the future.