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Nordson DAGE to Exhibit 4000Plus Multi-purpose Bondtester at NEPCON Vietnam 2011

Sep 06, 2011 | Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN) will highlight its 4000Plus multi-purpose bondtester in Booth F05 within the Singapore Pavillion at NEPCON Vietnam

Nordson DAGE

The 4000Plus bondtester represents the industry standard in bond testing with unsurpassed data accuracy and repeatability.

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

SMTA China and Hong Kong Chapter Announce 2011 Best Paper/Presentation and Best Exhibit Awards

Sep 06, 2011 | SMTA China announced the Best Paper/Presentation and Best Exhibit Awards at its annual awards presentation held in conjunction with SMTA China and Hong Kong Chapter Breakfast Reception, which took place August 31, 2011 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Shenzhen.

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

SMTA China and Hong Kong Chapter Announce the Winners of the 2011 Annual Awards

Sep 06, 2011 | SMTA China and Hong Kong Chapter held its annual awards presentation in conjunction with the SMTA China and Hong Kong Chapter Breakfast Reception, which took place August 31, 2011 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Shenzhen.

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

Keith Margolin Joins Engineered Conductive Materials as Formulation Chemist

Sep 06, 2011 | Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC has appointed Keith Margolin as Formulation Chemist in its Research and Development (R&D) group.

Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC

Keith Margolin, ECM’s new Formulation Chemist

Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC

ECM's technology focus is electronic circuit fabrication which compliments EMS's circuit assembly product line.

Delaware, Ohio, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

Innovations for FINEPLACER® lambda to be highlighted at Productronica 2011

Sep 06, 2011 | At Productronica 2011, Finetech will present a number of smart improvements and new options for the FINEPLACER® lambda.

Finetech

The FINEPLACER® lambda is a flexible sub-micron bonder used for precise placement, die attach and advanced packaging.

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

CyberOptics to Exhibit New AOI Tabletop System, Successful In-line Inspection Solutions at Electronica/Productronica India 2011

Sep 06, 2011 | CyberOptics Corporation will display a prototype version of the new QX100™ AOI Tabletop System alongside its latest inspection technologies at the upcoming Electronica International Trade Fair.

CyberOptics Corporation

QX100™ AOI Tabletop System

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

Industry Giants to Feature at CHINASSL2011: China's Primary LED Trade Event

Sep 06, 2011 | Co-hosted by the CSA and Reed Exhibitions, the 8th China International Exhibition and Forum on Solid State Lighting (CHINASSL2011) will run from November 8-10 at the Guangzhou Baiyun International Convention Center.

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world's leading events organiser, with a growing portfolio of more than 440 events in 36 countries, and a staff of over 2,500 exhibition specialists.

28 The Quadrant, United Kingdom

Events Organizer

IPC RELEASES PCB INDUSTRY RESULTS FOR JULY 2011

Sep 06, 2011 | IPC announced the July 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

IPC INVITES INDUSTRY LEADERS TO SUBMIT POSTER ABSTRACTS FOR IPC APEX EXPO 2012 IN SAN DIEGO

Sep 06, 2011 | IPC invites researchers, technical experts and industry leaders to submit abstracts for poster presentations at IPC APEX EXPO™, the industry’s premier conference and exhibition for printed board design and manufacturing, electronics assembly and test, February 28-March 1, 2012, at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, Calif. Poster presentations offer exposure to key engineers, managers and executives attending the show.

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

IPC Invited to Participate in Pilot Evaluation of OECD Conflict Minerals Due Diligence Guide

Sep 06, 2011 | IPC and six IPC-member companies have agreed to participate in a pilot evaluation program to review and refine the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) due diligence guidance for conflict minerals.

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

Evolving Technologies Summit Looks to the Future of LEDs, ECT, and Printed Electronics at SMTA International

Sep 06, 2011 | The SMTA announced that the Evolving Technologies Summit will be held on October 17, 2011 as a focused symposium at SMTA International in Ft. Worth, TX. The purpose of the summit is to present the key issues in packaging, SMT, LED, Solar and printed electronics in order to gain insight about the way technology will change in the future.

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

Manufacturing Execution System For Efficient Order Planning, Reliable Materials Supply and Optimized Production Runs

Sep 06, 2011 | Increasing product variance and shorter product lifecycles have become the norm for manufacturers of electronic products and EMS providers. Small to medium-sized enterprises in particular find themselves under increasing pressure to remain innovative. iTAC Software AG provides SMEs with a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) that enables them to optimize their manufacturing procedures and react flexibly to new market requirements.

iTAC Software AG

iTAC Software AG

Provider of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). iTAC develops, integrates and maintains its platform-independent iTAC.MES.Suite and more MES-solutions for manufacturing enterprises around the world.

Dernbach, Germany

Other, Software Manufacturer

Essemtec to Highlight EXPERT-SAFP with BGA Placer at SMTA Long Island Expo and Technical Forum 2011

Sep 01, 2011 | Essemtec will exhibit Swiss Made, highly flexible SMD placement systems for prototyping and low volumes at the upcoming SMTA Long Island Expo and Technical Forum.

ESSEMTEC

The EXPERT SMD pick & place systems are equipped with fast clamping holder for double-sided PCBs, fatigue-free operation and an integrated microprocessor that controls all operations.

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

Nihon Superior to Exhibit at Productronica India 2011

Sep 01, 2011 | Nihon Superior (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., subsidiary of Nihon Superior Co. Ltd. will showcase a new, expanded range of SN100C products in booth 1060 at the upcoming Productronica India 2011 exhibition

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

SN100C (030) is a high-reliability no-clean flux-cored lead-free solder wire.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Nihon has been a leader in soldering and brazing since 1966. Nihon manufactures SMT solder joining materials e.g. lead-free solder (SN100C:Sn-Cu-Ni-Ge etc): solder paste, solder spheres, flux cored solder wire, solder bar, etc.

Osaka, Japan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

KIC's MB Allen to Present at the Long Island SMTA Expo and Technical Forum 2011

Sep 01, 2011 | KIC announces that its Product Manager MB (Marybeth) Allen will present on the topic of Non-Destructive Profiling Methods at the upcoming SMTA Long Island Expo and Technical Forum on September 21.

KIC Thermal

Marybeth (MB) Allen, KIC's  Product Manager.

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

Leading-Edge Auto-Alignment Concept: Multitest's MT2168 Features Superior Placement Accuracy

Sep 01, 2011 | Multitest announces that its MT2168 has proven its superior placement concept at a high-volume production site in Asia. The customer experienced a significant improvement in the placement rate of tested devices in the output tray.

Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH

MT2168 - Benchmark Pick & Place 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

Multitest to Exhibit New Test Solutions at the International Test Conference (ITC)

Sep 01, 2011 | Multitest will showcase its leading test solutions in Booth #313 at the upcoming International Test Conference (ITC).

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

ZESTRON to Showcase ‘More than Chemistry’ at the SMTA Capital Chapter Expo and Tech Forum

Sep 01, 2011 | In addition to its complete portfolio of broad spectrum cleaning chemistries for the electronics manufacturing industry, ZESTRON will showcase its peripheral product lines, process solutions, services as well as training and workshop opportunities at the SMTA Capital Chapter Expo and Tech Forum.

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

The Heat Is On for IPC Midwest Hand Soldering Competition

Sep 01, 2011 | Bragging rights are on the line as the First Annual IPC Midwest Soldering Competition takes place, September 21-22, in Schaumburg, Ill., to determine the Best Hand-Soldering Technician in the Midwest for 2011.

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

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Symposium on Counterfeit Electronic Parts and Electronic Supply Chain - West

Sep 01, 2011 | SMTA and CALCE at the University of Maryland are pleased to announce the west coast venue for the Symposium on Counterfeit Electronic Parts and Electronic Supply Chain

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

The largest electronic products research center focused on electronics reliability, is dedicated to providing a knowledge and resource base to support the development of competitive electronic components, products and systems.

College Park, Maryland, USA

Service Provider, Training Provider

Plasma Etch introduces MK11-O, a low cost printed circuit board plasma system

Sep 01, 2011 | Plasma Etch, Inc has introduced MK11-O, a low cost printed circuit board plasma system utilizing two key technological patents developed by Plasma Etch, Inc that when combined, simply put, produce superior results, the fastest etch rates and cycle times.

Plasma Etch, Inc.

Plasma Etch, Inc.

Manufacturer of surface deposition and plasma surface etch equipment offering reliable, repeatable cleaning and etching of PCBs.

Carson City, Nevada, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SEHO North America to Showcase PowerWave and GoSelective at IPC Midwest 2011

Aug 30, 2011 | SEHO North America, Inc. will showcase the PowerWave and GoSelective in Booth #113 at the upcoming IPC Midwest Conference & Exhibition.

SEHO Systems GmbH

With SEHO’s PowerWave, complex SMD boards are as reliably soldered as conventional assemblies as a result of up-to-date solder nozzle geometries and a flexible preheat area.

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

Production Solutions to Highlight the New RED-E-SET GO! at Electronica/Productronica India 2011

Aug 30, 2011 | Production Solutions Inc., manufacturer of the industry-leading Red-E-Set Board Support System, will showcase the new RED-E-SET GO!, ML and HD in Mectronics Marketing Services’ Booth #1200 in Hall 11 at the upcoming Electronica International Trade Fair.

Production Solutions

PSI developed the GO!, a cost-effective solution for PCB support using a patent pending design for pick-and-place, AOI and SPI.

Production Solutions

Production Solutions, Inc., manufacturer of the RED-E-SET Universal Board Support System for all Printers and Chipshooter, Dispensers and Placement machines.

Poway, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

NEPCON South China 2011 Enjoys Widely Successful Launch

Aug 30, 2011 | Sponsored by Reed Exhibitions and CCPIT, the opening day of the 17th edition of NEPCON South China was a great success. Between August 30 and September 1, one of South China's largest, longest standing and most comprehensive SMT platforms is being held at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center. The event will combine the organizers’ extensive resources with up-to-date trade information, displays and seminars covering key elements of various sectors.

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world's leading events organiser, with a growing portfolio of more than 440 events in 36 countries, and a staff of over 2,500 exhibition specialists.

28 The Quadrant, United Kingdom

Events Organizer

FINEPLACER® Micro Assembly Highlights at Productronica 2011

Aug 30, 2011 | At this year’s Productronica 2011, booth #A4-281, Finetech will present selected highlights from the acclaimed FINEPLACER® bonder range.

Finetech

Fully-automated Sub-micron Bonder FINEPLACER® femto

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

Charlie Barnhart & Associates LLC (CBA) Launches Nine-Part Series of Articles for Midmarket OEMs

Aug 30, 2011 | Charlie Barnhart & Associates has launched a nine-part series of articles for midmarket OEMs to discuss current global conditions and the challenges they have created.

Charlie Barnhart & Associates LLC

Charlie Barnhart & Associates LLC

Provider of insight into the world of global electronics manufacturing.

Anthem, Arizona, USA

Publication or Online Resource

ATE China 2011 Enjoyed a Successful Kick Off

Aug 30, 2011 | ATE China 2011 was launched at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center earlier today. Co-located with NEPCON South China 2011, the two events showcase the entire integrated electronics manufacturing industry chain, while highlighting new concepts and development trends in the industry.

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world's leading events organiser, with a growing portfolio of more than 440 events in 36 countries, and a staff of over 2,500 exhibition specialists.

28 The Quadrant, United Kingdom

Events Organizer

SMTA International to Hold Alternate Alloys Sessions

Aug 30, 2011 | The SMTA announced two sessions on Alternate Lead-Free Alloys featured during their annual conference, SMTA International, taking place October 16-20, 2011 in Ft. Worth, Texas.

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

Teradyne Users Group Conference Announces 2012 Call for Papers

Aug 30, 2011 | The Teradyne Users Group (TUG) has announced the 2012 Call for Papers for its annual conference at the Hilton Head Marriott in Hilton Head, South Carolina on April 30 through May 2, 2012. The event provides Teradyne customers and engineers with knowledge, tools and techniques to enhance their jobs.

Teradyne

The Teradyne Users Group (TUG) Conference was first incorporated by Teradyne customers in 1983. Each year the Users Group Conference is held at rotating locations within the U.S. This conference consists of technical papers, panel and poster sessions, as well as tutorials that present the latest in test technology.

Teradyne

Teradyne is a leading supplier of Automatic Test Equipment used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage and complex electronic systems which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers.

North Reading, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection, Test Services

ZESTRON to Host SMT Troubleshooting Workshop with SMT North America, Kester and Other Industry Partners

Aug 30, 2011 | Together with SMT North America, Kester and four other well-known EMS suppliers, ZESTRON will host an extensive, free-of-charge one day workshop at ZESTRON’s US headquarters on September 27 and 28, 2011

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

PANASONIC AND ASSEMBLY PRODUCTS DELIVER HIGH-MIX SOLUTIONS TO EASTERN US ELECTRONICS ASSEMBLY MARKET

Aug 30, 2011 | Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA) and Assembly Products, Inc. collaborated to deliver high-mix solutions to the Eastern US electronics assembly market in response to elevated interest in the NPM-W placement machine and PanaCIM® Enterprise Edition Manufacturing Execution System (MES).

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

PFSA develops and supports innovative manufacturing automation equipment, processes and solutions around the core of electronic assembly, microelectronic, software and circuit manufacturing

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, OEM

SMTA Capital Expo – New Bingo Game that pays!

Aug 30, 2011 | The SMTA Capital Chapter announces a new Bingo Game for all attendees during the upcoming Expo on September 13, 2011 at the Johns Hopkins University. This new game will ensure that the show attendees have a great time, a lot of interaction with the exhibitors and the chance to win a prize. And all of that with a “phrase that pays!”

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

San Francisco Circuits to Exhibit at PCB West

Aug 30, 2011 | Alex Danovich, President of San Francisco Circuits announced that his company will be exhibiting at PCB West 2011 on Wednesday September 28 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

San Francisco Circuits

San Francisco Circuits

San Francisco Circuits, located in San Mateo, CA strives on bridging PCB concepts with reality, focusing on high technology advanced boards. They provide both PCB manufacturing and PCB assembly through a strong network of partners

San Mateo, California, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Consultant, Contract Manufacturer, Manufacturer's Rep

Kyzen's Dr. Mike Bixenman to Discuss Cleaning Medical Assemblies at MEPTEC 2011

Aug 29, 2011 | Kyzen announces that Dr. Mike Bixenman will present “Design for Cleaning Medical Electronic Circuit Devices” at the 2011 Medical Electronics Symposium presented by MEPTEC and SMTA.

KYZEN Corporation

Dr. Mike Bixenman, Kyzen's CTO.

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

ACD Implements Altium Designer 10

Aug 29, 2011 | ACD has implemented Altium Designer 10, a system development platform combining schematic, PCB and embedded software development.

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

Join Kyzen's Dr. Mike Bixenman at IPC Midwest 2011 for a Discussion on Cleaning Challenges in an HDI World

Aug 29, 2011 | Kyzen announces that Dr. Mike Bixenman along with Mark Northrup and Andy Buchan of IEC Electronics, Joe Russeau of Precision Analytical, and Tim Jensen of Indium Corporation will present “Cleaning Challenges in an HDI World” at the upcoming IPC Midwest Exhibition and Conference.

KYZEN Corporation

Dr. Mike Bixenman, Kyzen's CTO.

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Engineered Conductive Materials Introduces Fast Cure Conductive Adhesive for Back Contact Solar Modules

Aug 29, 2011 | Engineered Conductive Materials debuts its DB-1580 Series Conductive Stringer Attach Adhesives for back contact applications in crystalline silicon solar modules.

Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC

Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC

ECM's technology focus is electronic circuit fabrication which compliments EMS's circuit assembly product line.

Delaware, Ohio, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material

Essemtec Highlights SMT Highly Versatile Production on a High-Quality Level at Electronica India 2011

Aug 29, 2011 | Essemtec will exhibit a Swiss Made, highly flexible SMD assembly line at the upcoming electronica India 2011. The promoted turnkey line consist of a SP150-SV-PLUS high accuracy solder paste printer, a PANTERA-XV highly flexible SMD pick-and-place and a RO400-FC full convection reflow oven.

ESSEMTEC

SP150-SV-PLUS high accuracy solder paste printer

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

Microscan to Demonstrate the Vision HAWK Machine Vision System at Pack Expo 2011

Aug 29, 2011 | Microscan will present the new Vision HAWK machine vision system to the packaging industry at Pack Expo 2011

Microscan

Vision HAWK Smart Camera

Microscan

Microscan focuses on technologies of automatic identification, machine vision, and illumination with application solutions ranging from basic barcode reading up to complex machine vision inspection, gauging, and measurement.

Renton, Washington, USA

Inspection

Test Equipment Connection Announces USA Distribution Agreement with Tabor Electronics Ltd

Aug 25, 2011 | Test Equipment Connection Corporation announced a non-exclusive USA distribution agreement to market select lines from Tabor Electronics’ portfolio.

Test Equipment Connection

Tabor WS8352

Test Equipment Connection

The Worlds Largest Distributor of New, Refurbished, and Second Hand Electronic Test and Measurement (T&M) Equipment.

Lake Mary, Florida, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection, Equipment Dealer / Broker

ANOTHER ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY STARTUP IS GROWING TO GREATNESS FROM A GARAGE

Aug 24, 2011 | The classic success story for electronics industry startups is to go through a gestation period in a low or no-rent place. Back in 1935, Will Hewlitt and Dave Packard worked out of a garage, as did Apple founders, Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs in 1976.

Manncorp

Applied Control & Measurement, LLC, is a former PCB design start-up that now does volume assembly of the very boards it generates. Shown is Brian L. Gery, Owner and Founder (left), and Michael Weil, Director of Operations. They are alongside some of the Manncorp equipment that will achieve targeted production goals -- including the highly flexible MC series pick and place machine and the CR-4000C lead-free reflow oven with KIC Auto Focus Power software.

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

SMTA International Focuses on Package-on-Package

Aug 24, 2011 | The SMTA announced that it will hold sessions and a tutorial on Package-on-Package (PoP) surface mount stacking at their annual conference, SMTA International, taking place October 16-20, 2011 in Ft. Worth, Texas.

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

ASSEMBLÉON TO ENTER SEMICON INDUSTRY, INTRODUCING DEDICATED SOLUTION FOR SiP, MCM AND DIE BONDING

Aug 24, 2011 | At this year’s Semicon Taiwan, September 7 to 9, Assembléon will make its official appearance in the semiconductor industry with a dedicated solution. In cooperation with local representative Sigmatek, the pick & place solution provider launches the A-Series Hybrid, a new solution within its A-Series lineup targeting manufacturers in the semiconductor back end industry.

Assembléon

The A-Series Hybrid  introduces Assembléon’s proven parallel placement technology to applications like System-in-Package (SiP), Multi Chip Module (MCM)  manufacturing and flip chip bonding.

Assembléon

Assembleon manufactures a range of Surface Mount Technology (SMT) placement equipment, Pick & Place Machines and provides related services.

LA VELDHOVEN, Netherlands

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

EUROPE-SMT Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary, Looks Forward to Future Expansion

Aug 24, 2011 | KVM4S/EUROPE-SMT announces EUROPE-SMT’s second anniversary. The company began as a two-man business dealing with pre-owned Assembléon equipment. The company was founded May 1, 2009 by Assembléon veteran Wilfred der Kinderen and experienced SMT expert Jasper van Meerten.

KVM4S/EUROPE-SMT

KVM4S/EUROPE-SMT

KVM Supplies buys and sells WORLDWIDE used and new SMT Production equipment.

Turnhout, Belgium

Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering, Tape and Reel Services, Manufacturer's Rep

Count On Introduces PB Tools’ PB 304 Multipurpose Mallet

Aug 24, 2011 | Count On Tools introduces the PB 304 Multipurpose Mallet from PB Swiss Tools. PB Swiss Tools mallets are extremely robust and feature a unique construction.

Count On Tools, Inc.

Count On Tools, Inc.

COT specializes in high quality SMT nozzles and consumables for pick and place machines. We provide special engineering design service of custom nozzles for those unique and odd components.

Gainesville, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Contract Manufacturer

BTU International to Present at 2011 Shenzhen International SMT High-Level Conference

Aug 24, 2011 | BTU International announces that Fred Dimock, process technology manager at BTU International, will present a paper titled “Transferring Recipes from an 8 Zone Reflow Oven to a 10 Zone Oven and Unexpected Savings” during the 2011 Shenzhen International SMT High-Level Conference, which will be held in conjunction with NEPCON South China 2011

BTU International

Fred Dimock, BTU’s manager of process technology.

BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Get First-Class Performance with Dow Corning TC-5026 Thermal Grease from Krayden

Aug 24, 2011 | Krayden introduces TC-5026 Thermal Grease from Dow Corning. Designed with reliability in mind, TC-5026 is solvent-free for the highest stability.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

Professional Solutions for Hot Air SMD Rework

Aug 24, 2011 | From November 15-18, Finetech will exhibit professional system solutions for hot air SMD rework at the Productronica 2011 show in Munich.

Finetech

The FINEPLACER® core is a compact, yet versatile rework system that offers a level of professionalism that exceeds its attractive price.

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

IPC Conference on Reliability Highlights New Findings in All Areas of Electronics Assembly

Aug 24, 2011 | The IPC Conference on Reliability: Assembly Process for a Reliable Product will be held November 1-2, 2011, in Irvine, Calif. The conference will address reliability issues that arise at the assembly level, dedicating half-day programs on new developments in each of three key areas: materials, processes, and test and inspection.

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

IPC RELEASES STUDY OF QUALITY BENCHMARKS FOR EMS INDUSTRY

Aug 24, 2011 | In response to member requests for benchmarking data, IPC released IPC Study of Quality Benchmarks for the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Industry for 2010. This report is designed to provide information to EMS companies interested in comparing their key 2010 operating variables to those of other EMS providers by net sales and type of product.

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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