Applied Ceramics is a fabricator of custom-made ceramics, quartz, silicon and sapphire spare parts designed for the semiconductor industry. The company uses materials that are processed, measured and cleaned. All parts are designed and fabricated to the customer's specifications. Applied Ceramics' services include machining, lapping and polishing, cleaning, annealing, coating, clean room packaging and lasering. With 60,000 square feet of facilities, the company has one of the largest isostatic presses in California. Applied Ceramics can produce its ceramic parts measuring up to 27 inches in diameter, utilizing manual and centralized network configuration mills and lathes. The company works with customers' engineers on cost and process efficient design improvements, testing and evaluations. Applied Ceramics aluminum oxide ceramic material allows the company to pre-machine, which reduces the manufacturing cost. The company is privately held with headquarters in Fremont, Calif.