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VJ Technologies' ECAT Wins a 2010 VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | VJ Technologies, Inc. announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Packages/Passives/Connectors for its Edge Connector Assembly Tool (ECAT) Reflow System.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc. offers leading-edge solutions for the most advanced X-ray imaging applications.

East Haven, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Nihon Superior's SN100C (040) Wins a 2010 SMT VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | OSAKA, JAPAN - Nihon Superior Co. Ltd. announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Soldering Materials for its completely halogen-free lead-free flux-cored solder wire SN100C (040).

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Halogen-free lead-free flux-cored solder wire SN100C (040).

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Nihon has been a leader in soldering and brazing since 1966. Nihon manufactures SMT solder joining materials e.g. lead-free solder (SN100C:Sn-Cu-Ni-Ge etc): solder paste, solder spheres, flux cored solder wire, solder bar, etc.

Osaka, Japan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Data I/O’s FlashCORE III Recognized as a Benchmark for Excellence With a 2010 VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | REDMOND, Wash. - Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO) announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Device Programming for its FlashCORE III.

Data I/O Corporation

FlashCORE III, Data I/O's latest programming architecture, increases download and read/write speed by as much as a factor of ten.

Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O is the world's leading provider of manual and automated programming solutions for semiconductor (IC) devices. Data I/O's solutions, software and programming engine ensures devices are programmed correctly every time.

Redmond, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Victron's Managed/Vendor Owned Inventory Program Wins a 2010 VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | FREMONT, CA - Victron, Inc. announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Electronics Manufacturing and Design Services for its Victron Managed/Vendor Owned Inventory Program (VMVO Program).

Victron Inc.

Victron Inc.

Victron is a premier high mix Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider located in Silicon Valley, California, specializing in printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) through complex product manufacturing for leading OEMs.

Fremont, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Soldering, Turnkey, Contract Manufacturer

Kyzen's AQUANOX® A4703 Wins a 2010 SMT VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | NASHVILLE - Kyzen announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Cleaning Materials for its AQUANOX® A4703 Neutral pH Aqueous Cleaning Chemistry.

KYZEN Corporation

AQUANOX® A4703 Neutral pH Aqueous Cleaning Chemistry

KYZEN Corporation

A leading supplier of precision cleaning chemistries to the worldwide electronics, metal finishing, medical, semiconductor, and optical industries.

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Aqueous Technologies’ Trident QUAD Wins Two 2010 VISION Awards

Apr 11, 2010 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA - Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it has been awarded two 2010 SMT VISION Awards in the categories of Cleaning Equipment and Environmentally Friendly Product/Service for its Trident QUAD.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Trident QUAD, high-yield automatic defluxing and cleanliness testing system.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of automated defluxing/cleaning equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Corona, California, USA

Cleaning, Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

Valor MSS Software Suite for PCB Assembly from Mentor Graphics Wins 2010 Vision Award

Apr 11, 2010 | APEX 2010, Las Vegas, Nev. - Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced that it has received the 2010 Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Vision Award for the Valor® MSS manufacturing systems solution suite for PCB assembly. The company received the award in the category of MES/ERP/PLM/QMS Process Control and Traceability Software.

Valor Computerized Systems

Valor Computerized Systems

We are a global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board manufacturing supply chain.

Yavne, Israel

Software Manufacturer

Production Solutions' RED-E-SET Ultra HD Wins a 2010 VISION Award

Apr 11, 2010 | POWAY, CA - Production Solutions Inc. announces that it has been awarded a 2010 SMT VISION Award in the category of Assembly Tools for its RED-E-SET Ultra HD. The award was presented to the company during a Monday, April 5, 2010 ceremony that took place in the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas before the start of APEX 2010.

Production Solutions

RED-E-SET Ultra HD,  PCB support solution

Production Solutions

Production Solutions, Inc., manufacturer of the RED-E-SET Universal Board Support System for all Printers and Chipshooter, Dispensers and Placement machines.

Poway, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Safran Included in Acculogic's "Showcase Partner Program"

Apr 11, 2010 | Acculogic announces that it has selected another company for its "Showcase Partner Program." The purpose of this program is to give special recognition to select customers who have achieved test excellence with Acculogic's Flying Probe and Boundary Scan products. "This select group of partner companies also serves as valuable feedback into our product development and improvement process," said Farouk Eshragi, VP of Acculogic’s Manufacturing Test Systems Division.

Acculogic Inc.

Acculogic Inc.

Manufacturer of a broad range of systems & instruments for testing electronic devices, circuit boards and more. Products include Boundary Scan (JTAG) test systems and Flying Probe testers.

Markham, Ontario, Canada

Test Services

Christopher Associates to Distribute New Photovoltaic Module Backing Films

Apr 11, 2010 | Christopher Associates Inc., a leading supplier of materials and technology to the photovoltaic manufacturing industry, today announced an agreement to distribute photovoltaic backing films from Jolywood (Suzhou) Solar Materials Technology Co. Ltd.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

A pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries.

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Bliss Industries Announces New Product Lineup for IPC/APEX 2010

Apr 11, 2010 | MILPITAS, Calif.- Bliss Industries Inc., provider of material handling carts and racks for PCB assembly, announces its new product lineup to be introduced in booth 471 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Custom Test/Burn-In Cart.

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Carts and Cart based process methods that dramatically improve productivity of SMT production lines. Carts for SMT feeder storage and staging, SMT reels, SMT Stencils , Chip Tubes, Solder Pallets, PC

Milpitas, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Practical Components Supplies NEWLY UPDATED AIM Print Test Board and Kit

Apr 10, 2010 | LOS ALAMITOS, CA - Following the success of their 2007 test board and kit, Practical Components and Aim Solder have updated their offering with a new AIM print test board and kit that is designed to include many printing challenges commonly found in manufacturers' assemblies.

Practical Components, Inc.

Practical Components, Inc.

An international distributor of mechanical IC samples or "dummy" components, SMD production tools and equipment

Los Alamitos, California, USA

Manufacturer of Components, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Distributor

KIC Appoints Distributor for Brazil

Apr 10, 2010 | San Diego - KIC, the leader of thermal process development and control products, and winner of multiple industry awards, announces that Focus Da Amazonia is its new distributor for all of Brazil.

KIC Thermal

KIC Thermal

KIC's provides products and services designed to improve a variety of thermal monitoring, profiling and process control applications.

San Diego, California, USA

Software Manufacturer

Christopher Associates Expands Engineering Team

Apr 10, 2010 | Christopher Associates Inc., one of North America’s leading high technology engineering services and distribution companies, today announced the addition of Bruce L. Barton to the company’s applications engineering team.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Bruce Barton, Christopher Associates’ new Engineer

Christopher Associates Inc.

A pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries.

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Victron Names David Yu as Vice President Supply Chain Management

Apr 10, 2010 | FREMONT, CA - Victron, Inc., a premier electronics manufacturing services (EMS) supplier of end-to-end manufacturing solutions to Fortune 500 companies, announces that David Yu has joined the company as Vice President Supply Chain Management. Mr. Yu is responsible for expanding and managing the company’s global supply chain strategies and purchasing initiatives.

Victron Inc.

Victron Inc.

Victron is a premier high mix Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider located in Silicon Valley, California, specializing in printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) through complex product manufacturing for leading OEMs.

Fremont, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Soldering, Turnkey, Contract Manufacturer

SEHO Systems Appoints New Regional Sales Manager

Apr 10, 2010 | ERLANGER, KY― SEHO North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Jean Verchere to the position of Regional Sales Manager, effective April 1, 2010.

SEHO Systems GmbH

Jean Verchere, SEHO’s new Regional Sales Manager.

SEHO Systems GmbH

SEHO develops and manufactures reflow, selective and wave soldering machines for the electronics industry. Since its foundation in 1976, SEHO is worldwide THE contact partner whenever soldering is involved.

Kreuzwertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

STI Electronics, Inc. Expands into the Southwest

Apr 10, 2010 | MADISON, AL - STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces the expansion of its products and services into Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana.

STI Electronics

Jack Harris, STI's new outside sales representative.

STI Electronics

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry.

Madison, Alabama, USA

Assembly, Design, IPC Standards Certification Center, Contract Manufacturer, Training Provider

Bliss Industries Celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Apr 10, 2010 | MILPITAS, Calif. - Bliss Industries Inc., provider of material handling carts and racks for PCB assembly, announces the 30-year anniversary of the company.

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Carts and Cart based process methods that dramatically improve productivity of SMT production lines. Carts for SMT feeder storage and staging, SMT reels, SMT Stencils , Chip Tubes, Solder Pallets, PC

Milpitas, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

CyberOptics' SE500 Sensor Integrated on Milara's TouchPrint TD2929 Inline Printer .

Apr 10, 2010 | MINNEAPOLIS - CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) announces that its 3-D post-print inspection head SE500 sensor has been integrated into Milara’s TouchPrint Digital TD2929 inline printer. The system will be on display at IPC/APEX 2010 in booth #959.

CyberOptics Corporation

CyberOptics Corporation

CYBEROPTICS is a global leader in high-precision 3D sensors that significantly improve yields and productivity in the 3D scanning and metrology, Surface Mount Technology & Semiconductor Markets

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Inspection

Kyzen to Highlight AQUANOX® A4703 at Nepcon East 2010

Apr 10, 2010 | NASHVILLE — Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, will feature AQUANOX® A4703 Neutral pH Aqueous Cleaning Chemistry in booth 1114 at the upcoming Nepcon East & Electro 2010, scheduled to take place April 21-22, 2010 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston.

KYZEN Corporation

AQUANOX® A4703 Neutral pH Aqueous Cleaning Chemistry

KYZEN Corporation

A leading supplier of precision cleaning chemistries to the worldwide electronics, metal finishing, medical, semiconductor, and optical industries.

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

IPC Elects New Officers/Members to Board of Directors

Apr 10, 2010 | The Nominating and Governance Committee of the IPC Board of Directors presented six candidates for election at the IPC Annual Meeting, on Tuesday, April 6, 2010, in conjunction with IPC APEX EXPO™ in Las Vegas. Three candidates were elected as board officers and will serve two-year terms covering April 2010 through March 2012. The other three candidates were elected as board directors and will serve four-year terms, covering April 2010 through March 2014.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

IPC HONORS BEST PAPERS AT IPC APEX EXPO 2010

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has announced the winners of this year's Best U.S. and International Papers at IPC APEX EXPO™, held April 6–8, 2010 in Las Vegas. The event's Technical Program Committee selected the winners through a ballot process.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Volunteers Honored for Their Contributions to IPC and Industry

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® presented Special Recognition, Distinguished Committee Leadership and Distinguished Committee Service awards at IPC APEX EXPO™, held April 6–8, 2010 in Las Vegas.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

DuPont and Raytheon Company Honored with 2010 IPC Corporate Recognition Awards.

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® yesterday bestowed its highest corporate honors to Raytheon Company and DuPont. During the IPC Annual Meeting Luncheon held in conjunction with IPC APEX EXPO™, IPC awarded the Stan Plzak Corporate Recognition Award upon Raytheon Company and the Peter Sarmanian Corporate Recognition Award upon DuPont. Leaders and innovators within their respective industries, both companies have been long-time IPC supporters.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Bob Black Awarded the IPC President's Award

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries® honored Bob Black, president and CEO of Juki Automation Systems, Inc. with the coveted IPC President’s Award at IPC APEX EXPO™, April 6, 2010. This prestigious award is presented to IPC members who have exhibited ongoing leadership in IPC and have made significant contributions of their time and talent to the association and the electronics interconnect industry.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Updated Materials Declaration Standard IPC-1752A Addresses Revolving Door of Environmental Regulation Changes.

Apr 10, 2010 | Helping electronics manufacturing companies better manage the growing documentation required to ensure products comply with evolving environmental regulations, IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has released IPC-1752A, Materials Declaration Management. The A revision of the standard provides an updated and expanded industry-wide reporting format for material declaration data exchange between companies in the electronic interconnect supply chain.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

IPC-A-610E Released: Industry Requirements for Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies Updated.

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC has released the E revision of IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies. IPC's most widely-used standard, which provides visual acceptance criteria for post assembly mechanical and soldering assembly requirements, now addresses additional technologies, including flexible circuits, board in board, package on package, depanelization and additional SMT terminations.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Updates to IPC-6012 and IPC-A-600 Released: Five Years of New Board Technologies and Processes Bring Significant Changes to Specifications.

Apr 10, 2010 | If a picture is worth a thousand words, the new H revision of IPC-A-600, Acceptability of Printed Boards, is a priceless work of art for fabricators and assemblers, particularly inspectors and product developers. IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces the new releases of IPC-A-600H and its companion document the C revision of IPC-6012, Qualification and Performance Specification for Rigid Printed Boards.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

IPC J-STD-001E Released: Industry Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies Updated

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC has released the E revision of IPC J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies. Recognized worldwide as the sole industry-consensus standard for soldering processes and materials, IPC J-STD-001E encompasses advanced technologies and provides new and updated criteria for all three classes of construction as well as expanded support for lead-free manufacturing.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Update of IPC J-STD-609 Provides Greater Delineation of Lead-free Solders for Marking and Labeling

Apr 10, 2010 | IPC released today the A revision of IPC J-STD-609, Marking and Labeling of Components, PCBs and PCBAs to Identify Lead (Pb), Lead-Free (Pb-Free) and Other Attributes. This standard presents a marking and labeling system that aids in electronics assembly, rework, repair and recycling, and now provides additional codes for the more precise specification of certain lead-free solders.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

CALCE PHM Group Shares Newest Research at Spring PHM Technical Review

Apr 09, 2010 | Through research and project development, the CALCE Prognostics and Health Management (PHM) Group demonstrates the value of prognostics and health management to the electronics industry. The CALCE PHM group continued its mission to educate the electronics community on the value of PHM at its 2010 Spring Technical Review meeting, held on March 18 at the University of Maryland, College Park.

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

The largest electronic products research center focused on electronics reliability, is dedicated to providing a knowledge and resource base to support the development of competitive electronic components, products and systems.

College Park, Maryland, USA

Service Provider, Training Provider

Cholmin Choi Wins Best Research Assistant Presentation Award at EPSC Spring Review

Apr 09, 2010 | Each year, CALCE celebrates the achievements of exemplary research assistants at its semi-annual technical reviews. The Best Research Assistant Presentation Award honors the research assistant who demonstrates poise, confidence, and sound technical knowledge when presenting their research on sponsored projects. Awards are based on compiled totals of votes supplied by Technical Review attendees.

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

The largest electronic products research center focused on electronics reliability, is dedicated to providing a knowledge and resource base to support the development of competitive electronic components, products and systems.

College Park, Maryland, USA

Service Provider, Training Provider

CALCE Welcomes Industry Leaders at Spring EPSC Technical Review and SARA Workshop

Apr 09, 2010 | Continuing its efforts to provide the electronics industry with the most current and relevant research on life cycle engineering, CALCE holds semi-annual technical reviews to apprise Electronics Products and Systems Consortium members on CALCE research and project development.

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

The largest electronic products research center focused on electronics reliability, is dedicated to providing a knowledge and resource base to support the development of competitive electronic components, products and systems.

College Park, Maryland, USA

Service Provider, Training Provider

Indium Corporation Technology Experts Presenting at APEX

Apr 09, 2010 | Five of Indium Corporation's technology experts will present their technical findings at APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, April 6-9, 2010.

Indium Corporation

Indium Corporation

Solder pastes, solder preforms, solder spheres, soldering fluxes, electrically-conductive adhesives. All alloys: tin-lead, lead-free, indium alloys, and more.

Utica, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Acculogic’s FLS980Dxi Flying Scorpion Wins a 2010 NPI Award

Apr 09, 2010 | WOBURN, MA - Acculogic announces that it has been awarded an NPI Award in the category of Test and Inspection-ICT for its FLS980Dxi Flying Scorpion. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, April 6, 2010 ceremony that took place in the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas during APEX 2010.

Acculogic Inc.

New Flying Scorpion FLS900Dx

Acculogic Inc.

Manufacturer of a broad range of systems & instruments for testing electronic devices, circuit boards and more. Products include Boundary Scan (JTAG) test systems and Flying Probe testers.

Markham, Ontario, Canada

Test Services

Machine Vision Products announces new software enhancements to existing AOI product portfolio

Apr 08, 2010 | Carlsbad, CA – April 7th, 2010: Machine Vision Products (MVP), a leader in Automated Optical Inspection, today announced new features within its version 5 software suite and computer technology.

Machine Vision Products, Inc

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP is a market innovator and leader in imaging technologies for Surface Mount, Microelectronics and Packaging Technologies providing solutions for both commercial and military applications.

Vista, California, USA

Inspection

Machine Vision Products announces new Large Board AOI system, the MVP Spectra.

Apr 06, 2010 | Carlsbad, CA – April 6th, 2010: Machine Vision Products (MVP), a leader in Automated Optical Inspection today announces it’s new large board AOI system the MVP Spectra

Machine Vision Products, Inc

The New MVP Spectra Large Board AOI

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP is a market innovator and leader in imaging technologies for Surface Mount, Microelectronics and Packaging Technologies providing solutions for both commercial and military applications.

Vista, California, USA

Inspection

Frederick Engineering, Inc. and Test Equipment Connection Corporation Enter into USA Reseller Agreement

Apr 06, 2010 | Test Equipment Connection Corp. announced today that is has entered into a Reseller Agreement to market and sell new Frederick Engineering network management, security, and analysis solutions.

Test Equipment Connection

Test Equipment Connection

The Worlds Largest Distributor of New, Refurbished, and Second Hand Electronic Test and Measurement (T&M) Equipment.

Lake Mary, Florida, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection, Equipment Dealer / Broker

RPS Introduces New 3D Fiducial Vision Inspection

Apr 01, 2010 | RPS Develops Affordable and Easy-To-Use RPS Fiducial Correct™ | Fiducial Recognition and Automatic Position Correction for High Precision RPS Selective Soldering Systems

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. designs and manufacturers high quality precision machines for use in selective soldering, lead tinning, and solderability testing applications.

Newman Lake, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Test Services, Selective Soldering

Machine Vision Products to announce expanded range of SMT AOI solutions and Microelectronics AOI applications at APEX 2010, Las Vegas

Apr 01, 2010 | Carlsbad, CA – April 2nd, 2010: Machine Vision Products (MVP), a leader in Automated Optical Inspection will be announcing an expanded range of AOI systems at APEX 2010 in Las Vegas. As leaders in price and performance AOI, MVP has demonstrated a high degree of adaptability of their systems throughout the 16 years of service to the industry. MVP will be exhibiting at Booth 1647.

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP Spectra

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP is a market innovator and leader in imaging technologies for Surface Mount, Microelectronics and Packaging Technologies providing solutions for both commercial and military applications.

Vista, California, USA

Inspection

H3C Boosts Production with Additional Genesis Platform Line.

Mar 30, 2010 | H3C Technologies Co., Limited (H3C), a leading global supplier of IP-based products and solutions, has purchased an additional Genesis Platform production line from Universal Instruments. The new line will be configured similar to H3C’s existing Genesis line and used to build the company’s most complex products – those that demand the highest quality and yields. The decision to purchase the Universal equipment was based on the success of the initial Genesis line in building these same products.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Genesis Platform Line

Universal Instruments Corporation

Universal Instruments is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced automation and assembly equipment solutions for the electronics manufacturing industry.

Conklin, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

Seiko Instruments Smart Label Printers Cleaned Quickly and Effectively

Mar 30, 2010 | AUBURN, Maine — March 23, 2010 — Consistently printing clear and crisp labels requires the proper cleaning maintenance of any thermal printer. KICTeam's introduction of the Seiko Instruments Smart Label Printer Cleaning Card which features Waffletechnology will maintain that clarity on Seiko Instruments thermal printers. This new product was designed specifically for the SLP family of thermal printers through a joint effort of Seiko Instruments USA, Inc. and KICTeam. This new cleaning card is a quick and almost effortless means of removing any leftover adhesive residue or paper dust that can deteriorate the legibility of the print.

KICTEAM

Smart Label Printer Cleaning Cart, Remove contaminants that can degrade print clarity using new cleaning tool.

KICTEAM

The primary focus of KICTeam is the development, manufacture and distribution of high performance cleaning cards.

Belfast, Ireland

Contract Manufacturer

DEK Expands Stencil Manufacturing Network

Mar 30, 2010 | Building on its comprehensive global stencil manufacturing base, DEK has recently expanded the reach of its stencil operations by appointing Gauteng-based stencil specialist, Laser Stencil Technology (PTY) Ltd, as a new licensee. The Laser Stencil Technology manufacturing facility will serve the burgeoning South Africa region, which is home to many leading EMS and OEM firms.

ASM Assembly Systems (DEK)

ASM Assembly Systems (DEK)

The ASM SMT Solutions segment is made up of SMT Printing Solutions (DEK) and SMT Placement Solutions (SIPLACE). Under the DEK brand, it sells best-in-class printing solutions for the electronics and solar industries.

Suwanee, Georgia, USA

Screen Printing

BPM Microsystems’ 4610 Automated Production System Chosen by Major Programming Center in United Kingdom

Mar 30, 2010 | HOUSTON - BPM Microsystems, in conjunction with its distributor Adaptsys, announces that Lewmax Programming Ltd., a leading global provider of device programming and other value-added services, has chosen the 4610 automated production programmer to accommodate its increasing programming demands. The machine is expected to increase production output by 10 million programmed parts per year.

BPM Microsystems

BPM Microsystems

Exceptional electronic products start with exceptional programming. BPM Microsystems is the leading global supplier of automated and manual programming systems, serving the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

Kyzen's Jack Reinke to Participate in Panel Discussion at SMTA Atlanta.

Mar 30, 2010 | NASHVILLE - Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Jack Reinke, Southeastern Regional Sales Manager, will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Relevance of Cleaning" at the upcoming SMTA Atlanta Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 15, 2010 at the Gwinnett Civic Center in Duluth, GA.

KYZEN Corporation

Jack Reinke, Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.

KYZEN Corporation

A leading supplier of precision cleaning chemistries to the worldwide electronics, metal finishing, medical, semiconductor, and optical industries.

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Aqueous Technologies’ Mike Konrad to Participate in Panel Discussion at SMTA Atlanta

Mar 30, 2010 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA - Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that Michael Konrad, President, will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Relevance of Cleaning" at the upcoming SMTA Atlanta Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 15, 2010 at the Gwinnett Civic Center in Duluth, GA.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Mike Konrad

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of automated defluxing/cleaning equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Corona, California, USA

Cleaning, Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

WKK Technology Ltd.'s Lionel Fullwood to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | HONG KONG - WKK Distribution Ltd., the leading supplier of industrial machinery and materials in Asia, announces that Lionel Fullwood, Technical Director, will present a paper titled "A New System for Automatically Registering and Exposing Solder Mask and Other Photopolymeric Materials Requiring High Energy Lamp Sources" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition,

WKK Ltd

Lionel Fullwood, Technical Director.

WKK Ltd

Lifecycle Electronics Manufacturing Services Provider

Kowloon, Hong Kong

Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

STI Electronics' Casey Cooper to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | MADISON, AL - STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that Casey H. Cooper, Electrical Engineering Manager will present a paper titled "Embedded Packaging Technologies: Imbedding Components to Meet Form, Fit, and Function" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

STI Electronics

Casey H. Cooper, Electrical Engineering Manager.

STI Electronics

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry.

Madison, Alabama, USA

Assembly, Design, IPC Standards Certification Center, Contract Manufacturer, Training Provider

Everett Charles Technologies’ Chad Hankinson to Speak During APEX Test & Inspection Summit

Mar 30, 2010 | Everett Charles Technologies announces that Chad Hankinson, President of the Fixture and Services Group (FSG), will be a panellist on the Test & Inspection Summit at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Everett Charles Technologies

Chad Hankinson, President of the Fixture and Services Group (FSG).

Everett Charles Technologies

ECT is the world's leading manufacturer of POGO ® contact probes for a wide range of applications including industrial, medical, military, connectors and testing bare and loaded printed circuit boards

Pomona, California, USA

Inspection

Christopher Associates’ Jasbir Bath to Moderate Low Silver Alloys Meeting at IPC APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and photovoltaic industries announces that Jasbir Bath, Consulting Engineer with Christopher Associates/Koki Solder, will moderate Session S23, titled "Low Silver Alloys,: at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Jasbir Bath, Consulting Engineer.

Christopher Associates Inc.

A pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries.

Santa Ana, California, USA

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