Gripping Power, Inc. (GPI) was founded in 2002 through the acquistion
Energy Technologies, Inc. (founded in 1993) by a private investment group,
by John F. Kohls (CEO). The new company focuses its research and
activities on new and innovative applications of electrostatic technologies
these technologies into commercially successful products and services. The
supplies the semiconductor industry with electrostatic chucks, high-voltage
supplies and control system solutions.
With systems installed in the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan, we
to develop both domestic and international markets for our products. Our
include Angstron Systems, IBM, Novellus Systems, Unaxis USA, Trion
Tokyo Electron and ULVAC Technologies.
We continue to seek additional opportunities in the semiconductor equipment
We are also interested in developing equipment to support industrial and
applications for electrostatic technologies.
Employer ID number: 68-0532009
Resale certificate number: 39-00-161622-20
Registered with Dun and Bradstreet. DUNS No. 12-322-9796.
Year incorporated: 2002
Operations consist of administrative, sales and marketing, research and
final assembly, calibration and test. Primary business involves the
manufacturing of industrial controls, electronic instrumentation and high
sources. Primary markets are semiconductor processing and materials
SIC code: 3679 - Other electronic manufacturing: High-voltage power sources
NAICS classification: 335999 - Other electronic manufacturing: High-voltage