This EPP will build a critical mass of semiconductor wafer fabrication capacity and strengthen the sector’s human capital to drive the entire semiconductor value chain encompassing design, fabrication, production, assembly, testing, sales and distribution.
- The utilisation of wafer testing labs hit 66% in 2014, exceeding the targeted industry average of 60%.
- MIMOS opened a new Level 3 Failure Analysis lab in 2014 to enable material level analysis.
- MIMOS has completed five out of six projects assigned to it under this EPP: A Wafer Fab-2 Power Quality Upgrade and the establishment of four advanced labs within MIMOs.
- In 2014, the construction of a waste treatment processing facility in Kulim Hi Tech Park, facilitated by the Northern Corridor Implementation Authority, reached 90% completion.