Powerchip, Renesas launch memory JV

Taylor, Colleen
January 2007
Electronic News;1/22/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on an agreement between Powerchip Semiconductor Corp. and Renesas Technology Corp. to establish a joint venture (JV) called Vantel Co. Ltd. that will specialize in the design of advanced memory devices. The partner companies will both contribute engineering resources under the agreement. Powerchip has also made a memory investment with Elpida Memory Inc. to form a new JV company to operate dynamic random access memory fabrication facilities in Central Taiwan Science Park.


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