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Barry Industries Introduces 800W Termination with 1.12:1 VSWR for Basestation, Broadcast and Radar Applications

Dec 10, 2013 | Barry Industries introduces a RoHS compliant flange mount termination which dissipates 800W with minimal return loss over a DC to 1GHz bandwidth.

Barry Industries, Inc.

Barry Industries, Inc.

Designer and manufacturer of semiconductor packaging and resistive components including terminations, resistors and attenuators.

Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Components

IDTechEx Predicts the Total Hybrid & Pure Electric Vehicles Market will be US$334 Billion by 2023

Dec 10, 2013 | The total global gross value market for hybrid and pure electric vehicles will reach US$334 Billion within the decade, from a current value of US$69 Billion, forecast analysts IDTechEx. This will primarily consist of large or very heavy duty vehicles, neither of which is primarily bought on up-front price. These military, industrial and commercial vehicles are evenly split between on-road and off-road types, but with a multi-billion dollar marine sector coming up fast. All these vehicles are primarily bought on Total Cost of Ownership TCO and performance.

IDTechEx, Inc.

IDTechEx, Inc.

Since 1999 IDTechEx has provided independent market research and business intelligence on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Consultant, Events Organizer

Indium8.9HF1-P Delivers High First Pass Yields for In-circuit Testing

Dec 10, 2013 | Indium Corporation introduces a new Pb-free solder paste designed to combine best-in-class stencil printing performance, using Indium's unique halogen-free oxidation barrier technology with optimized no-clean residues for enhanced probe testing. Indium8.9HF1-P saves time and money on testing by eliminating false failures and giving the highest first pass yields.

Indium Corporation

Indium8.9HF1-P Pb-free solder paste provides high transfer efficiency, and consistent print performance, even at high speeds.

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

SMTA International 2013 Best Papers Announced

Dec 10, 2013 | The SMTA is pleased to announce the Best Papers from SMTA International 2013. As speakers at SMTA International, individuals make contributions to the industry by sharing their research and findings. To reward exceptional achievement, $1,000 awards and plaques are given for the Best of Conference Presentation, Best of Proceedings Paper, and the Best International Paper.

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

Pick-and-Place Machine with Integrated Solder Paste Jet Printer

Dec 10, 2013 | Essemtec AG presented its new SMT production centre for the first time at productronica in Munich. Jetting of solder paste instead of printing saves costs for stencils and enhances the production flexibility especially for lower to midsize volumes. Until today, separate machines have to be bought to fulfil this requirement. Essemtec is merging their dispensing and pick-and-place know how of the Scorpion and Paraquda machines into an SMT production centre.

ESSEMTEC AG

ESSEMTEC AG

Essemtec is a worldwide leader in manufacturing of highly flexible Surface Mount Technology (SMT) production equipment - pick-and-place system, dispenser, printer, oven, storage system and software Solutions.

aesch/LU, ZH, Switzerland

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Component Packaging, Pick and Place, Soldering, OEM

Productronica 2013 Exhibition

Dec 09, 2013 | Fuji exhibited its newest units at Productronica 2013 that was held from November 12th to the 15th in Germany. Thanks goes to all who came to Fuji's booth. The number of customers that visited the booth this year greatly exceeded that of the previous show.

FUJI CORPORATION

FUJI CORPORATION

A leading manufacturer of SMT equipment and other machine tools used in industrial manufacturing.

Aichi, Japan

OEM

Productronica 2013 Exhibition

Dec 09, 2013 | Fuji exhibited its newest units at Productronica 2013 that was held from November 12th to the 15th in Germany. Thanks goes to all who came to Fuji's booth. The number of customers that visited the booth this year greatly exceeded that of the previous show.

FUJI CORPORATION

FUJI CORPORATION

A leading manufacturer of SMT equipment and other machine tools used in industrial manufacturing.

Aichi, Japan

OEM

Christopher Larocca Joins OK International as President

Dec 09, 2013 | OK International today announced that Christopher Larocca will lead OK International as its President, effective immediately.

OK International

Christopher Larocca

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

Cogiscan and Speedline Enter Strategic OEM Partnership

Dec 09, 2013 | Cogiscan and Speedline Technologies today announced that the companies have entered an OEM relationship under which Cogiscan will provide software to harvest and report traceability data from Speedline printers.

Cogiscan Inc.

Cogiscan Inc.

Cogiscan provides factory-wide electronics manufacturing traceability (TTC), MSD control, component set up verification, PCB assembly error-proofing, components inventory management.

Bromont, Quebec, Canada

Inspection, Software Manufacturer

CyberOptics Introduces the Industry’s First Design-to-Automated Inspection Data Flow Enabled by Mentor Graphics Valor Process Preparation

Dec 09, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (NASDAQ:CYBE) announces the close-to-immediate setup of PCBA inspection using Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) and Solder Paste Inspection (SPI) systems for new products in just one simple step.

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

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes MatriX Technologies with the “Best Practices Company of the Year Award 2013

Dec 09, 2013 | MatriX Technologies GmbH (MatriX), a German-based supplier of industrial X-ray inspection equipment, was acknowledged as the market leader in the worldwide SMT AXI market (Automated X-Ray Inspection Equipment).

MatriX Technologies GmbH

MatriX Technologies GmbH

Manufacturer of Real-time Automated Xray Inspection. Focus on SMT solder joint inspection of hidden joints ie, BGAs and PTH Barrel Fill per IPC-610. Clients include leading manufacturers in the electronics/automotive Industries.

San Diego, CA, USA

Inspection

BILL ASTLE JOINS JUKI

Dec 06, 2013 | Juki Automation Systems Inc. is pleased to announce that Bill Astle will join the Juki Team as Eastern Regional Sales Manager and Latin America Sales Manager beginning in mid-December.

Juki Automation Systems

BILL ASTLE

Juki Automation Systems

Juki Automation Systems Inc. is one of the worlds leading SMT placement companies with over 45,000 machines installed worldwide and is the pioneer of the modular automated assembly line. see www.jukiamericas.com for more info.

Morrisville , North Carolina, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Selective Soldering

VOTE FOR MIRTEC! TOP FINALIST FOR 2014 BEST IN TEST AWARDS

Dec 05, 2013 | MIRTEC, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology,” announces that it has been selected as a finalist for the 2014 Best in Test Awards in the Machine Vision/Inspection category for its MV-9 2D/3D CoaXPress In-Line AOI Series. Since 1991, the Best in Test Awards have recognized the best in test products and test professionals.

MIRTEC Corp

MIRTEC Corp

MIRTEC has earned a solid reputation as one of the most Progressive and Dynamic Suppliers of Automated SMT Inspection Equipment to the Electronics Manufacturing Industry.

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

Gerber's New Attributes Set to Transform CAD-to-CAM Communication

Dec 05, 2013 | Ucamco is delighted to present its ground-breaking second extension for the Gerber format. This offers an unequivocal standard for non-image data that is just as simple, practical and universally accessible as the well-known Gerber image data format it now supports.

Ucamco

Ucamco

A market leader in PCB CAM and Pre-CAM software and imaging systems. We have more than 25 years continuous experience developing leading-edge front-end tooling solutions for the global PCB industry.

Gent, Belgium

Drilling / Routing, Software Manufacturer

Swarm Robotics Technology Coming to IPC APEX EXPO 2014 Multi-robot Systems Will Take Center Stage During Keynote

Dec 04, 2013 | Roboticist and inventor James McLurkin will share his research and insights into the future of multi-robot systems or “swarm robotics” during his keynote session at IPC APEX EXPO® 2014 on Wednesday, March 26, 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

EasyBraid Offers New Cleaning System by PBT

Dec 04, 2013 | The National Sales Manager of EasyBraid Co., Mr. John Webber, has introduced a new in-line batch cleaning system from PBT Co. called MODULECLEAN. Built for high capacity cleaning MODULECLEAN is a flexible machine for cleaning PCBA, stencil and other cleaning tasks in the electronics industry.

EasyBraid Co.

EasyBraid's MODULECLEAN Cleaning System by PBT

EasyBraid Co.

A manufacturer of desoldering braid (wick) with an emphasis on continuing advancement in soldering/desoldering technology, visual and x-ray inspection systems, fume extraction, and solder paste inspection systems.

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Repair / Rework, Soldering

VJ Electronix Introduces the New X-Quik Benchtop X-ray

Dec 04, 2013 | VJ Electronix, Inc.debuts a new low-cost, easy-to-use X-ray inspection system – the X-Quik.

VJ Electronix

X-Quik Benchtop X-ray

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

productronica 2013 participant statements

Dec 04, 2013 | productronica 2013 participant statements.

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

ASMPT To Acquire Screen Printer Specialist. DEK SIPLACE and DEK To Become One Team

Dec 04, 2013 | ASM Pacific Technology Limited has entered into an agreement with Dover Printing & Identification, Inc. and Dover Corporation to acquire printer specialist DEK. If approved by the antitrust authorities, ASMPT will integrate DEK into its SMT business segment which ASMPT established in 2011 when it acquired the SIPLACE SMT placement machine business from Siemens.

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

ASM Assembly Systems is the supplier of SIPLACE, a leader in surface mount technology (SMT) equipment, software, and services to the electronics assembly market.

Munich, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Software Manufacturer

Libra’s New VP of Sales and Business Development to Drive Growth in 2014

Dec 04, 2013 | Libra Industries today announced the appointment of Thomas Dykeman to Vice President of Sales and Business Development.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

 Thomas Dykeman to Vice President of Sales and Business Development

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

Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium Early Bird Deadline Announced

Dec 04, 2013 | SMTA announced that the Early Bird Registration Deadline for the 19th Annual Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium is January 8, 2014.

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

Creation Technologies Gains Sixth FDA-Registered Manufacturing Facility

Dec 04, 2013 | Electronics designer & manufacturer illustrates commitment to contract manufacturing of FDA-cleared products

Creation Technologies

Creation Technologies

A Top-25 global EMS provider headquartered in Burnaby, BC, Canada

Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Assembly, Design, Contract Manufacturer

Saline Lectronics to Install Factory-wide Traceability from Cogiscan

Dec 03, 2013 | Saline Lectronics, Inc.announces that it has purchased Cogiscan’s Track, Trace and Control (TTC) system.

Saline Lectronics, Inc

Saline Lectronics’ surface mount lines

Saline Lectronics, Inc

An electronic manufacturing services and solutions provider. Capabilities include BGA, Micro-BGA, Surface Mount or Through-Hole Technology assembly.

Saline, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Baja Bid Auctions SMT Equip from Siemens, Teradyne, & More

Dec 03, 2013 | Baja Bid announces their next online auction. This exchange auction includes equipment from several companies throughout the United States and Canada with the majority of the items located at the OSI Electronics site in North Andover, Massachusetts.

Baja Bid

Baja Bid

BAJA Bid was founded to form an auction organization with the primary objective of providing an outstanding experience for both our buyers and sellers.

Odessa, Florida, USA

Equipment Auctions, Equipment Dealer / Broker

Indium Corporation, Kyzen, DEK Host Seminar in the Philippines

Dec 03, 2013 | Indium Corporation, Kyzen, and DEK hosted a technical seminar on November 27, 2013 in Manila, Philippines. The seminar, titled Soldering, Cleaning & Machine Efficiency, featured presentations by Sehar Samiappan, area technical manager – Indium Corporation; Jason Chan, technical applications manager – Kyzen; and Lee Hong Kim, solutions engineering manager – DEK. Each presenter delivered two presentations.

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

Computrol Invests in a Third KISS 103 Selective Solder System

Dec 02, 2013 | Computrol, Inc. has placed an order for its third KISS 103 Selective Solder System from ACE Production at its manufacturing facility in Meridian, Idaho.

Computrol, Inc.

Third KISS 103 Selective Solder System

Computrol, Inc.

Computrol, Inc. is a national leader in low to medium volume, high mix contract manufacturer of electronic assemblies. We specialize in customer service, quality and on time delivery. We have 3 locations in the United States.

Meridian, Idaho, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Contract Manufacturer

North American PCB Sales and Order Growth Strengthening

Dec 02, 2013 | IPC announced the October findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales and order growth strengthened in October, but the book-to-bill ratio declined to 0.94.

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

K.R. Anderson, Inc. Launches Name Rebranding Initiative

Dec 02, 2013 | K.R. Anderson, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials including adhesives, sealants, soldering materials, coatings and other materials for many industries including aerospace, transportation and electronics announces a rebranding initiative. Our new name will be Krayden Inc. derived from our sister company headquartered in Denver Colorado. K.R. Anderson, Inc. has been successfully serving western North America for the past 45 years and in recent years has expanded tothe Asian region with operations in Manila and Philippines.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

Stocking distributor featuring adhesives, sealants, encapsulates, coatings, solder, solder chemicals, release agents, dispensing equipment and supplies.

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

productronica 2013 – more international visitors and concrete business transactions

Dec 02, 2013 | After four days, the outcome of the 20th productronica was very positive: About 38,000 visitors from 83 countries participated in the international trade fair for innovative electronics production in Munich. Compared to 2011, there was another sharp increase in the number of visitors from abroad – especially from non-EU countries.

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

Universal's Fuzion Platform Awarded at Productronica

Dec 02, 2013 | Universal Instruments' FuzionXC2-37™ Platform was presented the Global SMT & Packaging Global Technology Award at Productronica 2013 as the top machine in the "Placement Equipment - Low/Medium-Volume" category.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Delivering all-in-one flexibility, Universal's FuzionXC2-37 allows manufacturers to quote any job in an increasingly uncertain environment. This versatile solution combines high-speed chip to extreme odd-form placements from 01005 passive components up to 150mm connectors with 5kg placement force and parts up to 25mm tall, all on the same platform.

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

Mechatronika Showcased New Products at Productronica 2013

Dec 02, 2013 | Mechatronika has showcased its products at Productronica International Trade Fair for Innovative Electronics Production in Munich, Germany.

Mechatronika

Mechatronika

Manufacturer of automatic & semi-automatic SMT machines.

Warsaw, Poland

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

Profitable Innovation Requires Reliable Equipment Google Chromecast IC is tested on Multitest’s proven MT9928 Gravity Test Handler

Dec 02, 2013 | Multitest announces that its MT9928 Gravity Feed Handler has been selected to support the Google Chromecast-related production by a leading semiconductor company.

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

MT9928 Gravity Feed Handler

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest is one of the world´s leading manufacturers of semiconductor material handling equipment and interfaces for the testing and calibration of semiconductors and sensors.

Rosenheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SiC MOSFET-based Power Modules Utilizing Split Output Topology for Superior Dynamic Behavior

Nov 28, 2013 | The split output topology negates the limitations of the SiC MOSFET.

Vincotech

Vincotech

Vincotech, an independent operating unit within Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, develops and manufactures high-quality electronic power components for Motion Control, and Renewable Energy application

Unterhaching, Germany

OEM

Martin Streamlines and Simplifies Rework with New Process Shuttle

Nov 27, 2013 | Martin introduced its new rework Process Shuttle that streamlines flux and solder paste dipping or printing, and pre-positions the smallest surface mountable devices (SMDs) for pickup. This enhancement to the company's EXPERT 10.6 rework system was designed to increase the efficiency and quality of the work performed.

Finetech

Martijn Process Shuttle Streamlines and Simplifies Rework

Finetech

Finetech manufactures innovative, high-accuracy equipment for leading-edge bonding, micro assembly and rework challenges.

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair / Rework, Soldering

Gorilla Circuits Purchases ERSA POWERFLOW N2 Wave and VERSAFLOW 3/66 Selective Solder machine

Nov 27, 2013 | Kurtz Ersa North America announces that Gorilla Circuits purchased a POWERFLOW N2 Full Nitrogen Tunnel Wave Solder Machine and VERSAFLOW 3/66 selective soldering machine.

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

IWLPC Celebrates a Successful 10 Years

Nov 26, 2013 | The 2013 International Wafer-Level Packaging Conference (IWLPC), organized by SMTA and Chip Scale Review magazine, celebrated its 10th consecutive annual event on November 5-7, 2013 with a very successful conference and exhibition. Technical presentations covered a large range of applications, challenges, and solutions. This 10th anniversary event with over six hundred total participants had thirty-nine presentations in three parallel tracks over the two days.

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

Indium Corporation Technology Expert to Present at EPTC

Nov 25, 2013 | Indium Corporation's Dr. Weiping Liu, research metallurgist, will present at the 15th Electronics Packaging Technology Conference (EPTC) December 11-13 in Singapore.

Indium Corporation

Dr. Weiping Liu, Research Metallurgist, 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

SIPLACE: Successful Productronica 2013 trade show

Nov 25, 2013 | The Productronica 2013 show was another great success for the SIPLACE team of ASM Assembly Systems. The technology leader registered an increase of roughly 25 percent in booth visitors and concrete inquiries - part of the reason why it was able to sign concrete deals at the show.prospective customers from Eastern Europe.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

ASM Assembly Systems registered an increase of roughly 25 percent in booth visitors and concrete inquiries – part of the reason why it was able to sign concrete deals at the show.

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

Innovative Sensors Require Advanced Test Equipment Multitest ships first MEMS tri-temp solution for 3+2 axis magnetic test and calibration

Nov 25, 2013 | Multitest announces that its leading solution for 3-axis magnetometer plus 2-axis low g-test and calibration fully supports the technical features of today’s advanced 3D hall sensors.

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest is one of the world´s leading manufacturers of semiconductor material handling equipment and interfaces for the testing and calibration of semiconductors and sensors.

Rosenheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

New Technologies Includes Europlacer Technology in Its Successful Workshop

Nov 25, 2013 | Europlacer recently hosted a workshop during the Radel exhibition, which took place from October 30-November 1 in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

EUROPLACER

EUROPLACER

Europlacer designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of highly flexible SMT pick and place equipment for the global electronics industry, with a network of distributors across the globe.

Poole Dorset, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

GKG Asia’s Top-Rated Fully Automatic GT Printer on Display at HKPCA & IPC Show

Nov 25, 2013 | GKG Asia Pte Ltd announces that it will highlight its GT printer in booth 2D15 at the International Printed Circuit & APEX South China Fair (HKPCA & IPC show), scheduled to take place December 4-6, 2013 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center (SZCEC).

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GT printer

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG is the leading China brand for fully automatic vision printers supplied to the SMT industries for PCB assembly. The GKG's products are represented in more than 20 countries.

Frontier, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

Process Technology Introduces New High Wattage Inline Heater

Nov 22, 2013 | Process Technology introduces its new Frontier™ Series electropolished stainless steel inline fluid heater for high purity solvent heating applications.

Process Technology

Process Technology

Process Technology is a wet process heating and cooling equipment manufacturer offering electric immersion heaters, inline heaters, heat exchangers, and temperature and level controls.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Other

James Spencer Promoted to Engineering Manager at Computrol

Nov 22, 2013 | Computrol, Inc. announces that it has promoted James Spencer to Engineering Manager.

Computrol, Inc.


James Spencer Promoted to Engineering Manager at Computrol

Computrol, Inc.

Computrol, Inc. is a national leader in low to medium volume, high mix contract manufacturer of electronic assemblies. We specialize in customer service, quality and on time delivery. We have 3 locations in the United States.

Meridian, Idaho, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Contract Manufacturer

CyberOptics Appoints ASC International as Its Sales Representative for Northwest and Southeast US

Nov 22, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) announces the appointment of ASC International as its sales representative for the Northwest and Southeast states, effective immediately. ASC’s territory will include Arkansas, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

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

Balver Zinn Grants Sublicenses to Stannol GmbH, Wuppertal and Felder GmbH

Nov 22, 2013 | Balver Zinn today announced that it has granted sublicenses to Stannol GmbH, Wuppertal and Felder GmbH, Oberhausen for the popular SN100C® alloy patented by Nihon Superior Co. Ltd. for manufacturing in Germany and sales globally with the exception of UK and Ireland.

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

ACD to Present Its Single-Source Manufacturing Services at DMC

Nov 22, 2013 | ACD will exhibit in Booth #306 at the Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) & Expo, scheduled to take place December 2-5, 2013 at the Gaylord Palms Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL.

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

An EMS provider offering the whole package from concept to delivery. We take you from schematic to the design, fabrication, domestic and offshore assembly, final test, box build and even the logistics

Richardson, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Design, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes MIRTEC as 2013 Company of the Year for SMT Automated Optical Inspection

Nov 21, 2013 | The company has demonstrated an unrivaled ability to understand the complexity of electronics assembly as well as key customer needs

MIRTEC Corp

MIRTEC Corp

MIRTEC has earned a solid reputation as one of the most Progressive and Dynamic Suppliers of Automated SMT Inspection Equipment to the Electronics Manufacturing Industry.

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

SMTA “Members of Distinction” Award Winners Announced

Nov 21, 2013 | During the 2013 Annual Meeting at SMTA International, the SMTA honored members who have shown exceptional service to the association and the electronics assembly industry.

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

IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at productronica 2013

Nov 21, 2013 | Despite chilly temperatures in Munich last week, things got “heated” as 43 competitors went soldering iron to soldering iron at IPC’s Hand Soldering Competition at productronica 2013, November 12–15. Emerging victorious and taking first place, a cash prize of €500 and a new soldering station from JBC Tools, was Jacek Majchrzak, PartnerTech, Poland.

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 Wins Global Technology Award from Global SMT & Packaging

Nov 21, 2013 | Ersa announced that it was awarded a 2013 Global Technology Award in the category of Soldering Equipment – Selective for its ECOCELL in combination with the FIFO TOWER C.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Rainer Krauss, General Sales Manager Ersa GmbH, accepts the Global Technology Award at Productronica

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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