DNP Photomask Europe S.p.A. (DPE) is a manufacturing site of photomask production for silicon wafer fabrication process. It has been established in 2002 following to a strategic alliance between Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. and STMicroelectronics NV.
The former is a world leading company for Information Technology, Electronics, Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies.
The later is a world leading manufacturer of semiconductor devices. Real production started up at the end of 2003. DPE stays within the Photomask Group that already operates in other production sites in Japan (Kamifukuoka, Kawasaki and Kitakami).
DPE provides a complete service to Customers that includes Production and after Sales services (repells, cleanings, recertifications).