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Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

Wafer Fabrication Facility Expansion

JM Coull completed a project involving the design, permitting, and construction of a new 4" Gallium Arsenide wafer fabrication facility within an existing, fully operational fab. This project was completed for Alpha Industries, later purchased by Skyworks Solutions.

Project Features:
  • 14,000 sf total
  • New bay and chase photolithography cleanroom
  • New scribe and test cleanroom
  • New structural steel frame over cleanroom area
  • Make-up air systems
  • Recirculating air handlers
  • Cooling towers
  • Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) area designed and constructed
  • Fab temperatures maintained at 68°F ± 2%
  • Low airborne molecular contamination, vibration, noise level, and UV light protection in photolithography cleanroom

Location: Woburn, MA
Value: $5 million
Size: 14,000 sf
Delivery Method: Design-Build; Open book with GMP
Architect: Woodbrier Associates


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JM Coull, Inc.
20 Powder Mill Road
Maynard, MA 01754

Phone: (978) 461-0330 | (978) 461-0275

Construction management, design-build, and general contracting firm specializing in new construction and renovation projects in the life sciences, education, healthcare, commercial, advanced technology, and institutional industries.

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