Strasbaugh Announces New Sales and Service Representative Agreement with MIC-Tech in China

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.--()--Strasbaugh (OTC: STRB) is pleased to announce that in April, an agreement was signed with MIC-Tech, making them the official sales and service representative of Strasbaugh in China. This relationship allows MIC-Tech to represent and support Strasbaugh’s line of grinding and CMP equipment.

“we are eager to add Strasbaugh’s CMP and grinding equipment to our product offering. We are also excited to begin supporting Strasbaugh’s current installed base of world class CMP and grinding systems in China.”

MIC-Tech is an important addition to the Strasbaugh team and will help to better serve our customers in the China region. “MIC-Tech has a strong commitment to meeting the unique needs of the China market by offering affordable, high-quality products and excellent local service,” says Jerry Cutini CEO of Strasbaugh.

Frank Chung, MIC-Tech’s Vice President stated, “we are eager to add Strasbaugh’s CMP and grinding equipment to our product offering. We are also excited to begin supporting Strasbaugh’s current installed base of world class CMP and grinding systems in China.”

Strasbaugh’s systems are used to manufacture a wide variety of semiconductor devices including: MEMS, LED, RF/power, thin film heads, and ICs. Our grinding equipment is used for a broad range of compound materials and applications including: silicon carbide, silicon, gallium arsenide, germanium, and indium phosphide. Strasbaugh’s CMP systems are ideal for oxide, tungsten, polysilicon, SOI, and other thin film applications.

About MIC-Tech

Founded by Ms. Margaret Kao in 1988, Marketech International Corp.(MIC) (TW:6196) is committed to being the professional technology service provider dedicated to marketing and technology integration support services.

MIC provides an extensive service network. The business scope covers CMP, photomask, wafer and mask inspection, consumable spare parts, SOI wafer, LCD process and inspection equipment and materials; outsourcing service in tool manufacturing; clean room and MEP turnkey projects, DI water, gas and chemical supply systems, waste water treatment systems, facility monitoring and control system.

About Strasbaugh

Headquartered in San Luis Obispo, CA, Strasbaugh has 60 years of leadership in design and manufacturing of advanced surfacing technology for the global Semiconductor, Silicon, Data Storage, MEMS, LED, and Compound Semiconductor industries worldwide. Through close alliances with premier manufacturers in these high-technology markets, Strasbaugh developed pioneering technology that has become the standard in polishing and grinding today. Strasbaugh has built a reputation as a world-class manufacturer of innovative, reliable, high-yield surfacing solutions.

Safe Harbor Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

With the exception of historical information, the matters discussed in this press release, including without limitation, statements regarding the ability of the equipment to provide the benefits described are forward-looking statements involving a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual future results could differ. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, the ability of Strasbaugh to manufacture and deliver products pursuant to the terms of the purchase order, the projected future demand for Strasbaugh’s products, changes in technology and governmental regulations and policies, competitive products and services, unforeseen technical issues and those factors contained in the “Risk Factors” Section of Strasbaugh’s Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009, and other Strasbaugh filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contacts

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Sarah Okada, (805) 782-5416
sokada@strasbaugh.com

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