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VJ Electronix Introduces the New X-Quik Benchtop X-ray

Dec 04, 2013 | VJ Electronix, Inc.debuts a new low-cost, easy-to-use X-ray inspection system – the X-Quik.

VJ Electronix

X-Quik Benchtop X-ray

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

productronica 2013 participant statements

Dec 04, 2013 | productronica 2013 participant statements.

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

ASMPT To Acquire Screen Printer Specialist. DEK SIPLACE and DEK To Become One Team

Dec 04, 2013 | ASM Pacific Technology Limited has entered into an agreement with Dover Printing & Identification, Inc. and Dover Corporation to acquire printer specialist DEK. If approved by the antitrust authorities, ASMPT will integrate DEK into its SMT business segment which ASMPT established in 2011 when it acquired the SIPLACE SMT placement machine business from Siemens.

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

ASM Assembly Systems is the supplier of SIPLACE, a leader in surface mount technology (SMT) equipment, software, and services to the electronics assembly market.

Munich, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Software Manufacturer

Libra’s New VP of Sales and Business Development to Drive Growth in 2014

Dec 04, 2013 | Libra Industries today announced the appointment of Thomas Dykeman to Vice President of Sales and Business Development.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

 Thomas Dykeman to Vice President of Sales and Business Development

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

Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium Early Bird Deadline Announced

Dec 04, 2013 | SMTA announced that the Early Bird Registration Deadline for the 19th Annual Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium is January 8, 2014.

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

Creation Technologies Gains Sixth FDA-Registered Manufacturing Facility

Dec 04, 2013 | Electronics designer & manufacturer illustrates commitment to contract manufacturing of FDA-cleared products

Creation Technologies

Creation Technologies

A Top-25 global EMS provider headquartered in Burnaby, BC, Canada

Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Assembly, Design, Contract Manufacturer

Saline Lectronics to Install Factory-wide Traceability from Cogiscan

Dec 03, 2013 | Saline Lectronics, Inc.announces that it has purchased Cogiscan’s Track, Trace and Control (TTC) system.

Saline Lectronics, Inc

Saline Lectronics’ surface mount lines

Saline Lectronics, Inc

An electronic manufacturing services and solutions provider. Capabilities include BGA, Micro-BGA, Surface Mount or Through-Hole Technology assembly.

Saline, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Baja Bid Auctions SMT Equip from Siemens, Teradyne, & More

Dec 03, 2013 | Baja Bid announces their next online auction. This exchange auction includes equipment from several companies throughout the United States and Canada with the majority of the items located at the OSI Electronics site in North Andover, Massachusetts.

Baja Bid

Baja Bid

BAJA Bid was founded to form an auction organization with the primary objective of providing an outstanding experience for both our buyers and sellers.

Odessa, Florida, USA

Equipment Auctions, Equipment Dealer / Broker

Indium Corporation, Kyzen, DEK Host Seminar in the Philippines

Dec 03, 2013 | Indium Corporation, Kyzen, and DEK hosted a technical seminar on November 27, 2013 in Manila, Philippines. The seminar, titled Soldering, Cleaning & Machine Efficiency, featured presentations by Sehar Samiappan, area technical manager – Indium Corporation; Jason Chan, technical applications manager – Kyzen; and Lee Hong Kim, solutions engineering manager – DEK. Each presenter delivered two presentations.

Indium Corporation

Indium Corporation

Solder pastes, solder preforms, solder spheres, soldering fluxes, electrically-conductive adhesives. All alloys: tin-lead, lead-free, indium alloys, and more.

Utica, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Computrol Invests in a Third KISS 103 Selective Solder System

Dec 02, 2013 | Computrol, Inc. has placed an order for its third KISS 103 Selective Solder System from ACE Production at its manufacturing facility in Meridian, Idaho.

Computrol, Inc.

Third KISS 103 Selective Solder System

Computrol, Inc.

Computrol, Inc. is a national leader in low to medium volume, high mix contract manufacturer of electronic assemblies. We specialize in customer service, quality and on time delivery. We have 3 locations in the United States.

Meridian, Idaho, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Contract Manufacturer

North American PCB Sales and Order Growth Strengthening

Dec 02, 2013 | IPC announced the October findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. Sales and order growth strengthened in October, but the book-to-bill ratio declined to 0.94.

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

K.R. Anderson, Inc. Launches Name Rebranding Initiative

Dec 02, 2013 | K.R. Anderson, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials including adhesives, sealants, soldering materials, coatings and other materials for many industries including aerospace, transportation and electronics announces a rebranding initiative. Our new name will be Krayden Inc. derived from our sister company headquartered in Denver Colorado. K.R. Anderson, Inc. has been successfully serving western North America for the past 45 years and in recent years has expanded tothe Asian region with operations in Manila and Philippines.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

productronica 2013 – more international visitors and concrete business transactions

Dec 02, 2013 | After four days, the outcome of the 20th productronica was very positive: About 38,000 visitors from 83 countries participated in the international trade fair for innovative electronics production in Munich. Compared to 2011, there was another sharp increase in the number of visitors from abroad – especially from non-EU countries.

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

Universal's Fuzion Platform Awarded at Productronica

Dec 02, 2013 | Universal Instruments' FuzionXC2-37™ Platform was presented the Global SMT & Packaging Global Technology Award at Productronica 2013 as the top machine in the "Placement Equipment - Low/Medium-Volume" category.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Delivering all-in-one flexibility, Universal's FuzionXC2-37 allows manufacturers to quote any job in an increasingly uncertain environment. This versatile solution combines high-speed chip to extreme odd-form placements from 01005 passive components up to 150mm connectors with 5kg placement force and parts up to 25mm tall, all on the same platform.

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

Mechatronika Showcased New Products at Productronica 2013

Dec 02, 2013 | Mechatronika has showcased its products at Productronica International Trade Fair for Innovative Electronics Production in Munich, Germany.

Mechatronika

Mechatronika

Manufacturer of automatic & semi-automatic SMT machines.

Warsaw, Poland

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

Profitable Innovation Requires Reliable Equipment Google Chromecast IC is tested on Multitest’s proven MT9928 Gravity Test Handler

Dec 02, 2013 | Multitest announces that its MT9928 Gravity Feed Handler has been selected to support the Google Chromecast-related production by a leading semiconductor company.

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

MT9928 Gravity Feed Handler

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest is one of the world´s leading manufacturers of semiconductor material handling equipment and interfaces for the testing and calibration of semiconductors and sensors.

Rosenheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SiC MOSFET-based Power Modules Utilizing Split Output Topology for Superior Dynamic Behavior

Nov 28, 2013 | The split output topology negates the limitations of the SiC MOSFET.

Vincotech

Vincotech

Vincotech, an independent operating unit within Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, develops and manufactures high-quality electronic power components for Motion Control, and Renewable Energy application

Unterhaching, Germany

OEM

Martin Streamlines and Simplifies Rework with New Process Shuttle

Nov 27, 2013 | Martin introduced its new rework Process Shuttle that streamlines flux and solder paste dipping or printing, and pre-positions the smallest surface mountable devices (SMDs) for pickup. This enhancement to the company's EXPERT 10.6 rework system was designed to increase the efficiency and quality of the work performed.

Finetech

Martijn Process Shuttle Streamlines and Simplifies Rework

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

Gorilla Circuits Purchases ERSA POWERFLOW N2 Wave and VERSAFLOW 3/66 Selective Solder machine

Nov 27, 2013 | Kurtz Ersa North America announces that Gorilla Circuits purchased a POWERFLOW N2 Full Nitrogen Tunnel Wave Solder Machine and VERSAFLOW 3/66 selective soldering machine.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

IWLPC Celebrates a Successful 10 Years

Nov 26, 2013 | The 2013 International Wafer-Level Packaging Conference (IWLPC), organized by SMTA and Chip Scale Review magazine, celebrated its 10th consecutive annual event on November 5-7, 2013 with a very successful conference and exhibition. Technical presentations covered a large range of applications, challenges, and solutions. This 10th anniversary event with over six hundred total participants had thirty-nine presentations in three parallel tracks over the two days.

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

Indium Corporation Technology Expert to Present at EPTC

Nov 25, 2013 | Indium Corporation's Dr. Weiping Liu, research metallurgist, will present at the 15th Electronics Packaging Technology Conference (EPTC) December 11-13 in Singapore.

Indium Corporation

Dr. Weiping Liu, Research Metallurgist, Indium Corporation.

Indium Corporation

Solder pastes, solder preforms, solder spheres, soldering fluxes, electrically-conductive adhesives. All alloys: tin-lead, lead-free, indium alloys, and more.

Utica, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

SIPLACE: Successful Productronica 2013 trade show

Nov 25, 2013 | The Productronica 2013 show was another great success for the SIPLACE team of ASM Assembly Systems. The technology leader registered an increase of roughly 25 percent in booth visitors and concrete inquiries - part of the reason why it was able to sign concrete deals at the show.prospective customers from Eastern Europe.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

ASM Assembly Systems registered an increase of roughly 25 percent in booth visitors and concrete inquiries – part of the reason why it was able to sign concrete deals at the show.

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

Innovative Sensors Require Advanced Test Equipment Multitest ships first MEMS tri-temp solution for 3+2 axis magnetic test and calibration

Nov 25, 2013 | Multitest announces that its leading solution for 3-axis magnetometer plus 2-axis low g-test and calibration fully supports the technical features of today’s advanced 3D hall sensors.

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

Multitest is one of the world´s leading manufacturers of semiconductor material handling equipment and interfaces for the testing and calibration of semiconductors and sensors.

Rosenheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

New Technologies Includes Europlacer Technology in Its Successful Workshop

Nov 25, 2013 | Europlacer recently hosted a workshop during the Radel exhibition, which took place from October 30-November 1 in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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

GKG Asia’s Top-Rated Fully Automatic GT Printer on Display at HKPCA & IPC Show

Nov 25, 2013 | GKG Asia Pte Ltd announces that it will highlight its GT printer in booth 2D15 at the International Printed Circuit & APEX South China Fair (HKPCA & IPC show), scheduled to take place December 4-6, 2013 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center (SZCEC).

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GT printer

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG is the leading China brand for fully automatic vision printers supplied to the SMT industries for PCB assembly. The GKG's products are represented in more than 20 countries.

Frontier, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

Process Technology Introduces New High Wattage Inline Heater

Nov 22, 2013 | Process Technology introduces its new Frontier™ Series electropolished stainless steel inline fluid heater for high purity solvent heating applications.

Process Technology

Process Technology

Process Technology is a wet process heating and cooling equipment manufacturer offering electric immersion heaters, inline heaters, heat exchangers, and temperature and level controls.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Other

James Spencer Promoted to Engineering Manager at Computrol

Nov 22, 2013 | Computrol, Inc. announces that it has promoted James Spencer to Engineering Manager.

Computrol, Inc.


James Spencer Promoted to Engineering Manager at Computrol

Computrol, Inc.

Computrol, Inc. is a national leader in low to medium volume, high mix contract manufacturer of electronic assemblies. We specialize in customer service, quality and on time delivery. We have 3 locations in the United States.

Meridian, Idaho, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Contract Manufacturer

CyberOptics Appoints ASC International as Its Sales Representative for Northwest and Southeast US

Nov 22, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) announces the appointment of ASC International as its sales representative for the Northwest and Southeast states, effective immediately. ASC’s territory will include Arkansas, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

CyberOptics Corporation

CyberOptics Corporation

CYBEROPTICS is a global leader in high-precision 3D sensors that significantly improve yields and productivity in the 3D scanning and metrology, Surface Mount Technology & Semiconductor Markets

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Inspection

Balver Zinn Grants Sublicenses to Stannol GmbH, Wuppertal and Felder GmbH

Nov 22, 2013 | Balver Zinn today announced that it has granted sublicenses to Stannol GmbH, Wuppertal and Felder GmbH, Oberhausen for the popular SN100C® alloy patented by Nihon Superior Co. Ltd. for manufacturing in Germany and sales globally with the exception of UK and Ireland.

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

ACD to Present Its Single-Source Manufacturing Services at DMC

Nov 22, 2013 | ACD will exhibit in Booth #306 at the Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) & Expo, scheduled to take place December 2-5, 2013 at the Gaylord Palms Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL.

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

An EMS provider offering the whole package from concept to delivery. We take you from schematic to the design, fabrication, domestic and offshore assembly, final test, box build and even the logistics

Richardson, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Design, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes MIRTEC as 2013 Company of the Year for SMT Automated Optical Inspection

Nov 21, 2013 | The company has demonstrated an unrivaled ability to understand the complexity of electronics assembly as well as key customer needs

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

SMTA “Members of Distinction” Award Winners Announced

Nov 21, 2013 | During the 2013 Annual Meeting at SMTA International, the SMTA honored members who have shown exceptional service to the association and the electronics assembly industry.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

The SMTA membership is a network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies and related business operations.

Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at productronica 2013

Nov 21, 2013 | Despite chilly temperatures in Munich last week, things got “heated” as 43 competitors went soldering iron to soldering iron at IPC’s Hand Soldering Competition at productronica 2013, November 12–15. Emerging victorious and taking first place, a cash prize of €500 and a new soldering station from JBC Tools, was Jacek Majchrzak, PartnerTech, Poland.

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

Ersa Wins Global Technology Award from Global SMT & Packaging

Nov 21, 2013 | Ersa announced that it was awarded a 2013 Global Technology Award in the category of Soldering Equipment – Selective for its ECOCELL in combination with the FIFO TOWER C.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Rainer Krauss, General Sales Manager Ersa GmbH, accepts the Global Technology Award at Productronica

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

New LPKF ProtoMat D104 with UV Laser Tool

Nov 21, 2013 | LPKF Laser & Electronics AG presents a spectacular new development: The LPKF ProtoMat D104 unites the best features of advanced LPKF ProtoMats with the high precision of the ProtoLaser systems. The highlight of this product innovation is a special UV laser.

LPKF Laser & Electronics

The ProtoMat D104 was developed for use in highly demanding laboratory and development facilities.

LPKF Laser & Electronics

With its broad product range LPKF is one of the world market leaders in the "in-house rapid PCB prototyping" and "StencilLaser" services

Tualatin, Oregon, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Drilling/Routing

Step-Up Stencils with the StencilLaser

Nov 21, 2013 | A step stencil is an SMD stencil made with local depressions (step-down) or raised areas (step-up) to allow the solder paste volume to be varied locally. This allows for mounting of both SMD components with a low pitch and robust connection components on PCBs in a single step.

LPKF Laser & Electronics

LPKF Laser & Electronics

With its broad product range LPKF is one of the world market leaders in the "in-house rapid PCB prototyping" and "StencilLaser" services

Tualatin, Oregon, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Drilling/Routing

Information on component usage, attrition costs, batch traceability ... all on your smart phone or tablet

Nov 21, 2013 | Seratel have announced extended reporting capabilities for their “Reel aMounts” component counting and labelling system, bringing the system to smart phones and tablets.

Seratel Ltd.

Reel aMounts Reporting Centre - Report Categories

Seratel Ltd.

Seratel produces computer systems to aid electronics manufacturing. Our systems can help you with component counting (SMD and loose), labelling, kitting, placement verification, WIP tracking, traceability, product routing and more.

Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland

Visit GKG Asia at C-Touch 2013 to See the Fully Automatic GT Printer in Action

Nov 21, 2013 | GKG Asia Pte Ltd announces that it will exhibit its GT printer in Hall A2, Stand #718 at the 11th China (Shenzhen) International Touchscreen Exhibition (C-Touch), scheduled to take place November 25-27, 2013 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center (SZCEC).

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG is the leading China brand for fully automatic vision printers supplied to the SMT industries for PCB assembly. The GKG's products are represented in more than 20 countries.

Frontier, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

STI Electronics Releases 2014 Training Schedule

Nov 20, 2013 | STI Electronics, Inc.announces that it has released the training schedule for 2014.

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

Libra Industries invests in current business and future growth

Nov 20, 2013 | Libra Industries announces that it has invested in two additional Hanel Rotomat Inventory Carousels (Model 946/349) and upgraded storage software.

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG is the leading China brand for fully automatic vision printers supplied to the SMT industries for PCB assembly. The GKG's products are represented in more than 20 countries.

Frontier, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

GKG Asia Announces a Successful productronica Exhibition in Germany

Nov 20, 2013 | GKG Asia Pte Ltd announces that it participated in the recent productronica exhibition that took place November 12-15, 2013 in Munich, Germany and reports that the show was a complete success.

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GL printer

GKG Asia Pte Ltd

GKG is the leading China brand for fully automatic vision printers supplied to the SMT industries for PCB assembly. The GKG's products are represented in more than 20 countries.

Frontier, Singapore

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

Nano Coating Expert Tony Lentz to Present at SMTA Austin

Nov 20, 2013 | FCT Assembly today announced that Field Application Engineer Tony Lentz will present at the upcoming SMTA Austin (CTEA) Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, December 5, 2013 at the Norris Conference Center in Austin, TX. Lentz will present “Can Nano Coatings Really Improve Stencil Performance?”

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

 Field Application Engineer Tony Lentz

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

ECT Offers ZIP® Z0 and Z1 Contacts in HyperCoreTM Base Material

Nov 20, 2013 | Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) announced today that the .4mm and .5mm ZIP® Z0 and Z1 performance production contacts are now available in the high-performance HyperCore™ base material.

Everett Charles Technologies

Everett Charles Technologies

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

Pomona, California, USA

Inspection

PROMATION to Launch European Sales Q1 2014

Nov 20, 2013 | PROMATION announces that its line of robotic soldering systems will have a formal presence in Europe beginning in 2014.

PROMATION, Inc.

PROMATION, Inc.

PROMATION offers automated products in 4 key areas: PCB handling systems, robotic soldering systems, automatic label placement, and work bench/work flow solutions.

Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Other, Soldering

Production Manager at ACD Transitions to Director of Manufacturing Operations

Nov 20, 2013 | ACD announces the promotion of Tim Tsui to Director of Manufacturing Operations.

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

Tim Tsui to Director of Manufacturing Operations

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

An EMS provider offering the whole package from concept to delivery. We take you from schematic to the design, fabrication, domestic and offshore assembly, final test, box build and even the logistics

Richardson, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Design, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer

NCAB Group Continues Service Expansion with Rep in OR and CA

Nov 20, 2013 | NCAB Group today announced the appointment of Jim Anderson at FlagIron, Inc. as its representative for key accounts in Oregon and California.

NCAB Group USA

Jim Anderson

NCAB Group USA

One of the world's largest suppliers of PCBs.

Hampstead, New Hampshire, USA

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

Ersa’s New England Office to Support East Coast Expansion

Nov 20, 2013 | Kurtz Ersa North America today announced the opening of its new East Coast office in Hudson, New Hampshire.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Ersa’s new East Coast office

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Koh Young America Appoints Two New Engineers to Strengthen Direct Service Capabilities

Nov 20, 2013 | Koh Young America (KYA) announces the appointment of two new engineers, David Nemeth and Derek Barton, to its direct service staff. Headquartered out of the new Chandler office, they will be responsible for handling equipment service issues and process development assistance for Koh Young America’s growing customer base in the Americas.

Koh Young Technology

David Nemeth

Koh Young Technology

Koh Young Technology is the world's leader in 3D solder paste and SMT component / solder joint measurement and inspection technology used in the production of micro-electronics assemblies.

Seoul, South Korea

Inspection

Indium Corporation's Pony Liao Earns Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

Nov 20, 2013 | Indium Corporation is pleased to announce that Pony Liao, area technical manager - Northern China, has earned his Six Sigma Black Belt certification through the American Society for Quality.

Indium Corporation

Pony Liao, Indium's Area Technical Manager – Northern China

Indium Corporation

Solder pastes, solder preforms, solder spheres, soldering fluxes, electrically-conductive adhesives. All alloys: tin-lead, lead-free, indium alloys, and more.

Utica, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

SMTA "Members of Distinction" Award Winners Announced

Nov 19, 2013 | During the 2013 Annual Meeting at SMTA International, the SMTA honored members who have shown exceptional service to the association and the electronics assembly industry.

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

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