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fab

(fæb)
mod. fabulous. (Also part of the nickname of a popular British television comedy seen in the U.S., Ab Fab = Absolutely Fabulous.) Your pad is not what I’d call fab. Just okay.
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With NBC's muscle behind them, a massive PR campaign began, featuring a shot of the Fab 5 in black suits that played like a cross between Reservoir Dogs and Charlie's Angels.
And never did anyone suggest the Fab 5 were too gay.
Closing of the transaction with Macronix is subject to several conditions, including Tower's securing required bank financing, timely commencement of fab construction, and other third party required approvals.
Tower plans to construct an advanced fab adjacent to its current facility in Migdal Haemek, Israel.
Through construction of Fab 4, Toshiba and SanDisk will continue to expand production capacity.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements, including statements about our business outlook, technological advancements, construction timetables, construction plans to reduce risk of damages from earthquakes or power interruptions, production schedules, geometries, expected output and effects on financial performance, costs of new fab facilitization and supply and demand that are based on our current expectations and involve numerous risks and uncertainties that may cause these forward-looking statements to be inaccurate and may significantly and adversely affect our business, financial condition and results of operations.
With each of these three new fabs capable of processing up to 100,000 wafers per month, FlashPartners could eclipse Samsung, currently the global wafer fab capacity leader in Flash memory.
Burns reports that semiconductor foundries are also setting a new record in fab construction, noting that Taiwan-based TSMC as well as China-based SMIC and Hua Hong Electronics all plan to bring new 300mm capacity online next year.
This release contains forward-looking statements concerning AMDs plans for future capital expenditures, Fab 30, and its conversion to Fab 38 and Fab 36, including its output and capacity, and demand for AMD64-bit solutions, which are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
The two companies started operation of a state-of-the-art 300-mm wafer fab, Fab 3, in summer 2005, at Yokkaichi Operations, and have proactively boosted the facility's capacity to meet market demand.
Fab 4 will further secure our ability to respond to demand for higher-density NAND flash in this rapidly growing market.
Fab 36 engineers, with the help of AMD's patented Automated Precision Manufacturing (APM) systems, are constantly analyzing data collected from the test chips and making consistent improvements.
The increased capacity provided by Fab 36 will contribute to our goal of doubling total production output from 2005 through 2008.
The re-opening of Fab 12 marks a first for Intel and the semiconductor industry," said Bob Baker, senior vice president, general manger, Intel Technology and Manufacturing Group.