ACT Aurora Control Technologies Corp.

ACT Aurora Control Technologies Corp.

October 22, 2013 08:00 ET

VITRONIC to Feature Aurora's Decima™ Inline Measurement Product at PV Taiwan

NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 22, 2013) - VITRONIC GmbH and ACT Aurora Control Technologies Corp. ("Aurora") announce that Vitronic will be showcasing Aurora's Decima CD TM inline sheet resistance measurement system at the Taiwan International Photovoltaic Exhibition (PV Taiwan), taking place in Taipei, Taiwan October 30 to November 1, 2013.

"With the increasing requirements for tight quality control in PV cell manufacturing, we see increasing potential in Aurora's Decima products," said Mr. Richard Moreth, Deputy Sales Director at Vitronic. "Aurora's products are complementary to VITRONIC's best-in-class camera-based inspection systems, and we believe that by using VITRONIC and Aurora's products, PV wafer and cell manufacturers will be able to readily maximize their production line yields and throughput, providing a lower cost of ownership and higher profitability from manufacturing operations."

"Vitronic is a recognized and sought-after worldwide leader in machine vision. In the photovoltaic industry, Vitronic has provided industrial inspection system to cell and module manufacturers throughout the world, with over 1,000 successful installations worldwide," said Gordon Deans, Aurora's President & CEO. "We are pleased to have Aurora's products showcased at PV Taiwan by a company of VITRONIC's high calibre."

For more information on the Decima inline sheet resistance measurement system and the complete line of VITRONIC's inspection products, please visit booth D0940 at PV Taiwan.

About Vitronic:

As one of the largest independent suppliers of optical inspection systems for the photovoltaic industry, VITRONIC has been active worldwide for many years. Many renowned solar cell and module manufacturers use inspection systems for inspecting wafers, solar cells and modules. Camera systems are used along the entire process chain, from wafer production to cell production, all the way to module production. VITRONIC offers a customized solution for all relevant production steps. Worldwide, some 1,000 inspection systems are installed at about 70 customers. VITRONIC supplies camera-based inspection systems via integrators, but also to the end customers directly.

For more information, visit Vitronic's website at

About Aurora:

ACT Aurora Control Technologies Corp. develops, manufactures and markets inline measurement systems for the photovoltaic industry. Headquartered in North Vancouver, Canada, and founded by experienced leaders in process measurement, semiconductor manufacturing and industrial automation, the Company's inline, real‐time measurement and control products provide photovoltaic cell manufacturers with the means to lower production costs and increase profitability. The Company's shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and trade under the symbol "ACU".

For more information, visit Aurora's website at

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