Embedded in Silicon Saxony, AMTC has been producing at the Dresden site for 20 years. The following are the historical milestones of this period.
|May 2002||founded with Infineon Technologies AG, DuPont Photomasks, Inc. (later Toppan Photomasks, Inc.) and AMD Purpose of foundation: Production of optical photomasks, pilot line|
|April 2003||Ready for Equipment|
|October 2003||First Mask Out|
|Beginning 2004||Start of Pilot Production|
|End 2005||Fully ramped|
|January 2008||Change in corporate structure, share transfer from Infineon Technologies AG to Qimonda AG|
|2009||Exclusion of Qimonda AG from the partnership, AMD and Toppan Photomasks, Inc. remain shareholders|
|April 2012||- transfer of AMD's shares to GLOBALFOUNDRIES
- Partial transfer of production from Toppan Germany to AMTC
- Founding purpose: Development & production of optical photomasks
20 years AMTC - We celebrate birthday!