GT Advanced Technologies produces advanced materials and crystal growth equipment for a number of industries, including global electronics, solar and LED. It provides technologies that help lower the cost of manufacturing and provide a higher return on investment.
GT Advanced Technology has an ongoing commitment to research and development investment in energy-saving technologies that are conscious of the need for a greener future. It offers polysilicon production equipment and services such as SDR Simens-based reactors and hydrochlorination TCS technology that is vital in the production of low-cost, high-quality polysilicon. It also has developed a HiCz monocrystaline system that is used in the manufacturing of next generation wafers and cells. Its silicon carbide sublimation furnace uses the company's expertise in crystal growth technologies to assist in the manufacturing of power electronics. GT offers solutions for high volume sapphire production as well as its own sapphire material for the LED, industrial, optical and specialty markets.
GT produces thermal processing systems such as Spark Plasma Sintering, hot press systems, high temperature production furnaces and ARC melting furnaces. GT Advanced Technology also focuses on developing production technologies in support of next-generation manufacturing and emerging technologies such as power electronics, solar and LED. Two key examples are the ongoing development of HVPE gallium nitride systems and Hyperion technologies.