2010 Press Releases
SilTerra Wins Prestigious Product Excellence Award
Kuala Lumpur, March 25, 2010 – Silterra Malaysia Sdn.
Bhd. has been selected as the winner of the Product Excellence
Award 2009. This award was presented at the Prime Minister's
Industry Excellence Awards 2009 Ceremony organized by the
Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) at the
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. The CEO of Silterra, Dr.
Kamarulzaman Mohamed Zin, received the award on bahalf of
This award is in recognition of Silterra's leadership position
and innovativeness for the Display Driver Integrated Chip (DDI),
which is based on its High Voltage Technology (http://www.silterra.com/technology_highvoltage.html).
Silterra fabricates these devices for the global market in its
wafer foundry in Kulim Hi-Tech Park.
The evaluation on the award recipient was conducted earlier by
a technical committee consisting experts from various
government agencies and the private sector. The judging
process evaluated various aspects which included: Product
Performance and Quality, Technological Content, Local Content,
Socio-Economic Impact and Product Achievement/Recognition.
Silterra was competing in Category 4 - a category for local
companies with annual sales above RM100 Million or foreign
companies incorporated in Malaysia.
Silterra Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.:
Market demand driven, SilTerra Malaysia Sdn Bhd is a
semiconductor wafer foundry offering major foundry compatible
CMOS logic, high-voltage and mixed-signal/RF technologies down
to 0.13-micron feature size. This includes complete,
competitive contract manufacturing for fabless and IDM
customers’ designs. SilTerra’s wafer fab has a design
capacity of 40,000 eight-inch wafers per month.
vigilant, SilTerra delivers award winning, world-class
performance to its customers seeking flexible capacity,
competitive advantages and around the clock customer support.
SilTerra is ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001 certified. Founded in
1995, the company’s headquarters and factory are located in
Malaysia’s Kulim High-Tech Park, and SilTerra has sales and
marketing offices in San Jose (California) and Hsinchu
(Taiwan). For additional information on SilTerra or its
services, please visit www.silterra.com.
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