Nova Measuring Instruments
Ltd. (Nasdaq: NVMI), provider of leading edge stand alone metrology and
the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process
control market, today announced that it has received acceptance for its Stand
Alone Optical CD system from a new memory customer in the Asia Pacific region.
"We are very pleased to receive this acceptance, which brings our Stand
Alone Optical CD presence to more than 10 customers worldwide, including memory,
foundry and logic manufacturers," commented Gabi Seligsohn, President &
CEO of Nova. "The leading edge capabilities demonstrated by our platform
over the past 2 years are allowing us to benefit from the recent improvement
in business fundamentals and show more than 40% sequential increase in revenues
in the third quarter, as part of an overall improvement expected in all key
financial metrics in the second half of 2009."
On August 4, 2009, the Company reported revenues of $7 million with breakeven
non-GAAP net results and a GAAP net loss of $0.1 million, for the second quarter
Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. develops, produces and markets advanced integrated
and stand alone metrology solutions for the semiconductor manufacturing industry.
Nova is traded on the NASDAQ & TASE under the symbol NVMI. The Company's
website is .