Since 1978
OEM of the Bruce Diffusion Furnace (BDF)
High Reliability, Low Cost of Ownership
Over 1000 Furnaces Sold Worldwide
Over 30 Years of Experience.

We are the experts on the Bruce Diffusion Furnace as we are the OEM. With over 700 BDF 41s & 500 BDF 4s, we continue to support those original customers. It is with great pride that our controls and equipment built 10, 20 and even 30 years ago continue to produce product for our customers. To those customers, we tip our hat to you and say… “Thank You!”

Things have changed on this site as we try to provide more information to our customers on what is new, available, modified, obsolete and/or no longer obsolete. We are committed to supporting our existing installations base of equipment and customers with new and refurbished horizontal diffusion furnaces. We also supply (1) the buyers, resellers and refurb-houses that deal in Used Bruce Diffusion Furnaces and (2) any horizontal furnace OEMs with our Atmoscan and Automation products.

Bruce Technologies Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amtech Group Inc., as of 1 July 2004, is a leading supplier of Bruce Diffusion Furnace (APEX, BDF 4 & BDF 41) and Amtech Automation (S300, IBAL & Atmoscan)

With over four decades in the industry, Bruce has the experience necessary to meet your current needs, and to lead the way to advancing technologies.  With our manufacturing center in North America, and experienced professionals located throughout the world our team is available to assist you with your equipment, conversions and Apex requests.

Amtech Group, Inc.

Manufactures capital equipment, including silicon wafer handling automation, thermal processing equipment and related consumables used in fabricating solar cells and semiconductor devices.  Semiconductors, or semiconductor chips, are fabricated on silicon wafer substrates, sliced from ingots, and are part of the circuitry, or electronic components, of many products including solar cells, computers, telecommunications devices, automotive products, consumer goods and industrial automation and control systems.  The Company’s wafer handling, thermal processing and consumable products currently address the diffusion, oxidation and deposition steps used in the fabrication of solar cells, semiconductors, MEMS and the polishing of newly sliced silicon wafers.

Amtech Group Subsidiaries:


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