Latest News

Linton Expands in China

Last year, Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. broke ground on a nearly 70,000 square meter research and design center and manufacturing base in Xishan, Wuxi, China.


Linton Actively Recruiting for Software Engineer in Rochester, NY

We are looking for an experienced software engineer to design, program and test applications for automated processing equipment. Areas of development include process control and image processing, including the use of machine learning for industrial AI applications.


Linton Crystal Technologies Introduces Germanium CZ Growers

Linton Crystal Technologies has begun manufacturing new germanium Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers. The company’s CG6000 model grower has been used in germanium ingot growth for more than 20 years.


Investment in Linton Crystal Technologies Growers Aids in Strong 2019 Finish for Longi Solar

Longi Solar has reported 2019 and first-quarter 2020 results that show increased revenue and earnings, with continued growth anticipated for this year. Throughout 2019, Longi increased its silicon ingot and wafer manufacturing capacity, purchasing more than 1,000 Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers from Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd.


Linton Crystal Technologies Still Open for Business

We know the continued availability of our products and services is essential to the ongoing viability of many of our customers’ and suppliers’ operations. Rest assured, we appreciate and prioritize these relationships.


Longi Solar Places $100 Million Czochralski Grower Order

Longi Solar has ordered Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers valued at $100 million USD from Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. This represents the third order of a significant number of growers in a year, since Longi began increasing its silicon ingot and wafer manufacturing capacity last spring.


New Software Update to Automate Melt Gap Management is Available

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) announces the release of software that will enhance automated melt gap management in the crystal growing process. This is the first of several planned enhancements to LCT’s Kayex Intelligent Crystal Control System (KICCS™).


Linton Crystal Technologies Seeks Manufacturer’s Representatives for Japan, Southeast Asia

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) is looking for manufacturer’s representatives in Japan and Southeast Asia to provide sales support of its Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers and diamond wire saws.


Linton Crystal Technologies/Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. to Provide 400 Fully Customized Growers to Longi Solar

Engineers from Linton Crystal Technologies in Rochester, N.Y., will work with Longi to customize the growers to the company’s production and quality requirements.


Linton Crystal Technologies and Tesla Engineering Limited form Partnership to Develop Semiconductor Magnet for 300mm CZ Furnaces

The partnership was formed to develop a 4000 Gauss superconducting magnet for use with Linton’s KX320/300MCZR Czochralski (CZ) process crystal grower.


Linton Crystal Technologies (USA) and Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. (China) Combine Sales Teams

Linton Crystal Technologies (USA) and Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. (China) have announced they will combine their sales departments to better serve customers and potential customers.


Linton Crystal Technologies Engineer Invited to Present at International Academic Conference

John Syring, senior sales and process engineer with Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT), will present an academic report at the International Academic Conference on Silicon and New Semiconductor Materials.


New KX360PV is Optimized for Ingot Length Greater than 4 Meters

Linton Crystal Technologies has introduced its new KX360PV Czochralski (CZ) process crystal grower, optimized for ingot length greater than 4 meters. As with all Linton Crystal growers, the new machine can be tailored to meet customers’ specifications.


Patent Pending for Linton Crystal Technologies’ Active Cleaning Vacuum System

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) has applied for a U.S. Letters Patent for an active cleaning vacuum system the company designed for silicon crystal growers.


Patent-Pending Technology and Software Upgrade to be Introduced at SEMICON West 2019

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) will introduce its patent-pending active cleaning vacuum system for silicon crystal growers at SEMICON West, from July 9 through 11 in San Francisco, California.


Linton Crystal Technologies’ 300 mm Furnace Operating and Ready for Customer Visits at R&D Center

Linton Crystal Technologies’ KX320/300MCZR has been installed and is in operation in the company’s Research and Development Center. The KX320/300MCZR is a Czochralski (CZ) process crystal grower designed to meet growing market demands for a furnace capable of producing 300 mm crystals.


Linton Crystal Technologies Signs Manufacturer’s Representative Agreement for India Market

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) announces it has signed a manufacturers’ representative agreement with International Marketing Corporation (IMC) in Mumbai, India.


Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd. (China) / Linton Crystal Technologies (USA) to Introduce Latest Crystal Grower at SNEC 2019

This new generation of 300 mm furnace is state-of-the-art. It combines all of our newest hardware and software innovations in one system, including the latest melt-gap measurement and control.


Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd./Linton Crystal Technologies Receive Large Contract from Longi Solar

Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd., the sales support partner of Linton Crystal Technologies received a significant equipment order from Longi Solar. Longi announced plans to increase its silicon ingot and wafer manufacturing capacity by roughly 12 GW and the new equipment will support that growth.


Ground Broken on New Facility for Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd./Linton Crystal Technologies

Ground was broken last month on a new, all-in-one facility for Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd., of Dalian, China. The new facility will replace the company’s existing campus of buildings in Dalian to integrate administrative, research and development, and manufacturing functions under one roof.


Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd./Linton Crystal Technologies Launch R&D Center, Grow 4M Crystal

On February 14, Dalian Linton NC Machine Co. Ltd., of Dalian, China, and Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) of Rochester, N.Y., celebrated the launch of a new Research and Development Center with the successful growth of a 4-meter crystal.


Linton Crystal Technologies Offers Hardware Retrofit to Update Legacy Grower Consoles

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) offers a hardware retrofit for older Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers that rely on MS-DOS based control software.


Linton Crystal Technologies Developing Software Update to Enhance Automated Melt Gap Management

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) has successfully performed the first live test of software that will enhance automated melt gap management in the crystal growing process. Anticipated to be released early in 2019, this is the first of several planned enhancements to LCT’s Kayex Intelligent Crystal Control System (KICCS™).


Linton Crystal Technologies’ Parts Department Expands to Meet Growing Demand

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) has recently hired Doug Hand as inside sales coordinator to support its parts department, which has seen continued annual growth.


Linton Crystal Technologies Extends Warranty to Five Years on Frames and Chambers

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) is now backing the frames and chambers of its Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers with a five-year warranty.


Linton Crystal Technologies Produces Largest CZ Furnace in Operation

KX320/600 capable of growing crystals up to 600 mm in diameter


Linton Crystal Technologies Introduces 300mm Furnace, KX320MCZR/300

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) introduces the KX320MCZR/300, a Czochralski (CZ) process crystal grower designed to meet growing market demands for a furnace capable of producing 300 mm crystals.


Linton Crystal Technologies Puts Experience and Expertise at Customers’ Disposal with Unique Service Model

Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) has enhanced its pre- and post-sale service offerings in support of its Czochralski (CZ) process crystal growers.


New Ingot Growing Systems, Controls Software and Support Being Introduced at Semicon West 2018

Rochester, NY—Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) will introduce the KX320MCZR/300 a 300mm Ingot Growing System and the KX240MCZR a 200 mm/300 mm Ingot Growing System at Semicon West 2018, from July 10 through 12 in San Franscisco, California.


2020
August
April
February
January
2019
December
November
October
August
July
June
May
April
March
January
2018
November
September
August
July
Top