We overcome every obstacle and move even mountains just to reach our aim, which is to keep your wafers clean! Because wet process technology is our passion. We are rooted in the Black Forest and at home in the semiconductor market worldwide.
AP&S International GmbH is one of the leading providers of batch- and single wafer wet process solutions for surface treatment of substrates under cleanroom conditions for customers worldwide. Our product portfolio includes manual, semi-automated and fully automated wet process tools perfectly fitting to the requirements of the semiconductor-, MEMS- and micro-structuring industries as well as the R&D sector. Additional to our cleaning, etching, stripping, plating and lift-off solutions for flat/wafer-based substrates (silicon, gallium arsenide, germanium, sapphire etc.) we deliver peripheral equipment for parts cleaning, chemical media distribution and management. Furthermore, we offer refurbishment programs for used wet process tools like FSI Mercury, Steag and other. Our headquarters is located in Donaueschingen, Germany. The company’s subsidiaries are in China, Singapore and Malaysia. AP&S International GmbH employs 160 people around the world.
Whether a standard tool or a customer-specific solution is required:
Our modular product spectrum is tailored to your needs!
The AP&S product range includes manual, semi-automated and fully automated wet process tools for the semiconductor-, MEMS- and micro-structuring industries as well as the R&D sector. Our wet process equipment is ready for cleaning, etching, metal etching, PR strip, electroless plating, lift-off, drying and developing processes.
AP&S offers innovative solutions for cleaning, etching, plating, lift-off, developing,
drying and other wet processes.
With a wide range of modular wet equipment using different techniques like wet immersion, spin or
spray process, AP&S covers the specific needs of the semiconductor-, MEMS- and micro-structuring
industries as well as the R&D sector.
At the AP&S Demo Center, an in-house laboratory located at the German headquarters,
we can run spin process demonstrations with wafers, masks or other substrates.
Making a decision for AP&S means, getting a competent, reliable, long-term partner. We offer you much more than just the required semiconductor equipment:
Trust in our competence. As an owner-managed company with a focus on the semiconductor industry and a company history starting in 1995 we offer you extensive experience and reliability.
Our long-lasting experience in creating customer-oriented automation technology, extensive expertise in chemical wet processing and continuous dialogue with our customers – these three decisive aspects form the basis for the efficiency of our products.
Following our goal of continuous development, we invest more than 10% of our annual turnover in research and development. Thereby, the customer benefit is always our pulse. With innovative wet process solutions we want to support the development of new technologies and in this way contribute to our customers’ success.
Highly trained team of process engineers, continuous development of chemical processes in our in-house laboratory “Demo Center” and several partnerships with renowned institutes and chemical suppliers ensure the high quality and efficiency of our wet processes.
Based on the requirements of the semiconductor industry, we follow the principle of continuous development and improvement. Therefore, we invest more than 10% of our annual turnover in research and development. The customer benefit is always our pulse. Which means, by supplying innovative wet process technologies we strive to meet optimally current and future market needs and to contribute to our customers’ success.
We are a team-oriented company, that promotes the independence and creativity of its employees, is breaking new ground, advancing the development of our staff and is looking beyond regional borders thanks to our international orientation. Our working style is characterized by open communication, transparent processes and quick decision-making achieved by a flat hierarchical structure and short communication channels. The community of our employees is the driving force behind our success. It is the individuality and dedication of each individual, that intermesh seamlessly like pieces of a puzzle and create the modern and dynamic working structures of our company.