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Silicon Carbide Manufacturing Leadership

Increasing capacity to address steepening demand

Five Investments Bolstering Our Industry-Leading Manufacturing Position

Wolfspeed Mohawk Valley Fab in Marcy, NY USA

We have $6.5B in CapEx committed through 2027 for:

  • Expanding our existing Durham, NC materials facility
  • Building the “The John Palmour Manufacturing Center for Silicon Carbide” in Siler City, NC​
  • Ramping the world’s first 200 mm Silicon Carbide fab in Mohawk Valley (Marcy, NY)​
  • A planned second 200 mm fab in Saarland, Germany​
  • Establishing multi-site epitaxy footprint with purchase of Farmers Branch, TX epi facility​

Wolfspeed by the Numbers

World's 1st
commercially available, fully qualified Silicon Carbide MOSFET
> 60%
Wolfspeed makes more than 60% of the worlds Silicon Carbide today
10+ trillion
Silicon Carbide device field hours

The John Palmour Manufacturing Center: Increasing Wolfspeed Materials Capacity by 10x

This state-of-the-art Silicon Carbide wafer facility will:

  • Focus on 200 mm wafers
  • Span 1.8 km2 (445 acres)
  • Be highly-automated
  • Create 1,800 new jobs by 2030
  • Cover more than 185,806 m2 (2 million ft2)
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Mohawk Valley Fab: Ramping Production and Qualifications Now

Wolfspeed Mohawk Valley Fab in Marcy, NY USA​

First and largest 200 mm Silicon Carbide Power Fab: ​

  • Will be 20% utilized by July 2024; ramps continue through 2027
  • Fully automated lights-out fab​
    • Automotive quality systems designed-in​
    • IATF certification underway​
  • Site spans 220,000 m2 (55 acres) ​
  • Cover more than 46,451 m2 (484,000 ft2)​
  • Building is more than 46,451 m2 (484,000 ft)2
  • 11,148 m2 (120 thousand ft2) of class 100 clean room space​

Plans to Construct European Device Fab Starting in 2024

Architectural rendering of potential fab design in Saarland, Germany

Will be Wolfspeed’s largest and most advanced 200 mm SiC fab

  • Located in Saarland, Germany
  • Estimated at >$2 billion investment​
  • Optimized for innovative manufacturing processes​
  • Planned to build next generation Silicon Carbide devices​
  • Designed to be a model for fab sustainability​
  • Contingent upon IPCEI funding approvals

Recent Purchase of Epitaxy Facility in Farmers Branch, Texas

Extending our epitaxy capacity:

  • Establishes multi-site epi footprint​
  • Automated tools​
  • Initial ramp beginning in late 2024​
  • Spans 0.6 km2 (16.28 acres)
  • Site covers more than 26,000 m2 (280,000 ft2)​
  • Will support 150 mm and 200 mm wafers

Diversifying our Global Footprint with Multisite Expansion

Illustrated world map showing current, as well as proposed, footprints of Wolfspeed expansion sites. There are 8 purple icons that represent the current locations. Seven teal icons represent the future locations.
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