Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Axcelis Technologies, Inc. ("Axcelis," the "Company," "we," "us," or "our") designs, manufactures and services ion implantation, dry strip and other processing equipment used in the fabrication of semiconductor chips. We sell to leading semiconductor chip manufacturers worldwide. The ion implantation business comprised approximately 76.7% of our revenue in 2012 with the remaining 23.3% of revenue derived from our dry strip and other processing systems. In addition to equipment, we provide extensive aftermarket service and support, including spare parts, equipment upgrades, maintenance services and customer training. In December 2012, we sold to Lam Research Corporation ("Lam") the intellectual property rights and other assets relating to our dry strip systems product line. ... More ...