About Us

Company History

Desert West Technologies, was started in 1994 by John Kirkpatrick. It is a family owned business. Vickie Kirkpatrick became the owner of the business in 2006. It was a smooth transition since she had been a part of the business since day one. Desert West was the only small business in 2005 to receive "Supplier Excellance Award" by Texas Instruments. Desert West was certified as WBE by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council in 2007. We also have recieved a HUB certification from the State of Texas in 2007.


Desert West Technologies manufactures plastic injection molding and metal fabrication components. We have over 20 years experience in supplying of exact tolerance plastic components to the semi-conductor industry. Desert West Technologies can offer assistance from initial part and mold design all the way through to the finished product. We also assist in sourcing specialty components.

  • Plastic Injection Single & Multi-Cavity Molding
  • Fabricating Metal Products
  • Machined Metal Parts
  • Assembly
  • Packaging


"Our vision is to become the leading supplier for reticle cassettes worldwide, in the semi-conductor industry in which we compete.”


"Our Quality Policy is to develop, produce, and deliver on time, products, and services that meet or exceed customer expectations.”