Semiconductor Plant Aims For High Sustainability

Angelo, William J.
June 2006
ENR: Engineering News-Record;6/12/2006, Vol. 256 Issue 23, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports that a new $300-million Texas Instruments Inc. semiconductor fabrication plant called "RFAB" in Richardson, Texas is adopting an innovative Heating Ventilation and Airconditioning system, and has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certifications for its office building and groundbreaking plant. It is a part of Dallas-based sustainable building drive of the company. A deionized water treatment plant will recapture and recycle water used in production, eliminating 35% of municipal water purchases.


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