SMT, PCB Electronic Industry News

SMT, PCB Electronics Assembly Manufacturing News

Stay informed with latest electronics manufacturing news added by SMTnet members.


  • SMTnet
  • »
  • SMT, PCB Electronics Manufacturing & Assembly Industry News

14670 SMT / PCB Assembly Industry News Releases

RPS Introduces New 3D Fiducial Vision Inspection

Apr 01, 2010 | RPS Develops Affordable and Easy-To-Use RPS Fiducial Correct™ | Fiducial Recognition and Automatic Position Correction for High Precision RPS Selective Soldering Systems

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. designs and manufacturers high quality precision machines for use in selective soldering, lead tinning, and solderability testing applications.

Newman Lake, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Test Services, Selective Soldering

Machine Vision Products to announce expanded range of SMT AOI solutions and Microelectronics AOI applications at APEX 2010, Las Vegas

Apr 01, 2010 | Carlsbad, CA – April 2nd, 2010: Machine Vision Products (MVP), a leader in Automated Optical Inspection will be announcing an expanded range of AOI systems at APEX 2010 in Las Vegas. As leaders in price and performance AOI, MVP has demonstrated a high degree of adaptability of their systems throughout the 16 years of service to the industry. MVP will be exhibiting at Booth 1647.

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP Spectra

Machine Vision Products, Inc

MVP is a market innovator and leader in imaging technologies for Surface Mount, Microelectronics and Packaging Technologies providing solutions for both commercial and military applications.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Inspection

H3C Boosts Production with Additional Genesis Platform Line.

Mar 30, 2010 | H3C Technologies Co., Limited (H3C), a leading global supplier of IP-based products and solutions, has purchased an additional Genesis Platform production line from Universal Instruments. The new line will be configured similar to H3C’s existing Genesis line and used to build the company’s most complex products – those that demand the highest quality and yields. The decision to purchase the Universal equipment was based on the success of the initial Genesis line in building these same products.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Genesis Platform Line

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

Seiko Instruments Smart Label Printers Cleaned Quickly and Effectively

Mar 30, 2010 | AUBURN, Maine — March 23, 2010 — Consistently printing clear and crisp labels requires the proper cleaning maintenance of any thermal printer. KICTeam's introduction of the Seiko Instruments Smart Label Printer Cleaning Card which features Waffletechnology will maintain that clarity on Seiko Instruments thermal printers. This new product was designed specifically for the SLP family of thermal printers through a joint effort of Seiko Instruments USA, Inc. and KICTeam. This new cleaning card is a quick and almost effortless means of removing any leftover adhesive residue or paper dust that can deteriorate the legibility of the print.

KICTEAM

Smart Label Printer Cleaning Cart, Remove contaminants that can degrade print clarity using new cleaning tool.

KICTEAM

The primary focus of KICTeam is the development, manufacture and distribution of high performance cleaning cards.

Belfast, Ireland

Contract Manufacturer

DEK Expands Stencil Manufacturing Network

Mar 30, 2010 | Building on its comprehensive global stencil manufacturing base, DEK has recently expanded the reach of its stencil operations by appointing Gauteng-based stencil specialist, Laser Stencil Technology (PTY) Ltd, as a new licensee. The Laser Stencil Technology manufacturing facility will serve the burgeoning South Africa region, which is home to many leading EMS and OEM firms.

ASM Assembly Systems (DEK)

ASM Assembly Systems (DEK)

The ASM SMT Solutions segment is made up of SMT Printing Solutions (DEK) and SMT Placement Solutions (SIPLACE). Under the DEK brand, it sells best-in-class printing solutions for the electronics and solar industries.

Suwanee, Georgia, USA

Screen Printing

BPM Microsystems’ 4610 Automated Production System Chosen by Major Programming Center in United Kingdom

Mar 30, 2010 | HOUSTON - BPM Microsystems, in conjunction with its distributor Adaptsys, announces that Lewmax Programming Ltd., a leading global provider of device programming and other value-added services, has chosen the 4610 automated production programmer to accommodate its increasing programming demands. The machine is expected to increase production output by 10 million programmed parts per year.

BPM Microsystems

BPM Microsystems

Exceptional electronic products start with exceptional programming. BPM Microsystems is the leading global supplier of automated and manual programming systems, serving the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Kyzen's Jack Reinke to Participate in Panel Discussion at SMTA Atlanta.

Mar 30, 2010 | NASHVILLE - Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Jack Reinke, Southeastern Regional Sales Manager, will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Relevance of Cleaning" at the upcoming SMTA Atlanta Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 15, 2010 at the Gwinnett Civic Center in Duluth, GA.

KYZEN Corporation

Jack Reinke, Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Aqueous Technologies’ Mike Konrad to Participate in Panel Discussion at SMTA Atlanta

Mar 30, 2010 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA - Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that Michael Konrad, President, will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Relevance of Cleaning" at the upcoming SMTA Atlanta Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 15, 2010 at the Gwinnett Civic Center in Duluth, GA.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Mike Konrad

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of automated defluxing/cleaning equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Corona, California, USA

Cleaning, Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

WKK Technology Ltd.'s Lionel Fullwood to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | HONG KONG - WKK Distribution Ltd., the leading supplier of industrial machinery and materials in Asia, announces that Lionel Fullwood, Technical Director, will present a paper titled "A New System for Automatically Registering and Exposing Solder Mask and Other Photopolymeric Materials Requiring High Energy Lamp Sources" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition,

WKK Ltd

Lionel Fullwood, Technical Director.

WKK Ltd

Lifecycle Electronics Manufacturing Services Provider

Kowloon, Hong Kong

Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

STI Electronics' Casey Cooper to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | MADISON, AL - 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 Casey H. Cooper, Electrical Engineering Manager will present a paper titled "Embedded Packaging Technologies: Imbedding Components to Meet Form, Fit, and Function" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

STI Electronics

Casey H. Cooper, Electrical Engineering Manager.

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

Everett Charles Technologies’ Chad Hankinson to Speak During APEX Test & Inspection Summit

Mar 30, 2010 | Everett Charles Technologies announces that Chad Hankinson, President of the Fixture and Services Group (FSG), will be a panellist on the Test & Inspection Summit at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Everett Charles Technologies

Chad Hankinson, President of the Fixture and Services Group (FSG).

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

Christopher Associates’ Jasbir Bath to Moderate Low Silver Alloys Meeting at IPC APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and photovoltaic industries announces that Jasbir Bath, Consulting Engineer with Christopher Associates/Koki Solder, will moderate Session S23, titled "Low Silver Alloys,: at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Jasbir Bath, Consulting Engineer.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Nihon Superior's Keith Sweatman to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | OSAKA, JAPAN - Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., a supplier of advanced soldering and brazing materials to the global market, announces that Keith Sweatman will present a paper titled "Effect of Soldering Method, Temperature, and Humidity on Whisker Growth in the Presence of Flux Residues" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Keith Sweatman

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Nihon has been a leader in soldering and brazing since 1966. Nihon manufactures SMT solder joining materials e.g. lead-free solder (SN100C:Sn-Cu-Ni-Ge etc): solder paste, solder spheres, flux cored solder wire, solder bar, etc.

Osaka, Japan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Juki’s Director of Technology, Gerry Padnos, to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | MORRISVILLE, NC - Juki Corporation is pleased to announce that Gerry Padnos, Director of Technology, will present a paper titled "PCB Assembly System Set-Up for Package-on-Package (PoP) Technology" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Juki Automation Systems

Gerry Padnos, Director of Technology.

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

Inspection, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering, Selective Soldering

PCB Matrix's Tom Hausherr to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | MARIETTA, GA - PCB Matrix, a Valor Computerized Systems Ltd. company that focuses on EDA efficiency, productivity and automation, announces that Tom Hausherr, EDA Library Product Manager, will present a paper titled "The Universal PCB Design Grid System" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

PCB Matrix

Tom Hausherr, EDA Library Product Manager.

PCB Matrix

PCB Matrix is dedicated to creating and delivering software tools that simplify and automate electronic product development.

Newton, Massachusetts, USA

Software Manufacturer

Techcon Systems Launches Web site in Chinese and Spanish

Mar 30, 2010 | Garden Grove, CA - Techcon Systems, a product group of OK International and a leading provider of fluid dispensing systems and products, introduces its Web site in Chinese (Mandarin) and Spanish to support its Chinese and Spanish customer base.

Techcon Systems

Techcon Systems

Techcon offers a wide array of fluid dispensing products and provides dispensing components ranging from disposable accessories to complete microprocessor-controlled dispensing systems, and precision valves.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing

Kyzen’s Mike Bixenman to Present OA Flux Cleaning Studies at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | NASHVILLE - Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Dr. Mike Bixenman will present a paper titled "OA Flux Cleaning Studies on Highly Dense Advanced Packages Parameters" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

KYZEN Corporation

Dr. Mike Bixenman

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

FINE LINE STENCIL to Highlight Stencils and Services at APEX 2010

Mar 30, 2010 | COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - FINE LINE STENCIL, a division of FCT Assembly and a leading manufacturer of stencil products, to feature industry leading stencils and services in booth 2317 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

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

Ovation launches Grid-Lok Gold; offers free Magna Print blades.

Mar 27, 2010 | Ovation on Booth 1173 at APEX is focused on innovative tools that optimize customers’ print processes to deliver great returns on investment. Taking centre stage is Grid-Lok Gold, the company’s latest fully automatic tooling solution for board and substrate support being launched at APEX 2010. Accompanying is Magna Print, a universal squeegee blade holder and paste deflector system – complete with compelling special APEX offer.

Ovation Products

Magna-Print&trade, innovative universal squeegee blade holder and paste deflector system.

Ovation Products

Pioneer of numerous productivity enhancing tools designed to optimize SMT electronic equipment and processes. Innovator of the award-winning Grid-Lok, Magna-Print and Stinger technologies.

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

The new SIPLACE SX: Groundbreaking capacity-on-demand business models for “breathing” electronics production.

Mar 27, 2010 | With its technical innovations, its gantries that can be exchanged within minutes and the SIPLACE Multistar CPP placement head with its very large component spectrum, the SIPLACE SX placement platform sets new standards in electronics production. Beyond these more technical aspects, the capacity-on-demand concept of the SX Series uses "Rent-a-Gantry" to open the door to groundbreaking new business models, which are becoming increasingly important for electronics manufacturers in today’s business environment.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

With the SIPLACE capacity-on-demand business models “Peak Demand” and “Floating Demand

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

Rehm Thermal Systems sign agreement with DPI SRL as new representative for condensation soldering systems in Italy.

Mar 27, 2010 | Rehm Thermal Systems continue its global expansion program with the announcement of a new partnership agreement. DPI SRL situated in Cassano d'Adda will now handle the distribution of Rehm's Condenso condensation soldering systems in Italy.

Rehm Thermal Systems GmbH

Rehm Thermal Systems GmbH

Manufacturer of convection reflow ovens, vapor phase ovens, convection curing, and IR curing ovens.

Blaubeuren-Seissen, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

OK International Superproducers descend on Las Vegas

Mar 27, 2010 | IPC APEX EXPO visitors to OK International booth #1482 can share the measurable Training, Application and Productivity advantages already delivered to the bottom line of hundreds of manufacturers worldwide by the company’s popular range of soldering and production assembly technologies. The OK International team will be on hand to reveal how these operational advantages can transform every visitor into a Superproducer.

OK International

new APR-5000 XL/XLS Array Package Rework System.

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

Count On Tools exhibiting at IPC APEX Expo 2010.

Mar 27, 2010 | Gainesville, GA, - Count On Tools, Inc. is excited to invite you to IPC Apex Expo 2010, taking place at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA on April 6-8, 2010. Count On Tools will be introducing their latest developments in SMT nozzles and consumables, as well as the launch of their new website with online store at their booth #1870.

Count On Tools, Inc.

SMT Replacement Parts.

Count On Tools, Inc.

COT specializes in high quality SMT nozzles and consumables for pick and place machines. We provide special engineering design service of custom nozzles for those unique and odd components.

Gainesville, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Contract Manufacturer

IPC International Conference Offers Answers to Chalenges of Flexible Circuits.

Mar 27, 2010 | BANNOCKBURN, Ill, USA, - One of the fastest growing segments of the PCB market worldwide, flexible circuits provide new opportunities in the areas of creative design, miniaturization, circuit density and interconnection reliability to help boost a company’s bottom line.

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

IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for February 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | BANNOCKBURN, Ill., USA, - IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the February findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Trends in the Book-to-Bill Ratio for Rigid PCBs.

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

Innovative Technology Center at IPC APEX EXPO Highlights Leading Edge Technologies.

Mar 27, 2010 | BANNOCKBURN, Ill., USA, - IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces the products that will be featured in the Innovative Technology Center (ITC) at IPC APEX EXPO™, April 6–8, 2010, in Las Vegas. Assessed by an IPC Review Board of industry experts, the products were selected based on their representation of a new or emerging technology of significant value and relevance to the electronics manufacturing industry.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

IPC PCB Executive Agent Task Force Optimistic About Efforts: Two Government Reports Recognize Vital Role of U.S. PCB Industry.

Mar 27, 2010 | BANNOCKBURN, Ill., USA, - Following a year of active engagement with Congress and Department of Defense (DoD) policy makers, IPC and the IPC PCB Executive Agent Task Force members' are pleased to see their efforts are having a noticeable effect. Two recently released reports from the DoD and the U.S. Commerce Department emphasize the government’s growing awareness of the importance of the U.S. printed circuit board industry in protecting national security.

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

ProWorks to Exhibit at IPC/APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | POMONA, CA - ProWorks, a division of Everett Charles Technologies, will demonstrate its new productivity modules in the Everett Charles Technologies booth, #1782, as well as in the ScanCAD booth, #1447, at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Finetech

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

VJ Technologies to Showcase Leading Processes at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | VJ Technologies, Inc., the leader in Rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, announces that it will exhibit and demonstrate X-ray and Rework solutions in booth 2059 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

VJ Electronix

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

STI Electronics, Inc. Named Finalist for Alabama Manufacturer of the Year

Mar 27, 2010 | MADISON, AL - 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 is a finalist for the Alabama Manufacturer of the Year contest, sponsored by the Business Council of Alabama and Alabama Technology Network.

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

SEHO Systems to Display Leading Soldering Equipment at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | ERLANGER, KY- SEHO Systems GmbH, a leading worldwide soldering provider, will display its latest soldering equipment in booth 259 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

SEHO Systems GmbH

PowerRepair soldering system.

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

Sono-Tek to Feature SonoFlux EZ at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | Milton, NY - Sono-Tek Corporation, the world leader in the development and application of ultrasonic spray fluxing systems and ultrasonic coating machines, will feature the SonoFlux EZ Ultrasonic Reciprocating Spray Fluxing System in booth 1783 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

SONO-TEK CORPORATION

onoFlux EZ Ultrasonic Reciprocating Spray Fluxing System

SONO-TEK CORPORATION

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

Milton, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Seika Machinery, Inc. to Feature Leading Machinery at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | TORRANCE, CA - Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will feature its leading machinery in booth 407 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Anritsu 3D Solder Paste Inspection System

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Seika Machinery provides electronics manufacturers with advanced machinery, superior materials and engineering services including Automated Test Equipment, SMTA assembly equipment and QA products

Torrance, California, USA

Cleaning, Drilling/Routing, Inspection, Distributor, Selective Soldering

RMD Instruments to Highlight the Latest Feature for its LeadTracer-RoHS System at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | WATERTOWN, MA - Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. announces that it will highlight a new solder analysis and identification feature of its innovative LeadTracer-RoHS XRF system in booth 349 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

RMD Instruments

LeadTracer-RoHS XRF

RMD Instruments

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

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

Christopher Associates Announces Product Lineup for IPC/APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and photovoltaic industries, will exhibit a comprehensive portfolio of exciting new technologies in booth #1917 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Valor to Feature Latest Software Solutions at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA - Valor Computerized Systems, Inc., global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board manufacturing supply chain, announces that it will feature its latest software solutions in booth #2228 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.

Valor Computerized Systems

Valor Computerized Systems

We are a global provider of productivity improvement software across the printed circuit board manufacturing supply chain.

Yavne, Israel

Software Manufacturer

MARTIN to Introduce Expert 10.6XL Rework System for Large PCBs at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | MARTIN, a FINETECH company, will demonstrate the new Expert 10.6XL Rework System in booth #638 at the upcoming IPC/APEX exhibition, scheduled for April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.

Finetech

Expert 10.6XL Rework System

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

CyberOptics to Expand Product Portfolio with New SPI and AOI System at APEX 2010

Mar 27, 2010 | MINNEAPOLIS - CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) announces that it will introduce its newest SPI and AOI systems in booth 2271 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

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

Cobar Solder Products to Exhibit A Range of New Products at IPC/APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | The Balver Zinn Group announces that Cobar Europe BV will introduce its new Aquasol Branded Water Soluble solder paste in booth #1876 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

Aquasol branded water soluble solder paste .

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

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

Little River, South Carolina, USA

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

Christopher Associates Announces Product Lineup for IPC/APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and photovoltaic industries, will exhibit a comprehensive portfolio of exciting new technologies in booth #1917 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Japan Unix Unisonik 414R ultrasonic robotic soldering system.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

EVS International to Highlight EVS 9000 at APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | March 2010 - EVS International, the leader in solder recovery, announces that it will highlight the EVS 9000 solder recovery system in distributor Sono-Tek’s booth 1783 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.

EVS International

EVS 9000 solder recovery system.

EVS International

World Leaders in Solder Recovery.

Cowes, United Kingdom

Environmental Resources, Soldering

Microscan to Debut Track, Trace and Control Solution at APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | RENTON, WA, - Microscan, a global technology leader for precision data acquisition and control solutions, will debut its new Track, Trace and Control (TTC) Solution, developed in partnership with Cogiscan, in booth 1826 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Microscan

Track, Trace and Control Solutions

Microscan

Microscan focuses on technologies of automatic identification, machine vision, and illumination with application solutions ranging from basic barcode reading up to complex machine vision inspection, gauging, and measurement.

Renton, Washington, USA

Inspection

Nihon Superior to Highlight a Complete Suite of SN100C Soldering Materials at APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | OSAKA, JAPAN - Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., a supplier of advanced soldering materials to the global electronics industry, announces that it will display a full range of products based on its unique lead-free solder SN100C in booth 1426 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Completely Halogen-Free SN100C P602 D4 Solder Paste.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Nihon has been a leader in soldering and brazing since 1966. Nihon manufactures SMT solder joining materials e.g. lead-free solder (SN100C:Sn-Cu-Ni-Ge etc): solder paste, solder spheres, flux cored solder wire, solder bar, etc.

Osaka, Japan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Everett Charles Technologies’ Gary St. Onge to Present at APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | Everett Charles Technologies announces that Gary St. Onge, Director of US and China Operations, will present a paper titled "Zoom Fixtures for ATE" at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

Everett Charles Technologies

Gary St. Onge, Director of US and China Operations, ECT

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

Kyzen’s Mike Bixenman to Present R.O.S.E. Research at APEX 2010

Mar 26, 2010 | NASHVILLE - Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Dr. Mike Bixenman will present a paper titled "Validity of the IPC R.O.S.E. Method 2.3.25 Researched," written in cooperation with Steve Stach, Austin American Technology, at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition.

KYZEN Corporation

Dr. Mike Bixenman

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Kester Receives ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Mar 26, 2010 | ITASCA, IL - Kester announces that its facility in Itasca, IL has received a certificate of registration for the International Standard AS9120:2002-10, ISO 9001:2008.

Kester

Kester

A leading global supplier of assembly materials to the electronic assembly, component and microelectronic marketplaces.

Itasca, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

SIPLACE Feeder Manager: Feeder pool transparency lowers costs

Mar 24, 2010 | The SIPLACE software solution provides all the features they need: inventory management and localization, maintenance cycle and repair cost monitoring, as well as feeder status and history reports. With the help of this software, electronics manufacturers can now optimize their feeder inventory, organize their preventive feeder maintenance and keep accurate records of each feeder’s maintenance and repair history.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

The SIPLACE Feeder Manager enables companies to tie up less capital in their feeder pool and significantly reduces their maintenance and repair process costs.

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

"Rent-a-Gantry" SIPLACE SX makes new Capacity on Demand business models possible

Mar 24, 2010 | Real capacity on demand requires that capacity can not only be added quickly, but also be reduced with a great deal of flexibility when it is no longer needed. That’s why SIPLACE’s new business models, which permit the short-term and intermediate-term renting of replaceable gantries, raise so much interest among electronics manufacturers. Under the general term "Rent-a-Gantry", SIPLACE offers two capacity-on-demand business models for meeting the customer’s specific needs.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

The Rent-a-Gantry models for peak demand and floating demand are exceptionally attractive options that provide electronics manufacturers with new answers to the demands of an increasingly unpredictable and often highly volatile market.

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

SIPLACE Performs Live Gantry Upgrade Demonstration at APEX

Mar 24, 2010 | The SIPLACE Team will showcase their latest "Capacity on Demand" concept by performing a live gantry upgrade demonstration with their new SIPLACE SX placement machine at APEX in Booth #2011. Visitors will be drawn to the new and unique features of the SIPLACE SX whereby exchangeable gantries can be installed or uninstalled in a matter of minutes. Visitors will also be pleasantly surprised to see the many new cost-saving business models now available resulting from the SIPLACE SX full gantry modularity design and "Capacity on Demand" concept.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

New SIPLACE SX placement system

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

Acculogic to Feature Latest Testing Technologies at APEX 2010

Mar 24, 2010 | WOBURN, MA - Acculogic's Manufacturing Test Systems Division, a global leader in electronics test and production solutions, announces that it will feature the latest testing technologies booth 249 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 6-8, 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Acculogic Inc.

FiS640 Compact In-Circuit Test System

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

  • SMTnet
  • »
  • SMT, PCB Electronics Manufacturing & Assembly Industry News
PCB machines

fluid dispensing pumps for integration