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INNOViON Announces Acquisition

By Business Wire News   

SAN JOSE, Calif.

INNOViON Corporation and Thompson Support Services, Inc. (TSS) announced today an agreement for INNOViON to acquire TSS’s ion implant service business.

Tim Townley, CEO of INNOViON, stated, “We are very pleased to announce this acquisition. TSS’s expertise and equipment set is largely focused toward high energy implanting, a focal area of INNOViON’s business that is rapidly growing. We will work closely with TSS’s customers as we systematically transition the tools and activity to our San Jose, CA facility over the coming months.”

Both companies will work together to ensure a smooth transfer and ongoing support for their customers.


INNOViON is the leading global provider of foundry ion implantation support and service to the microelectronic industry. Formed in 2001, INNOViON represents a combination of industry leaders (Implant Center, Inc., Ion Implant Services, Inc. and Core Systems) with over 35 years in this specialized technology segment. INNOViON’s current production facility is located in San Jose, CA, a short distance from the San Jose International Airport. INNOViON operates 24 hours x 7 days per week and is equipped with a broad range of tooling supporting both standard and specialty implants in diameter ranges of 2” through 300mm. INNOViON also offers a full range of Fab Service support, including ion source and subassembly rebuilds and miscellaneous parts cleaning for all implanter models. INNOViON is a privately-held corporation and is headquartered at 2121 Zanker Road, San Jose, California. More information about INNOViON is available on line at

INNOViON Corporation
Lisa Janello, 408-501-9135
Fax: 408-501-9110


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