Despatch Industries Receives Order for Multiple UltraFlex Units from Top Chinese Solar Manufacturer

  • Despatch Industries' UltraFlex furnace
    Despatch Industries' UltraFlex furnace

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. - January 18, 2010 - Despatch Industries, the leading technology and Despatch Industries' UltraFlex furnaceequipment provider for the solar industry, announces the recent sale of multiple single and dual lane UltraFlexTM dryer and firing furnaces to a top Chinese solar cell manufacturer. The units were purchased to facilitate a major production expansion by the manufacturer.

"This is our first UltraFlexTM dual lane sale into the Chinese market," states Jeff Bell, Product Manager. "We are very pleased that this customer has chosen to outfit their large-scale production expansion with our new UltraFlexTM product platform. We continue to see overwhelming, industry-wide acceptance of the performance enhancing features and flexibility improvements of our new, next-generation technology."

Despatch firing furnace technology is consistently recognized as the best available in the industry. The company currently holds the number one market share for metallization firing furnaces, having sold over 200 units into China alone, and has shipped over 10GW of firing furnace production capacity worldwide.

Despatch Industries is the leading provider of thermal and processing equipment for advanced photovoltaic production, including the world's best-selling metallization firing furnace. Combining Despatch expertise with that of solar manufacturers inspires flexible, next-generation technology solutions that integrate seamlessly into production lines. An expansive global support network allows Despatch to provide service and technical expertise to customers on a local level. Industry leaders rely on Despatch equipment for maximum cell efficiency, increased uptime and reduced operating costs.

For more information on Despatch visit our website: http://www.despatch.com

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