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Kurtz Ersa Partners with FHP Reps in TX, AR, OK, LA

Dec 05, 2016 | Kurtz Ersa North America is pleased to announce that it has appointed FHP Reps as its newest manufacturers’ representative. FHP will represent Ersa’s inspection, wave and selective equipment throughout TX, AR, OK, and LA, effective immediately.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Keith Favre, President of FHP Reps.

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Axel Vargas to Present at SMTA Tampa Bay Chapter Meeting

Dec 05, 2016 | ZESTRON is pleased to announce that Axel Vargas, Sales Engineer, ZESTRON Americas, will present “pH Neutral vs Alkaline Cleaning Agents” at the SMTA Tampa Bay chapter meeting on December 8th.

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

Schleuniger wins the 2016 tekom docu award

Dec 05, 2016 | Schleuniger has won this year’s prestigious tekom docu award (Dokupreis) for its EcoStrip 9380 reference manual. The German Association for Technical Communication has been honoring outstanding user manuals and operating instructions with awards since 2005.

Schleuniger, Inc.

Schleuniger, Inc.

Schleuniger, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of wire processing equipment. Our innovative automatic and semi-automatic machines are designed to cut, strip, crimp and mark all types of wire and cable.

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Other

New Training Course on BGA Rework Process

Dec 02, 2016 | BGA Rework Process Implementation

Precision PCB Services, Inc

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

Latest Condor Sigma software release enables automatic grading

Dec 02, 2016 | One of the most exciting additions in version 5.8 of the Condor Sigma software is automatic grading for ball shear testing. Using the advanced Halcon library and high resolution perpendicular cameras with smart lighting systems, we have achieved successful determinations of failure modes for several customers. The computer can accurately determine the percentages of brittle and ductile failures.

XYZTEC bv

Optical 3D model by Composite Surface Imaging (CSI)

XYZTEC bv

XYZTEC is the market and technology leader in bond testing worldwide. The Condor Sigma is the most advanced bond tester, providing leading customers with fully automated shear, push and pull testing.

Panningen, Netherlands

Adhesives/Dispensing, Inspection, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

WKK Distribution Ltd. Acquires Product Lines from Top Precision Tool Company

Dec 01, 2016 | WKK Distribution announces the acquisition of the global know-how, manufacturing, distribution and intellectual property rights of the post-etch punch and fixed tooling products previously owned by Multiline Technology.

WKK Ltd

WKK Ltd

Lifecycle Electronics Manufacturing Services Provider

Kowloon, Hong Kong

Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Saki Incorporates its 3D AOI and SPI Systems into Fuji America's Smart Factory Line

Dec 01, 2016 | Saki Corporation has partnered with Fuji America to incorporate its 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) and 3D solder paste inspection (SPI) systems into Fuji's Smart Factory SMT line at its Vernon Hills, IL facility. Saki's inspection and measurement systems will be used to ensure that the printed circuit boards produced at Fuji adhere to the highest standards of quality and reliability.

Saki Corporation

Saki Corporation

Manufacturer of high-speed automated optical inspection (AOI) and solder paste inspection (SPI) systems for the electronics assembly markets.

Tokyo, Japan

Inspection

SWEMCO Selects FactoryLogix MES for Real-Time Factory Visibility

Dec 01, 2016 | SWEMCO recently selected Aegis FactoryLogix Software for their Ivyland, Pennsylvania and Moorestown, NJ factories. The MES software was chosen based on its ability to provide real-time visibility into key quality metrics throughout the manufacturing process.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Metcal Announces Global Launch of Solder Wire Feeder System

Dec 01, 2016 | Metcal today announced the global launch of the Solder Wire Feeder System. The feeder system speeds up the soldering process and increases efficiency by adding control and convenience to the line.

Metcal

The Solder Wire Feeder.

Metcal

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

Cypress, California, USA

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

Libra Industries Installs New SPI Systems in Mentor and Dallas Facilities

Dec 01, 2016 | Libra Industries today announced that is has completed the installation of two new Omron CDK VP5200-V Solder Paste Inspection systems. A second system was installed at the Libra Industries’ Mentor facility and one was installed at the Dallas facility.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Line Operator Tuyen Khau operating one of the new SPI units at the Libra Industries Dallas facility.

Libra Industries, Inc.

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

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Contract Manufacturer

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand Opening of Kurtz Ersa Technology Center in Guadalajara

Dec 01, 2016 | Kurtz Ersa North America is pleased to announce the ribbon cutting ceremony and official grand opening of the new demo & technology center in Guadalajara. The ceremony dedicated the new demonstration and technology center in Mexico’s second largest city. Regional and international partners and customers seized the opportunity to inspect the new Ersa systems from close quarters.

kurtz ersa Corporation

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

SMT Slovenia Successfully Install Aegis Software’s FactoryLogix R3 Logistics Module

Dec 01, 2016 | The P&P Group, founded in 1979 and located in Slovenia, expanded their business to incorporate SMT d.o.o in 2003 and specialises in the development of complex electronic systems with extensive experience in the development and manufacture of sophisticated custom-made electronic devices.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Professional SMT spare parts and Machinery proiveder

Nov 30, 2016 | The XW-SMT Promise on SMT Spare Parts • New, original or high-quality SMT Spare Parts. • Significantly lower prices than the original manufacturers price. • All SMT Spare Parts and Consumables are fully inspected. • Large quantity of Spare Parts stocked. • Extensive supply chains throughout Europe and Asia. • Quick quotations, Great savings and fast delivery services.

Shenzhen Xiangwei Electronic & Technology Co., Ltd.

Xiangwei Electronic & Technology Co., Ltd. specialized in supply Surface Mount Technology pick & place equipments.

Shenzhen Xiangwei Electronic & Technology Co., Ltd.

Specialize in SMT parts more than 5 years; Mainly supply Panasonic nozzle, feeder, motor, sensor, valve, etc; All products are original with high quality; Our price is competitive and delivery is fast

Shenzhen, China

Pick and Place

North American PCB Book-to-Bill Ratio Climbs to 1.08

Nov 30, 2016 | IPC announced today the October 2016 findings from its monthly North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The PCB book-to-bill ratio continued to strengthen, climbing to 1.08, while sales and orders were both down in October.

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

Altus Presents Nikon Metrology’s Latest Innovations

Nov 30, 2016 | Nikon Metrology’s latest innovations are now being represented by Altus Group, a leading distributor of capital equipment for the electronics assembly industry as part of their product portfolio in the UK and Ireland.

Altus Group

XT V 160, is a high-precision, flat-panel based X-ray inspection system.

Altus Group

The Altus Group is one of the fastest growing distribution companies in east Central Europe. We have a seperate division that refurbishes second user equipment for the electronics industry using our reknowned customer support team.

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom

Distributor

Kurtz Ersa Holds Selective/Wave Solder Process Seminar in Guadalajara, MX

Nov 30, 2016 | Kurtz Ersa North America recently held its first process seminar at its new facility in Guadalajara. The local seminar allowed surrounding customers to attend and advance their knowledge and understanding about why selecting a proper flux for the specific process they are using is so important. Customers also learned how to use their selective soldering machines to their fullest capabilities to produce defect free PCBs even with large variations in assembly thicknesses, thermal masses, and component restrictions.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Kurtz Ersa North America held its first process seminar at its new facility in Guadalajara.

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

FREE Digital Download of Failures Analysis Booklet from ACI Technologies

Nov 30, 2016 | ACI Technologies invites you to download a free copy of its very popular e-booklet, “Failure Analysis Techniques for Electronics” from its Website store, which is located at http://store.aciusa.org/Failure-Analysis-Techniques-for-Electronics-Digital-Download-P181.aspx.

ACI Technologies, Inc.

ACI Technologies, Inc.

ACI, an authorized IPC Training Center operating the National Electronics Manufacturing Center of Excellence providing analytical testing, manufacturing and reoair services to the electronics industry.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Design, IPC Standards Certification Center, Consultant, Service Provider, Training Provider

CyberOptics Showcases Large Particle Sensing Functionality in Next-Generation Airborne Particle Sensors at SEMICON Japan

Nov 24, 2016 | CyberOptics® Corporation announces it will showcase its next-generation Airborne Particle Sensor technology (APS2) with an extended particle size range at the upcoming SEMICON Japan in Tokyo, December 14-16, 2016 in booth #4605.

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

We are Now ITAR Registered

Nov 23, 2016 | Metal Etch Services, Inc. is proud to announce we are now a registered manufacturer with the United States of America Department of State as compliant with the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Now that we are ITAR registered, we can gladly assist you with all your requirements for SMT Stencils, Thick Film Printing Screens and Thin Metal Parts. For more information please call us at (760) 798-6984

Metal Etch Services, Inc.

ITAR Registration

Metal Etch Services, Inc.

Metal Etch Services is a manufacturer of Laser Cut Stencils, Thick Film Screens, Masks and Thin Metal Parts. We offer our services at 24 hour standard delivery anywhere in the United States,Mexico and Canada . Daily deliveries

San Marcos, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, CAD, Repair/Rework, Screen Printing

Hutchins Grant Award Winner Announced

Nov 22, 2016 | During the 2016 Annual Meeting at SMTA International, the SMTA announced that Kate Reeve, a graduate student at Purdue University, has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Charles Hutchins Educational Grant. The SMTA Grant Committee selected her project entitled "Heterogeneous Nucleation of ß-Tin in Lead-Free, Tin-Based Solder Alloys."

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 Capital Chapter Final Meeting of 2016 a Great Success at Zentech

Nov 22, 2016 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is pleased to announce its final meeting of 2016 was a great success. Zentech graciously hosted the chapter meeting. The meeting had over 30 attendees representing various companies in the electronics industry including Northrop Grumman, L-3 Communications, Harris, DRS Technologies, BrainScope, and many others. Attendees enjoyed a fully catered dinner from La Prima. Mr. John Travis of Nordson YESTECH gave an excellent presentation on “AXI and MXI; How They Complement Each Other”. After the presentation, attendees participated in a facility tour and Mr. Travis gave a full demonstration of the Nordson YESTECH X3 AXI (Automated X-Ray Inspection) system.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

SMTA Capital Chapter Final Meeting of 2016.

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

Juerg Schuepbach Joins Essemtec as International Sales Manager

Nov 21, 2016 | Essemtec AG appointed Juerg Schuepbach as International Sales Manager, effective November 1, 2016. He is responsible for strengthening the company's market presence around the globe and expanding its business into both underserved geographies and complementary industrial segments.

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

Aegis MES Sales Growth Leads to Expanded Structure in the Americas

Nov 21, 2016 | Aegis Software today announced a structural expansion to its operations in the Americas to support the rapid increase in its large-scale MES system installations as well as scaling of the global organization. With the appointment of Brian Backenstose as the Managing Director of Aegis Americas, Aegis now has parallel management and organizational structures in each of its three divisions of the Americas, Europe and Asia. Beyond improvements to corporate scaling to meet demand, this new structure enables efficient cross-divisional engineering and customer services coordination.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Brian Backenstose Managing Director of Aegis Americas.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Jaguar Partners with MIRTEC to Maintain Demanding Quality Standards

Nov 21, 2016 | MIRTEC, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology,” is pleased to announce that Jaguar de Mexico, has selected MIRTEC’s award-winning MV-6 OMNI 3D AOI system to maximize production efficiency and maintain demanding quality standards.

MIRTEC Corporation

Luis Gerardo Reyes - Director of Operations, 
Jaguar de Mexico.

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Altus Updates its Portfolio with GPD Global’s Latest System

Nov 21, 2016 | Altus Group is now offering its customers in the UK and Ireland GPD Global's automated dispense systems which in response to customer demand, now have an integrated Pick & Place capability.

GPD Global

GPD Global’s Latest System.

GPD Global

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

Grand Junction, Colorado, USA

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

Ucamco releases major revision of the Gerber File Format Specification

Nov 21, 2016 | Revision 2016.11 allows to include the CAD netlist to Gerber files and offers several text improvements and clarifications The document is developed by Karel Tavernier. Jean-Pierre Charras provided essential input on the CAD netlist, and further remarks by Remco Poelstra and Wim De Greve were included. KiCad is the first software vendor to implement support for the new netlist attributes.

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

Kyoritsu Is the New Sales Representative for ViTrox in Indonesia, India and Vietnam

Nov 20, 2016 | ViTrox Technologies announces the appointment of Kyoritsu Electric (Vietnam) Co., Ltd. and PT. Kyoritsu Electric Indonesia as its Strategic Channel Partner, effective from January 2016 while Kyoritsu Electric India Pvt. Ltd is effective from January 2017.

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

Ultrasonic Systems, Inc.

USI manufactures high-performance spray coating equipment based on patented, nozzle-less ultrasonic spray head technology.

Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing

Ultrasonic Systems, Inc.

USI manufactures high-performance spray coating equipment based on patented, nozzle-less ultrasonic spray head technology.

Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing

Scienscope Enters Exclusive Representative Agreement with Don Dupont Sales in Florida

Nov 17, 2016 | Scienscope International has appointed Don Dupont Sales as its exclusive manufacturers’ representative in Florida, U.S. Don Dupont Sales will represent Scienscope’s state-of-the-art X-ray cabinet systems.

SCIENSCOPE International

SCIENSCOPE International

Scienscope supplies inspection equipment, including stereo zoom microscopes, video an X-Ray inspection equipment, automated optical inspection systems, magnifiers, measurement systems.

Chino, California, USA

Inspection

ACI Technologies Conducts Hands-on Profiling and Solder Reflow Course with KIC Equipment

Nov 17, 2016 | KIC today announced that ACI Technologies will host a “Profiling and Solder Reflow: Electronics Manufacturing Skills Training” from Nov. 21-22, 2016. The hands-on training will be conducted on KIC’s automated thermal process tools and systems, and will provide personnel with the knowledge and skills necessary to setup and operate a reflow process. Upon completion students will be able to apply their knowledge of reflow soldering techniques by successfully identifying the heat transfer modes and systems for each reflow method covered.

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

PCB Executive Forum Focuses on Critical Issues Senior-level executives to meet at IPC APEX EXPO

Nov 17, 2016 | IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces the new PCB Executive Forum Presented by IPC Hall of Fame. This is a learning and networking forum for senior-level executives of PCB organizations, fabricators, and their suppliers. The forum will take place February 13 at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, Calif.

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

The N200 Punch Singulates Tab Routed PCBs

Nov 17, 2016 | The N200 punch cleanly separates round and odd shaped panels without dust. Available for under $4,000 from FKN Systek, The N200 is a low cost top down air operated punch for singulating tab routed PCB Panels one tab at a time. An upper and lower matching knife blade is used to pinch the tabs apart.

FKN Systek

N200 tab routed pcb punch

FKN Systek

Depanelizer Equipment and Tools For Electronic Assembly.

Millis, Massachusetts, USA

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

Cogiscan Appoints Global Account Manager for Its Equipment Partners

Nov 16, 2016 | Cogiscan Inc.is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Baro to the position of Global Account Manager – Equipment Partners. This is a new position that Cogiscan created to support the steady growth in this segment.

Cogiscan Inc.

Tom Baro to the position of Global Account Manager.

Cogiscan Inc.

Cogiscan provides factory-wide electronics manufacturing traceability (TTC), MSD control, component set up verification, PCB assembly error-proofing, components inventory management.

Bromont, Quebec, Canada

Inspection, Software Manufacturer

Count On Tools, Inc. Offers Lowest Prices of the Year on PB Swiss Tools Products for Black Friday/Cyber Monday

Nov 16, 2016 | Count On Tools, Inc. are pleased to announce exclusive online only Black Friday deals. Take advantage of the lowest prices of the year on all of your favorite PB Swiss Tools products! Throughout Black Friday weekend / Cyber Monday – Nov. 25-28, 2016 – customers can receive 30 percent off all items when you shop online at shop.pbtools.us.

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

Open Platform Communications (OPC) Server from Tibbo Technology

Nov 16, 2016 | The main point of OPC protocol is simple – it is a cross-functional fixed interface to communicate between data sources in the manufacturing industry.

Tibbo Technology

Tibbo OPC Server

Tibbo Technology

Tibbo is an international company group leading in hardware and software solutions for the Internet of Things, IT infrastructure management, industrial and building automation.

New Taipei City, Taiwan

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs

NEO Tech Invests in New Capabilities and Expands Capacity at Otay Mesa Site

Nov 15, 2016 | NEO Tech announces that it continues to invest in infrastructure, equipment, processes, and personnel at its Otay Mesa manufacturing site in Tijuana Mexico. The additional investments add enhanced capabilities and additional capacity needed to support the continued demand for NEOTech’s manufacturing and engineering services within new programs and new customers at Otay Mesa.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

NEOTech’s manufacturing and engineering services within new programs and new customers at Otay Mesa.

NEO Technology Solutions (NEO Tech)

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

Chatsworth, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Design, Contract Manufacturer

PDR Americas Hires Leading Rep Firm in the Midwest

Nov 15, 2016 | PDR Americas today announced the appointment of Horizon Sales as its manufacturers’ representative throughout the Midwestern U.S. Horizon Sales is a leading manufacturers’ representative corporation, specializing in the sales and marketing of premier electronics assembly equipment.

PDR-America

Dave Trail.

PDR-America

PDR manufactures IR BGA rework stations, BGA rework equipment, and SMD rework stations. SMD soldering solutions for BGA Rework, CSP Rework, QFN Rework, LED Rework, 0201 Rework and more. Also offers thermal test equipment. est.1987

Shingle Springs, California, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

VJ Electronix Adds Wong’s Kong King Int’l (Holdings) LTD. (WKK Distribution Ltd.) to Its China Sales Channel

Nov 15, 2016 | VJ Electronix, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has appointed WKK as a Distribution Channel Partner in China.

VJ Electronix

VJ Electronix

Rework and X-ray Inspection solutions for a variety of applications. VJ integrates proven industrial X-ray expertise with advanced SRT automation and NIS X-ray electronics inspection expertise.

Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA

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

Engineered Materials Systems Introduces Fast Cure Conductive Adhesive for Small- to Medium-Size Chip Bonding

Nov 15, 2016 | Engineered Materials Systems today announced its new EMS 561-854 Fast Cure Conductive Adhesive for die-attach applications with small- to medium-size die and tantalum capacitors. EMS 561-854 is designed to cure in one minute at 170ºC.

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

Turn Inspiration into Innovation through IPC APEX EXPO 2017 Educational Programs

Nov 15, 2016 | The latest technical research, industry best practices, trending topics, ground-breaking technologies and forward thinking innovations will take center stage throughout the IPC APEX EXPO® 2017 technical conference and professional development courses, which will take place February 11–16 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. Registration is now open at www.IPCAPEXEXPO.org.

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

Cadence Releases XJTAG DFT Assistant for OrCAD Capture

Nov 15, 2016 | Software interface enables early detection and repair of circuit board errors at the design stage, before hardware is produced.

Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

World's leading EDA company.

San Jose, California, USA

Design

Sue Schapplwein Retires After Almost 19 Years at Ersa

Nov 14, 2016 | Kurtz Ersa North America today announced the retirement of long-time employee Sue Schapplwein. Based out of Kurtz Ersa’s Plymouth facility for the last 18.5 years, Schapplwein was the company’s Project & Traffic Manager.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Sue Schapplwein and Albrecht Beck.

kurtz ersa Corporation

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

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

SMT Hautes Technologies Selects MIRTEC for Leading-Edge 3D AOI Technology

Nov 14, 2016 | MIRTEC, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology,” is pleased to announce that SMT Hautes Technologies, has selected MIRTEC’s award winning MV-7 OMNI as their future 3D AOI platform of choice.

MIRTEC Corporation

Stéphane Deschênes - PDG/CEO, SMT Hautes Technologies.

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

PDR Americas Enters Representative Agreement with WepcoVintek

Nov 14, 2016 | PDR Americas today announced that it has entered a sales agreement with Kevin Colvin and WepcoVintek Technical Sales as its manufacturers’ representative for AZ and NM. WepcoVintek will represent PDR’s full line of rework equipment.

PDR-America

Kevin Colvin.

PDR-America

PDR manufactures IR BGA rework stations, BGA rework equipment, and SMD rework stations. SMD soldering solutions for BGA Rework, CSP Rework, QFN Rework, LED Rework, 0201 Rework and more. Also offers thermal test equipment. est.1987

Shingle Springs, California, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering, Manufacturer of Test Equipment

New Low-Cost Snap Cure Conductive Adhesive for Stringing or Shingling Solar Modules

Nov 14, 2016 | Engineered Materials Systems is pleased to introduce its new EMS 561-567 Low-Cost Snap Cure Conductive Adhesive for stringing or shingling applications in crystalline silicon and thin-film solar modules. EMS 561-567 is designed to electrically interconnect solar cells using ribbons or direct cell-to-cell contact.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

A global manufacturer of adhesives, conductives and encapsulants. For over 20 years, EMS has formulated state of the art acrylics, epoxies, silicones and urethanes.

Delaware, Ohio, USA

OEM

Pickering Interfaces to Showcase Switching & Simulation Modules at International Test Conference

Nov 14, 2016 | Pickering Interfaces will be showcasing their latest PXI & LXI switching and simulation solutions and software in booth 216 at the International Test Expo (ITC 2016), November 15 - 17, 2016. These products include:

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

PXI & LXI switching and simulation solutions and software.

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

Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing Selects FactoryLogix MES to Support Aerospace and Defense Manufacturing Operations

Nov 14, 2016 | Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing recently selected Aegis FactoryLogix MES Software to implement in their North Dakota plant. The MES software was chosen to implement an intelligent paperless documentation system and real-time data analysis for increasing yield and enhancing traceability.

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

Aegis Industrial Software Corporation

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

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

Software Manufacturer

Pickering present ultra-high density Reed Relays at ITC

Nov 14, 2016 | Pickering Electronics, a leading provider of Reed Relays, will be showcasing its latest high density range at the International Test Conference on booth 216, 15 – 17 November 2016.

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

Kester Launches SF855-LR Soldering Flux

Nov 14, 2016 | Kester is proud to announce the launch of SF855-LR Soldering Flux, a low solid, low residue, no-clean non-rosin organic flux designed specifically for use in tabber and stringer equipment of Photovoltaic Assembly (PV) through soldering tabs to cell contacts. The extremely low solids content (1.6%) and nature of the activator system results in practically no residue left on the cell after soldering. SF855-LR has a wide operating window and temperature range, and can be used in SnPb, SnAgPb and Pb-free applications.

Kester

Kester

A leading global supplier of assembly materials to the electronic assembly, component and microelectronic marketplaces.

Itasca, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

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