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Bright ideas, bold moves, big thinking: Happy holidays from Lam

December 17, 2021

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2021 was an extraordinary year for the semiconductor industry. Market demand for chips reached an all-time high as the global pandemic continued to shift the …

The semiconductor industry’s next inflection point

December 2, 2021

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For decades, the semiconductor industry has been defined by our ability to innovate. Each time we’ve been faced with seemingly insurmountable technological challenges, we have invented innovative approaches and methods to solve them, and in doing so, we’ve helped to transform how the world works, plays, learns, and connects.

A milestone achievement toward a more sustainable future

November 30, 2021

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For over four decades, Lam Research has been diligently engineering technologies that have helped to shape our connected world, powering ever smaller, faster, smarter …

Saluting our veterans

November 11, 2021

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On November 11, we observe Veterans Day in the United States to honor those who have shown a special commitment to the country through their …

2021 Supplier Day: Together we will solve the unsolvable

November 2, 2021

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The global supply chain is experiencing disruptions across every industry. In our own industry, as we confront a global chip shortage triggered by surging consumer …

National Manufacturing Day: Celebrating the people that are helping to manufacture the future of technology

October 1, 2021

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Today is National Manufacturing Day in the United States, a day to celebrate the modern manufacturing industry and generate awareness about the abundance of employment …

Lam ships its 10,000th single wafer clean chamber

September 13, 2021

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Lam recently achieved an impressive product milestone with the shipment of our 10,000th single wafer clean chamber. This marks an incredible journey from the SP100 single chamber …

Lam’s growing presence in the Pacific Northwest

September 9, 2021

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As we continue to build a manufacturing workforce of the future, Lam will expand its footprint in Oregon with a new 45,000 square foot facility in the city of Sherwood. The new site is planned to begin operations in …

Expanding our parental leave policy to create more flexibility for families

September 7, 2021

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The most important job many of our employees will ever have is not at Lam Research or any other company—it’s the job of being a …

Lam’s net zero pathway: working toward sustainability transformation

August 30, 2021

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Shawn Covell, managing director, Global Environmental, Social, and Governance Strategy talks about the net zero goals announced in Lam’s 2020 ESG report. Heat domes and …

Lam Core Value Scholarships Awarded to Eleven Outstanding Students

August 3, 2021

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Students across eleven high schools in California and Oregon were awarded Lam Research High School Core Value Scholarships to help them as they begin their …

Happy 40th Anniversary, AutoEtch

July 12, 2021

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Back in 1981, Lam pioneered single-wafer plasma etch tools with its first product, the Lam AutoEtch 480 plasma etcher. Introduced as “a streamlined plasma etching system designed specifically for highly automated …

Lam’s 2020 ESG Report: Putting Our Values into Action

June 29, 2021

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As Lam’s business continues to grow and, with it, our global footprint, we feel a great responsibility to contribute to a better world. To that …

Lam Announces Sustainability-Linked Revolving Credit Facility

June 21, 2021

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In today’s press release below, Lam announced that it has closed a $1.5 billion sustainability-linked revolving credit facility, further embedding environmental, social, and governance (ESG)…

Lam Climbs Up the Fortune 500

June 4, 2021

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Lam climbed 27 spots to #304 on the Fortune 500, a ranking of the largest U.S. companies by revenue. Despite the many challenges the COVID-19 pandemic presented, our employees’ ongoing …

Lam Research Earns Intel’s 2020 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) Award

March 30, 2021

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Lam is proud to announce that it has earned the exclusive Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) Award with distinguished performance in supplier diversity for 2020.

Lam Stands with the Asian American and Pacific Islander Community

March 19, 2021

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In addition to our commitment to stand in solidarity with the AAPI community, we would also like to show our support by donating $1M to…

Celebrating Math’s Most Famous Number

March 12, 2021

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March 14th has become an annual day of celebration around the world, particularly among those in the technology and engineering communities, as the date is…

Lam Connects to the World’s Fastest Growing Microelectronics Market at SEMICON China

March 8, 2021

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SEMICON China will connect technologists to the world’s fastest growing and most dynamic microelectronics market. Held at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre (SNIEC) on…

Ringing in the Year of the Ox

February 8, 2021

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This week marks the beginning of the Lunar New Year and the “Year of the Ox.” For our Asian friends and colleagues, this 15-day celebration…