Ludwigshafen, Germany, 27. June 2010 — A management
group has acquired iCADA GmbH for an undisclosed price.
iCADA will maintain its operation in Ludwigshafen and will
continue to offer reticle management solutions for the
“A company being fully focused on critical and highly
specialized automation solutions, given the economic constraints
of the semiconductor industry, is the best answer for our
customers,” said Tobias Ferber, CTO of iCADA, in
a statement and continued “with this MBO we have also
added to our team extensive management experience in the fields of
strategic leadership, finance and marketing.”
iCADA provides an award winning reticle management solution that
covers the entire reticle life cycle in the wafer fab. The software
is used in production by several semiconductor companies for
more than 10 years, and has been setting the standards for reticle
information management in the semiconductor industry.
iCADA was founded in 1999 and then, in 2008, its majority had been
acquired by the Tec-Sem Group (Switzerland).