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Libra Industries Presents 10-Year Service Awards to Two Employees

Feb 02, 2017 | Libra Industries today announced its service awards for Q4 2016. Ken Groenstein from the Test Department, and Bob Thibodeau from the Quality Department, were both presented with 10-year service awards.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Libra Industries CEO Rod Howell presenting the service award to Bob Thibodeau.

Libra Industries, Inc.

A leading provider of integrated Electronic Manufacturing Services serving OEM manufacturers dealing with complex or technically sophisticated manufacturing requirements in diverse industries and applications.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Contract Manufacturer

New Bubble Washer System for Stubborn Flux Cleans Five Times Faster than Immersion Cleansing

Feb 01, 2017 | Seika Machinery now carries the SAWA PIBW-T100L Bubble Washer System. The system provides effective cleansing with the surface active agent-free electrolysis water and eco-friendly SAWA Pica SNW-H20 alkaline solvent.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

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

Umut Tosun to Instruct Professional Development Course at IPC APEX 2017

Feb 01, 2017 | ZESTRON is pleased to announce that Umut Tosun will instruct a professional development course at IPC APEX 2017. “Electronic Assembly Reliability – Meeting the Challenges of Today’s Design” is scheduled to be held during the “PD27: Cleaning Electronic Assemblies: Process, Materials, Analytics” session on Thursday, February 16th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

ZESTRON Americas

ZESTRON Americas

The globally leading provider of high precision cleaning products, services and training solutions in the electronics and semiconductor manufacturing industries.

Manassas, Virginia, USA

Cleaning, Test Services, Training Provider

Metcal Announces Major Rebranding on Milestone 35th Anniversary

Feb 01, 2017 | With the upcoming introduction of a game-changing technology, new investments in technology and engineering, and a deep product pipeline, Metcal announces a revitalization of its brand and further strengthens its position as the industry innovator.

Metcal

Metcal

Manufacturer of high-performance precision rework systems for the electronics bench. Product lines include: Hand Soldering and Desoldering, Convection Rework products, Fume Extraction and Fluid Dispensing tools.

Cypress, California, USA

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

Aegis to Showcase FactoryLogix Best-in-Class Materials Management at IPC APEX EXPO 2017

Feb 01, 2017 | Aegis Software announces the exhibition of the latest generation FactoryLogix Manufacturing Execution Software (MES) at IPC APEX EXPO 2017 in San Diego this February 14th-16th. Aegis will demonstrate how FactoryLogix is helping customers drive operational efficiency with a uniquely comprehensive solution to materials management. Aegis will also discuss how the Company is supporting the IPC Connected Factory Initiative to develop a non-proprietary machine data interface standard that will enable Industry 4.0 benefits for our industry.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

SHENMAO America, Inc. Sponsors the SMTA Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium, February 6-9, 2017

Feb 01, 2017 | SHENMAO America supports the SMTA by sponsoring the Luau & Reception at the Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium event held at the Sheraton Poipu Kauai Resort in Kauai, Hawaii.

Shenmao Technology Inc.

Shenmao Technology Inc.

SHENMAO Technology, Inc. supplier of Pb/Pb-free Solder Pastes, Solder Wire, Solder Bar, Flux, BGA Sphere, Bumping Paste/Flux, PCB Plating Anode, PV Ribbon Electronics Assembly Materials, for over 44 years from 10 world locations.

TaoYuan County, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Assembly, Component Packaging, Repair/Rework, Soldering

An Invitation to ICE Totally gaming Exhibition 2017 in London, Booth N1-224

Feb 01, 2017 | ADLINK is pleased to invite you to join us at ICE Totally Gaming Exhibition at our booth N1-224. The event takes place 7th ~ 9th of February 2017 in London.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

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

New Taipei City 235, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Components

Aegis Software Continues Expansion in Europe through Partnership with R-PRO in Russia

Feb 01, 2017 | A leading provider of MES systems, Aegis Software announce that R-PRO, a value-added reseller (VAR) has joined their partner program as a leading service, sales and integration distributor for Russia. Through the partnership, R-PRO will expand the reach of Aegis’ software solutions within Russia.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Aegis launches new Russian language website in support of its expansion into Europe

Feb 01, 2017 | In support of its growing presence in the Russian market, Aegis Software is inviting visitors to explore its new Russian language website, which has been designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly experience providing access detailed product information, videos, case studies, technical data and service support information in their local language.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

ADLINK Introduces High Performance Machine Vision Products Featuring New Value Series Smart Camera

Feb 01, 2017 | ADLINK Technology today announced the release of its new NEON-1021 Intel® Atom™ E3845 processor-based smart camera, EOS-1300 4CH PoE Compact Vision System, and PCIe-GIE72/74 2/4CH GigE Vision PoE+ frame grabbers, delivering precise image acquisition with high integration, effectively reducing TCO.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

ADLINK Technology, Inc.

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

New Taipei City 235, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Components

Assel expands its manufacturing facility

Feb 01, 2017 | Assel expands its manufacturing facility by 800m2

Assel

Assel

Assel is Contract Manufacturing Services provider specialising in Electronics, Electromechanical Assembly & Systems Integration; providing Supply Chain Management, Engineering support & other services tailored to customers’ needs

Pruszcz Gdanski, Poland

Other, Assembly, Turnkey, Contract Manufacturer, Subcontractor

Effective protection for PCBs while desoldering

Jan 31, 2017 | • JBC improves its Hot Air stations for a better rework process. • The company will be demonstrating the JTSE and TESE stations at the IPC APEX EXPO 2017 • Booth 715

JBC Soldering Tools

New JTSE and TESE Hot Air Stations

JBC Soldering Tools

Since 1929, JBC has been at the forefront in developing soldering and rework tools for electronic professionals. JBC is a renowned brand offering a quick and efficient service with a distributor network covering the 5 continents.

Molins de Rei, Spain

Soldering

ASCENTECH, LLC Named North American Distributor for New Inspectis Optical Inspection Line; Exhibits at IPC/APEX 2017

Jan 30, 2017 | Ascentech, LLC has been named the new North American distributor for Inspectis, a new line of advanced optical inspection solutions for PCB assembly. Inspectis offers a line of plug and play, reliable and cost effective high definition camera microscopes designed for non-contact optical inspection, quality control, repair and rework, and more. Inspectis all-in-one optical inspection systems offer 12:1 optical zoom, auto focus, integrated illumination and on-board controls, producing a crisp picture of inspection objects up to 100x magnification directly onto an LCD monitor or PC. Designed for productivity and ergonomic use with a 245mm working distance, Inspectis provides relief to eyes, neck and shoulders and reduces the time spent on inspection. Operators can sit comfortably in a good working position and carry out their optical inspection tasks efficiently. An optional built-in laser pointer aims at the area of interest and assists in locating it on the screen. Ascentech will exhibit and demonstrate the Inspectis product is Booth# 3136 at IPC/APEX 2017 in San Diego.

Ascentech LLC

New Inspectis Optical Inspection Line.

Ascentech LLC

North American Distributor for GEN3 Systems Ltd.test equipment and reliability products, and Optilia and Inspectis HD Camera inspection tools.

Chester, Connecticut, USA

Distributor, Manufacturer's Rep

SHENMAO America, Inc. Exhibits February 14 - 16 at IPC APEX EXPO 2017 Booth # 1532 San Diego Convention Center

Jan 30, 2017 | Featuring how to solve Solder Paste issues such as Voids, Head on Pillow, Slumping, Non-Wetting Open and Short Stencil Life with Higher Quality Flux and Extremely Pure Virgin Powder made by SHENMAO, Resulting in Solder Joints of Ultimate Quality.

Shenmao Technology Inc.

Shenmao Technology Inc.

SHENMAO Technology, Inc. supplier of Pb/Pb-free Solder Pastes, Solder Wire, Solder Bar, Flux, BGA Sphere, Bumping Paste/Flux, PCB Plating Anode, PV Ribbon Electronics Assembly Materials, for over 44 years from 10 world locations.

TaoYuan County, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Assembly, Component Packaging, Repair/Rework, Soldering

Dr. Mike Bixenman to Present during the Technical Conference at APEX

Jan 30, 2017 | KYZEN is pleased to announce that Dr. Mike Bixenman will present two papers at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO at the San Diego Convention Center. “Electrochemical Methods to Measure the Corrosion Potential of Flux Residues” will be presented during Session S04 on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 from 1:30-3 p.m. The paper was co-authored by David Lober and Anna Ailworth, KYZEN, and Bruno Tolla, Ph.D., Jennifer Allen, Denis Jean and Kyle Loomis from Kester Corporation. The paper entitled, “Does Cleaning the PCB before Conformal Coating Add Value?” will be presented during Session S20 on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 from 1:30-3 p.m. The paper was co-authored by Mark McMeen and Jason Tynes, STI Electronics, and Gustavo Arredondo, ParaTech Coating.

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

ASC International to Exhibit at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, CA

Jan 30, 2017 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #2727 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center.

ASC International

VisionPro HSi.

ASC International

Supplier of Optical Based Inspection and Measurement Equipment.

Medina, Minnesota, USA

Inspection

CalcuQuote Launches BidCQ

Jan 29, 2017 | CalcuQuote announces a new Bid Sheet Portal, allowing electronics contract manufacturers to send, and component distributors to receive, Bill of Material (BOM) bid sheets in a single, easy-to-use interface. The new platform, called BidCQ, gives distributors bid sheets detailing part manufacturers, manufacturer’s part number, and a product description, as well as access to line-item attachments. Distributors can respond to customer requests for quote (RFQ) with their on-hand inventory or lead time, price information across quoted quantities, minimum quantity buys, quantity multiples, suggested alternate parts, and other information.

CalcuQuote

CalcuQuote

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

Dallas, Texas, USA

Other, Consultant, Service Provider, Software Manufacturer

TopLine’s Micro-coil Springs (MSC) for CCGAs in Harsh Environments Featured at IPC/APEX EXPO 2017

Jan 29, 2017 | TopLine will exhibit its MSC Series of Micro-coil springs, a novel interconnect for CCGA (Ceramic Column Grid Array) IC packages for harsh environments. In tests using daisy chain test vehicles, Micro-coil springs absorbed extreme shock of up to 50,000g before failing. Commercial applications include aerospace, avionics, military, down-hole oilfield drilling and automotive electronics. Test results were initially presented at IEEE CPMT 2012.

Speedline Technologies, Inc.

Speedline Technologies, Inc.

Speedline Technologies serves the electronics assembly and semiconductor packaging industries with class-leading equipment, responsive support and unparalleled process knowledge.

Franklin, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Cleaning, Screen Printing, Soldering

MicroCare Introduces Versatile New Flux Remover at IPC APEX EXPO

Jan 29, 2017 | MicroCare Corp. will once again be showcasing their family of critical cleaning products at the IPC APEX EXPO, in San Diego CA from 14-16 February. At this show they will introduce their newest electronics cleaners, the Tergo™ High Performance Flux Remover.

MicroCare Corporation

Tergo™ High Performance Flux Remover.

MicroCare Corporation

The leading supplier of cleaners and lubricants for critical environments.

New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Cleaning

VJ Electronix Adds Component Handling Automation to XQuik II

Jan 29, 2017 | VJ Electronix introduces component reel handing automation for its popular XQuik II with AccuCount system. 

VJ Electronix

The revolutionary XQuik II with AccuCount.

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.

Bohemia, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, Inspection, Repair/Rework, Soldering

Viscom to present new product developments at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego

Jan 29, 2017 | At the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, Viscom will present the latest generation of its inspection systems and solutions. The show is scheduled to take place Feb. 14–16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center, California, USA. Special highlights are the advanced 3D AOI with 360View, precise AOI for coating inspection, and the tried and tested X7056 3D AXI system. Last but not least: the new Viscom App for mobile devices will be presented.

Viscom AG

Viscom AG

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

Hanover, Germany

Inspection

STI Electronics Sponsors Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium

Jan 29, 2017 | STI Electronics today announced its sponsorship of the 2017 Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium. STI is a corporate sponsor for this year’s event, which is scheduled to take place Feb. 6-9, 2017 in Kauai, Hawaii.

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

IPC President and CEO John Mitchell to Serve on the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations Board of Directors

Jan 29, 2017 | IPC President and CEO John Mitchell has been elected to serve on the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) Board of Directors.

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

Discover How Vi TECHNOLOGY Can Improve SMT Production Line Performance: Visit the Company at the 2017 Innovations Forum

Jan 29, 2017 | Vi TECHNOLOGY will participate in the Innovations Forum 2017 – Leaders Conference, scheduled to take place March 9, 2017 in Boeblingen, Germany. Vi TECHNOLOGY company representatives will discuss how the company has coupled its 5K3D AOI with the PI Series 3D SPI and SIGMA Link to create a complete inspection solution for smart factories.

Vi TECHNOLOGY

Vi TECHNOLOGY

Vi TECHNOLOGY is a worldwide global supplier of a wide range of innovative Automated Inspection AOI, 3D-SPI equipment and software solutions that provide real time data collection and correlation across the SMT line.

Richardson, Texas, USA

Inspection

New Dispensing & Conformal Coating Products - Live Demo - Booth 2933, APEX San Diego

Jan 26, 2017 | GPD Global will exhibit in Booth 2933 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO 2017 scheduled to take place February14-16, San Diego Convention Center. GPD Global will officially launch its new, fully automated dispense platform, Hyperion, and a new, low cost conformal coating system.

GPD Global

Hyperion Fluid Dispensing System.

GPD Global

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

Grand Junction, Colorado, USA

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

Gen3 Systems to Present Research Conducted with Robert Bosch at Apex

Jan 26, 2017 | Gen3 Systems Limited, a specialist British manufacturer and distributor, is pleased to announce that its Production Manager Mark Routley will present the paper titled “Process Control of Ionic Contamination achieving 6-Sigma Criteria in the assembly of Electronic Circuits” alongside Dr Pierre Eckold of Robert Bosch at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO.

Gen3 Systems

Mr Mark Routley, Production Manager of Gen3 Systems

Gen3 Systems

Gen3 Systems is a specialist manufacturer of test and measurement equipment used to help predict reliability of electronic circuits and systems in the field.

Farnborough Hampshire, United Kingdom

Assembly, Cleaning, Inspection, Test Services

Hanwha Techwin Acquires SAMSUNG C&T Automation, Will Exhibit at APEX

Jan 25, 2017 | SAMSUNG C&T Automation will exhibit in booth #3400 at the upcoming IPC APEX Expo, scheduled to take place February 14-16 in San Diego, CA. SAMSUNG C&T Automation was acquired by Hanwha Techwin effective January 1, 2017.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

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

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing

Low Cost Nibbler for Singulating Tab Routed Boards

Jan 25, 2017 | Singulating tab routed printed circuit cards in low to medium volume production quantities is safe and easy with the N100 Nibbler from FKN Systek. Blades are available in standard thicknesses of .120”, .093” and .062”. Custom sizes to match the width of the routed section can be ground. Tabs are cut cleanly on each side so that no further clean up is required to remove excess material, as is often the case when using hand tools or when breaking the panels manually. In addition, since only one tab is cut at a time, minimal stress is imparted to the board during the process as the panel is not pressed between two points during the cut.

FKN Systek

FKN Systek

Depanelizer Equipment and Tools For Electronic Assembly.

Millis, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Antistatic, Drilling/Routing, OEM

NEO Tech to Highlight Solutions for Medical Design & Manufacturing at MD&M West 2017

Jan 25, 2017 | NEO Tech announces that it will exhibit its medical design service solutions, as well as medical device repair and refurbishment, and miniaturization services for implantable medical electronics from February 7-9 at the 2017 MD&M West Exhibition in Anaheim. NEO Tech’s technology and medical solution expert team members will be located in booth 673.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Tech combines the strengths of three leading contract manufacturers: NATEL, EPIC, and OnCore.

Chatsworth, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Contract Manufacturer

Registration is now open for the 38th Annual EOS/ESD Symposium, Tutorials, and Exhibits!

Jan 25, 2017 | Register now for the 38th Annual EOS/ESD Symposium to be held September 11-16, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove (Anaheim), CA, USA. Benchmark your company’s operation against the practices of other companies. Solve business challenges in controlling ESD by networking with other ESD professionals and industry experts to learn best practices and technology advancements for ESD Control.

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

The EOS/ESD Association is a professional voluntary association dedicated to advancing the theory and practice of electrostatic discharge (ESD) avoidance.

ROME, New York, USA

Association, Non-Profit

Your Invitation to attend and experience EOS/ESD Association, Inc. standards development!

Jan 25, 2017 | Serving as the focal point for ESD standards development, EOS/ESD Association, Inc. standards and specifications provide the guidance that companies need to get their ESD control programs off and running. As an ANSI recognized standards development organization, EOS/ESD Association, Inc. has published more than seventy documents covering electrostatic discharge in the electronics environment. These include standards, standard test methods, standard practices, technical reports, and informational advisory documents. More than 100 volunteers work on standards projects, including cooperative efforts with JEDEC, U.S. military agencies and governmental units, and European standards development bodies.

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

The EOS/ESD Association is a professional voluntary association dedicated to advancing the theory and practice of electrostatic discharge (ESD) avoidance.

ROME, New York, USA

Association, Non-Profit

Attend the IEW – for Stimulating Discussions on ESD with Colleagues from Around the World!

Jan 25, 2017 | Register today for the 11th Annual International Electrostatic Workshop (IEW) being held May 7-11, 2017 at the Granlibakken Conference Center & Lodge, Lake Tahoe, CA USA The IEW facilitates access to and interactions with industry leaders through invited seminars, technical sessions, special interest groups (SIGs), discussion groups (DGs), and invited speakers. This year we focus on The Intersection of ESD Challenges for Emerging/Advancing Technologies and Markets; IC Designer’s Perspective on ESD; and Everything EOS – Product, Failure Analysis, Reliability, Verification, and Test Engineers. Participating at the IEW will provide: • An immersive, interactive experience with experts on technical advancements • All-inclusive pricing – workshop, hotel, and meals • Peer reviewed poster format for future full paper development • Gain valuable industry recognition and receive feedback • Interactive and in-depth discussion groups

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

EOS/ESD Association, Inc.

The EOS/ESD Association is a professional voluntary association dedicated to advancing the theory and practice of electrostatic discharge (ESD) avoidance.

ROME, New York, USA

Association, Non-Profit

ITW EAE Introduces MPM 100 Printer to Meet Market Demand for Reduced Cost

Jan 25, 2017 | MPM printers have a reputation for being fast, precise, and highly reliable, with performance unmatched by any other printer in their class. The New MPM 100 brings the quality and performance expected from MPM at a reduced price.

Speedline Technologies, Inc.

Speedline Technologies, Inc.

Speedline Technologies serves the electronics assembly and semiconductor packaging industries with class-leading equipment, responsive support and unparalleled process knowledge.

Franklin, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Cleaning, Screen Printing, Soldering

The SMTA Capital Chapter to Host First Meeting of the Year on February 23rd at The Test Connection

Jan 24, 2017 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is pleased to announce its first meeting of 2017 on February 23rd, scheduled from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at The Test Connection, 11400 Cronridge Drive, Suite H, Owings Mills, MD, 21117. The focus of this chapter meeting will be “Flying Probe in Modern Day” presented by Joe Folsom and Tim Dykes, The Test Connection, featuring a demo and tour of the facility.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

Flying Probe.

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

NEO Tech Built Battery Packs Successfully Launched into Space, and Installed at NASA’s International Space Station

Jan 24, 2017 | NEO Tech announces that six Lithium-Ion Battery Orbital Replacement Units (ORUs) that it assembled for Aerojet Rocketdyne were launched into space for the International Space Station on December 9, 2016, with the first three successfully installed in the International Space Station January 6, 2017. The new battery cell used in the ORUs is a third-generation of Li-ion cell that is designed specifically for space.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Tech Built Battery Packs.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEO Tech combines the strengths of three leading contract manufacturers: NATEL, EPIC, and OnCore.

Chatsworth, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Contract Manufacturer

KIC Strengthens Its Sales Channels & Customer Support in the Upper Midwest

Jan 24, 2017 | KIC is pleased to announce the appointment E-tronix as its representative in the Upper Midwest. E-tronix is an experienced manufacturers’ representative company that specializes in the electronics assembly, medical device manufacturing, semiconductor manufacturing and research and development industries. KIC has signed on E-tronix to cover the Upper Midwest territory, including Minnesota, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota and Iowa.

KIC

Erik Stromberg.

KIC

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

Henkel to Showcase Broad Range of Enabling Electronic Materials at IPC APEX Expo 2017

Jan 24, 2017 | At next month’s IPC APEX Expo (APEX) event in San Diego, California, Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ electronics business will display a full range of state-of-the-art electronic materials, all designed to push the conventional limits of performance capability. From February 14 through 16 in booth #1501, Henkel’s line of game-changing solder, encapsulant, underfill and thermal materials will be on show.

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

ZESTRON Academy Releases 2017 Webinar Schedule

Jan 24, 2017 | ZESTRON Academy is pleased to release the 2017 Cleaning Webinar Series schedule.

ZESTRON Americas

ZESTRON Americas

The globally leading provider of high precision cleaning products, services and training solutions in the electronics and semiconductor manufacturing industries.

Manassas, Virginia, USA

Cleaning, Test Services, Training Provider

PVA Announces the Release of the New ProFlow 2K Progressive Cavity Pump

Jan 24, 2017 | The ProFlow 2K is a dual component dispenser designed for applying small volumes of 2-part adhesives in lines or dots with a high level of control.

Precision Valve & Automation (PVA)

Precision Valve & Automation (PVA)

PVA is a supplier of conformal coating systems, fluid dispensing solutions and precision valve technology used in industries from solar, semiconductor packaging, PCB assembly, medical device manufacturing & consumer electronics.

Cohoes, New York, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing, OEM

Mid-January Sale on Tweezer Based LCR- and ESR-meters

Jan 24, 2017 | Siborg Systems Inc. is hosting a mid-January sale on their popular LCR-Reader and Smart Tweezers multimeters and other SMD testing devices, starting January 18th, 2017 until the end of the month.

Siborg Systems Inc

Siborg's LCR-Reader LCR- and ESR-meter and Kelvin Probe Connector for Smart Tweezers and LCR-Reader. The LCR-Reader simplifies testing SMD with a 0.5% basic accuracy and instantly displayed results. The Kelvin Probe Connector allows both LCR-Reader and Smart Tweezers to become full probe stations without virtually adding any parasitics.

Siborg Systems Inc

The home of Smart Tweezers Digital MultiMeter, the ultimate choice for SMT component characterization and PCB debugging.

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Assembly, Repair/Rework, Test Services, Distributor, OEM

PRESS RELEASE: New Product Announcement

Jan 24, 2017 | BP 256 is YINCAE’s new ball attach adhesive product

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

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

Albany, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Components/Substrates, Contract Manufacturer

JBC expands its distributor network with Flexible Assembly & Technimark

Jan 24, 2017 | The company officially welcomes two new distributors on board.

JBC Soldering Tools

JBC Soldering Tools

Since 1929, JBC has been at the forefront in developing soldering and rework tools for electronic professionals. JBC is a renowned brand offering a quick and efficient service with a distributor network covering the 5 continents.

Molins de Rei, Spain

Soldering

JBC extends its cartridge range with new models

Jan 24, 2017 | JBC cartridges have been designed to best suit the operator’s working needs.

JBC Soldering Tools

Cartridges with extended tip life

JBC Soldering Tools

Since 1929, JBC has been at the forefront in developing soldering and rework tools for electronic professionals. JBC is a renowned brand offering a quick and efficient service with a distributor network covering the 5 continents.

Molins de Rei, Spain

Soldering

Lead-Free Photo Album to Speed Up Creating Your Training

Jan 24, 2017 | This CD-ROM provides the process or quality engineer with a source of photographs of over 350 process examples which may be used in company inspection document or presentations. The photographs can also be used in marketing and advertising material or in technical articles see http://www.bobwillis.co.uk/product-category/photo-cd-rom/

ASKbobwillis.com

All the photos you need royalty free to brighten up you PowerPoint files

ASKbobwillis.com

On site and online Training and consultancy in electronics manufacture. Wide range of training products which are solder worldwide by IPC, SMTA, SMART Group and others

Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom

Consultant, Training Provider

MIRTEC REPORTS RECORD SALES REVENUE 2016

Jan 23, 2017 | MIRTEC Co. LTD, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology”, reports record sales revenue for its North American Sales and Service Division for 2016. “We are very pleased to announce that MIRTEC’s North American Division has achieved record sales growth in 2016!” stated Brian D’Amico, President of MIRTEC Corp.

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC Corporation

Global supplier of Automated Optical Inspection and Solder Paste Inspection Systems to the Electronics Manufacturing Industry.

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Advanced Fiber-optically Isolated Oscilloscope Probe For Floating Signals

Jan 23, 2017 | Saelig Company, Inc. has announced the availability of the Teledyne LeCroy HVFO103 - a high voltage fiber-optically isolated 60MHz oscilloscope probe.

Saelig Co. Inc.

HVFO probes by Teledyne LeCroy from Saelig

Saelig Co. Inc.

Founded in 1988 in Rochester, NY, Saelig is a North American distributor with a growing reputation for finding and sourcing unique, easy-to-use control and instrumentation products.

Fairport, New York, USA

Distributor

Pickering Expands Range of High-Density 2 Amp PXI Multiplexers

Jan 23, 2017 | Pickering Interfaces has expanded their range of High-Density 2 Amp PXI Multiplexers.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Manufacturer of commercial and custom switching systems used in the electronics test market and for imbedded switch systems in OEM equipment.

Essex, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Components

Kurtz Ersa Announces Record Growth Globally in 2016

Jan 23, 2017 | Kurtz Ersa North America has completed its financial results for 2016 and announces its third record setting year in all regions of the world.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering

IPC North American EMS and PCB Statistical Programs Open

Jan 21, 2017 | IPC’s North America statistical programs for the rigid PCB, flexible circuit and contract electronics manufacturing (EMS) industries are now open to new participants for 2017. The deadline for IPC members to sign up is February 3. Participation is free to IPC-member companies as a benefit of membership.

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

“Defect of the Month” videos online 24/7 with Bob Willis

Jan 21, 2017 | Welcome to this Bob Willis “Defect of the Month” video This month we cover Poor Hole Fill on PCBs during Soldering https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlSF9ubGEA8

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More defects, we help your engineering team solve problems 24/7

ASKbobwillis.com

On site and online Training and consultancy in electronics manufacture. Wide range of training products which are solder worldwide by IPC, SMTA, SMART Group and others

Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom

Consultant, Training Provider

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