CVD Equipment Corporation Purchases the Assets of Stainless Design Corporation (SDC)

Ronkonkoma, NY – Dec. 17, 1998 – CVD EQUIPMENT CORPORATION (CVD) has purchased the tangible and intangible assets together with the intellectual property of Stainless Design Corporation (SDC), Saugerties, NY. CVD is a manufacturer of Chemical Vapor Deposition equipment for the semiconductor industry, while SOC was a manufacturer of Ultra-High-Purity(UHP) gas and chemical delivery systems for state-of-the-art semiconductor fabrication processes.   It is expected that UHP delivery systems will continue to be manufactured at the former SOC facility. The addition of the former SOC facility gives