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OK International Soldering, Desoldering & Rework System wins again

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

OK International

OK International

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

Cypress, California, USA

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

Henkel affected by economic downturn

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

Henkel Electronic Materials

Henkel Electronic Materials

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

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

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

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

Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O is the world's leading provider of manual and automated programming solutions for semiconductor (IC) devices. Data I/O's solutions, software and programming engine ensures devices are programmed correctly every time.

Redmond, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

productronica 2009 Defies Difficult Market Conditions, Focuses On Innovation

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

Messe München GmbH

Messe München GmbH

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

München, Germany

Events Organizer

SIPLACE Feeder Care: Professional support for in-house maintenance

May 06, 2009 | To maximize their placement quality and speed, electronics manufacturers must keep their feeders in top condition. With the SIPLACE Feeder Care Solutions 2009, a newly developed maintenance concept, technology leader Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems now offers electronics producers the facility to significantly reduce their feeder maintenance costs.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

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

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

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

High-speed on-demand electronics production finally becomes reality with the new SIPLACE SX

May 06, 2009 | With the SIPLACE SX, Munich-based technology leader Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems (SEAS) introduces a placement machine that opens the door to totally new manufacturing concepts and delivers significantly more efficiency in response to increasingly frequent product changeovers and massive demand fluctuations.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

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

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

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

SIPLACE innovations successful at trade and technology shows

May 06, 2009 | The presentations of technology leader Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems (SEAS) at regional trade shows like APEX in Las Vegas, Nepcon in Shanghai and SMY/Hybrid/Packaging in Nuremberg, Germany confirm that the company has set the right course for the future.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

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

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

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

Tyco Electronics Joins Cisco Technology Developer Program, Completes Interoperability Testing

May 06, 2009 | BERWYN, Pa., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ Tyco Electronics' AMP NETCONNECT business unit has joined the Cisco Technology Developer Program as part of the program's IP Communication / Solution Enablers category. In addition, the AMP NETCONNECT MRJ21 high-density modular cabling system has successfully completed interoperability testing* with the Cisco Catalyst 6500 high capacity switch.

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

Balver Zinn Group Appoints ARK Manufacturing Solutions as Representative for the Southwest of America

May 06, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group has today announced the appointment of ARK Manufacturing Solutions as manufacturer's representative for the Balver Zinn and Cobar brands in the Southwestern American territory of Arizona, New Mexico and Sanora, Mexico.

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

NBS Appoints Norcomp Inc. as Its Manufacturer's Representative for Northern California

May 06, 2009 | Santa Clara � May 2009 � Leading EMS provider NBS announces the appointment of Norcomp Inc., the premier manufacturer sales organization in California and Nevada having its focus on leading technology companies. The company will provide sales coverage for NBS' services throughout Northern California.

NBS Design, Inc.

NBS Design, Inc.

At NBS Design, we deliver a complete contract manufacturing solution to meet complex product requirements across semiconductor, military, communications, industrial and medical markets.

Santa Clara, California, USA

Contract Manufacturer

SMTA China Awards Global SMT & Packaging Media of the Year 2009

May 05, 2009 | NAPLES, FL � Trafalgar Publications Ltd., publishers of Global SMT & Packaging, the leading B2B magazine on electronics manufacturing on three continents, was honored to receive the Media of the Year Award from SMTA China. The award was presented to Trevor Galbraith, Editor-in-Chief, during the recent NEPCON China exhibition and conference that took place in Shanghai, China.

Global SMT & Packaging Magazine

Global SMT & Packaging Magazine

Solution-led technical articles and business information for the SMT and Advanced Packagin industries. Print editions in Europe, United States and China. Global E-newsletter and website, plus regional sites in Japan, China, Hungary and India

Glastonbury, United Kingdom

Publication or Online Resource

Kyzen to Feature AQUANOX� A4241 at SMTA Houston 2009

May 05, 2009 | NASHVILLE � May 2009 � Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that it will feature AQUANOX� A4241 PCB and Stencil Cleaner at the upcoming SMTA Houston Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, May 28, 2009 at the Sam Houston Race Park in Houston, TX.

KYZEN Corporation

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Orchid Technologies Engineering & Consulting, Inc.

Orchid develops custom electronic products for OEM's.

Maynard, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Turnkey, Service Provider

Data I/O Announces New Distribution Partnership with Le Champ in SE Asia

May 04, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � May 4, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that the company recently completed a distribution agreement with Le Champ Pte Ltd.

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

Techcon Systems' Steve Collier to Present at DELO Seminar on UV Adhesives in Eindhoven in May

May 04, 2009 | May 2009 � Techcon Systems, a leading global supplier of fluid dispensing systems and accessories, announces that it will present at the DELO Seminar on UV Adhesives in Eindhoven on the 6th May 2009. Techcon Systems' European Sales Manager for the OEM Division, Steve Collier, will present a paper on best practice dispensing of UV cure adhesives using precision dispensing systems.

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 to Highlight METALNOX� M6960 at EASTEC 2009

May 04, 2009 | NASHVILLE � May 2009 � Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that it will feature METALNOX� M6960, an industrial vapor cleaning solvent, in booth 3021 at the upcoming EASTEC Advanced Productivity Exhibition, scheduled to take place May 19-21, 2009, at the Eastern States Exhibition Grounds in Springfield, MA.

KYZEN Corporation

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Balver Zinn Group Appoints Kirby & Demarest as Representative for the Northwest of America

May 04, 2009 | Balver Zinn Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Kirby & Demarest as manufacturer's representative for the Balver Zinn and Cobar brands in the North American regions of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and British Columbia in Canada.

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

Kyzen's Tom Forsythe Gave Economic Insight at SMTA China Annual Breakfast

May 04, 2009 | NASHVILLE � April 2009 � Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Tom Forsythe, Vice President of Kyzen presented a successful speech on the state of the economy at the SMTA China Annual Breakfast, held during the recent NEPCON China exhibition and conference that took place in Shanghai, China.

KYZEN Corporation

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Data I/O Announces New Sales Representative Partnership with Process Automation & Tool, LLC

May 04, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � May 1, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that the company completed a sales representative agreement with Process Automation & Tool, LLC to represent Data I/O in the Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi electronics assembly markets.

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

Printca Denmark has succeeded reconstruction phase after GPV Bankruptcy

May 01, 2009 | The danish high reliability supplier has been separated from GPV Group

Printca ApS

Printca ApS

The dedicated bare board supplier to the aerospace industry

Aalborg, Denmark

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs

High Performance Electronics Cleaning and Coating Symposium Call for Abstracts Announced

May 01, 2009 | MINNEAPOLIS, MN � The High Performance Electronics Cleaning and Coating Symposium technical committee is pleased to announce a call for abstracts for the industry's premier conference on cleaning for electronics assembly to be held September 30, 2009 in Coventry, England. The symposium will focus on all classes of high reliability and high performance electronics assembly and will include case studies from manufacturing experts in the aerospace and defense, automotive, consumer telecommunications, and medical products industries.

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

DEK PV1200 attracts huge interest at Photon Munich

May 01, 2009 | Screen printing specialist DEK attracted an unprecedented amount of interest with its compelling next-generation PV1200 solar metallization line at the recent Photon exhibition in Munich.

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

Aqueous Technologies Names 3S Technologies as Turkish Distributor

May 01, 2009 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA � April 2009 � Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it has appointed 3S Technologies as its distributor for Turkey.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

Kyzen's Mike Bixenman to Be Guest Speaker at SMTA Michigan Chapter Presentation

May 01, 2009 | NASHVILLE � April 2009 � Kyzen, a world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that Mike Bixenman will be the special guest speaker at the Michigan Chapter of SMTA's Technical Presentation on PCB Cleanliness and Cleaning Technologies in Detroit, MI, scheduled to take place Friday May 15, 2009 from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m.

KYZEN Corporation

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Balver Zinn Receives Corporate Sponsor of the Year Award from SMTA China

May 01, 2009 | BALVE, GERMANY � April 2009 � Balver Zinn, a leading provider of high-quality anodes with various alloys as well as soft solders and special wires, announces that Josef Jost, President of Balver Zinn, received a Corporate Sponsor of the Year Award from SMTA China. The award was presented during the recent NEPCON China exhibition and conference that took place in Shanghai, China.

Balver Zinn

Balver Zinn

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

Balve, Germany

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

Data I/O Announces New Sales Representative Partnership with Matthew Associates in New England Region

May 01, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � April 29, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that the company completed a sales representative agreement with Matthew Associates.

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

Aqueous Technologies Expands Etek's European Responsibilities

May 01, 2009 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA � April 2009 � Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it has expanded the responsibilities of European distribution partner, Etek Europe Ltd. to cover the UK.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

Kester Announces Approval of FL250D No-Clean Paste by Leading Network Equipment Company

May 01, 2009 | ITASCA, IL � April 2009 � Kester announces that its FL250D no-clean solder paste has been added to the global approved materials list of a leading network equipment company due to its excellent properties in terms of eliminating/preventing head-in-pillow defects.

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

Aqueous Technologies Appoints New Distributor in Korea

May 01, 2009 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA � April 2009 � Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it has appointed NamA Electronic Industry Co., Ltd. as its new distribution partner in Korea.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

Orchid Technologies Engineering & Consulting, Inc.

Orchid develops custom electronic products for OEM's.

Maynard, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Turnkey, Service Provider

Medical Electronics Symposium CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

Apr 28, 2009 | The SMTA and MEPTEC are pleased to announce the combination of their 2009 Medical Electronics Symposia. The two-day technical program will be held September 16-17, 2009 in Phoenix, AZ. ASU's College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation will co-sponsor this event.

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

Data I/O Announces New Sales Representative Partnership with Kirby & Demarest

Apr 28, 2009 | REDMOND, Wash. � April 27, 2009 � Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces the company completed a sales representative agreement with Kirby & Demarest to represent Data I/O in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.

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

SIPLACE at the SMT Hybrid&Packaging in Nuremberg: SIPLACE breaks new grounds in electronics manufacturing

Apr 27, 2009 | In difficult times like these, marketing budgets in general and trade show budgets in particular are often subject to particularly close inspection and analysis, which leads to questions such as �Why don't we save the money it costs to be present at trade shows?�, �Shouldn't we focus more on R&D and services instead?� and �Do trade shows still make sense in the age of the Internet?�, to list just a few.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

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

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

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

DEK launches Stinger; brand new low volume adhesive dispenser

Apr 27, 2009 | DEK has launched its brand new Stinger* technology, an integrated low volume adhesive dispense module enabling dual function capability from a single screen printing platform. Ideal for customers working with mixed technology boards for example, Stinger is an easy-to-use, flexible system featuring innovative patented technology to eliminate unnecessary stoppages and raise productivity.

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

Europlacer Receives Order for Xpress Placement System

Apr 27, 2009 | DORSET, UNITED KINGDOM - April 2009 - Blakell Europlacer Ltd., a designer and manufacturer of comprehensive SMT placement systems for the global electronics industry, announces that CT Production placed an order for the Xpress placement system.

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

Microscan Introduces Visionscape� Smart Camera to Electronics Industry

Apr 27, 2009 | RENTON, WA � April 2009 � Microscan, a global technology leader for precision data acquisition and control solutions, announces the new Visionscape� Smart Camera that combines technologies from machine vision and auto ID into a singular PCB inspection solution that is powerful, low-cost, and easy to use.

Microscan

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

PCB Fabricator Saturn Electronics Receives ITAR Registration

Apr 27, 2009 | ITAR Latest in String of Achievements to Include TS16949 and AS9100

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Saturn Electronics Corporation

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

Romulus, Michigan, USA

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

Aqueous Technologies Appoints New Distributor for Nordic Region

Apr 27, 2009 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA � April 2009 � Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it has appointed Cyncrona as its new distributor for Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and the Baltics.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

KIC and Balver Zinn Group Collaboration to Debut at SMT/Hybrid/Packaging Show 2009

Apr 27, 2009 | San Diego � April 2009 � KIC, the leader of thermal process development and control products, and winner of multiple industry awards, recently announced that the BALVER ZINN Group, with its Balver Zinn and Cobar brands, is now a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) for KIC's products.

KIC Thermal

KIC Thermal

KIC's provides products and services designed to improve a variety of thermal monitoring, profiling and process control applications.

San Diego, California, USA

Software Manufacturer

Elite Electronics Purchases Europlacer's iineo

Apr 27, 2009 | DORSET, UNITED KINGDOM - April 2009 - Blakell Europlacer Ltd., a designer and manufacturer of comprehensive SMT placement systems for the global electronics industry, announces that Elite Electronics Systems has placed an order for the iineo.

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

Juki Wins an Impressive Seven Awards in One Month

Apr 27, 2009 | MORRISVILLE, NC - April 2009 - Juki Corporation announces that it has won seven awards at two different trade shows in the month of April. By continually striving to produce the highest quality products with the lowest cost of ownership, Juki has accomplished a feat that reflects its commitment to developing new and innovative products to meet the needs of its customers.

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

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

Aqueous Technologies' Michael Konrad to Present at SMTA Chapters

Apr 27, 2009 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA � April 2009 � Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that Michael Konrad, President of Aqueous Technologies Corp., has presented �Conductive Crystals, White Residues, and Lower Reliability � The Rush to Clean No-Clean� at several local SMTA chapters including San Diego and Los Angeles/Orange County.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

MY500 Jet Printer wins SMT 2009 VISION Award

Apr 23, 2009 | MYDATA's Jet Printer MY500 received the SMT 2009 VISION Award in the category �Solder Paste Printing - Jetting & Others�. The award was handed out during a ceremony at NEPCON Shanghai on April 21st, 2009.

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic, formerly MYDATA, is the key manufacturer of assembly machine for electronics. Our product portfolio contains Pick&Place machines, Jet-printing machines and component storage towers.

Täby, STOCKHOLM, Sweden

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, OEM

A multifunctional printed circuit board, integrating sensor and evaluation electronics, has passed initial customer production release tests

Apr 23, 2009 | W�rth Elektronik's cantilever sensors revolutionise applications such as ERP and identification systems

Würth Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG

Würth Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG

We produce circuit boards from your specifications in various designs.

Niedernhall, Germany

Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Micronic Laser Systems AB intends to acquire MYDATA automation AB

Apr 23, 2009 | Micronic Laser Systems and Skanditek Industrif�rvaltning have signed a letter of intent whereby Micronic intends to acquire MYDATA automation. The transaction is structured so that Micronic Laser Systems acquires MYDATA automation from Skanditek Industrif�rvaltning and the minority shareholders against payment in the form of newly issued shares in Micronic. Following the transaction, Skanditek Industrif�rvaltning will be the largest shareholder in Micronic, owning close to 38 per cent of the capital and vote.

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic, formerly MYDATA, is the key manufacturer of assembly machine for electronics. Our product portfolio contains Pick&Place machines, Jet-printing machines and component storage towers.

Täby, STOCKHOLM, Sweden

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, OEM

Winning streak at DEK reinforces global technology leadership

Apr 23, 2009 | DEK is currently celebrating an unprecedented winning streak, having collected four awards recognizing its global contributions in service and innovation this year to date. Proving that even in challenging economic conditions, the company's development and engineering expertise continues to lead the way, the record reinforces DEK's technology leadership around the world.

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

Tyco Electronics Sets June 22, 2009 as Date for Annual and Special General Meetings of Shareholders

Apr 23, 2009 | PEMBROKE, Bermuda, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ Tyco Electronics Ltd. today announced that its rescheduled annual general meeting of shareholders will be held on June 22, 2009 at 2:00 p.m., Atlantic Time (1:00 p.m., Eastern Time).

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

SMTA South East Asia Technical Conference on Electronics Assembly Technologies Call for Presentations Announced

Apr 23, 2009 | MINNEAPOLIS, MN � The SMTA is pleased to announce its latest technical event in Penang, Malaysia. The SMTA South East Asia Technical Conference on Electronics Assembly Technologies will be held November 19-20, 2009 at the Equatorial Hotel in Penang, Malaysia. Presentations are currently being solicited for the following key technology tracks:

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

FINETECH to Present at SMT/HYBRID/PACKAGING

Apr 23, 2009 | FINETECH Product Manager Dominik Horn will give a presentation titled �QFN Rework in OEM Quality� at the upcoming SMT/HYBRID/PACKAGING Exhibition & Conference, scheduled to take place Wednesday, May 6, 2009 from 1:40-2 p.m.

Finetech

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

KIC and BTU International to Co-Host Reflow Webinar

Apr 23, 2009 | San Diego � April 2009 � KIC, the leader of thermal process development and control products, and winner of multiple industry awards, announces that it will co-host a webinar with BTU International titled �Lowering Your Reflow Costs.� BTU International is a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes for the alternative energy and electronics manufacturing markets.

KIC Thermal

KIC Thermal

KIC's provides products and services designed to improve a variety of thermal monitoring, profiling and process control applications.

San Diego, California, USA

Software Manufacturer

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