GarField-Matrics Ltd

Woodchester Mill
Selsey Rod
North Woodchester
GL5 5NN Gloucestershire
Contact person: Rod Oldfield
Tel.: +44 (0) 1453 872 922
Fax: +44 (0) 1453 872 700
WEB Address:

Turn over of the company (2008)

£2 M + product revenue

% Turn over Digital ASICs (2008)

% Turn over Analog and Mixed Signal ASICs (2008)

Total number of personnel


Number of ASIC designers




Type of workstations

Sun - Unix - PC

Design tools

Multiple seats Cadence - Mentor - Magma - Matlab


Experience (during the last 2 to 3 years)

Application domains

Experts in

IP blocks available  


Number of ASIC designs per year : 10 - 12

Typical examples of realised projects

Other activities


General description of the company

GarField/Matrics is a fully independent fabless silicon design house and semiconductor supplier. We offer a full custom analogue design and layout service and we use a range of founfries. We also offer ASIC and FPGA design from specification to layout right through fabrication, test ans supply of the final product. With a wealth of high quality design experience, we have developed an extensive range of silicon proven Custom IP blocks from PLLs to complete product designs. GarField/Matrics has particular niche skills in several areas including RFID tags and readers and OLED/LCOS microdisplay chips.
GarField/Matrics provide its customers a qualified route to turn ideas and designs into silicon on time, within budget and at minimal risk.