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Microtronic GmbH Signs Distribution Agreement with Exmel Solutions Ltd.

Feb 20, 2018 | Microtronic GmbH is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Exmel Solutions Ltd. as its distributor for the LBT210 and ConTTest systems in the UK and Ireland.

Microtronic GmbH

Microtronic GmbH

Microtronic offers a wide range of products and services to the microelectronics industries. Some of the brands we stock include SONIX, Akrometrix, AIM specialty solders, APE, AVIO, AIT, IMI, Earthtronics, SEIT and many more.

Neumarkt St. Veit, Germany

Distributor, Training Provider

Aegis Software Unveils the Industry’s Most Complete Quality Management System at APEX 2018

Feb 20, 2018 | Aegis will also be Connecting their FactoryLogix Platform to the World’s First, Standards-Based, Live Show-Floor Demonstration of the IPC CFX Internet of Things Standard

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Developers of State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Enterprise Automation Software

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

STI Announces Marietta Lemieux’s Selection as Presenter at “Electronics in Harsh Environments Conference”

Feb 20, 2018 | STI Electronics is pleased to announce that Marietta Lemieux, Analytical Lab Manager, will present at the Electronics in Harsh Environments Conference. The event is scheduled to take place April 24-26, 2018 in Hoofddorp (Amsterdam), Netherlands. The conference will focus on building reliable electronics used in power electronics and harsh environments.

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

BTU to Show the PYRAMAX 125N Dual Lane Reflow Oven at productronica China

Feb 20, 2018 | BTU International will exhibit at productronica China, scheduled to take place March 16-18, 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. The company will showcase the PYRAMAX™ 125N Dual Lane Reflow Oven in Booth # E2, 2120 in the SMT Innovation Area.

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

Five Reasons to Visit Creative Electron at IPC APEX

Feb 20, 2018 | Creative Electron will unveil its largest technology updates to date at IPC (Institute of Printed Circuits) APEX Expo in San Diego February 27th to March 1st at booth 1932. Here are the top five reasons to visit Creative Electron at APEX:

Creative Electron

Creative Electron

Creative Electron is the largest US manufacturer of x-ray inspection systems for electronics. We proudly design and manufacture the award winning TruView X-Ray family of products.

San Marcos, California, USA

Inspection, IPC Standards Certification Center, Software Manufacturer

Magneti Marelli chooses on TRI's PCBA Inspection Solutions

Feb 20, 2018 | [January 3, 2018 – Taipei, Taiwan] Magneti Marelli S.p.A., the Italian leading automotive supplier, and Test Research, Inc. (TRI), the world-class test and inspection systems provider for the electronics manufacturing industry, announced a global strategic partnership. TRI is pleased to contribute for a higher quality production and honored to announce becoming part of the Approved Vendor List (AVL) for Magneti Marelli.

TRI - Test Research USA, Inc.

From left to right, Tom Tu - TRI's Sales Manager, Stefano Germani - ITronik's Financial Manager, Raoul Goretti - Magneti Marelli S.p.A.'s Purchasing Manager, Jim Lin - TRI's VP of Sales and Marketing, and Jacky Liu - TRI's Sales Manager

TRI - Test Research USA, Inc.

TRI is the world's leading supplier of test and inspection solutions in the PCBA manufacturing test & inspection industry. From 3D SPI, 3D AOI and 3D AXI systems to MDA, ICT and Functional Test with full factory automation.

San Jose, California, USA

Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

TRI to Feature Revolutionary DFF 3D AOI at IPC APEX 2018

Feb 20, 2018 | [December 29, 2017 – Taipei, Taiwan] Test Research, Inc. (TRI), the leading test and inspection systems provider for the electronics manufacturing industry, will join IPC APEX 2018 held at San Diego Convention Center on February 27th - March 1st featuring innovative one-stop inspection solution for Industry 4.0-based PCBA manufacturing. Visit booth #1317 to see TRI's all new 3D SPI, 3D AOI, 3D Planar CT AXI and ICT solutions in action and discuss your inspection requirements with TRI's experts.

TRI - Test Research USA, Inc.

DFF Technology is ideal for testing 01005 devices

TRI - Test Research USA, Inc.

TRI is the world's leading supplier of test and inspection solutions in the PCBA manufacturing test & inspection industry. From 3D SPI, 3D AOI and 3D AXI systems to MDA, ICT and Functional Test with full factory automation.

San Jose, California, USA

Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

Expanding Sales Growth sees New Directors Appointed at Europlacer Americas

Feb 20, 2018 | Europlacer Americas announces that it has added Mike Foster to its management team as Director of Business Development. He will be working alongside Chris Merow, who was recently promoted to Director of Sales. These important new directorships constitute a cooperative move to strengthen the company’s sales operations across the Americas in the light of expanding sales growth.

EUROPLACER

Chris Merow.

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

ZESTRON to Demonstrate VIGON® RC 303 at IPC APEX 2018

Feb 20, 2018 | ZESTRON will have a live demo of VIGON® RC 303, our reflow oven cleaning agent, with our newly developed Pressure Sprayer at IPC APEX 2018.

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

Horizon Sales Heads to San Diego for APEX!

Feb 19, 2018 | Horizon Sales today announced that the entire team, including representatives from their new division, Horizon Supply Group, will attend the 2018 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 27 - March 1, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center in Ca. All Horizon team members are thrilled to represent an award-winning line up of manufacturers exhibiting at the show, and they have filled their schedules with meetings with eager customers. During the show, Horizon also will be searching for new lines and products to represent throughout the Midwest for automation, machinery, materials and supplies.

Horizon Sales

Horizon Sales

Manufacturer 's Representatives Serving the Midwest

Brighton, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer's Rep

Cogiscan Is Growing: New Regional Sales Manager for the Americas

Feb 19, 2018 | Cogiscan is pleased to announce the hiring of Greg Benoit as Regional Sales Manager – Americas.

Cogiscan Inc.

Greg Benoit as Regional Sales Manager – Americas.

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 Demonstrates Advanced Airborne Particle Sensing Technology Recognized as Best Known Method (BKM) at SEMICON China

Feb 19, 2018 | CyberOptics® Corporation announces it will demonstrate its next generation Airborne Particle Sensor technology (APS3) 300mm with new ParticleSpectrum™ software at SEMICON China, March 14-16th at the Shanghai New International Expo Center in booth #5182 and #1202.

CyberOptics Corporation

 WaferSense® APS3 .

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

Award-Winning Reflow, Selective Solder & Rework from Ersa at SMTA Intermountain Expo

Feb 19, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America today announced plans to exhibit at the SMTA Intermountain (Boise) Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Boise State University in Boise, ID. 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

SMTA Capital Chapter to Host Chapter Tutorial Program

Feb 19, 2018 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is pleased to announce that it will host a Chapter Tutorial Program on March 15th from 9AM to 3PM in Rockville, MD. Phil Zarrow, ITM consulting, will present “Understanding and Implementing Best Practices in Electronic Assembly Processes”.

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 Releases New IPC/PERM-2901, Pb-free Design and Assembly Implementation Guide IPC-PERM-2901 addresses the impact of Pb-free on reliability and service life for aerospace, defense and high-performa

Feb 19, 2018 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® Pb-free Electronics Risk Management (PERM) Council has developed the first single document dedicated solely to assisting design engineering in the development of electronics that are completely lead-free (Pb-free) and meet the demanding requirements of aerospace, defense and high performance (ADHP) products and systems.

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, Events Organizer

Nordson YESTECH Installs BX Benchtop AOI System at Fluid Components International

Feb 19, 2018 | Nordson YESTECH is pleased to announce that Fluid Components International (FCI) has purchased and installed a BX Benchtop AOI system. FCI designs and manufactures thermal mass flow meters, flow switches and level switches used worldwide in industrial process measurement and control applications.

Nordson YESTECH

Nordson YESTECH

Nordson YESTECH is a leading global provider of automated optical inspection and high-resolution x-ray inspection systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Inspection

BTU to Demo TrueFlat Technology for Substrate Flatness at SEMICON China

Feb 19, 2018 | BTU International will demonstrate its TrueFlat technology in the CohPros International Co., Ltd, booth #N2, 2613 at SEMICON China, scheduled to take place March 14-16, 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre.

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

CyberOptics Demonstrates Yield-Improving Wireless Measurement Devices for Semiconductor Tools at SPIE

Feb 19, 2018 | CyberOptics® Corporation announces it will demonstrate its ReticleSense® Auto Multi Sensors – the world’s most efficient and effective wireless measurement devices for semiconductor fabs and equipment OEMs at SPIE Advanced Lithography at the San Jose Convention Center, February 27-28th at booth #314.

CyberOptics Corporation

ReticleSense Auto Multi Sensors (AMSR).

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

Presaturated Surface Prep Wipe

Feb 19, 2018 | FREE-SAT™ FS-NTP-1711.85 by High-Tech Conversions are 11” x 17” polypropylene wipes designed for general purpose wiping and surface preparation in industrial, aerospace, and automotive manufacturing. They are presaturated with 85% isopropyl alcohol / 15% DI water, making them suitable for removing grease, oil and residue.

High-Tech Conversions

High-Tech Conversions

High-Tech Conversions manufactures a wide variety of wiping products and can supply virtually any type of consumable item used in cleanrooms, assembly lines, laboratories, and manufacturing.

Enfield, Connecticut, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing, Antistatic, Cleaning, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

New LTE End-to-End Solution for Private Networks Meets Security, Latency Requirements for IoT and Industrial 4.0 ADLINK and MECSware to demonstrate Private LTE at Mobile World Congress

Feb 15, 2018 | ADLINK will join MECSware at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to demonstrate the new Private LTE technology, which provides end-to-end, wireless connectivity for private networks. Representatives of the companies will showcase the Private LTE solution in Hall 2, Stand 2G3, during the world's largest exhibition for the mobile industry.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

Provider of wide range of embedded computing products and services to the test & measurement and automation industries.

New Taipei City 235, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Components

Altek Electronics, Inc. Purchases Ersa’s Smartflow Selective Soldering System

Feb 15, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America has purchased and successfully installed the Smartflow 2020 selective soldering system. A veteran-owned small business privately held by three family members (Stephen, David and Sabrina), Altek manufactures printed circuit board assemblies and box builds for many industries including the medical, military, industrial and telecommunications industries.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Colin Fuoco, Machine Operator: Wave/SS at Altek.

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

CalcuQuote and Sager Partner Up on Real Time Inventory Integration

Feb 15, 2018 | Dallas, TX – CalcuQuote, a software company serving the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) industry, announces today their partnership with Sager Electronics to automate the bill of material (BOM) costing process.

CalcuQuote

CalcuQuote

CalcuQuote improves the speed and accuracy of your Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA) quote.

Dallas, Texas, USA

Other, Consultant, Service Provider, Software Manufacturer

SJ InnoTech introduces the low cost HP-520E Printer

Feb 14, 2018 | Apex Factory Automation introduces the new SJIT HP-520E printer. This platform retains most of the features of its predecessor, the popular HP-520S, but at a new, lower price point.

Apex Factory Automation

Apex Factory Automation

A distributor of high quality surface mount and related production equipment. Currently distribute Mirae Placement, SJ Inno Tech Printers, and Xavis X-Ray.

Lanham, Maryland, USA

Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Turnkey, Distributor, Manufacturer's Rep

Umut Tosun to Instruct Professional Development Course at IPC APEX 2018

Feb 14, 2018 | ZESTRON is pleased to announce that Umut Tosun will instruct a professional development course at IPC APEX 2018. “Electronic Assembly Reliability – Meeting the Challenges of Today’s Design” is scheduled during the PD25 session on Thursday, March 1st from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

ZESTRON Americas

Umut Tosun.

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

John Hengst Joins Inovaxe as Regional Sales and Channel Partner Manager

Feb 14, 2018 | Inovaxe is pleased to announce that it has hired John Hengst as its new Regional Sales and Channel Partner Manager, located in Chicago, IL.

Inovaxe Corporation

John Hengst is the new Regional Sales and Channel Partner Manager.

Inovaxe Corporation

Inovaxe is focused on developing state-of-the-art Inovative Material Handling Solutions (MHS) for Low-Volume/High-Mix Manufacturing.

Deerfield Beach, Florida, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

optical control GmbH to Display SMD Counting Machine at APEX

Feb 14, 2018 | optical control announced today they will display the latest SMD Counting Machine OC-SCAN CCX.3 in booth #2953 at the upcoming IPC APEX Expo, taking place Feb 27-March 1 at the San Diego Convention Center in California.

optical control GmbH & Co. KG

SMD Counting Machine OC-SCAN CCX.3.

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

Show Floor Sells Out for IPC APEX EXPO 2018

Feb 14, 2018 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today that all 149,700 sq. ft. of exhibit floor space has sold out for IPC APEX EXPO® 2018, making it the largest IPC APEX EXPO in the last decade. The premier technical conference and exhibition will take place February 27–March 1, 2018, at the San Diego Convention Center.

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, Events Organizer

PDR Offers IPC 7711/7721 Rev. C Courses

Feb 14, 2018 | PDR is pleased to announce that it now offers courses through its PDR Alliance Network for the new IPC 7711/7721 Rev. C standard – The Rework and Repair of Electronic Assemblies – which now includes focused infrared technology as a method for the removal and replacement of components.

PDR-America

PDR-America

PDR manufactures IR BGA rework stations, BGA rework equipment, and SMD rework stations. SMD soldering solutions for BGA Rework, CSP Rework, QFN Rework, LED Rework, 0201 Rework and more. Also offers thermal test equipment. est.1987

Shingle Springs, California, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

Press Release: DA 150 High Temperature, Fast Cure Die Attach Adhesive Series Materials

Feb 14, 2018 | Press Release DA 150 High Temperature, Fast Cure Die Attach Adhesive Series Materials

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

Yincae Advanced Materials, LLC is a developer, manufacturer, and supplier of high performance coatings, adhesives, electronic and optoelectronic materials.

Albany, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

Press Release: DA 90 Low Temperature Die Attach Adhesive Series Materials

Feb 14, 2018 | Press Release DA 90 Low Temperature Die Attach Adhesive Series Materials

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

Yincae Advanced Materials, LLC is a developer, manufacturer, and supplier of high performance coatings, adhesives, electronic and optoelectronic materials.

Albany, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

Press Release: YINCAE’S New High Purity Liquid Encapsulant: SMT 158HA

Feb 14, 2018 | Press Release YINCAE’S New High Purity Liquid Encapsulant: SMT 158HA

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

Yincae Advanced Materials, LLC is a developer, manufacturer, and supplier of high performance coatings, adhesives, electronic and optoelectronic materials.

Albany, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

KDPOF Equips Electric Cars with Optical Connectivity

Feb 14, 2018 | Innovative Automotive Gigabit Ethernet POF (GEPOF) for electric and autonomous driving perfectly solves the electrical challenges and interferences of new powertrain architectures.

KDPOF

KDPOF delivers optical connectivity for powertrains in electric and hybrid vehicles.

KDPOF

Fabless semiconductor supplier KDPOF provides innovative gigabit and long-reach communications over Plastic Optical Fiber (POF) for automotive.

Tres Cantos, Spain

Manufacturer of Components

Nico Coenen becomes Global Business Development Manager Electronics at Plasmatreat

Feb 13, 2018 | Nico Coenen was appointed Global Business Development Manager Electronics at Plasmatreat at the start of the year.

Plasmatreat USA, Inc.

Nico Coenen, Global Business Development Manager Electronics, Plasmatreat

Plasmatreat USA, Inc.

Plasmatreat is the global market leader in developing surface treatment solutions with atmospheric and low pressure plasma technology

Elgin, Illinois, USA

OEM

Hardev Grewal becomes new CEO for Plasmatreat North America

Feb 13, 2018 | Starting in January 2018 Hardev Grewal has assumed the position of President & CEO for Plasmatreat North America. Plasmatreat is the global market leader in developing surface treatment solutions with atmospheric and low pressure plasma technology.

Plasmatreat USA, Inc.

Hardev Grewal, President and CEO for Plasmatreat North America

Plasmatreat USA, Inc.

Plasmatreat is the global market leader in developing surface treatment solutions with atmospheric and low pressure plasma technology

Elgin, Illinois, USA

OEM

Ersa Pushes for Smarter Systems – One Step Closer to Artificial Intelligence

Feb 12, 2018 | Kurtz Ersa North America is pleased to announce that it has developed several new features for its selective solder equipment, including VERSASCAN, VERSAEYE and Ersa CAD Assistant 4. The VERSASCAN module can look at boards being presented to the machine and confirm if all of the components are on the board and if the polarity is correct before they enter the machine. This can be paired with another feature called VERSAEYE that looks for any defects on the board. Finally, Ersa CAD Assistant 4 offers intuitive and automated offline programming with a graphical user interface and template library.

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

Nordson YESTECH to Showcase New Dual-Sided PTH Automated Optical Inspection Solution at APEX 2018

Feb 12, 2018 | Nordson YESTECH will feature the new high speed FX-942 dual sided PTH automated optical inspection system for populated printed circuit boards, at the annual APEX 2018 show held at the San Diego Convention Center, in San Diego, California from February 26th to March 1st. They will conduct live demonstrations in the booth of their complete line of AOI and Conformal Coating inspection systems.

Nordson YESTECH

FX-942 dual sided PTH automated optical inspection system.

Nordson YESTECH

Nordson YESTECH is a leading global provider of automated optical inspection and high-resolution x-ray inspection systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Inspection

Heike Schlessmann Will Discuss Zero-Fault Production in Soldering Processes at APEX

Feb 12, 2018 | SEHO North America will present during the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO. The presentation entitled “Zero-Fault Production in Soldering Processes: Quality Management Based on Quality Assurance,” will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 9- 10 a.m. during Session S29: Sintering and Selective Soldering Processes.

SEHO Systems GmbH

Heike Schlessmann, Marketing Manager.

SEHO Systems GmbH

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

Kreuzwertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Ravi Parthasarathy to Present at IPC APEX 2018

Feb 12, 2018 | ZESTRON is pleased to announce that Ravi Parthasarathy, M.S.Ch.E., Senior Application Engineer, ZESTRON Americas, will present “Jet Printed Solder Paste and Cleaning Challenges” at the IPC APEX 2018 in San Diego, CA.

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

NEW Benchtop Dispensing Robot!

Feb 12, 2018 | GPD Global introduces its NEW full-featured benchtop dispensing robot system: Catalina. A benchtop system does not mean "no features". This compact and efficient semi-auto dispense robot provides you with numerous standard features: automatic vision, laser surface sensing, and automatic nozzle alignment and calibration.

GPD Global

The Catalina benchtop system is a full-featured platform with these standard features: automatic vision, laser surface sensing, and nozzle alignment.

GPD Global

A Manufacturer of High Quality, Precision, Automated Fluid Dispensing and Conformal Coating Systems,SMT Cover Tape Peel Tester and Lead Forming machines for through-hole component preparation.

Grand Junction, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Component Preparation, OEM

Hanwha Introduces Quick, Reliable Through-Hole Component Insertion System for Automated PCB Assembly Processes

Feb 12, 2018 | Hanwha’s model SM485P SMART Hybrid Mounter is designed for a wide range of applications including the processing of radial and axial through-hole components requiring controlled force insertion prior to reflow, wave or selective soldering. Innovative feeder technology features lead forming and cutting for efficient delivery of prepared components to the Mounter for quick and reliable processing.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

SCTA develops and offers SMT assembly line solutions and machines for customers in North America. Samsung offers pick and place machines, screen printers, reflow ovens, accessory machines, and software products.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing

IPC Invites Industry Leaders to Submit Poster Abstracts for IPC APEX EXPO 2018 in San Dieg

Feb 12, 2018 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® invites researchers, technical experts and industry leaders to submit abstracts for poster presentations at IPC APEX EXPO®, the industry’s premier conference and exhibition for printed board design and manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. Poster presentations are scheduled for Wednesday, February 28, 2018, and will be displayed throughout the event, offering additional visibility.

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, Events Organizer

Smart Thermal Profiling Solutions for all Electronic Soldering Processes at Apex 2018

Feb 10, 2018 | Clearwater, FL - Solderstar, will be showcasing its full range of smart thermal profiling solutions at the IPC Apex Expo, held in San Diego between February 27th – March 1st 2018. The Solderstar systems feature the innovative ‘Smartlink’ connection system that allows one datalogger to be used with a range of intelligent fixtures

Solderstar

Solderstar PRO

Solderstar

SolderStar is one of the world's leaders in thermal management systems, with over a decade of specializing in the design, development and manufacture of thermal profiling equipment for the lead-free electronics industry.

Manchester, United Kingdom

Soldering, Test Services, OEM, Software Manufacturer

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

Feb 08, 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

Libra Industries – Dallas Completes Recertification Audit for AS9100 Rev D Aerospace Standard

Feb 08, 2018 | Libra Industries is pleased to announce that its Dallas, TX facility has successfully completed its recertification for the AS9100 Rev D SAE International Aerospace Standard. This standard includes ISO 9001:2015 quality management system requirements and specifies additional aviation, space and defense industry requirements, definitions and notes.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Dallas, TX facility.

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

Viscom Listed in 2018 World Market Leader Index

Feb 08, 2018 | Viscom AG has just been listed as World Market Leader Champion 2018 in the World Market Leader Index (WMFI) of the University of St. Gallen and Academy of German World Market Leaders.

Viscom AG

Viscom AG

A leading provider of industrial image processing (AOI and AXI) Automated Optical and X-ray inspection equipment.

Hanover, Germany

Inspection

SMTA Announces 2018 Certification Program Offerings

Feb 08, 2018 | The SMTA proudly announces the 2018 upcoming offerings of SMT Processes and Lean Six Sigma Certification. The SMTA Certification Program is unique as it recognizes and certifies the entire SMT assembly process at an engineering level.

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

Hanwha Achieves High Speed 28-second Cycle Time on 1200mm LED Board

Feb 08, 2018 | Hanwha and ESE synergize to deliver industry-leading cycle times when processing large form factor PCBs for LED lighting applications.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

SCTA develops and offers SMT assembly line solutions and machines for customers in North America. Samsung offers pick and place machines, screen printers, reflow ovens, accessory machines, and software products.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing

IPC STEM Outreach Program Introduces Students to the Electronics Industry at IPC APEX EXPO 2018

Feb 08, 2018 | IPC 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, Events Organizer

Epec Launches Customer Portal 2.0

Feb 08, 2018 | Epec Engineered Technologies, an industry leader in high reliability manufactured electronics, has recently announced a new version of their Customer Portal.

Epec Engineered Technologies

Epec Engineered Technologies

Epec Engineered Technologies designs and manufactures custom, build to print products, for all sectors of the electronics industry. Our solutions provide a cost savings, technical resource and delivery advantage for our customers.

New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, Other, Design, Repair/Rework

PRESS RELEASE: IPC APEX is 2 Weeks Away!

Feb 08, 2018 | IPC APEX 2018 is 2 Weeks Away! Visit YINCAE at Booth 2732

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

Yincae Advanced Materials, LLC is a developer, manufacturer, and supplier of high performance coatings, adhesives, electronic and optoelectronic materials.

Albany, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

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