About us

High value solutions for semiconductor & related industries

Looking for second source or the original OEM parts?
Upgrade your existing SAT, SST or CMP tool? Safe handling of thin wafers?

Every day, you are being challenged, to create smaller and more powerful microchips in the cleanest and most cost-efficient way possible. With our expertise in wafer handling tools and wet process equipment, we offer you a wide range of semiconductor equipment products and customized solutions for all your major process steps.

Do you want to extend the life-time of your process semiconductor equipment? Upgrade your CMP tool? SPS Europe works closely with OEM’s, Wafer Fabs and R&D institutes worldwide. Supported by our own full-time service engineers and our experienced sales staff we offer you >30 years of excellent wafer process technology know-how.


SPS Mission
Our mission is to be your one-stop source for high value semiconductor production systems and consumables, used in semiconductor fabrication, MEMS & Biotechnology.

SPS History
Founded in 1988, we supply a range of industry leading products used worldwide for Wafer Handling & Shipping, Wet Process/CMP, Photolithography, and Thin Films (including Diffusion, CVD, Etch).  We develop and customize products in close cooperation with our customers.

SPS Code of Conduct
SPS has earned a reputation for conducting its business with integrity and respect. This reputation is an asset, just as real as our people and products. We conduct our operations with honesty, integrity and openness, and with respect for the human rights and interests of our employees. We shall similarly respect the legitimate interests of those with whom we have relationships. The general principles contained in our Code of Conduct set out our standards.

Environmental Policy Statement
Our first priority is to be a successful business and that means investing for growth and balancing short term and long term interests. It also means caring about our consumers, employees, our business partners and the world in which we live. SPS is committed to minimizing the impact of its activities on the environment.
Read more about environmental policy statement SPS-Europe >

SPS timeline

Founded by Rick Hilhorst                  1988      
                                                               1989    SPS UK
SPS Germany                                       1990
                                                               2000    Own headquarter building with cleanroom facility / storage
Jola Hilhorst CEO/owner                    2001
                                                               2003    Introduction spin processor POLOS
                                                               2008    Introduction spin station process
SPS Asia Singapore                             2009
                                                               2014    Introduction SPIN150i spin coaters
Introduction table top etchers         2015  
                                                               2016    Introduction Semitool® refurbishment services
SPS France                                           2018