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Valor to Feature Manufacturing Visibility and Management Software Tools at electronicAmericas 2009

May 20, 2009 | RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA � May 2009 � Valor Computerized Systems, Inc., global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board design and manufacturing supply chain, announces that it will feature its vManage, vPlan, Trilogy DFM, and vCheck software in its partner, Hitech Electronica's booth N26 and N28, at the upcoming electronicAmericas 2009, scheduled to take place June 1-5, 2009 at the Parque Anhembi in S�o Paulo, Brazil.

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

Balver Zinn Group Appoints Surface Mount Solutions as Representative in North America

May 20, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group has named Surface Mount Solutions as manufacturer's representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for the North American territories of Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and Western Pennsylvania.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

FCT Assembly Introduces WS177 Lead-Free, Water-Soluble Solder Paste

May 20, 2009 | GREELEY, CO �FCT Assembly introduces WS177 lead-free water-soluble solder paste featuring its latest technology in print and reflow of paste in the water-soluble category for lead-free alloys.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Kyzen's Bixenman Held Successful Discussion at SMTA Michigan Chapter Presentation

May 20, 2009 | NASHVILLE - May 2009 - Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Mike Bixenman held a successful discussion at the Michigan Chapter of SMTA's Technical Presentation on PCB Cleanliness and Cleaning Technologies in Detroit, MI. His presentation, titled �PCB Cleanliness and Cleaning Technologies,� took place Friday, May 15, 2009 from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m.

KYZEN Corporation

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Balver Zinn Group Launches New No-Clean VOC-Free Flux

May 20, 2009 | Breda, Holland � May 2009 � Cobar BV, a member of the Balver Zinn Group, announces the launch of Cobar 396-DRX, a new VOC-Free Flux. This RoHS compliant flux fulfills the need for more environmental-friendly materials, maintaining excellent soldering performance.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

Balver Zinn Group Appoints IMK as Representative in North America

May 20, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group has named IMK as manufacturer's representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for the North American territories of Canada (excluding British Columbia) and Upstate New York.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

RapidSMTAssembly Unveils Its 2009 Green Initiative

May 19, 2009 | Design for Low-Halogen Green Electronics is Ultra-Clean

RapidSMTAssembly

RapidSMTAssembly

PCB Assembly, Prototypes, Thru-Hole, SMT...Fast

san jose, California, USA

Contract Manufacturer

FCT Assembly Premiers WS159 Tin-Lead Water-Soluble Solder Paste

May 18, 2009 | GREELEY, CO - FCT Assembly debuts WS159 water-soluble solder paste, featuring FCT's latest technology in print and reflow of paste in the water soluble category.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Bliss Industries Premiers New Product Catalog

May 18, 2009 | MILPITAS, Calif.- May 2009 - Bliss Industries Inc., provider of handling carts and racks for electronics assembly, introduces its newest product catalog. Whether you are working in a lab, R&D, burn-in, SMT production or box build assembly, Bliss Industries' catalog has something for you.

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 Opens New Sales, Service and Training Center in Shanghai

May 18, 2009 | SINGAPORE - May 2009 -CyberOptics Corporation (NASDAQ: CYBE), a leading provider of SMT inspection solutions, announces the opening of its new sales, service and training center in Shanghai, China. The new facility is strategically intended to serve the needs of customers in China, the world's largest and fastest growing SMT region.

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

Saturn Acquires 2 New Mania T8T AOIs

May 18, 2009 | Broadening Capacity for Efficient PCB Manufacturing

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Providing production and prototype, SEC offers advanced technologies like LED thermal management, heavy copper, PTFE for RFMW, open and internal cavities and blind and buried vias that are certified to a diverse set of industries.

Romulus, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, CAD, Test Services, Service Provider

STI Hires Master Instructor

May 15, 2009 | MADISON, AL � May 2009 �STI Electronics Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial product distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces the appointment of Jerry Michael to a Master Instructor position.

STI Electronics

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 Announces Redesigned Stencil Cart

May 15, 2009 | MILPITAS, Calif. � May 2009 � Bliss Industries Inc., provider of handling carts and racks for electronics assembly, introduces the enhanced stencil cart, redesigned to support the new popular Space Saver.

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

Balver Zinn Group Appoints EMS Partners as Representative for Minnesota and North and South Dakota in North America

May 15, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group is pleased to announce the appointment of EMS Partners as manufacturer's representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for the North American territories of Minnesota and North and South Dakota.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

RMD Instruments Appoints Representative for Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, and South Illinois

May 15, 2009 | WATERTOWN, MA - May 2009 - Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. announces the appointment of Tool Technology Company as its representative for Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, and South Illinois.

RMD Instruments

RMD Instruments

Since 1974 RMD has been providing innovative solutions across a broad range of security, medical and industrial applications, including radiation imaging and detection, nuclear instrumentation and non-destructive test equipment.

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

STI Hires Experienced Technical Instructor

May 15, 2009 | MADISON, AL � May 2009 � STI Electronics Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial product distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces the appointment of Brandy McGinniss to a Technical Instructor position.

STI Electronics

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

Cobar BV Appoints Accomplished New Chemist

May 15, 2009 | May 2009 � The Balver Zinn Group announces the appointment of Tim Lawrence PhD, a Product Development Manager with a consistent track record of process and product innovation, as well as patent coverage and commercialization.

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

Cobar Solder Products Inc., a member of the Balver Zinn Group, is a recognized global supplier of solder paste, fluxes and related soldering materials for electronics assembly.

Little River, South Carolina, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Adhesives / Dispensing, Cleaning, Soldering

Rowan County Manufacturer to Add 103 Jobs State Grant Helps Henkel Corp. Expand in Salisbury

May 15, 2009 | RALEIGH � Gov. Bev Perdue today announced that Henkel Corp., an international supplier of adhesives and sealants for industrial, commercial and home use, plans to expand its Salisbury operations. The company plans to invest more than $23.7 million and to create 103 jobs during the next three years. The announcement was made possible in part by a $206,000 grant from the One North Carolina Fund.

Henkel Electronic Materials

Henkel Electronic Materials

Henkel is a manufacturer of materials for PCB and component assembly. The materials include Loctite adhesives, Multicore soldering products, Hysol encaps and underfills, and Power Devices thermal phase change pads.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

SIPLACE Feeder Care

May 14, 2009 | Professional support for in-house maintenance

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens industrial manufacturing software, process automation, and automation and drives technology increases flexibility, cuts market launch lead time, and significantly reduces energy for manufacturing companies.

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection, Consultant, Software Manufacturer, Training Provider

Indium Corporation's Dr. Lee to Present at ECTC

May 13, 2009 | Indium Corporation's Vice President of Technology, Dr. Ning-Cheng Lee, will present the paper, �Achieving High Reliability, Low Cost, Lead-Free SAC Solder Joints Via Mn or Ce Doping� at the 59th Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) held in San Diego, CA, May 26 - 29, 2009. He will also chair the professional development course, �Achieving High Reliability of Lead-Free Soldering � Materials Consideration� at the conference.

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

Zurvahn LLC Appoints John H. Buckley as Senior Vice President of Sales

May 13, 2009 | COCONUT CREEK, FL � May 2009 � Zurvahn LLC, a leading supply chain management expert, announces the appointment of John H. Buckley as its Senior Vice President of Sales.

Zurvahn LLC

Zurvahn LLC

Supply chain management expert, Zurvahn is an Electronic Manufacturing Service provider for mid- to low-volume products to Original Equipment Manufacturers worldwide.

Coconut Creek, Florida, USA

Other

Balver Zinn Group Appoints Luff Tool as Representative in North America

May 13, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group is pleased to appoint Luff Tool as manufacturer's representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for the North American territories of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Washington DC.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

RMD Instruments Appoints Representative for Arizona, New Mexico, Clark County Nevada, and Sonora, Mexico

May 13, 2009 | WATERTOWN, MA - May 2009 � Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. appoints Sierra Manufacturing Technology, Inc. as its representative for Arizona, New Mexico, Clark County Nevada, and Sonora, Mexico.

RMD Instruments

RMD Instruments

Since 1974 RMD has been providing innovative solutions across a broad range of security, medical and industrial applications, including radiation imaging and detection, nuclear instrumentation and non-destructive test equipment.

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

Lynn Norman Joins STI as Its Senior Materials Engineer

May 13, 2009 | MADISON, AL � May 2009 � STI Electronics Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial product distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that it has hired Lynn Norman as its new Senior Materials Engineer.

STI Electronics

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

RMD Instruments Appoints Representative for Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Northwestern Wisconsin

May 13, 2009 | WATERTOWN, MA  May 2009 � Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. announces the appointment of Omni-Tronics to cover Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Northwestern Wisconsin.

RMD Instruments

RMD Instruments

Since 1974 RMD has been providing innovative solutions across a broad range of security, medical and industrial applications, including radiation imaging and detection, nuclear instrumentation and non-destructive test equipment.

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

Milara Appoints New Distributor for Southern California and Baja Mexico

May 13, 2009 | Medfield, MA � May 2009 � Milara Inc., a leading vendor of fully and semiautomatic stencil printers for SMT and wafer applications, announces the appointment of distributor PMR Representatives to cover Southern California and Baja, Mexico.

Milara Inc

Milara Inc

The Company is dedicated to the development, manufacturing, servicing and/or licensing of manual, semi automatic and automatic stencil/screen printers, dispensers, and wafer printers for the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Semiconductor Industries

Medway, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs

KIC's RPI Wins the 2009 Innovation Award

May 13, 2009 | San Diego � May 2009 � KIC announces that it has been awarded the 2009 EMAsia Innovation Award in the category of Process Control Software for its RPI in-line inspection system. The award was presented to the company during an April 22, 2009 ceremony that took place at the Shanghai Everbright International Hotel during Nepcon China 2009.

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

RMD Instruments Appoints Distributor for China and Hong Kong

May 13, 2009 | WATERTOWN, MA  May 2009 � Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. announces the appointment of Kasion Automation Ltd. as its primary distributor for China and Hong Kong.

RMD Instruments

RMD Instruments

Since 1974 RMD has been providing innovative solutions across a broad range of security, medical and industrial applications, including radiation imaging and detection, nuclear instrumentation and non-destructive test equipment.

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

STI Celebrates �Take Your Child to Work Day� with Three Generations of Rabys

May 13, 2009 | MADISON, AL � May 2009 � STI Electronics Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial product distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that three generations of Rabys � Jim, David and Ashley � gathered at the new facility at the end of April to celebrate �Take Your Child to Work Day.�

STI Electronics

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

Adeon Delivers Flexible Subscription Facility

May 13, 2009 | for e_Collaboration & PLM Toolset

Adeon Software House

Adeon Software House

Founded in 1997, Adeon Software House is a developer and global provider of highly specialized software tools for the electronics design, engineering and manufacturing industry.

En Breda, Netherlands

Software Manufacturer

DEK continues winning streak with award trio in Asia

May 11, 2009 | The team at DEK is currently celebrating the company's recent winning streak, having collected three prestigious industry awards during April's Nepcon Shanghai exhibition. The mass imaging leader's advanced Photon screen printing platform did the double, gaining both an SMT China Vision Award and EM Asia Innovation Award, while DEK's PVP1200 solar metallization platform also picked up an honor from EM Asia.

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

Bliss Industries Reduces Prices for the First Time in Company History

May 11, 2009 | MILPITAS, Calif. � May 2009 � Bliss Industries Inc., provider of handling carts and racks for electronics assembly, announces that, for the first time in company history, it has rolled back prices. Bliss has reduced prices on almost all products by up to 30 percent.

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

DEK launches Verification & Traceability Software Suite

May 11, 2009 | DEK recently unveiled its brand new Verification & Traceability Software Suite at this year's Apex exhibition in Las Vegas. This innovative technology delivers effective process control and workflow support through proactive verification of product file settings and traceability to board level.

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

Zhejiang Hongchen expands capacity with a further DEK Solar metallization line

May 11, 2009 | Following the highly successful performance of a recently purchased DEK Solar PV1200 photovoltaic metallization line, Zhejiang Hongchen has confirmed the purchase of a further line from the alternative energies expert. Designed to meet increased demand for cell production, Hongchen chose the new line for its ability to drive productivity, lower cost-of-ownership and dramatically reduce delivery times.

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

Nihon Superior Receives SN100C 10-Year Anniversary Plaque at NEPCON China 2009

May 11, 2009 | OSAKA, JAPAN � May 2009 � Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced soldering and brazing supplier to the global market, announces that Nihon Superior was awarded a plaque in honor of the company's 10th anniversary of its SN100C lead-free solder alloy. The award was presented by Reed China during the recent NEPCON China exhibition and conference that took place in Shanghai, China.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

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

Nihon Superior Receives SN100C 10-Year Anniversary Plaque at NEPCON China 2009

May 11, 2009 | OSAKA, JAPAN � May 2009 � Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced soldering and brazing supplier to the global market, announces that Nihon Superior was awarded a plaque in honor of the company's 10th anniversary of its SN100C lead-free solder alloy. The award was presented by Reed China during the recent NEPCON China exhibition and conference that took place in Shanghai, China.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

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

Balver Zinn Group Appoints Hattas & Associates as Representative for Central North American Territories

May 11, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group has announced the appointment of Hattas & Associates as manufactures representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for the North American territories of Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa Cedar Rapids and East.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

Milara Appoints New Distributor for Singapore, Thailand, Japan, Indonesia and Vietnam

May 11, 2009 | Medfield, MA � May 2009 � Milara Inc., a leading vendor of fully and semiautomatic stencil printers for SMT and wafer applications, announces the appointment of distributor NEXRAY PTE Ltd. to cover Singapore, Thailand, Japan, Indonesia and Vietnam.

Milara Inc

Milara Inc

The Company is dedicated to the development, manufacturing, servicing and/or licensing of manual, semi automatic and automatic stencil/screen printers, dispensers, and wafer printers for the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Semiconductor Industries

Medway, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs

Inovar Adds Inspection/Failure Analysis Capability

May 11, 2009 | LOGAN, UTAH � May 2009 � Inovar Inc., a leading contract electronics manufacturer (CEM) dedicated to providing flexible solutions to OEMs in the fastest growing segments of the electronic industry, announces that despite the trying economic times, it has again demonstrated its continual dedication to growing the services offered to the company's OEM partners.

Inovar, Inc.

Inovar, Inc.

Inovar, Inc. is a leading Contract Electronic Manufacturer (CEM) dedicated to providing flexible solutions to Original Equipment Manufacturers in the fastest growing segments of the electronic industry.

Logan, Utah, USA

OEM

Balver Zinn Group Appoints LAPA Enterprises as Representative for the North California and Northern Nevada

May 11, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group has named LAPA Enterprises as manufacturer's representative for the leading Balver Zinn and Cobar brands for North California and Northern Nevada.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

Data I/O Announces New Sales Representative Partnership with Kurt Whitlock Associates, Inc. in Florida

May 11, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � May 8, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that the company completed a sales representative agreement with Kurt Whitlock Associates, Inc.

Data I/O Corporation

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

Minority-Owned PCB Manufacturer

May 08, 2009 | Saturn Electronics Corp. One of the Largest MBE PCB Fabricators

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Providing production and prototype, SEC offers advanced technologies like LED thermal management, heavy copper, PTFE for RFMW, open and internal cavities and blind and buried vias that are certified to a diverse set of industries.

Romulus, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, CAD, Test Services, Service Provider

AS9100 PCB Manufacturer

May 08, 2009 | High-Volume PCB Production Fabrication

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Providing production and prototype, SEC offers advanced technologies like LED thermal management, heavy copper, PTFE for RFMW, open and internal cavities and blind and buried vias that are certified to a diverse set of industries.

Romulus, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, CAD, Test Services, Service Provider

Valor Appoints Hitech Eletronica as Brazilian Representative

May 08, 2009 | RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA � May 7, 2009 � Valor Computerized Systems, Inc., global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board design and manufacturing supply chain, announces that it has formally appointed Hitech Eletronica as its exclusive representative in Brazil, effective immediately.

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

Cirtronics Corporation Celebrates

May 07, 2009 | Cirtronics Celebrates 30 Year Anniversary with Production Floor Expansion

Cirtronics

Cirtronics

Service. Quality. Flexibility. Integrity. These are the cornerstones that have earned Cirtronics a reputation of excellence in the electronic manufacturing services (EMS) industry.

Milford, New Hampshire, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Pick and Place, Turnkey, Contract Manufacturer

SMTA Call For Papers - 2009 Medical Electronics Symposium Call for Presentations

May 07, 2009 | To be held in September 16-17, 2009, this symposium will focus on medical electronics and medical device applications. Abstracts due: May 29, 2009

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

OK International Soldering, Desoldering & Rework System wins again

May 07, 2009 | At EM Asia's 4th Innovation Awards ceremony last week in Shanghai, OK International was once again recognized for achieving the highest standards for its introduction into the region of the Metcal MX-5000 Soldering, Desoldering and Rework System. Presented in the Manual Soldering Equipment category, the award highlighted the technology's capacity to address complex assembly challenges.

OK International

OK International

OK International is the leading manufacturer of tools for the electronics assembly work bench. Our family of products include soldering, rework, fluid dispensing and fume extraction systems.

Cypress, California, USA

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

Henkel affected by economic downturn

May 07, 2009 | �At the beginning of this new financial year, Henkel too has felt the effects of the persistently adverse economic climate, with our businesses turning in a very mixed set of results for the first quarter of 2009,� commented Kasper Rorsted, Chairman of the Henkel Management Board. �Our two consumer goods business sectors, Laundry & Home Care and Cosmetics/Toiletries, continued to perform very well, while the Adhesive Technologies business sector suffered from the challenges encountered in major customer industries worldwide.� Rorsted continued: �We are dissatisfied with our start to fiscal 2009. However, we are convinced that, as a result of our early introduction of countermeasures and based on our solid financial position, we will emerge from this still difficult economic environment stronger than before.�

Henkel Electronic Materials

Henkel Electronic Materials

Henkel is a manufacturer of materials for PCB and component assembly. The materials include Loctite adhesives, Multicore soldering products, Hysol encaps and underfills, and Power Devices thermal phase change pads.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

Data I/O Announces New Sales Representative Partnership with West Tech

May 07, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � May 7, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that the company completed a sales representative agreement with West Tech to represent Data I/O in Colorado, Utah and Wyoming.

Data I/O Corporation

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

productronica 2009 Defies Difficult Market Conditions, Focuses On Innovation

May 06, 2009 | Munich, Germany, May 5, 2009 - Despite a difficult worldwide economic climate, productronica 2009 will host most of the world's leading electronics production manufacturers at it's biennial productronica trade fair from November 10 to 13, 2009.

Messe München GmbH

Messe München GmbH

One of the world's leading trade-fair companies. Messe München GmbH organizes some 40 trade fairs for capital and consumer goods, and key high-tech industries.

München, Germany

Events Organizer

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