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IDTechEx Launch Subscription Services for Emerging Technology Market Intelligence

Apr 23, 2013 | IDTechEx has launched new subscription offerings across its range of topics. This allows clients who require vital on-going market intelligence data and analysis to access a broad selection of technology and market data on a given topic or across topics, with access to analysts and continual updates throughout the subscription period.

IDTechEx, Inc.

IDTechEx, Inc.

Since 1999 IDTechEx has provided independent market research and business intelligence on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Consultant, Events Organizer

An Huynh Celebrates Five Successful Years at ACD

Apr 23, 2013 | ACD, announces the five-year anniversary of An Huynh, Mechanical Assembler. An started in ACD’s mechanical assembly department and moved into ball grid array rework.

Automated Circuit Design (ACD)

 An Huynh

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

Nordson DAGE Launches the New Jade FP X-ray Inspection System at NEPCON China

Apr 23, 2013 | New system delivers high technology in cost-effective platform

Nordson DAGE

Nordson DAGE

The leading provider of award winning bond testing equipment and continues to invest significantly in research and development to remain at the cutting edge of bond tester technology.

Aylesbury. Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Inspection, Test Services

AIMEX II Announced

Apr 22, 2013 | The all-in-one placement machine AIMEX II has been developed. The AIMEX II inherits concepts from the popular AIMEX, but with increased flexibility and expandability.

Fuji Machine Mfg., Co. Ltd.

AIMEX II

Fuji Machine Mfg., Co. Ltd.

A leading manufacturer of SMT equipment and other machine tools used in industrial manufacturing.

Aichi, Japan

OEM

Data I/O Corporation to Display Intelligent eMMC Controller Adapter at NEPCON China The Low-Cost Benefits of Bare-NAND The Conveniences of Managed-NAND

Apr 22, 2013 | Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), will display the Intelligent eMMC Controller Adapter at NEPCON China April 23rd – 25th, 2013 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center.

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

Virtual Industries Announces Availability of new WAFER-VAC System

Apr 22, 2013 | Virtual Industries Inc., announces the availability of its new WAFER-VAC system with 8" molded wafer tip (WV-9000-MW8).

Virtual Industries, Inc.

Virtual Industries, Inc.

A leading supplier of manual vacuum handling solutions to the worlds high technology firms.

Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

Component Preparation, Inspection, Repair/Rework

Kyzen to Showcase its Advanced Packaging Cleaning Chemistry at the IPC ESTC Show in Las Vegas

Apr 22, 2013 | Kyzen will showcase AQUANOX® A4638 Advanced Packaging Cleaning Chemistry in Booth #407 at the IPC Electronic System Technologies Conference & Exhibition (ESTC)

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

STI Electronics, Inc.’s Outside Sales Manager Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Apr 22, 2013 | STI Electronics, Inc., announces that it celebrated James Nicholson’s 15-year anniversary with the company this week.

STI Electronics

David Raby presents James Nicholson with 15-year anniversary certificate

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

FCT Assembly Develops New Low-Melting Tin/Bismuth Solder Paste

Apr 22, 2013 | FCT Assembly announces that it has developed a new low-melting Tin/Bismuth solder paste – NC722.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Thin is In! – Bliss Introduces Low Profile Stencil Cart to Support DEK® VectorGuard® Foils

Apr 22, 2013 | MILPITAS, Calif. — April 22nd, 2013 — Bliss Industries Inc., provider of handling carts and racks for electronics assembly, announces a new Stencil Storage Cart to support the DEK® VectorGuard® foil technology.

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Bliss Stencil Cart Supports DEK® VectorGuard® Foils

Bliss Industries, Inc.

Carts and Cart based process methods that dramatically improve productivity of SMT production lines. Carts for SMT feeder storage and staging, SMT reels, SMT Stencils , Chip Tubes, Solder Pallets, PC

Milpitas, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

New IPC Certification Program Helps Electronics Manufacturers Protect Intellectual Property

Apr 19, 2013 | IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® recently launched a certification program that allows printed board manufacturers to demonstrate a commitment and ability to protect customers’ intellectual property and comply with industry best practices.

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

AIM Solder Receives Environmental ISO 14001:2004 Certification

Apr 19, 2013 | AIM Metals & Alloys LP, announces that its Montréal facility has been awarded ISO 14001:2004 certification in Environmental Management Systems. ISO® (International Organization for Standardization) 14001:2004 is an internationally recognized set of standards that sets out a framework for an organization to develop and implement policies and objectives for setting up an effective environmental management system.

AIM Solder

AIM Solder

AIM is a leading global manufacturer of tin-lead and lead-free solder assembly materials for the electronics industry.

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Pulse Electronics Announces Catalog NFC Antennas

Apr 18, 2013 | Pulse Electronics Corporation announces a new catalog selection of ferrite-loaded, stamp, and wire-on-carrier near field communication (NFC) antennas. These products are ideal for integration into point-of-sale terminals, security and access control panels, transportation payment devices, and consumer electronics.

Pulse Electronics

NFC antennas are ideal for integration into point-of-sale terminals, security and access control panels, transportation payment devices, and consumer electronics.

Pulse Electronics

Pulse Electronics has a long operating history of innovation in magnetics, antennas and connectors.

San Diego, California, USA

Subcontractor

Pickering Interfaces Introduces Highest Density PXI Matrix Solutions

Apr 18, 2013 | Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of 2A matrices with the highest density solutions available in PXI. The new solutions increase the density of electro-mechanical relay matrices by up to 75% compared to Pickering Interfaces previous products and more than twice the density of competitor’s products.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

40-575 Ultra High Density Matrix

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

Pickering Interfaces Introduces New High Density PXI BRIC

Apr 18, 2013 | Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of 2A BRIC matrices with the introduction of the 40-568. The 40-568 is a high density multi-slot BRIC occupying 2, 4 or 8 slots of a PXI chassis and provides a range of 1 pole matrix solutions from 75x4 to 600x4, substantially increasing the density of 2A matrices compared to competing solutions.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

The 40-568 is a high density multi-slot BRIC occupying 2, 4 or 8 slots of a PXI chassis and provides a range of 1 pole matrix solutions from 75x4 to 600x4, substantially increasing the density of 2A matrices compared to competing solutions.

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

IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe 2013 Award Winners

Apr 18, 2013 | The annual printed electronics award winners were announced at the IDTechEx Printed Electronics event this week in Berlin, Germany. The awards recognize outstanding progress in the development and commercialization of printed electronics, an industry that produces a huge amount of technical innovation which will be used in many products, and is now being widely adopted.

IDTechEx, Inc.

Printed Electronics Europe 2013 Award Winners

IDTechEx, Inc.

Since 1999 IDTechEx has provided independent market research and business intelligence on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Consultant, Events Organizer

The PXI Show 2013 - Date and Venue announced With the participation of Geotest Inc.

Apr 18, 2013 | The PXI Show is a one-day event focusing exclusively on the world's most popular modular Test, Measurement and Automation platform. Conceived and organised by a consortium of T&M professionals, the show offers Design, Test & Production managers and engineers a unique location in which they can experience first-hand the extensive range of PXI products currently available from the industry's leading vendors. New for 2013 is the inclusion of PXI System Integrators and Service providers. The event also presents a perfect opportunity for networking with both peers and suppliers in a relaxed and informal setting.

Marvin Test Solutions

 GX7600 Series - 9 Slot, 3U PXI Express Chassis

Marvin Test Solutions

A global producer of PXI and PC-Based test equipment, software and automated test solutions for the electronics industry.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Components, Other, Test Services, Turnkey

Make It Fast – Make It Easy with Multitest’s MT9510 Access+ Contacting Unit Holder

Apr 18, 2013 | Multitest, announces that the new Access+ contact unit holder (CUH) for the MT9510 significantly shortens the downtime of the test cell.

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

CyberOptics and DEK Link Together at NEPCON China to ‘Close the Loop’

Apr 18, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE), will offer ‘LIVE’ demonstrations of its breakthrough closed loop feedback technology from booth 1G55 at NEPCON China 2013, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2013 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center.

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

MIRTEC PRESENTS TWO AWARDS DURING SMT/HYBRID/PACKAGING 2013

Apr 18, 2013 | MIRTEC,announces that it presented two awards to its sales distributors on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 during the SMT/Hybrid/Packaging exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany.

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Video Demonstration for HIOKI 1240 Flying Probe Tester with New Software Programming Feature Is Now Live on Seika TV

Apr 18, 2013 | Seika Machinery, Inc., announces that it has added a video demonstration of the HIOKI 1240 Flying Probe Tester with the new software programming feature to Seika TV.

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, Selective Soldering

Murrietta Circuits achieves MIL-PRF-55110G for Polyimide Materials

Apr 18, 2013 | Murrietta Circuits has announced that his company has successfully completed all the testing and has been granted full MIL-PRF-55110 G qualification for polyimide material, which will allow them to begin receiving Military orders polyimide material PCBs immediately.

Murrietta Circuits

Murrietta Circuits

A turnkey supplier of Electronic Manufacturing Services with a specialization in pcb design, pcb assembly, pcb manufacturing, pcb prototype.

Anaheim, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Design, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Isola USA Enhances Its Quick Turnaround Service - Orders can be ready to ship in less than 24 hours.

Apr 17, 2013 | Isola announced that it has enhanced its Quick Turnaround (QTA) Service in the US to support its customers’ Just-in-Time (JIT) inventory strategies and QTA programs.

Isola Group

Isola's QTA Service

Isola Group

Isola a global material sciences company focused on designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepregs used to fabricate advanced multilayer PCBs.

Chandler, Arizona, USA

Laminates

United Power: Plasmatreat US acquires 4th State, Inc.

Apr 17, 2013 | In the course of its expansion in the American market Plasmatreat US, Elgin, IL a subsidiary of Plasmatreat GmbH, Germany, has acquired the Californian low-pressure (LP) plasma specialist 4th State, Inc., Belmont.

PLASMATREAT US LP

Photo: copyright Plasmatreat The low-pressure plasma system R2R60 treats surfaces of rolled goods up to 60 inch widths.

PLASMATREAT US LP

The Plasmatreat Group is the world market leader for atmospheric pressure plasma-jet technology. The eco-friendly Openair®-Plasma surface inline treatment creates best conditions for adhesive bonding, printing and coating results.

Elgin, Illinois, USA

Cleaning

MIRTEC TO PREMIER NEW 3D AOI, SPI AND LED INSPECTION SYSTEMS DURING NEPCON CHINA 2013

Apr 17, 2013 | MIRTEC Co., Ltd. today announced that it will premier its complete line of 3D AOI, SPI and LED inspection systems in Booth #1G68 at NEPCON China 2013, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2013 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center.

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Courses at IPC ESTC to Explore Advanced Technology, Reliability and Product Performance Systems Approach to Product Realization Emphasized

Apr 17, 2013 | IPC ESTC will feature eight professional development courses examining packaging, materials, design and assembly considerations in electronics, from bare board to end-product, May 20–21 and May 23, 2013, at The New Tropicana in Las Vegas.

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

Major NY Based OEM Places Order for FCT Assembly’s VectorGuard® Stencil Frames

Apr 16, 2013 | FCT Assembly announces that a major OEM based in New York recently placed an order for two VectorGuard® stencil systems.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

ViTrox Technologies to Debut New Capabilities of Its V810 X-Ray Inspection System in Asia at NEPCON China 2013

Apr 16, 2013 | ViTrox Technologies, will exhibit in Booth #1H60 at NEPCON China 2013, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2013 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center.

ViTrox Technologies

ViTrox Technologies

A cutting-edge solutions provider of innovative, advanced and cost effective automated vision inspection system & equipment for the semiconductor and electronic packaging industries

Penang, Malaysia

Inspection

Etek Europe Ltd. Appoints New General Manager for Etek Ireland

Apr 16, 2013 | Etek Europe Ltd. announces the appointment of Gabriel Burke as Etek Ireland’s new General Manager. Etek Ireland is the latest addition to the now firmly established Etek Europe organization.

Etek Europe

Gabriel Burke, General Manager – Ireland

Etek Europe

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

Prestwick, United Kingdom

Distributor

The SMTA Capital Chapter to Host Second Meeting of the Year on May 16th at DfR Solutions

Apr 16, 2013 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is pleased to announce its upcoming meeting on May 16, 2013, from 5:30 pm until 8 pm at DfR Solutions’ brand new facility in Beltsville, Maryland.

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

Understanding Environmental and Conflict Minerals Regulations

Apr 16, 2013 | Get information on developing industry practices at IPC Conflict Minerals Update and It’s Not Easy Being Green conferences

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

BTU International Inc. announcing that Fred Dimock will present at the IMAPS NE 40th Symposium & Expo

Apr 15, 2013 | BTU International, Inc. announces that Fred Dimock will present at the IMAPS NE 40th Symposium & Expo on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Boxborough, Massachusetts. Dimock’s presentation, entitled “Thermal Degradation of Type K Thermocouples at 850° C and 225° C,” will take place during the Thermal Management Session of the technical program.

BTU International

BTU International

Global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes to the electronics assembly market.

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Visit KIC this Week at the SMTA Huntsville & Atlanta Expo & Tech Forums

Apr 15, 2013 | KIC today announced that its new manufacturers’ representative, MarTec Incorporated, will showcase the ProBot, a flexible, affordable and easy-to-use automatic profiling system this week at the SMTA Huntsville and Atlanta Expo & Tech Forums.

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

SEHO Partners with IVT to Enhance AOI Capabilities

Apr 15, 2013 | SEHO Systems GmbH, announces that it has partnered with IVT Industrial Vision Technologies GmbH.

SEHO Systems GmbH

SEHO Systems GmbH

SEHO develops and manufactures reflow, selective and wave soldering machines for the electronics industry. Since its foundation in 1976, SEHO is worldwide THE contact partner whenever soldering is involved.

Kreuzwertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

ZESTRON Collaborates with REsys to Present “Effluent Management for the Inline Cleaning Process” for April Webinar

Apr 15, 2013 | ZESTRON, is pleased to announce the fourth installment of ZESTRON @cademy’s 2013 free-of-charge 10-part Cleaning Webinar Series titled “Effluent Management for the Inline Cleaning Process.”

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

Nordson ASYMTEK Demonstrates Precision Dispensing and Coating at SMT Hybrid Packaging, smartTec Stand #7-219

Apr 15, 2013 | Nordson ASYMTEK will demonstrate its SelectCoat® SL-940E conformal coating system with dual applicators as well as a surface mount adhesive dispensing platform at SMT Hybrid Packaging, Nuremberg, smartTec GmbH stand #7-219.

Nordson ASYMTEK

SelectCoat® SL-940E conformal coating system with dual applicators.

Nordson ASYMTEK

A leader in automated fluid dispensing, jetting and conformal coating. Products range from benchtop dispensers and stand-alone dispensing workstations to fully automated, in-line conveyorized systems.

Carlsbad, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Assembly, Component Packaging

Ascentech LLC Announces Aprotec Z-Check 3D Benchtop SPI Measurement Systems

Apr 15, 2013 | Ascentech LLC, North American Distributor for UK-based Aprotec Instrumentation, announces the availability of the Aprotec Z-Check family of solder paste inspection and measurement systems. Z-Check systems are easy-to-use benchtop non-contact SPI measuring systems capable of meeting the needs of today's demanding PCB production and assembly environment.

Ascentech LLC

The Z-Check 3D system is the latest addition to the successful Z-check family. It provides a large scanning area and unique 5-line LED scanning in addition to all the major features of this well established bench top solder paste inspection system.

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, Selective Soldering

ADLINK Introduces Its New High Capacity 18-Slot PXI Express Chassis

Apr 15, 2013 | ADLINK Technology announced a new PXI Express chassis for applications requiring enhanced bandwidth and higher density and capacity. ADLINK's PXES-2780, an 18-slot PXI Express chassis with ten hybrid peripheral slots provides a configurable PCIe switch fabric, enabling configuration with two-link x8, and four-link x4 PXI express deployments, allowing full utilization of the PCIe gen2 bandwidth.

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

The PXI Show 2013 - Date and Venue announced Press preview from Pickering Interfaces for this event

Apr 15, 2013 | The PXI Show is a one-day event focusing exclusively on the world's most popular modular Test, Measurement and Automation platform. Conceived and organised by a consortium of T&M professionals, the show offers Design, Test & Production managers and engineers a unique location in which they can experience first-hand the extensive range of PXI products currently available from the industry's leading vendors.

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

Flexible OLED lighting developments in East Asia

Apr 15, 2013 | OLED lighting developments are taking place worldwide, with a lot of the research focused on phosphorescent OLED materials, which have a theoretical luminous efficacy four times higher than fluorescent materials. Last month, Konica Minolta unveiled its new flexible OLED lighting panels at the Lighting Fair 2013 exhibition in Tokyo. The company has developed its own blue phosphorescent materials, enabling it to commercialize the world's first OLED panels using only phosphorescent materials.

IDTechEx, Inc.

Konica Minolta's dual approach to OLED lighting and important milestones. Source: Konica Minolta

IDTechEx, Inc.

Since 1999 IDTechEx has provided independent market research and business intelligence on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Consultant, Events Organizer

Hesse Mechatronics, Inc. Appoints Senior Business Development Manager

Apr 13, 2013 | Hesse Mechatronics has appointed Michael McKeown as Senior Business Development Manager. Michael will be in charge of strengthening Hesse Mechatronics’ position in the power electronics market.

Hesse Mechatronics

Hesse Mechatronics

Expertise and equipment to support the most intricate and challenging wire bonding applications. Fine wire wedge bonders, heavy wire bonders, ribbon bonders for backend semiconductor assembly.

Fremont, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Revision I2 of the Gerber File Format Specification is now online

Apr 13, 2013 | The Gerber file format is the bare board industry's CAD-to-CAM data transfer standard. Ucamco, its long-standing custodian and developer, has updated the file specification. By investing considerable time, money and effort in the ongoing improvement of the Gerber Format, Ucamco continues to provide the PCB industry with one of its most crucial tools, free of charge.

Ucamco

Ucamco

A market leader in PCB CAM and Pre-CAM software and imaging systems. We have more than 25 years continuous experience developing leading-edge front-end tooling solutions for the global PCB industry.

Gent, Belgium

Drilling/Routing, Software Manufacturer

FCT Assembly Comes Together for Annual Meeting

Apr 12, 2013 | FCT Assembly announces that it recently held its annual sales meeting at its Fort Collins, CO office.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Beyond electronics: Precision mechatronics manufacturing is all part of the service at The Paragon Electronics Group

Apr 12, 2013 | EMS companies typically focus on their ability to deliver PCB assemblies. However, at The Paragon Electronics Group, the remit of a traditional EMS company has evolved into much more. In addition to producing high quality PCB assemblies, Paragon, through its group companies JJS Electronics Ltd and JJS Electronics sro, also takes responsibility for cable assembly, box-build, electro-mechanical assembly and precision mechatronics. For a growing number of customers, Paragon provides a wide array of electronic, electrical and electro-mechanical manufacturing services, including highly complex machine builds.

Paragon Electronics Group

Paragon Electronics Group

The Paragon Electronics Group of companies is an integrated group of specialist electronics companies providing a range of proven component sourcing, supply chain management & electronics manufacturing

Bedford, United Kingdom

Components/Substrates, Consultant, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

CyberOptics’ All-New, Intuitive SPI Software on Display at NEPCON China

Apr 12, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) will feature the world’s most advanced SPI software in booth 1G55 at NEPCON China 2013, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2013 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center.

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

JJS continues to invest and expand its electronics assembly capabilities.

Apr 12, 2013 | Following on from recent investments to augment its test facilities, including a new flying probe tester and additional AOI facilities, the investment continues at JJS Electronics with orders recently placed for a complete new state-of- the-art surface mount line. The line is in response to increased demand for their PCB assembly services and will be fully operational in January.

JJS Electronics LTD

JJS Electronics LTD

We're an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider based in the UK and Czech Republic delivering reliable and cost-effective electronics assembly, including pcb assembly and test, in addition to electro-mechanical assembly

Lutterworth, United Kingdom

Contract Manufacturer

Vigilant Components hits the ground running

Apr 12, 2013 | When the Paragon Electronics Group decided to establish a new business in the form of a specialist independent component distributor in late 2011, they knew they were entering a somewhat crowded marketplace. However based on its mix of global sourcing capability and a sophisticated in-house component test laboratory, the company’s mission to support OEMs and CEMs by locating problem parts and offer the UK’s leading component verification and counterfeit screening services, has got off to a flying start far exceeding the company’s expectationsand forecasts.

Vigilant Components

Vigilant Components

Vigilant Components is an independent, specialist electronic components sourcing company, offering high integrity component sourcing, component testing, component verification.

Bedford, United Kingdom

Components/Substrates, Consultant

Vigilant Components launches online ‘Component Locator’ enquiry function

Apr 12, 2013 | As part of its continuing investment in infrastructure Vigilant Components, the Paragon Electronics Groups’ sourcing and component verification specialist, has launched its online component locator and enquiry service. The new feature to the website allows customers to search for specific components via an intelligent search engine. This facility accesses Vigilant Components’ extensive database of several million components via its global sourcing channels.

Vigilant Components

Vigilant Components

Vigilant Components is an independent, specialist electronic components sourcing company, offering high integrity component sourcing, component testing, component verification.

Bedford, United Kingdom

Components/Substrates, Consultant

Flexible test fixture concept reduces investment costs

Apr 12, 2013 | ENGMATEC will present at the SMT 2013 in Nuremberg/Germany a new test concept with a standardized fixture kit for manual test adapters and inline test equipment.

ENGMATEC GmbH

Cost-efficient test fixture for incircuit and function tests

ENGMATEC GmbH

Central business area is the field of test and assembly machines for pcbs, electronic components + products: automation, production lines, test systems, in-circuit, functional and eol test, test plugs

Radolfzell, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection, Test Services

ZESTRON to Showcase Cleaning Technology at SMTA Huntsville and Atlanta Expo and Tech Forums

Apr 11, 2013 | ZESTRON,, is pleased to announce that ZESTRON will be exhibiting at the SMTA Huntsville Expo and Tech Forum on April 16th at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

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

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