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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Company Capsule


Reference Code: BR0144CC
Published Date: April 2011




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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Company Overview

Brooks Automation, Inc. (Brooks Automation) is engaged in manufacturing semiconductor component and providing
automation, vacuum and instrumentation solutions to semiconductor manufacturer and original equipment manufacturer.
Additionally, it provides expertise in the data storage, advanced display and analytical instruments. The products
manufactured by the company are used in computer equipments, telecommunications equipment, consumer electronics
and wireless communications devices. The company is offering its products to the customers worldwide with its
operations in the US, France, Germany, China, Israel, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the UK. The major
manufacturing facilities of the company are located in Chelmsford, Massachusetts; Gresham, Oregon; Petaluma,
California; and Longmont, Colorado. The company is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, US.


Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of US$593 million during the fiscal year ended September 30, 2010. The company's
revenue grew at a CAGR of 6.13% during the period 2008-2010 with an annual growth of 171.12% over fiscal year 2009.
During the fiscal year 2010, its operating margin was 7.93% as against an operating margin of -104.26% in fiscal year
2009. During the fiscal year 2010, the company registered a net margin of 9.95% as against a net margin of -104.14% in
the fiscal year 2009.




Brooks Automation, Inc. - Key Facts

Brooks Automation, Inc., Key Facts

                                  15 Elizabeth Drive, Chelmsford,
                                  Massachusetts (MA), 01824,        Ticker Symbol, Stock
Corporate Address:                                                                                BRKS (NASDAQ)
                                                                    Exchange
                                  United States


Telephone                          + 1 978 2622400                  No. of Employees              1,410



Fax                                + 1 978 2622500                  Financial Year End            September



URL                               www.brooks.com                    Revenue (in USD Million)      592.97


                                  Technology and
Industry                          Communications


Locations                         China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, France, Germany, Ireland, United States

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Major Products and Services

Brooks Automation, Inc. is engaged in supplying of technology products and solutions serving the semiconductor market.
The key products of the company include the following:

Brooks Automation, Inc., Major Products and Services
Products:

Tool Automation

Factory Automation

Critical Components

Custom Atmospheric Products

Legacy Products

Vacuum Process Tools

Vacuum Pumps & Gauges

Alignment and Calibration

RFID and Tracking

Custom Atmospheric Products

Atmospheric Tools

Material Handling Systems
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of Brooks Automation, Inc.:

Genesis Industries, Inc.

INFICON Holding AG

Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc.




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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Key Employees


Brooks Automation, Inc., Key Employees


           Name                            Job Title                       Board Level     Since   Age


A Clinton Allen            Director                                  Non Executive Board   2003


Alfred Woollacott, III     Director                                  Non Executive Board   2005


C.S.Park                   Director                                  Non Executive Board   2008


John K. McGillicuddy       Director                                  Non Executive Board   2003


Joseph R. Martin           Chairman                                  Executive Board       2006


Kirk P. Pond               Director                                  Non Executive Board


Krishna G. Palepu          Director                                  Non Executive Board


Krishna Palepu             Director                                  Non Executive Board   2005


Mark Stephen Wrighton      Director                                  Non Executive Board   2005


                           Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice
Martin S. Headley                                                    Senior Management     2008
                           President


Marvin Schorr              Director                                  Non Executive Board   2005


                           Director, President, Chief Executive
Stephen S. Schwartz                                                  Executive Board       2010    51
                           Officer


Steven Michaud             Senior Vice President                     Senior Management     2008    48


                           Senior Vice President, General
Thomas S. Grilk                                                      Senior Management     2003    63
                           Counsel, Secretary

                           Vice President, Controller, Principal
Timothy Mathews                                                      Senior Management     2008    47
                           Accounting Officer

                           Senior Vice President, Human
William T. Montone                                                   Senior Management     2005
                           Resources

                           Senior Vice President - Customer
Shaun Wilson                                                         Senior Management     2008    50
                           Satisfaction
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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Brooks Automation, Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

Brooks Automation, Inc.
15 Elizabeth Drive
Chelmsford
Massachusetts (MA)
Zip: 01824
United States
Tel: + 1 978 2622400
Fax: + 1 978 2622500



Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Brooks Automation, Inc., Subsidiaries

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