Tag: Chips Act


President Biden Touts Another CHIPS Act Success Story in New York’s Hudson Valley

October 7, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

President Biden was in Poughkeepsie, New York today to point to another major investment announced by a technology company since the CHIPS and Science Act passed a few weeks ago. IBM, which once gave us the floppy disk, plans to […]


Biden to Sign $280 Billion CHIPS Act in Bid to Boost US Over China

August 9, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

President Joe Biden signed a $280 billion bipartisan bill Aug. 9 to boost domestic high-tech manufacturing, part of his administration’s push to boost U.S. competitiveness over China. The Rose Garden ceremony included lawmakers, union officials, local politicians and business leaders, […]


US may limit China NAND producers to 128-layers

August 2, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

The US has already decreed in the Chips Act that companies taking money under the Act cannot make chips in China more advanced than 28nm for the next ten years – a provision which will affect both TSMC and Intel. […]


Biden pushes for Chips Act

July 26, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

“Congress must pass this bill as soon as possible,” said Biden “there is an economic imperative. This bill is going to supercharge efforts to make semiconductors.” The bill puts up $52 billion in subsidies for U.S. semiconductor production, and a […]

Design & Planning, Process, Regulations

US Design Companies Drop Objections To Chips Act

July 19, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

Which is why the US Chips Act may get passed this week. Maybe even today. Up to now, non-manufacturing chip design companies have been playing silly buggers with the Chips Act asking for hand-outs when the whole purpose of the […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Industry Group Launches Platform To Grow Semiconductor Industry Workforce

July 18, 2022

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

Last week, The SEMI Foundation, the non-profit arm of SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics manufacturing and design supply chain, announced launch of the SEMI Career Exploration Platform — designed to strengthen access for underrepresented workers to educational […]


Intel warns Congress about Chips Act

June 24, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

“We’re going slow and small or we’re going to go big and bold based on the Chips Act,” Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger (pictured) told Bloomberg, “we’re committed to go build two fabs there. I don’t want a two-fab site there. […]


Industry, unions urge Congress to speed semiconductor bills

July 22, 2021

Via: Automotive News

Congress must act quickly to bolster semiconductor manufacturing in the U.S., according to a letter from several trade groups and unions delivered to House and Senate leaders on Thursday. “Strengthening the U.S. position in semiconductor research, design, and manufacturing is […]