A true innovator for more than 30 years

The 2010s

Product

2016

CORIAL introduces single wafer, multi module platform

CORIAL unveils new ICP reactor for deep etching
of hard materials

CORIAL announces COSMA Pulse software
for time-multiplexed processes

Company

2014

CORIAL ranked 2nd out of 61,000 companies
for the decade trophy from Bain & Company rewarding
the best performing French company

Company

2013

CORIAL opens new facility in France

Company

2011

CORIAL receives award from Presence for best SME performance

CORIAL is the #1 provider of PSS etch systems to LED manufacturers with the Corial 300IL

CORIAL launches very high throughput PECVD system, the Corial D500, for LED and OLED mass production

Company

2010

CORIAL receives best supplier award from
GENESIS PHOTONICS, Taiwan

The 2000s

Product

2007

CORIAL enters the LED market in Korea
with ICP-RIE system for PSS application

Product

2009

CORIAL launches the first ICP-CVD equipment for
MEMS and Semiconductors R&D

Product

2005

CORIAL delivers the first PECVD and High Density Plasma
systems for semiconductor compounds manufacturing in China

Product

2006

CORIAL unveils the first ICP reactor for nanotechnologies

Company

2003

Pierre Parrens received the Chaptal award (Physical Arts)
for his contribution to the French industry

UNAXIS facility in Grenoble closed

Company

2004

CORIAL founded by former UNAXIS
employees and Pierre Parrens

Company

2001

NEXTRAL acquisition by Swiss holding UNAXIS

Acquisition of Plasma-Therm Inc

Product

2000

NEXTRAL delivers its first cluster tool,
the Quadra for Integrated optics manufacturing

The 1990s

Company

1996

Joint Venture with BALZERS, specialized in optical coatings
and optical disc technologies

Company

1991

Pierre Parrens buy back NEXTRAL from ALCATEL

The 1980s

Product

1987

NEXTRAL delivers its first PECVD system,
the Nextral ND 400 for AMCLD manufacturing

Acquisition by ALCATEL

Product

1984

NEXTRAL delivers its first RIE system,
the Nextral NE 110 for R & D applications

1983

The company NEXTRAL was founded by Pierre Parrens

CORIAL’s core team has been developing their expertise since 1984, within NEXTRAL, ALCATEL, BALZERS and UNAXIS companies.

Our reputation as an industry leader is founded on a combination of customer support, product innovation, reliable processes and low cost of ownership.

Our manufacturing excellence benefits our customers, in both research institutions and volume production environments.