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QTS Wizard Frame Quick Tensioning System on Display in HITACHI HP-07 Printer, Booth #2440, at IPC/APEX 2013

Feb 13, 2013 | The QTS Wizard Frame Quick Tensioning system will be on display in the HITACHI HP-07 Printer at IPC/APEX 2013, in booth #2440. The Wizard Stencil Stretch Frame System is designed to save time, costs, shipping, and waste over the old labor-intensive industry method of assembling custom cast aluminum or tubular frames and stencil foils.

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

HP-07 High Performance Screen Printer

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

Exceed your need with leading-edge high speed surface mount systems. Ergonomic designs maximize flexibility while reducing overall cost of ownership.

Dallas, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, OEM

Europlacer to Showcase a Range of New Solutions at the IPC APEX EXPO

Feb 13, 2013 | Europlacer,will exhibit in booth #901 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place February 19-21, 2013 at the San Diego Convention Center in California.

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

BTU Appoints Southern California’s Leading Manufacturers’ Representative

Feb 13, 2013 | BTU International, Inc. has appointed WittcoSales to represent its high-temperature product lines, including applications such as advanced ceramics.

BTU International

Caption: Tom Wittmer, President of WittcoSales

BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

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

How can production costs be substantially reduced? Ersa machines set the standards in the field of flexible, energy-efficient and sustainable production technologies.

Feb 12, 2013 | The modular design allows customized, future-proof solutions and is the basis for increased profits in electronic productions!

kurtz ersa Corporation

Ersa ECOSELECT 1 selective soldering system

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 STANDARDS MEETINGS AT IPC APEX EXPO ESTABLISH BENCHMARKS FOR ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

Feb 12, 2013 | Hundreds of experts from around the world will discuss electronics manufacturing standards in more than 80 standards meetings February 16–22, in conjunction with IPC APEX EXPO® in San Diego.

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

Seika Machinery Picks Up Processing Speeds with the Sayaka SAM-CT23W

Feb 12, 2013 | Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, introduces the Sayaka SAM-CT23W Twin-Table PCB Router.

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

A New Technology for Void-Free Reflow Soldering Is Now Available

Feb 12, 2013 | SEHO Systems GmbH now offers a new technology for virtually void-free soldering results with the MaxiReflow HP.

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

Higher-capacity SMD Tower from MYDATA boosts uptime, reduces changeover costs.

Feb 12, 2013 | MYDATAis scheduled to release new models of its popular SMD Tower for compact storage of electronics manufacturing components.

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic Technologies AB

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

Täby, STOCKHOLM, Sweden

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, OEM

Industry Loses a Well-Respected Veteran

Feb 12, 2013 | Glenn L. Seely, 56, of Fremont died on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, in Omaha after fighting hard against Melanoma.

Southwest Systems Technology, Inc.

Southwest Systems Technology, Inc.

The Manufacuring Resource for the Great Southwest and Mexico

Plano, Texas, USA

Manufacturer's Rep

CyberOptics and DEK Will “Close the Loop” at APEX

Feb 12, 2013 | From booth #1411 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) will offer LIVE demonstrations of the SE500ULTRA™ SPI system’s closed-loop feedback capability in partnership with DEK and its Horizon 0i1X print platform equipped with ProDEK closed-loop technology.

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

Going Green: Europlacer Upcycles Old Machines into New Solution

Feb 12, 2013 | Europlacer a manufacturer of market-leading flexible SMT placement machines, debuts Project iico, a concept that combines outdated systems with new, innovative parts to result in an environmentally smart, technologically advanced assembly system.

EUROPLACER

EUROPLACER

Europlacer designs and manufactures a comprehensive range of highly flexible SMT pick and place equipment for the global electronics industry, with a network of distributors across the globe.

Poole Dorset, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

ASC International Hires Michael Riddle as AOI Product Manager

Feb 12, 2013 | ASC International, announces that Mike Riddle has rejoined the company as AOI product manager.

ASC International

Mike Riddle, ASC’s AOI product manager

ASC International

Supplier of Optical Based Inspection and Measurement Equipment.

Medina, Minnesota, USA

Inspection

ZESTRON to Present “Cleaning Before Conformal Coating” Webinar

Feb 11, 2013 | ZESTRON, is pleased to present “Cleaning Before Conformal Coating” on Thursday, February 14th, at 1:00 PM EST.

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

Data I/O Corporation to Display PS588 with Second-Generation 3D Coplanarity Vision System at IPC APEX EXPO

Feb 11, 2013 | Achieve the highest quality standards, production yield and process efficiency for programming mission critical devices at a reduced cost

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

SMART Group Issues a Call for Papers for Its 2013 SMART Group European Conference & Exhibition

Feb 11, 2013 | SMART Group issues a call for papers for its SMART Group European Conference & Exhibition, which will be held from 2-3 October 2013, in Oxfordshire, England.

The SMART Group

The SMART Group

The SMART Group Aims to Promote the Advancement of the Electronics Manufacturing Industry through the Education, Training of its Members in Surface Mount and Related Assembly Technologies.

Bucks , United Kingdom

Training Provider

Aegis Software appoints new Vice President of Sales Worldwide

Feb 11, 2013 | Aegis Software announces the appointment of Paul Price as Vice President of Sales Worldwide.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Paul Price as Vice President of Sales Worldwide.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Recon Test Equipment Inc. is Now Bilingual with English and Spanish

Feb 11, 2013 | Recon Test Equipment, Inc. located in Longwood Florida is now bilingual with English and Spanish speaking sales representatives.

Recon Test Equipment Inc.

Recon Test Equipment Inc.

Recon Test has a commitment to its customers to truly be their "sole source" for all your reconditioned test equipment needs. Whether your requirement is to purchase, rent, trade, repair or calibrate.

Longwood, Florida, USA

Test Services, Equipment Dealer / Broker

Microscope.com wins 5th Consecutive Gold Award fro Best Online Microscope Retailer

Feb 11, 2013 | Microscope.com, a leading supplier of inspection microscopes for electronic QC, is pleased to announce that they have been awarded the 2013 TopTenREVIEWS Gold Award for Best Online Microscope Retailer for the fifth consecutive year.

Microscope.com

Microscope.com

Microscope.com specializes in industrial inspection microscopes including Omano and Dino-Lite digital microscopes. Gold Award for Best Online Microscope Retailer for 5th consecutive year, 2009-2013.

Roanoke, Virginia, USA

Other, Inspection, Equipment Dealer / Broker

Seika Machinery Introduces HIOKI UA1780 Gerber Data Editing Software for Flying Probe

Feb 11, 2013 | Seika Machinery, Inc. introduces the new HIOKI UA1780 Gerber Data Editing Software to be used in conjunction with the HIOKI 1240 Flying Probe ICT.

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

Charles Hutchins Educational Grant Applications Now Being Accepted

Feb 09, 2013 | The SMTA is soliciting applications from full time graduate-level students pursuing a degree and working on thesis research in electronic assembly, electronics packaging, or a related field, for the $5000 Charles Hutchins Educational Grant. Co-sponsored by the SMTA and CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY magazine, the Hutchins Grant was established in memory of past SMTA president, educator, mentor, and industry colleague, Dr. Charles Hutchins.

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

Zymet Announces Highly Crack Resistant Underfill for Thin, Flexible Assemblies, CN-1751-4

Feb 08, 2013 | Zymet has introduced a new reworkable underfill encapsulant, CN-1751-4, that is extraordinarily crack resistant, to withstand flexing experienced by flexible printed circuitry or drops and shocks of very thin printed circuit assemblies.

Zymet, Inc

IMEC’s Ultra Thin Chip Package (UTCP) with embedded microcontroller chip. Courtesy of IMEC.

Zymet, Inc

Founded in 1986, Zymet is a manufacturer of adhesives and encapsulants used in electronics and microelectronics assembly.

E. Hanover, New Jersey, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Adhesives/Dispensing, Repair/Rework

Adeon Software House Announces New BOMArchitect® That Enables BOM Processing In Hours Not Days

Feb 08, 2013 | Adeon Software House has announced a new software tool, BOMArchitect®, for the super fast, hassle-free, validation and processing of Bills of Materials (BOM). Developed to meet the needs of electronics manufacturers BOMArchitect replaces the time consuming and repetitive process of reviewing BOMs with a high-speed process that takes hours, rather than days; minutes, rather than hours.

Adeon Software House

Adeon Software House

Founded in 1997, Adeon Software House is a developer and global provider of highly specialized software tools for the electronics design, engineering and manufacturing industry.

En Breda, Netherlands

Software Manufacturer

New High-speed Pick & Place Machine for Nonstop Production of LED Boards

Feb 08, 2013 | Manncorp introduces the MC-LEDV3, a new high-speed pick and place machine built to assemble LED tube lights, flexible LED strips and LED bulb boards. The MC-LEDV3 features three pick-and-place heads mounted on a high-precision, ball-screw-driven gantry. Simultaneous pickup, on-the-fly (vision based) component alignment, and feeder placement optimization combine to achieve placement rates of up to 10,000 LEDs per hour, per IPC-9850.

Manncorp

Unlike SMT pick & place machines that have been adapted for LED assembly, MC-LEDV3 is specifically designed for LED boards.

Manncorp

For nearly five decades, Manncorp has supplied electronics manufacturers with the world’s best values in PCB assembly equipment, direct to the customer, at the industry’s most competitive prices, and with full service and support.

Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA

Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Screen Printing, Soldering, Turnkey

Hitachi HTI Introduces SL Feeder with Automatic Tape Loading

Feb 08, 2013 | The Production Systems Division (PSD) of Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc. (HTA) announces the introduction of the first true innovation in the SMT component placement market in years with the industry's first automatic self-loading feeder, the SL. The 8mm SL Feeder provides splice-free continuous operation and resolves issues that have plagued electronics assembly customers for years caused by component reel splicing, including improperly spliced tape that interrupts production, and higher material and labor costs.

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

The 8mm SL Feeder provides splice-free continuous operation and resolves issues that have plagued electronics assembly customers for years caused by component reel splicing, including improperly spliced tape that interrupts production, and higher material and labor costs.

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

Exceed your need with leading-edge high speed surface mount systems. Ergonomic designs maximize flexibility while reducing overall cost of ownership.

Dallas, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, OEM

NEW IPC COMMODITIES REPORT PREDICTS RISING PRICE TREND TO RESUME IN 2013

Feb 08, 2013 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® launched a new series of monthly market research reports this week with the publication of the February 2013 edition of IPC Commodities Report for the Electronics Industry.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

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

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

CyberOptics Promotes Allen Phung to Americas Sales Manager

Feb 08, 2013 | CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE) announces the promotion of Allen Phung to the new position of Americas Sales Manager effective immediately.

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

Essemtec Premiers the Innovative Reflow Oven Control Deluxe Duo

Feb 07, 2013 | RO-CONTROL and RO-SOFT from Essemtec are state-of-the-art software packages for simulation, control and documentation reflow and curing ovens and processes. Operators, process engineers and quality managers profit from the advanced functionality of the new version 7.

ESSEMTEC

ESSEMTEC

Essemtec is a worldwide leader in manufacturing of highly flexible Surface Mount Technology (SMT) production equipment - pick-and-place system, dispenser, printer, oven, storage system and software Solutions.

Aesch, ZH, Switzerland

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Component Packaging, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering

LeadingUI chooses Cortus APS1 Processor for Touchscreen Applications

Feb 07, 2013 | Korean user interface system on chip specialist LeadingUI is to develop products based on Cortus 32-bit processor cores.

eXception Group

eXception Group

Seamless PCB and CEM solutions including Product and Process Consulting Services

Gloucester, United Kingdom

Contract Manufacturer

ZESTRON to Exhibit at SMTA Carolinas Expo and Tech Forum

Feb 06, 2013 | ZESTRON will be exhibiting its line of cleaning process solutions at the SMTA Carolinas Expo and Tech Forum in Greensboro, NC. This event is scheduled to be held at the Greensboro High Point Marriot Airport Hotel, on February 7th from 9:30 am to 4:00 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

Kyzen to Exhibit Cleaning Products for a Variety of Metal Parts at the Parts Cleaning Expo and PMTS

Feb 06, 2013 | Kyzen, will exhibit in Booth #1403 at the upcoming Parts Cleaning Expo co-located with the Precision Machining Technology Show (PMTS), scheduled to take place April 16-18, 2013 in Columbus, OH.

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

MYDATA meets demand for smarter information management with intuitive new MYCenter software.

Feb 06, 2013 | MYDATA recently announced the release of MYCenter 2.1, a next-generation software solution that helps to improve control and efficiency in SMT production. Further strengthening what is already one of the most comprehensive software suites in the industry, the solution offers SMT manufacturers a robust platform with three modules that can be integrated into all types of production environments.

Mycronic Technologies AB

Mycronic Technologies AB

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

Täby, STOCKHOLM, Sweden

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, OEM

Murrietta Circuits Offers Environmental Testing

Feb 06, 2013 | Murrietta Circuits now provides Environmental Testing services for a wide range of products and applications, including thermal cycling and vibration testing. The thermal cycling services are now performed in-house with the recent acquisition of a thermal cycling test chamber from Russells Technical Products.

Murrietta Circuits

Thermal cycling test chamber from Russells Technical Products.

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

JUKI and Sony Sign Memorandum of Intent Regarding Integration of SMT Equipment and Related Businesses

Feb 06, 2013 | JUKI Corporation (“JUKI”) and Sony Corporation (“Sony”) today announced that they have signed a legally non-binding memorandum of intent to carry on the discussion regarding the possible integration of the surface-mount technology (“SMT”) equipment and related businesses of JUKI and Sony EMCS Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony (“Sony EMCS”), under a newly established company (“New Company”).

Juki Automation Systems

Juki Automation Systems

Juki is one of the worlds leading SMT placement companies with over 25000 machines installed worldwide and is the pioneer of the modular automated assembly line.

Morrisville , North Carolina, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering

Practical Components to Offer Practical Products to the Cleaning Center at the IPC APEX Expo

Feb 06, 2013 | Practical Components announces that some of its products will be featured by Bob Willis in the Printed Board Assembly Cleaning and Contamination Testing Center during the upcoming IPC APEX Expo

Practical Components, Inc.

Practical Components, Inc.

An international distributor of mechanical IC samples or "dummy" components, SMD production tools and equipment

Los Alamitos, California, USA

Manufacturer of Components, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Distributor

ZESTRON to Showcase Cleaning Technologies and Analytical Tools at APEX 2013

Feb 06, 2013 | ZESTRON, is pleased to showcase MPC® and FAST®, ZESTRON’s core cleaning technologies, at the 2013 IPC APEX EXPO

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

Team Antistat invests to stay a cut above in ESD

Feb 06, 2013 | Antistat, Europe’s long-established, leading supplier of ESD consumables has installed the latest state of the art antistatic mat cutting equipment at their UK site.

Ant Group

Photograph of new Antistat antistatic mat cutting equipment

Ant Group

The Ant Group work together to provide innovative solutions for all our customers’ requirements; from technical and creative packaging projects through to full supply chain management.

Ipswich, United Kingdom

Distributor

New IPC Report Examines Opportunities and Risks in the Latin American Electronics Industry

Feb 06, 2013 | Latin America: Regional Outlook for the Electronics Industry, a new report published by IPC—Association Connecting Electronics Industries®.

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

REStronics Adds New Representative to Texas Territory

Feb 05, 2013 | Ralph Savage, the President of REStronics Co., Inc., recently announced the addition of Mr. Greg Martin as Sales Representative to the Central/Southern Texas and Louisiana territories. Greg’s extensive knowledge of production repair products and electronic capital equipment will aid in strengthening the productivity and efficiency of REStronics’ customers’ manufacturing needs.

REStronics

REStronics

Manufacturer's Representative for equipment for PCB assembly and/or rework processes.

Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA

Precision PCB Services, Inc

Products, Services, Training, and Consulting for the assembly, rework & repair of electronic assemblies. BGA process experts. Distributor of BGA Rework Stations, Dry Cabinets, and related BGA Rework and Reballing equipment.

Oroville, California, USA

Consultant, Equipment Dealer / Broker, Distributor, Service Provider, Training Provider

AdoptSMT, market leader for pre-owned SMT Assembly Equipment in Europe will show its new product offerings at the Southern Manufacturing show Farnborough, Feb. 13-14th 2013, Booth C6

Feb 05, 2013 | AdoptSMT UK Ltd will be showing a selection of their much improved range of Premium Parts, Spares, Consumables, Nozzles and new to the portfolio this year is Nortec labels. Nortec manufactures world class labelling products for both manual and auto apply machines, robots and pick and place machines utilising Hover-Davis label feeders. Standard Polyimide labels are used widely in the SMT industry as the material can survive the extremely high temperatures used in the SMT process.

AdoptSMT Europe GmbH

Special nozzles for LEDs

AdoptSMT Europe GmbH

With more than 80 employees throughout Europe we offer reliable and affordable solutions for your SMT equipment, spare parts and consumable needs.

Groedig bei Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

Equipment Dealer / Broker

18 Competitors Vie for IPC APEX EXPO Hand Soldering Competition Crown IPC Championship Finals Testing the Best in the World

Feb 04, 2013 | IPC APEX EXPO Hand Soldering Competition. Eighteen competitors from 12 companies have answered the call to the challenge.

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

Practical Components to Display Its Latest Products at the IPC APEX EXPO

Feb 04, 2013 | Practical Components and its sister company Practical Tools will exhibit in booth A16 at the upcoming IPC APEX Expo

Practical Components, Inc.

Practical Components, Inc.

An international distributor of mechanical IC samples or "dummy" components, SMD production tools and equipment

Los Alamitos, California, USA

Manufacturer of Components, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Distributor

STI Electronics, Inc. Celebrates 10 Years of Service from Its Experienced Manufacturing Manager

Feb 01, 2013 | STI Electronics, Inc announces the celebration of Manufacturing Manager AJ Orames’ 10-year anniversary.

STI Electronics

From left to right: AJ Orames and David Raby

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

Mentor Graphics Announces New HyperLynx Technology with Advanced 3D Channel and Trace Modeling, Superior Accuracy and Fastest Simulation Performance

Feb 01, 2013 | Mentor Graphics announced the newest release of its market-leading HyperLynx® product for superior high-speed design and analysis. Key features in the new HyperLynx product release include advanced 3D channel and trace modeling, improved DDR signoff verification, and accelerated simulation performance—up to 5X faster.

Mentor Graphics

Mentor Graphics

A leader in software solutions for electroncs design, Mentor Graphics is the only EDA company with a total end-to-end solution for design though manufacturing.

Wilsonville, Oregon, USA

Design, Software Manufacturer

SOVELLA INTRODUCES NEW LINE OF MAGNETIC TOOL HOLDERS

Feb 01, 2013 | Sovella has introduced a new line of magnetic tool holders, including versions for storing sockets, wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers, ratchets, and most any steel hand tools. These new tool holders are designed to touch on all 5 of the 5S philosophies: Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain.

Sovella Inc.

Sovella Inc.

Sovella has a long history in industrial furniture design and manufacturing, and over two decades of experience in ergonomic workspace development.

Canton, Georgia, USA

Component Preparation

New HITACHI F8 Ultra High Speed Chip Mounter Races Ahead of the Pack to IPC/APEX 2013 Intro

Feb 01, 2013 | The Production Systems Division (PSD) of Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc. (HTA) announces the introduction of the new Sigma F8 Ultra High Speed Chip Mounter, the fastest machine on the market in SMT placement per Ft.2 The new Sigma F8 will be burning rubber all the way to IPC/APEX 2013, where this high-throughput, high-accuracy advancement in chip placement technology will be formally introduced in Booth #2440 along with other innovations including a remarkable new self-loading feeder.

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

The Sigma F8 Ultra High Speed Chip Mounter is configured with a QUATRO Head (Four-Head Structure) and achieves high-speed One-by-One Pick-up/Placement using HITACHI’s unique high speed, high accuracy, direct drive head (DDH)

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

Exceed your need with leading-edge high speed surface mount systems. Ergonomic designs maximize flexibility while reducing overall cost of ownership.

Dallas, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Assembly, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, OEM

IPC RELEASES PCB INDUSTRY RESULTS FOR DECEMBER 2012

Jan 31, 2013 | IPC announced today the December findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

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

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

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

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

PARMI Opens New Facility in Massachusetts

Jan 31, 2013 | PARMI, a premier provider of Solder Paste Inspection (SPI) equipment for the electronics assembly industry, announces its expansion in the Americas.

PARMI

PARMI

A world leader in 3-dmensional inspection for printed solder paste on PCB. Top level quality and high inspection speed of our machines are based on the unique 3D RSC (Range Scan Camera) sensors.

Daejeon, South Korea

Inspection

IPC’s Revised BGA Guideline Features Expanded Focus on Mechanical Reliability

Jan 30, 2013 | Design, assembly, inspection and repair personnel have a new tool to help improve reliability of ball grid arrays (BGAs) and fine-pitch ball grid arrays (FBGAs) in high density applications, thanks to the newly released C revision of IPC-7095, Design and Assembly Process Implementation for BGAs.

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

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