Cleanroom specialist Channel Micron’s subsidiary CSA Technic Sdn has accepted a letter of award from a “German group” to supply and install cleanroom wall and ceiling systems.
The installations are in aid of the first Southeast Asia production plant of an Austrian headquartered global manufacturing leader of high-end printed circuit boards and integrated circuit substrates.
According to Channel Micron, the contract sum is set to be RM59.6 million (USD $13.6 million). The supply and installation of cleanroom wall and ceiling systems products will be conducted from October 2022 to April 2024. Elsewhere, the majority of the work will be completed during the year ending 31 December 2023.
The actual timing will depend on various factors including work progress of non-cleanroom parts of the facilities, any changes in design and the internal approval process of the client and facility.
The board is optimistic of the market demand for semiconductor production facilities in the near term and believes that the group is well-positioned to capture the rising opportunities of the cleanroom industries in the PRC and Southeast Asia
A spokesperson for Channel Micron said: “The board believes that the high quality cleanroom products the group supplied to other projects of the customer and the facility owner in the past and the established business relationships with them had enabled the group to win the tender.”
They continued: “Thanks to the group’s industry experience and track record of over 30 years, the group has established strong and long-term relationships with leading main contractors and owners of manufacturing facilities. The board is optimistic of the market demand for semiconductor production facilities in the near term and believes that the group is well-positioned to capture the rising opportunities of the cleanroom industries in the PRC and Southeast Asia.”
Concluding, the spokesperson said: “The board wishes to state that the actual contract value and total revenue is subject to completion of all works as stated in the tender documents and may be different to those stated in this announcement as a result of unpredictable factors such as variation orders, changes design or overall construction progress of the projects.”