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General Information

Websitebrooks.com
Twitter@brooksglobal
CategoryOther
Phone978-262-2400
Employees
Founded1978
Descriptionvacuum and instrumentation solutions

Offices

HQ
15 Elizabeth Drive
Chelmsford, MA, 01824
USA

People

President & Chief Executive Officer
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President, Global Operations
M & A Advisory Services

Acquisitions

Total$79M
Crossing Automation, 10/2012
Cell Imaging System, 1/2012
Nexus Biosystems, 7/2011 $79M

Investments

BioCision 3/2014

Service Providers

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Brooks Automation

Brooks Automation, Inc. provides automation, and vacuum and instrumentation solutions primarily to the semiconductor manufacturing industry worldwide. It operates in three segments: Automation Systems, Critical Components, and Global Customer Operations. The Automation Systems segment provides automation products for vacuum and atmospheric equipment, as well as mini-environment products, calibration and alignment products, and high-precision airflow controls primarily for the semiconductor and electronics industries.

The company’s competitors in the vacuum cryogenic pumps market include SHI and Genesis. Its competitors in the vacuum measurement market include MKS Instruments and Inficon. It also identifies competition from Applied Materials, Novellus, KLA-Tencor, and TEL. Brooks Automation, Inc. was founded in 1978.

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Above: Brooks Automation Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 11/2/09

Sources

  1. Brooks Automation Announces Agreement to Acquire Crossing Automation Inc. (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
  2. Brooks Automation buys cell imaging system (masshightech.com) [edit]
  3. Brooks Automation buys Nexus Biosystems for $79M (masshightech.com) [edit]
  4. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  5. Brooks sells Oregon unit to Celestica for $80M (masshightech.com) [edit]
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