Pete Avila

Owner, Semiconductor Smart Solutions


Pete Avila is a Chemical Engineer by education with senior studies to include “Optimization of Barrel Electroplating” an electrochemical topic at Arizona State University. His work history included sales of leaching acids & flocculants for the mines and pulp and paper industries, followed by design and sales of Ultrapure Water systems with Ionpure Technologies. In 1994 he worked as an Application Engineer for Wet Process and Gas Abatement systems through 2002. Mr. Avila played a big role in building up the Gas Chemisorption in the Western United States, from 1994 to 2002, and then he started “Semiconductor Smart Solutions”. As President of Semiconductor Smart Solutions, he built his company to sell the most cutting edge equipment (UPW, WWT, Gas Abatement, & Wet Process Equipment) with the lowest down time and the lowest COO. His drive, success, and Chemical Engineering background made him strive to be the best in Wet Chemisorption abatement for the removal of Heavy Metals such as Arsenic, Copper, Fluoride, Silica and many others. Green technologies, low energy usage, water saving and minimizing excessive waste streams, are the key foundations to the success of Mr. Avila and the company serving their customers.