Saint-Gobain Abrasives' Electronics
Saint-Gobain Abrasives' Electronics
Norton® Brand

Precision Grinding FAVS™ Wheels

Saint-Gobain is an industry leader in abrasive grinding technology. Our Fixed Abrasive Vertical Spindle FAVS™ backgrinding wheels are engineered to provide world class quality, consistency and performance. We provide engineered solutions for grinding of Alumina, Gallium Arsenide, Glass, Germanium, Quartz, Silicon, Sapphire, Silicon Carbide, Silicon Nitride, Lithium Niobate, Zirconia and a wide range of other electronic materials.

To implement your solutions we combine state-of- the-art in house process development capabilities with worldwide on-site application engineering support. A dedicated manufacturing unit ensures the rigorous SPC and quality control standards. Our in-house dedicated back grinding equipment allows us to custom develop solutions for you. Customers send us their wafers for us to conduct evaluation and to make use of Saint Gobain's advanced wafer characterization services. We have dedicated application testing facilities in Worcester, MA in North America and in Nordestedt, Hamburg in Germany offering solutions for your advanced requirements. Our team of experienced application engineers offers you on-site assistance with your process and our research engineers are continually working on developing the next generation wheel technology.