foundry foundry  /ˈfaʊndri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) factory where metal castings are produced

Usage(s):

  1. Type founders who wish to buy a new Goudy alphabet today must pay $1,000 to $5,000 and in addition collect royalties for Goudy for its use outside the foundry-.
  2. But the foundry wound up in the hands of trustees, and kept going, after a fashion, on a $25,000 government grant.
  3. Yet the main Krupp foundry at Rheinhausen is virtually untouched.

News

  1. Mattson Technology Ships Helios XP Systems to Major Foundry for High Volume 2Xnm Production

    FREMONT, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 20, 2013) - Mattson Technology Inc. ( NASDAQ : MTSN ), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used for the manufacture of semiconductors, today announced that it has shipped multiple systems of its Helios ® XP rapid thermal processing (RTP) system for use in mass production at a major foundry. The systems will support the foundry's 2Xnm capacity ramp by ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. Mediasite Enterprise Video Platform by Sonic Foundry Named ‘Best New Rich Media Data Management System’ By AV ...

    Sonic Foundry, Inc. , the trusted leader for video content management and webcasting solutions, today announced that its new Mediasite Enterprise Video Platform won a
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. GE Capital is Administrative Agent on an Additional $125 Million for Waupaca Foundry, Inc.

    GE Capital, Corporate Finance today announced it is administrative agent on an incremental $125 million credit facility to Waupaca Foundry, Inc. The funds were used to support a dividend recapitalization.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. Dirk Meyer, president and chief executive officer of AMD, said the deals marked a "landmark day for AMD, creating a financially stronger company with a tightened focus. With The Foundry Company, AMD has developed an innovative way to focus our...
    on Oct 7, 2008 By: Dirk Meyer Source: AFP

  2. "ATIC and AMD are the ideal partners with which to create the Foundry Company," said Ruiz. "Working together allows us to combine ATIC's long-term vision and patient capital with our manufacturing leadership."
    on Oct 7, 2008 By: Hector Ruiz Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. Simon Robinson, The Foundry's chief scientist and co-founder, said: "The Foundry was originally established to develop Tinder on Discreet Logic® so it is particularly sad that this relationship is altering so significantly. We'd like to thank our...
    on Jan 5, 2009 By: Simon Robinson Source: Broadcast Newsroom

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