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Ravi Parthasarthy to Present at SMTA Space Coast Expo and Tech Forum

Jan 10, 2018 | ZESTRON is pleased to announce that Ravi Parthasarathy, M.S.Ch.E., Senior Application Engineer, ZESTRON Americas, will present “Design for Reliability: Overcoming Present Day Challenges for Class III Assemblies” at the SMTA Space Coast Expo and Tech Forum.

ZESTRON Americas

ZESTRON Americas

The globally leading provider of high precision cleaning products, services and training solutions in the electronics and semiconductor manufacturing industries.

Manassas, Virginia, USA

Cleaning, Test Services, Training Provider

Press preview for Seica Inc. participation at Apex, San Diego, California, February 27, 28 – March 1, 2018, Booth 2323, San Diego Convention Center.

Jan 09, 2018 | Following the winning philosophy which characterized its business in testing and assembly over three decades, based on the constant and rapid innovation of its solutions, Seica will attend the Apex 2018 exhibition with many new products. Products will complement some restyling’s of solutions presented in the past, almost completely renewing the portfolio of Seica solutions, enhancing the level of technology applied to testing and assembly of electronic boards and components.

SEICA SpA

DRAGONFLY next > series.

SEICA SpA

SEICA offers innovative ATE solutions which range from Bare Board Test, Flying Probe Systems, In-Circuit and Combi Test to Functional Test.

Strambino, Italy

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Test Services

Conecsus Offers SMT Metals Waste Recycling Solutions at IPC/APEX EXPO 2018

Jan 09, 2018 | Conecsus will exhibit true metals recycling solutions that reward the recycling customer at IPC/APEX EXPO 2018 in San Diego, California, February 27-March 1. Conecsus representatives in booth #919 will illustrate how the company processes wastes containing primarily Tin, Tin-Zinc, Lead, Silver, Gold, and Copper, and converts them into usable metal products for sale into the global market.

Conecsus LLC

Conecsus LLC

The largest tin/lead secondary smelter in the western hemisphere, with a focus on recycling industrial metal waste streams. Areas of expertise include electronics dross, solder paste, solder wire, solder bar.

Terrell , Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

Pillarhouse Gives Pump Choice Back To The Customer

Jan 09, 2018 | Pillarhouse International today announced for a number of years there have been many discussions regarding the advantages and disadvantages of mechanical versus magnetic pumps on the selective soldering process, with about 50% of selective machine manufacturers opting for each method.

Pillarhouse Intl Ltd

Pillarhouse Intl Ltd

Pillarhouse is a leading supplier of selective soldering systems for single-point, multi-point and assembly soldering which can be configured for manual loading or in-line

Chelmsford, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SANTEC Marketing to Represent Kurtz Ersa North America

Jan 09, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America,announces the appointment of SANTEC Marketing as its manufacturers’ representative in AZ, New Mexico and Sonora. SANTEC will be responsible for the sales of Ersa’s entire range of products.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

EVS Celebrates 15 Years of Solder Recovery in 2018

Jan 09, 2018 | EVS International is pleased to announce the company’s 15-year anniversary. Since 2003, EVS has been providing a dedicated support service to the electronics industry.

EVS International

Simon G. Norman, Business Director.

EVS International

World Leaders in Solder Recovery.

Cowes, United Kingdom

Environmental Resources, Soldering

Yamaha Unveiling Pace-Setting Innovation for Advanced Electronics Assembly

Jan 08, 2018 | Yamaha Motor Intelligent Machinery (IM) unveiled advanced solutions to current and future assembly challenges at Productronica 2017, and will again do so in February at IPC/APEX 2018, Booth #2333.

Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc.

Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc.

Yamaha Motor IM America offers Single and Dual Lane production Printers, Mounters and AOI.

Kennesaw, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection

Nordson ASYMTEK acquires Infiniti Dosing o.m.s. product lines to expand fluid dispensing options for mini, micro, and nano electronics applications

Jan 08, 2018 | Nordson ASYMTEK announces that it has acquired the rights and assets to progressive cavity pump (PCP) product lines from Infiniti Dosing o.m.s, based in Polling, Germany. The transaction, which closed on January 5, 2018, provides Nordson ASYMTEK with dispensing and dosing products marketed by Infiniti under the Dot Streamer (DS) and Accura brands. Infiniti's owner and founder, Mr. Jean-Claude Tytgat, will join Nordson ASYMTEK and continue to work on technology developments.

Nordson ASYMTEK

Nordson ASYMTEK

A leader in automated fluid dispensing, jetting and conformal coating. Products range from benchtop dispensers and stand-alone dispensing workstations to fully automated, in-line conveyorized systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Assembly, Component Packaging

Computrol Offers Testing for the Medtech Industry – Learn More at MD&M West

Jan 08, 2018 | Computrol today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #2247 at MD&M West, scheduled to take place Feb. 6-8, 2018 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. Computrol is equipped to serve the medtech industry, with ISO 9001-2008 certification, ISO 13485 specific to medical device quality systems, AS9100 specific to military and aerospace quality systems, IPC class II and III and J-STD certified as well as being ITAR registered and lead-free RoHS compliant.

Nordson ASYMTEK

Nordson ASYMTEK

A leader in automated fluid dispensing, jetting and conformal coating. Products range from benchtop dispensers and stand-alone dispensing workstations to fully automated, in-line conveyorized systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Assembly, Component Packaging

Ersa Appoints TRC as Its Representative in Florida

Jan 08, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America announces that it has appointed Technical Resources Corporation (TRC) as its manufacturers’ representative in Florida. TRC will represent and sell Ersa’s complete line of equipment.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Frank Mascetti.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Metcal Kicks off 2018 with Strong Presence at MD&M West

Jan 08, 2018 | Metcal announces that it will showcase a range of its leading technologies in booth 435 at the MD&M West 2018 exhibition, scheduled to take place February 6-8 at the Anaheim Convention Center in CA. The company will show the CV-5210 Connection Validation (CV) Soldering System with new software and handpieces, the HCT2-200 Digital Hot Air Pencil, the new high thermal demand (HTD) hand-piece and the AC-STC Solder Tip Cleaner.

Metcal

CV-5210 Connection Validation (CV) Soldering System.

Metcal

Manufacturer of high-performance precision rework systems for the electronics bench. Product lines include: Hand Soldering and Desoldering, Convection Rework products, Fume Extraction and Fluid Dispensing tools.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Repair/Rework, Soldering

Optical-Control GmbH Hires SMarTsol in Mexico

Jan 08, 2018 | Optical-Control GmbH & Co. KG, a leader in automated component counting technology using X-ray imaging, announced today they have appointed SMarTsol to represent them in all of Mexico (except for Sonora).

optical control GmbH & Co. KG

Juan Luis Tarin, SMarTsol Business Development Manager.

optical control GmbH & Co. KG

optical control GmbH has been involved in counting components while avoiding contact with them using X-ray technology.

Weißenohe, Germany

Inspection

IPC INTRODUCES INNOVATION AWARDS AT IPC APEX EXPO 2018 Award recognizes outstanding products and services in the electronics industry

Jan 08, 2018 | Members and exhibitors at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO 2018 will have the opportunity to promote their new ideas in electronics by competing for the IPC APEX EXPO 2018 Innovation Awards, awards that recognize outstanding products and services for the electronics 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

PCB Libraries Re-Brands Flagship Product, Library Expert Pro!

Jan 06, 2018 | Library Expert Enterprise library solution is used by some of the most prominent companies and household names in the world.

PCB Libraries, Inc.

PCB Libraries, Inc.

PCB Libraries' "Library Expert" suite uses CAD LEAP(tm) Technology to greatly simplify footprint and 3D STEP model creation; it is used by tens of thousands of PCB designers and engineers all over the world.

Anthem, Arizona, USA

Other, CAD, Publication or Online Resource

BTU Goes to Florida for the SMTA Space Coast Expo

Jan 05, 2018 | BTU International will exhibit at the SMTA Space Coast Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at the Melbourne Auditorium in Melbourne, FL. BTU will discuss its new Profile Guardian redundant process monitor to support Industry 4.0 and award-winning PYRAMAX platform.

BTU International

BTU International

Global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes to the electronics assembly market.

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Fume Extraction Specialist ULT Opens Branch in the United States

Jan 05, 2018 | ULT, vendor of air treatment and fume extraction technology, had recently opened a subsidiary in the USA. Founded in 2017, ULT LLC is headquartered in Milwaukee/Wisconsin, headed by Wolfgang Köhler.

ULT LLC

Fume extraction systems for air purification

ULT LLC

ULT is a vendor of fume extraction solutions for air purification. The company's systems are utilized for the removal of laser fumes, soldering fumes, odors, vapors, gases etc. in electronics production.

Mequon, Wisconsin, USA

Cleaning, Environmental Resources, OEM

MIRTEC REPORTS RECORD SALES REVENUE FOR 2017

Jan 04, 2018 | MIRTEC Co. LTD, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology”, reports record sales revenue for its North American Sales and Service Division for 2017. “We are very pleased to announce that MIRTEC’s North American Division has achieved record sales growth in 2017!” stated Brian D’Amico, President of MIRTEC Corp.

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC Corporation

Global supplier of Automated Optical Inspection and Solder Paste Inspection Systems to the Electronics Manufacturing Industry.

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Advanced Reflow, Selective Solder and Rework from Ersa

Jan 04, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America will exhibit at the SMTA Rocky Mountain Expo & Tech Forum on Monday, Jan. 25, 2018 at the West Club at Mile High Stadium in Denver, CO. The Ersa team will highlight its advanced reflow, selective solder and rework equipment.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Ersa Hotflow 3/20.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

VJ Electronix, Inc. Celebrates 15 Years of Rework & X-ray Innovation

Jan 04, 2018 | VJ Electronix is pleased to announce that the company will celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2018. VJ Electronix was formed 15 years ago by wrapping the VJ Electronix division of parent VJ Technologies with then newly acquired NIS (Nicolet Imaging Systems) and SRT Rework.

VJ Electronix

VJ Electronix President, Don Naugler.

VJ Electronix

Rework and X-ray Inspection solutions for a variety of applications. VJ integrates proven industrial X-ray expertise with advanced SRT automation and NIS X-ray electronics inspection expertise.

Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, Inspection, Repair/Rework, Soldering

Libra Industries Sponsors 2018 Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium

Jan 04, 2018 | Libra Industries is pleased to announce that it is a corporate sponsor of the 2018 SMTA Pan Pacific (Pan Pac) Microelectronics Symposium. The event is scheduled to take place Feb. 5-8, 2018 at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii. Libra Industries has always been and remains very passionate about supporting the efforts and mission of the SMTA.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Rod Howell, CEO of Libra Industries.

Libra Industries, Inc.

A leading provider of integrated Electronic Manufacturing Services serving OEM manufacturers dealing with complex or technically sophisticated manufacturing requirements in diverse industries and applications.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Contract Manufacturer

Pillarhouse USA announces appointment of E-tronix for Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin

Jan 04, 2018 | Global manufacturer and supplier of selective soldering systems, Pillarhouse USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of E-tronix, a Stromberg Company, to spearhead sales efforts in the Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, & Wisconsin territories.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Pillarhouse is a leading supplier of selective soldering systems for single-point and multi-point soldering configured for manual loading, in-line or as multiple unit in-line systems offering topside and in-line preheat.

Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Selective Soldering

IPC-1401 Listed Amongst Top 10 Chinese Corporate Social Responsibility Standards by CHINA WTO Tribute Magazine

Jan 04, 2018 | IPC-1401, Supply Chain Social Responsibility Management System Guidance was listed as a top-10 standard in 2017, for Chinese Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). CHINA WTO TRIBUTE magazine published the Chinese CSR 2017 listing, which focuses on influential events in the Chinese economy and worldwide corporate coverage.

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

Ersa Appoints TRC as its Representative in Florida

Jan 04, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America announces that it has appointed Technical Resources Corporation (TRC) as its manufacturers’ representative in Florida. TRC will represent and sell Ersa’s complete line of equipment.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

How To Choose The Best PCB Layout Design Online Tool

Jan 03, 2018 | In recent years, PCB design is no longer confined to professional PC based PCB design software. Often monopolized by a few major vendors, PCB design solutions has seen growing offerings in various PCB layout design online tools. While these may seem convenient, especially for hobbyist and small businesses, there are certain points worth considering before starting your PCB design online.

OurPCB Tech. LTD

OurPCB Tech. LTD

Since 2005 OurPCB has been providing PCB assembly services for more than 2,500 customers around the world. Our assembly factory has over 5000㎡ of workplace and over 200 skilled employees.

Shijiazhuang, China

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Contract Manufacturer

Pillarhouse USA Announces Appointment of E-tronix for Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin

Jan 03, 2018 | Global manufacturer and supplier of selective soldering systems, Pillarhouse USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of E-tronix, a Stromberg Company, to spearhead sales efforts in the Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, & Wisconsin territories.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Pillarhouse is a leading supplier of selective soldering systems for single-point and multi-point soldering configured for manual loading, in-line or as multiple unit in-line systems offering topside and in-line preheat.

Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Selective Soldering

Basketball Recruiting and Business Procurement Fraud Similarities?

Jan 03, 2018 | Strategic enterprise risk management (ERM) expert and speaker Gary W. Patterson, FiscalDoctor®, begins with the head-in-the sand compliance and management of basketball recruiting by college administrators and suggests there are more common points between basketball recruiting and procurement fraud then corporate management would like to believe.

FiscalDoctor.com

Just as every person needs a medical doctor; every organization needs a FiscalDoctor and periodic fiscal checkups.

FiscalDoctor.com

Enterprise Risk Management, Business Consulting Services, FiscalDoctor, professional speaker, business coach, CFO, CEO, business performance management, change management, innovation, leadership skills, performance management, ris

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

Other

Ersa Welcomes GMG Industrial to Representative Network

Jan 02, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America has appointed GMG Industrial Inc. as its manufacturers’ representative in TX, LA, AR and OK. GMG is a manufacturers’ representative for electronic assembly, inspection and consumables, and will represent Ersa’s complete line of equipment.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Vitronics Soltec Soldering Equipment to be represented by Competitive Edge Solutions in New England

Dec 21, 2017 | ITW EAE announces a new partnership agreement with Competitive Edge Solutions LLC to represent and distribute Vitronics Soltec soldering equipment beginning January 1, 2018 for the territory of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. This agreement is an expansion of Competitive Edge Solutions’ representation of ITW EAE’s product line which already included MPM printers, Camalot dispensers, and Electrovert soldering and cleaning equipment.

ITW EAE

ITW EAE

ITW EAE is a manufacturer of equipment used in the electronic assembly and semiconductor industries. The group brings together world-class products from Camalot, Despatch, Electrovert, MPM, and Vitronics Soltec.

Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

PNC Inc. Acquires New 3D AOI System

Dec 21, 2017 | PNC Inc. has recently come to an agreement with MIRTEC to purchase the MV-6 OMNI 3D AOI System. To be used in their assembly division, this purchased has bolstered their state-of-the-art equipment list even further.

PNC Inc.

PNC Inc.

Complete turnkey jobs from PCB design, Fabrication, Laser cut SMT stencil, PCB assembly (SMT and through hole), Cable assembly and wire harness, Membrane switches, Name-plates and graphical overlays, all under one umbrella!

Nutley, New Jersey, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Design, Contract Manufacturer

IPC Applauds Congress on Passing the Tax Cuts and Job Act

Dec 21, 2017 | IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® applauds Congress for passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which received its final stamp of approval from the House today, following Senate approval yesterday. The bill now heads to President Trump for his signature, which is expected within days.

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

Indium Corporation to Feature New Solder Paste for Fine Feature Printing at APEX 2018

Dec 19, 2017 | Indium Corporation will feature Indium11.8HF-SPR Solder Paste – a new air and nitrogen reflow, no-clean, Pb-free solder paste designed to meet the fine feature printing requirements of mobile manufacturers – at IPC APEX Expo 2018, Feb. 24-March 1 in San Diego, Calif.

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

Libra Industries Hires New Purchasing Manager

Dec 19, 2017 | Libra Industries, a privately held electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, has appointed Mr. Vincent Mihalek to the position of Purchasing Manager, effective November 2017.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Mr. Vincent Mihalek is the Purchasing Manager.

Libra Industries, Inc.

A leading provider of integrated Electronic Manufacturing Services serving OEM manufacturers dealing with complex or technically sophisticated manufacturing requirements in diverse industries and applications.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Contract Manufacturer

IPC Supports Historic Tax Reform Bill

Dec 19, 2017 | IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced its support for the conference report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which is under consideration in the U.S. House and Senate.

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 to Launch STEM Program at IPC APEX EXPO 2018

Dec 19, 2017 | At IPC APEX EXPO 2018, IPC will introduce a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) program for high school students and has invited two San Diego-area high schools to participate: Canyon Crest Academy, a public high school with a specialized education in the arts, sciences and technology and The Preuss School, a charter high school for low-income students who aspire to become the first in their families to graduate from college.

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

Vitronics Soltec Soldering Equipment to be represented by Murray Percival Company in MI, IN, OH and KY

Dec 18, 2017 | ITW EAE, the Electronic Assembly Equipment division of Illinois Tool Works, announces a new partnership agreement with Murray Percival Company to represent and distribute Vitronics Soltec soldering equipment beginning January 1, 2018 for the territory of Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky. This agreement is an expansion of Murray Percival Company’s representation of ITW EAE’s product line which already included MPM printers, Camalot dispensers, and Electrovert soldering and cleaning equipment.

ITW EAE

ITW EAE

ITW EAE is a manufacturer of equipment used in the electronic assembly and semiconductor industries. The group brings together world-class products from Camalot, Despatch, Electrovert, MPM, and Vitronics Soltec.

Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Versaflow 3 Application Training Course at Kurtz Ersa Guadalajara Facility

Dec 18, 2017 | Kurtz Ersa North America today announced that it will hold a two-day ERSA Versaflow 3 Selective Soldering Level II Application Training Course from Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1 p.m. through Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12 p.m. at the Kurtz Ersa Mexico office in Guadalajara. Students that attend this training class will gain the knowledge and hands-on experience for process application and programming on the Versaflow 3 selective soldering machine.

kurtz ersa Corporation

ERSA Versaflow 3 Selective Soldering.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Sono-Tek Appoints Applications Engineer for Electronics & Advanced Energy Division

Dec 15, 2017 | Sono-Tek Corporation (OTC BB: SOTK) announces the appointment of a new Applications Engineer for its Electronics and Advanced Energy division. Christine Pennisi joined the Application Engineering team in summer 2017.

SONO-TEK CORPORATION

Christine Pennisi joined the Application Engineering team in summer 2017.

SONO-TEK CORPORATION

Manufacturer of precision ultrasonic spraying systems for a myriad of applications. Our patented technologies produce micron size uniform droplets, creating ultra thin layers onto any size or shape substrate.

Milton, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Ersa to Hold Versaflow 3 Maintenance Training Course in Mexico

Dec 14, 2017 | Kurtz Ersa North America today announced that it will hold a two-day ERSA Versaflow 3 Selective Soldering Level II Maintenance Training Course from Monday, January 15, 2018 at 1 p.m. to Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 12 p.m. at the Kurtz Ersa Mexico office in Guadalajara. This course will provide the knowledge and hands-on experience required to maintain and troubleshoot issues on the Versaflow 3 machines.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

ECT’s Switch Probes: Cost-Efficient Solutions for Testing Electronic Assemblies

Dec 12, 2017 | ECT switch probes are cost effective and reliable solutions for non-destructive testing to verify the presence of components or contact leads within a connector assembly. ECT offers proven off-the-shelf options and a large portfolio of custom switch probes. ECT’s experience and design standards combined with its knowledge of materials and platings allows for the quick alignment of probe features with project requirements. ECT switch probes are replaceable by using of one of many receptacle termination options. Customers can choose from gold or nickel plated plungers.

Everett Charles Technologies

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

NEO Tech Design Team Wins Industry Award for Creative Solutions that Accelerate Time-to-Market

Dec 12, 2017 | NEO Tech announces that it earned an Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for its innovations in the electronics industry that have improved time to market. NEO Tech won the Design Team of the Year Award, which was presented to the company during a live ceremony on Wednesday, December 6 at the San Jose Convention Center in conjunction with Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Tech combines the strengths of three leading contract manufacturers: NATEL, EPIC, and OnCore.

Chatsworth, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Contract Manufacturer

STI Has Accomplished AS9100D Certification

Dec 12, 2017 | STI Electronics is pleased to announce that it has earned its AS9100D certification.

STI Electronics

David Raby, President/CEO.

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

Nordson ASYMTEK Receives 2017 Global Technology Award for the NexJet NJ-8 Jetting System with ReadiSet 2-piece Jet Cartridge Award presented at Productronica 2017

Dec 07, 2017 | Nordson ASYMTEK has once again been honored with the 2017 Global Technology Award in the dispensing category for its NexJet® NJ-8 Jetting System with ReadiSet® 2-piece jet cartridge. This innovative jetting system simplifies precision fluid dispensing for accuracy, flexibility, and long-term reliability in fast-paced production environments. The award was presented at Productronica 2017, held in Munich, Germany, on November 14, 2017.

Nordson ASYMTEK

Nordson ASYMTEK Receives 2017 Global Technology Award.

Nordson ASYMTEK

A leader in automated fluid dispensing, jetting and conformal coating. Products range from benchtop dispensers and stand-alone dispensing workstations to fully automated, in-line conveyorized systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Assembly, Component Packaging

Banner Engineering Completes Implementation of Optel Software on ASM Lines in Minneapolis and Suzhou (China)

Dec 07, 2017 | Optimal Electronics Corporation announces that Banner Engineering has completed the implementation of Optel software for production scheduling and materials management on ASM lines at their plants in Minneapolis and Suzhou (China). Banner Engineering is a worldwide leader in industrial automation.

Optimal Electronics Corporation

Optimal Electronics Corporation

A global provider of innovative manufacturing execution system (MES) solutions for the electronics assembly industry.

Austin, Texas, USA

Software Manufacturer

Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium Program Finalized

Dec 06, 2017 | SMTA announced that the program is finalized for the 23rd Annual Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium. The event will take place February 5-8, 2018 at the Hapuna Beach Prince Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii. The Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium promotes international technical interchange and provides a premier forum for networking among microelectronics professionals and business leaders throughout the world.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

The SMTA membership is a network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies and related business operations.

Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

Scienscope Promotes Don Jeka to National Sales & Marketing Manager for Its X-ray Division

Dec 05, 2017 | Scienscope International is pleased to announce the promotion of Don Jeka to National Sales & Marketing Manager. Jeka joined Scienscope in February 2016 as Eastern Regional Sales Manager, handling the sales management responsibilities for the eastern half of the U.S. and Canada for Scienscope’s X-ray products division. In his new role, Jeka will head up Scienscope’s sales and marketing efforts, further enhancing the company’s position in the market and highlighting its “customer first” strategy.

SCIENSCOPE International

Don Jeka to National Sales & Marketing Manager.

SCIENSCOPE International

Scienscope supplies inspection equipment, including stereo zoom microscopes, video an X-Ray inspection equipment, automated optical inspection systems, magnifiers, measurement systems.

Chino, California, USA

Inspection

Super Thin Dry Film Negative Photoresist for MEMS and Wafer-Level Packaging

Dec 05, 2017 | Engineered Material Systems announces the availability of 5 µm thick dry-film negative photoresists for use in micro-electro mechanical systems (MEMS), wafer level packaging and CMOS applications (metallization). This material formulation has been optimized for hot roll or vacuum lamination and processing on MEMS and IC wafers.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

A global manufacturer of adhesives, conductives and encapsulants. For over 20 years, EMS has formulated state of the art acrylics, epoxies, silicones and urethanes.

Delaware, Ohio, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

Indium Corporation’s Vareha-Walsh to Present at International Electronic Recycling Congress (IERC) 2018

Dec 05, 2017 | Indium Corporation’s Donna Vareha-Walsh, Director will share her expertise at the 17th International Electronic Recycling Congress (IERC) 2018 event on Jan. 18 in Salzburg, Austria.

Indium Corporation

Donna Vareha-Walsh, Director.

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

SCS to Discuss How Ultra-Thin Conformal Coatings Increase the Reliability of Critical Electronics during PennWell Webinar

Dec 04, 2017 | Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) is pleased to announce that it will participate in a PennWell webinar on Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 2 p.m. EST. SCS’ Tim Seifert, Military & Avionics Market Manager, and Rakesh Kumar, Ph.D., Vice President of Technology, will present: “Ultra-thin, Lightweight Conformal Coating Protection Increases the Reliability of Critical Electronics.” The webinar is now open for registration at: scswebinars.com.

Specialty Coating Systems

Specialty Coating Systems

For over 40 years, Specialty Coating Systems has provided high quality Parylene conformal coating services and expertise to the medical device, electronics, automotive and military/aerospace industries.

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing

Anda Automation Expands into Hungary

Dec 04, 2017 | Anda Automation is pleased to announce that it has partnered with InterElectronic Hungary, Ltd. as its distributor in Eastern Europe. InterElectronic offers lines for SMT and THT manufacturing for low-, medium- or high-volume production, as well as complete solutions for the automotive industry.

Anda Automation Pte Ltd

Karoly Peics, Managing Director at InterElectronic.

Anda Automation Pte Ltd

Manufacturer of automated machinery for selective conformal coating, fluid dispensing, plasma treatment, assembly machines, and complete factory process line solutions.

Singapore, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Ersa Congratulates IPC Hand Soldering Competition Champions

Dec 04, 2017 | Kurtz Ersa North America congratulates the 16 competitors that participated in the Hand Soldering Competition Championship on November 17 during the recently held productronica exhibition in Munich.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Kurtz Ersa North America congratulates the 16 competitors that participated in the Hand Soldering Competition Championship on November 17.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

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