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Europlacer’s Award-Winning Single and Dual-Gantry iineo SMT Platform at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | Europlacer, a designer and manufacturer of comprehensive SMT placement systems for the global electronics industry, announces that it will display its award-winning iineo SMT platform in Hall A2, Stand 439 of the upcoming Productronica exhibition - scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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

Major European Distributor Etek Europe to Showcase Equipment Innovations at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | SCOTLAND, UK — October 2009 — Etek Europe Ltd, a leading supplier of products and services to the European electronics industry, will join the leading equipment suppliers they represent in Europe to showcase machine innovations and Etek’s world class service and support, at the forthcoming Productronica Exhibition. Located in Hall A2, Stand 559, the event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

Etek Europe

Etek Europe

Etek Europe offers a total solution to your company with years of experience in process and equipment support. From first line service support to in-house maintenance.

Prestwick, United Kingdom

Distributor

Essemtec to Debut New Era at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | Essemtec has kept a low profile about the new products that it will introduce at the upcoming Productronica 2009 exhibition in Munich this coming November, until the opening of the show. The company confirmed that it has booked 40 percent more floor space and will speak about a new era in electronics manufacturing technology.

ESSEMTEC

ESSEMTEC

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, ZH, Switzerland

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Component Packaging, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering

ECT TO LAUNCH THE Zip™ TEST PIN IN EUROPE AT PRODUCTRONICA 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) announces plans to launch its new Z pin™ test probe in booth 567, Hall 1 at the upcoming Productronica exhibition. The event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

Everett Charles Technologies

Everett Charles Technologies

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

Pomona, California, USA

Inspection

Data I/O FlashCORE III Programming Technology to Debut at Productronica

Dec 07, 2009 | Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, today announced plans to debut its new FlashCORE III programming architecture at Productronica in Hall A2, Stand 329. This new technology will be at the core of every product to be highlighted at this key industry event, scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November at the Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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

Cyberoptics to Launch ‘Larger Board’ Version of New SE500 Solder Paste Inspection System at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | CyberOptics Limited has announced plans to showcase its SE500X advanced 100 percent 3-D solder paste inspection system, the newly developed ‘larger board’ version in the SE500 series at Productronica 2009. Hot on the heels of the successful debut of the original SE500 in Germany at the 2009 SMT/Hybrid/Packaging show, CyberOptics will feature the fastest inspection system on the market in Hall A2, Stand 417 at Productronica. The event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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

Cyberoptics to Unveil Latest AOI and Solder Paste Inspection Platforms at Productronica

Dec 07, 2009 | CyberOptics Limited will demonstrate the most comprehensive inspection platform at Productronica. The exhibition will see them unveil the brand new QX500 AOI system alongside the newly launched SE500 and SE500-X 3-D Solder Paste Inspection Systems and the latest innovation in Flex HR AOI software. Visitors are invited to join Cyberoptics in Hall A2, Stand 417 for the ‘complete’ inspection experience, scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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 Group Launches New No-Clean VOC-Free and Low-VOC Fluxes

Dec 07, 2009 | Breda, Holland - Cobar BV, a member of the Balver Zinn Group, announces the launch of a whole new range of VOC-free and Low-VOC fluxes at Productronica. Being showcased in Stand 570 in Hall A4, these RoHS compliant fluxes fulfil the need for more environmental-friendly materials, maintaining excellent soldering performance. The event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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.

AL Breda, Netherlands

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

BPM to Showcase Automated Handler for Flashstream Technology at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | HOUSTON — August 2009 — BPM Microsystems announces plans to display its latest Flashstream automated programming technology, the 3000FS, in distributor PB Tec’s Stand 377 in Hall A2 at the upcoming Productronica exhibition. The event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

BPM Microsystems

BPM Microsystems

We are a global supplier of engineering and production device programmers and is the leading supplier of automated programming systems to the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Other

Balver Zinn to Demonstrate New Variant of Universally Regarded Lead-Free Solder SN100C™ at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | BALVE, GERMANY — November 2009 — The BALVER ZINN Group, a leading provider of high-quality anodes with various alloy, as well as soft solders and special wires, announces it will demonstrate the brand new variant of their unique lead-free solder Balver Zinn SN100C™, in the form of SN100CS™ Solder in Hall A4, Stand 570 of the upcoming Productronica exhibition - scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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 to Demonstrate New i-SAC Series of Optimized Solder at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | BALVE, GERMANY — November 2009 — The BALVER ZINN Group, a leading provider of high-quality alloyed solder anodes, as well as special cored and solid wires, will demonstrate the new i-SAC series of optimized Alloyed Lead-Free Solders in Hall A4, Stand 570 of the upcoming Productronica exhibition - scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

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

Aqueous Technologies to Demonstrate Trident Automatic Defluxing System and Zero-Ion Ionic Contamination (Cleanliness) Tester at Productronica 2009

Dec 07, 2009 | Rancho Cucamonga, CA - September 2009 — Aqueous Technologies Corp. has today announced plans to highlight the next generation of the award-winning Automatic Defluxing System - Trident and the Zero-Ion Ionic Contamination (Cleanliness) Tester, at the upcoming Productronica exhibition - Hall A2 Stand 599. The event is scheduled to take place 10th – 13th November 2009 at the New Munich Trade Fair Center in Munich, Germany.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of aqueous-based defluxing equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA

Cleaning

Free-for-Life Tool Cracks PCB Debug Challenge

Dec 07, 2009 | Munich – November 11, 2009, With the breakthrough product family, JTAG Live.TM, debugging boards too crowded for traditional probing becomes a whole lot easier. JTAG Live is ideal for electronics engineers and technicians to use in checking PCBs for basic continuity and correct operation.

JTAG Technologies B. V.

JTAG Technologies B. V.

Market leader and technology innovator of boundary scan software and hardware products and services.

Eindhoven , Netherlands

Test Services, Software Manufacturer

High-Tech Conversions Highlights GREEN MONSTER! Stencil Wiping Fabric

Dec 07, 2009 | EAST WINDSOR, CT — December 2009 — High-Tech Conversions Inc., a manufacturer of high-quality wiping products and a supplier of consumable items used in cleanrooms, assembly lines, laboratories and manufacturing, highlights its GREEN MONSTER! patent pending stencil wiping fabric.

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

Christopher Associates Announces Availability of GSMC Photovoltaic Metallization Pastes in North America

Dec 07, 2009 | December 2009 ? Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries, announces the immediate availability of the three new metallization pastes for photovoltaic cell manufacturing from Giga Solar Materials Corporation (Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.). The three new pastes include A-108, A-568, and A-368.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Juki Headquarters Moves to Tama City, Japan

Dec 07, 2009 | MORRISVILLE, NC - December 2009 - Juki Corporation, a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems, announces the completion of its new headquarters and research and development (R&D) located at 2-11-1 Tsurumaki, Tama-shi, Tokyo 206-8551. The expanded facilities combine the company’s headquarters and R&D functions to speed process development, enhance operational efficiency and strengthen its global presence.

Juki Automation Systems

Juki Automation Systems

Juki is one of the worlds leading SMT placement companies with over 25000 machines installed worldwide and is the pioneer of the modular automated assembly line.

Morrisville , North Carolina, USA

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

C3Teknoloji named new SIPLACE sales partner in Turkey

Dec 07, 2009 | To expand its sales and service activities in Turkey, the global SIPLACE team has selected C3Teknoloji, a strong partner with lots of experience in the region.

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, operating in the industry, energy, healthcare, and infrastructure & cities sectors.

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Catalyst Manufacturing Services welcomes John Singleton

Dec 05, 2009 | John Singleton has joined Catalyst Manufacturing Services as Director Business Development New England. John will be working with the sales team in support of current customer development and new account development.

Catalyst Manufacturing Services

Catalyst Manufacturing Services

full service EMS provider for the industrial, medical, security/military, and telecom/datacom marketplaces. We specialize in the manufacture of low to medium volume, medium to high mix EMS requirements including prototype and quick-turn requirements

Endicott, New York, USA

Contract Manufacturer

OK International appoints Southwest US Territory Sales Manager

Dec 05, 2009 | OK International (www.okinternational.com) has announced the appointment of Delia Orvañanos to the position of Territory Sales Manager for the southwestern US including Southern California, Arizona and the Mexican border markets in Arizona and California.

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

Setup with SIPLACE SiCluster Professional: More efficient setups lead to higher productivity

Dec 05, 2009 | With its SIPLACE SiCluster Professional optimization software, Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems GmbH & Co.KG (SEAS) expands its wide-ranging portfolio of intelligent setup strategies for electronics manufacturing. In addition to combining products into setup families (clusters), SIPLACE SiCluster Professional is the first program that determines any component overlaps in these family setups. It groups these shared components on "constant component tables", which remain on the machine during setup changeovers, thus saving a significant amount of time.

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, operating in the industry, energy, healthcare, and infrastructure & cities sectors.

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Solar Power 2009 ? Material Suppliers Combine Forces to Address Growing Industry Needs

Dec 05, 2009 | K.R. Anderson Inc. and Krayden Inc. announce that they have combined their marketing forces to service, support and supply the growing solar industry.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

STI Electronics, Inc. Celebrates Its 27th Anniversary

Dec 05, 2009 | MADISON, AL — December 2009 — STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces the 27-year anniversary of the company.

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

The Industry Loses an Icon

Dec 03, 2009 | Gene F. Wakefield Passed away on November 29, 2009 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born on December 22, 1933 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is survived by his wife, LaJuana. He leaves behind a daughter, Marvel Wakefield (Los Angeles, CA), two brothers, John Wakefield (Crawford, CO) and Roy Wakefield (Truckee, CA), three sisters, Lila Craig (Colorado Springs, CO), Mary Alyce Krist (Ft. Collins, CO) and Margaret Ann Foss (Buffalo, WY).

SMTnet

SMTnet

Helping businesses find each other.

Portland, Maine, USA

Other, Consultant, Marketing Agency, Publication or Online Resource, Service Provider

Juki Appoints Quantum Systems as Its Representative for Arizona, New Mexico and the Nogales Area

Dec 03, 2009 | MORRISVILLE, NC - December 2009 - Juki Corporation announces that it has appointed Quantum Systems as its manufacturers’ representative throughout Arizona, New Mexico and the Nogales area.

Juki Automation Systems

Juki Automation Systems

Juki is one of the worlds leading SMT placement companies with over 25000 machines installed worldwide and is the pioneer of the modular automated assembly line.

Morrisville , North Carolina, USA

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

DEK customers can Expect More with new substrate clamping technology

Dec 03, 2009 | DEK has announced the launch of its new Over Top Snuggers (OTS) substrate clamping technology. Securing printed circuit boards firmly in place ready for processing, the flexible technology is designed to ensure high quality printing for enhanced end-of-line yield.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

DEK challenges German electrical engineering skills shortage on home soil

Dec 03, 2009 | The much-publicized skills shortage currently facing the German economy is causing concern across many critical industries, not least in the field of electronic engineering which has long been one of the country’s strongholds. Leading businesses have rallied around to encourage more young people into the sector; the latest being DEK which recently welcomed a student delegation to its stand at Munich’s Productronica exhibition.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

DEK teams up with Neutec Electronics to help customers in Switzerland expect even more

Dec 03, 2009 | DEK has extended its trusted network of worldwide distributors with the addition of Neutec electronics, a market-leading SMT expert. The move is good news for DEK customers in the region who can now expect an even higher level of local service and support as standard.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

Christopher Associates Introduces Latest Generation Desktop AOI System

Dec 03, 2009 | December 2009 ? Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries, introduces the Marantz M22X DL-18/460 Desktop AOI System for inspecting PCBs.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Acculogic Names First Showcase Partner

Dec 03, 2009 | December 2009 ? Acculogic, a global leader in electronics test and production solutions, announces the “Showcase Partner Program.” The purpose of this program is to give special recognition to select customers who have achieved test excellence with Acculogic’s Flying Probe and Boundary Scan products.

Acculogic Inc.

Acculogic Inc.

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

Markham, Ontario, Canada

Test Services

Circuit Technology Inc. Completes IPC Training for EMC Corporation

Dec 03, 2009 | HOLLY SPRINGS, NC — December 2009 — Circuit Technology Inc., an IPC master training organization, announces that it recently completed IPC training for EMC Corporation, the global leader in data storage and information infrastructure.

Circuit Technology Inc.

Circuit Technology Inc.

Circuit Technology Inc. is a manufacturer’s representative and IPC training group.

Holly Springs, North Carolina, USA

IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

P.D. Circuits’ Mike Tucker Holds Successful Presentation at SMTA West Pennsylvania Chapter Event

Dec 03, 2009 | HAMPSTEAD, N.H. - December 2009 - P.D. Circuits, Inc., specializing in delivering the highest quality PCBs, technical support, and service to OEM and EMS companies worldwide, announces that Mike Tucker, Technical Services Engineer, successfully presented at an SMTA West Pennsylvania Chapter Event that took place Friday, November 20, 2009 at the Hyatt Hotel Pittsburgh/Cranberry.

NCAB Group USA

NCAB Group USA

One of the world's largest suppliers of PCBs.

Hampstead, New Hampshire, USA

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

New Lead-Free Capable Wave Soldering Machine with Finger Conveyor and Adjustable Width for Pallet-Free Operation

Dec 03, 2009 | EWS-310 Wave Soldering Machine delivers a low cost of ownership, compact footprint, and finger board handling with continuous width adjustment for boards up to 12" (310mm).

DDM Novastar

APS Novastar EWS-310 Wave Soldering Machine

DDM Novastar

Turnkey SMT assembly solutions, manual & automated stencil printers, manual & automatic pick & place systems with dispensers, wave solder & selective solder machines, lead free solder reflow ovens, component counters, & thru-hole

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA

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

Altium expands in Romania

Dec 02, 2009 | Altium has appointed Elinktron Technology SRL as a reseller in Romania. Elinktron will sell Altium Designer, Altium’s next generation electronics design solution, its NanoBoard series of FPGA-based development boards, and its TASKING embedded software development tool.

Altium

Altium

Altium provides electronics design solutions that help designers create the next generation of electronic products.

La Jolla, California, USA

Software Manufacturer

One less custom PCB to design for prototypes

Dec 02, 2009 | Altium releases smart prototyping peripheral board for its NanoBoard FPGA-based development platforms.

Altium

Peripheral add-on board

Altium

Altium provides electronics design solutions that help designers create the next generation of electronic products.

La Jolla, California, USA

Software Manufacturer

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America Wins 2009 Global Technology Award

Dec 01, 2009 | December 1, 2009 – Buffalo Grove, IL – Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America has been awarded a 2009 Global Technology Award for its NPM (Next Production Modular) electronics assembly platform in the category of Pick and Place – High-Volume Equipment.

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

PFSA develops and supports innovative manufacturing automation equipment, processes and solutions around the core of electronic assembly, microelectronic, software and circuit manufacturing

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, OEM

Thermal Management for LED Applications

Dec 01, 2009 | What is the Role of the PCB?

Saturn Electronics Corporation

thermal_led_pcb

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

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company Of America Offering Wide Range Of Financing Solutions For Customers

Nov 30, 2009 | November 30, 2009 – Buffalo Grove, IL – Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America has announced a new financing program for customers purchasing Panasonic’s innovative manufacturing solutions for robotic arc welding as well as electronics assembly.

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

PFSA develops and supports innovative manufacturing automation equipment, processes and solutions around the core of electronic assembly, microelectronic, software and circuit manufacturing

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, OEM

The SIPLACE SX Road Show Moves to Orlando, Florida

Nov 30, 2009 | Live Gantry Upgrade Demonstrations Continue to Draw Industry Attention

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation

Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, operating in the industry, energy, healthcare, and infrastructure & cities sectors.

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

A-Laser Provides Laser Cutting Service Applications for UV Systems

Nov 29, 2009 | BEAVERTON, OR — November 2009 — A-Laser, a division of FCT Assembly and a premier laser cutting service specializing in the ablation of ultra-thin metals and plastics, provides laser cutting service applications for UV systems.

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

DEK and Stencil Franchisee, AGI, Demonstrate Advanced Technology Offering

Nov 29, 2009 | Showcasing the latest expansion of its global stencil network, DEK and new franchisee, Huntsville, Alabama-based AGI Corporation, opened the doors of their manufacturing operation to local customers on October 21, 2009. Attended by both leading EMS and OEM electronics firms as well as Huntsville’s Mayor, Mr. Tommy Battle, the DEK-AGI Open House was a technology-rich event designed to highlight the company’s stencil production expertise.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

Universal Instruments Hosts 2009 Supplier Day

Nov 25, 2009 | Universal Instruments strengthened relationships with its supplier base by hosting an informal but informative Supplier Day at its Conklin, NY, USA headquarters. The singleday event provided an opportunity to update suppliers on Universal’s current position, as well as the company’s quality and reliability results and roadmap. It also served as an opportunity to review supplier expectations, performance, and initiatives.

Universal Instruments Corporation

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

Tyco Electronics Announces Record and Payment Dates for Fiscal 2010 First Quarter Dividend of $0.16

Nov 25, 2009 | SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) today announced that the $0.16 per share quarterly dividend for the first fiscal quarter of 2010 will be payable on Dec. 23, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 15, 2009, subject to a required filing with the Swiss Commercial Register. The dividend was approved by shareholders in the form of a capital reduction at the company's special general meeting of shareholders held on Oct. 8, 2009.

TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity

A technology leader in the world's fastest growing markets, helping connect power, data and signal in everything from automotive and aerospace to broadband communications, consumer, energy and industrial applications.

Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Manufacturer of Components, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

DEK Safeguards Productivity with Sentinel Launch at Productronica

Nov 24, 2009 | Screen printing and mass imaging world leader DEK chose Productronica earlier this month to launch Sentinel, a breakthrough productivity-enhancing solution that lowers the cost of achieving more good boards from the stencil printing process.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

Henkel Introduces Zero Halogen Multicore HF108 Solder Paste

Nov 24, 2009 | Henkel’s in-depth materials development initiatives surrounding halogen-free innovation has yielded another process-enabling product. Multicore HF108 is a lead-free, halogen-free solder paste that combines all of the benefits of robust lead-free materials with the advantage of no deliberately added halogen and is now commercially available.

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

Bliss Debuts BlissAdvantage Video

Nov 24, 2009 | MILPITAS, Calif. — November 2009 — Bliss Industries Inc., provider of material handling carts and racks for PCB assembly, announces the release of its latest video entitled BlissAdvantage. The video explains why Bliss Industries is the right solution for any facility.

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

R&D Technical Services Appoints Technical Resources Corp. to Represent Florida and Puerto Rico

Nov 24, 2009 | BURNSVILLE, MN — November 2009 — R&D Technical Services Inc. announces that it has appointed Technical Resources Corporation as its sales representative for Florida and Puerto Rico.

R&D Technical Services, Inc.

R&D Technical Services, Inc.

R&D Technical Services was formed in 1996 to support the Vapor Reflow market and is currently the leading source of Vapor Phase equipment.

Burnsville, Minnesota, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SEHO Systems’ Christian Ott Holds Successful SMTA Chapter Presentation

Nov 24, 2009 | ERLANGER, KY ? November 2009 ? SEHO Systems GmbH, a leading worldwide soldering provider, announces that Christian Ott, Senior Sales and Project Manager, successfully presented a paper titled “Effects of an Appropriate PCB Layout and Soldering Nozzle Design on Quality and Cost Structure in Selective Soldering Processes.” The presentation was held at the Tampa Bay Chapter meeting on Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at Tucson’s Grill & Cantina in Clearwater, FL.

SEHO Systems GmbH

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

STI Electronics, Inc. Updates its Quality System to ISO9001-2008

Nov 24, 2009 | MADISON, AL — November 2009 — STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that it has updated its ISO 9001-2000 certification to ISO-9001-2008.

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

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