Profile: Brooks Automation Inc (BRKS.O)
9 Dec 2016
Brooks Automation, Inc., incorporated on November 14, 1994, is a provider of automation and cryogenic solutions for semiconductor manufacturing and life sciences markets. The Company operates through three segments: Brooks Product Solutions, Brooks Global Services and Brooks Life Science Systems.
The Company's Brooks Product Solutions segment offers products, such as atmospheric and vacuum robots, robotic modules, and tool automation systems that provide precision handling and clean wafer environments. It also offers vacuum pumping and thermal management solutions used to create and control critical process vacuum applications.
The Company's Brooks Global Services segment provides a range of support services, including repair services, diagnostic support services, and installation services in support of the base equipment installed by its Brooks Product Solutions segment. The Brooks Global Services segment also provides end user customers with spare parts.
The Brooks Life Science Systems segment provides automated sample management systems for automated cold sample storage, equipment for sample preparation and handling, consumables, and parts and support services to a range of life science customers. Its life science customers include pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, national laboratories, research institutes and research hospitals.
The Company competes with Daihen Corporation, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Rorze Corporation, Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Telemark, Inc., Hirata Corporation, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Genmark Automation, Inc., Rorze Corporation, Sankyo Seisakusho Co., Ltd., TDK Corporation, Sinfonia Technology Co., Ltd., Celestica Inc., Flextronics International Ltd., Hamilton Company, Liconic AG and TTP LabTech, Ltd.
Brooks Automation Inc
15 Elizabeth Dr
CHELMSFORD MA 01824-4111