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Panasonic to Introduce New PanaCIM® Enterprise Edition Version 8.3 at APEX

Mar 15, 2011 | Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America will introduce the latest version of its PanaCIM® Enterprise Edition manufacturing execution system (MES) software at APEX 2011.To further support customers with mixed-vendor production lines, the PanaCIM Enterprise Edition fully integrated software suite has been expanded to include additional equipment from non-Panasonic vendors.

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

PanaCIM Enterprise Edition MES

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

Test Equipment Connection Europe S.P.R.L., based in Belgium, is now operational.

Mar 15, 2011 | Test Equipment Connection Corporation announced today that Test Equipment Connection Europe S.P.R.L., based in Belgium, is now operational.

Test Equipment Connection

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

See the Latest Cleaning Products for Every Process from Kyzen at the SMTA Intermountain Expo & Tech Forum

Mar 14, 2011 | Kyzen will showcase products for every process at the upcoming SMTA Intermountain Chapter Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at Boise State University in Boise, ID.

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

See Milara’s Next-Generation Printing Equipment at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | Milara will showcase its latest printing and placement equipment in Booth #1873 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Milara Inc

The TD2929-3D system is optioned for either 2D (standard) or 3D post-print inspection.

Milara Inc

The Company is dedicated to the development, manufacturing, servicing and/or licensing of manual, semi automatic and automatic stencil/screen printers, dispensers, and wafer printers for the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Semiconductor Industries

Medway, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs

R&D Technical Services to Debut Updated RD1 Reflow System at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | Vapor phase manufacturer R&D Technical Services Inc. will debut its updated RD1 Batch Type Vapor Phase Reflow System in Booth #2635 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

R&D Technical Services, Inc.

RD1 Batch Type Vapor Phase Reflow System.

R&D Technical Services, Inc.

R&D Technical Services was formed in 1996 to support the Vapor Reflow market and is currently the leading source of Vapor Phase equipment.

Burnsville, Minnesota, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

See Inovaxe’s Newest Handling and Inventory Control Systems at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | Inovaxe will exhibit its latest storage and handling systems in Booth #764 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Inovaxe Corporation

The innovative Suitcase-Sized Kit Cart system provides non-dedicated, high-density, flexible component package storage and Web-based inventory control.

Inovaxe Corporation

Inovaxe is focused on developing state-of-the-art Inovative Material Handling Solutions (MHS) for Low-Volume/High-Mix Manufacturing.

Deerfield Beach, Florida, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Nihon Superior to Showcase Advanced Soldering Materials at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | Nihon Superior Co. Ltd. will exhibit in Booth #259 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

SN100C P602 D4 is completely halogen-free, which means there are no intentional additions of the halogens F, Cl, Br or even I hidden in the chemistry.

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

Christopher Associates' Jasbir Bath to Chair Reflow Assembly Session at IPC APEX EXPO

Mar 14, 2011 | Christopher Associates announces that Jasbir Bath, Consulting Engineer, will Chair the session titled "Reflow Assembly" at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas. The session will take place Tuesday, April 12, 2011 from 1:30-3 p.m.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Jasbir Bath, a Consulting Engineer for Christopher Associates.

Christopher Associates Inc.

A pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries.

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

CyberOptics to Debut New Inspection Systems at IPC/APEX 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | CyberOptics Corporation will debut its latest inspection systems in Booth #1749 at the upcoming IPC/APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

CyberOptics Corporation

The SE500™ 100 percent 3-D solder paste inspection system has the ability to inspect the most demanding assemblies with a >80 cm2/second inspection speed without compromising measurement accuracy and repeatability.

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

BTU International to Debut New PYRAMAX Solder Reflow Capabilities at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 14, 2011 | BTU International will debut its new dual-lane, dual-speed capabilities of the PYRAMAX™ solder reflow system, as well as a next generation flux management system.

BTU International

PYRAMAX™ solder reflow system.

BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

SEMA Exhibition in Silicon Valley to Address Solar Manufacturing Technology

Mar 14, 2011 | The Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association (SEMA) announces the availability of booth space for the 1st SEMA Technical Conference and Exhibition, scheduled to take place May 24-26, 2011 at the Wyndham Hotel in San Jose, CA.

Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association (SEMA)

Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association (SEMA)

SEMA is a member-driven educational, technical and professional association serving the solar manufacturing and related industries

Santa Ana, California, USA

Association, Non-Profit

Seika Machinery Inc. Debuts the SAYAKA SAM-CT35Q Large Board PCB Router

Mar 14, 2011 | Seika Machinery, Inc. introduces the SAYAKA SAM-CT35Q Large Board Model.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

The SAYAKA SAM-CT35Q is a tabletop, automatic precision PCB router. The compact size and weight of the system make it ideal for limited work spaces and versatility in a production line setup.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Seika Machinery provides electronics manufacturers with advanced machinery, superior materials and engineering services including Automated Test Equipment, SMTA assembly equipment and QA products

Torrance, California, USA

Cleaning, Drilling/Routing, Inspection, Distributor, Selective Soldering

Qual-Pro achieves UL 508A certification; can now build UL certified electrical panels

Mar 14, 2011 | Qual-Pro Corporation today announced that the company was awarded UL 508A certification.

Qual-Pro Corporation

Qual-Pro Corporation

Qual-Pro is an Electronics Manufacturing Service (EMS) provider. We have built electronics for others since 1971.

Gardena, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Pick and Place, Contract Manufacturer

See Aqueous Technologies’ Latest Cleaning Equipment at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Aqueous Technologies Corp. announces that it will feature its leading cleaning equipment in Booth #641 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

The Trident Duo High-Yield Automatic Defluxing and Cleanliness Testing System provides a cost-effective alternative to inline defluxing systems.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of aqueous-based defluxing equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA

Cleaning

Everett Charles Technologies’ FSG to Introduce Integrated Functional Test Solutions at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Everett Charles Technologies' Fixture Services Group (FSG) will introduce Integrated Functional Test Solutions, its new turnkey product, in Booth #447 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO.

Everett Charles Technologies

LEDCHECK™ VIII is an eight channel modular assembly designed specifically for true color testing.

Everett Charles Technologies

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

Pomona, California, USA

Inspection

Kyzen to Showcase Award Winning Products for Every Process at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Kyzen will showcase products for every process in Booth #1439 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

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

MIRTEC to premier its complete line of advanced AOI systems at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | MIRTEC will feature an MV-7xi configured with the exclusive 15 Mega Pixel ISIS Vision System and proprietary 3D AOI technology in booth #1925 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO.

MIRTEC Corporation

The MIRTEC MV-3L Desktop AOI System is the industry’s most widely accepted five camera desktop AOI system. 

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Industry Buzzing Over New Free Sessions at IPC APEX EXPO™

Mar 11, 2011 | Very few attendees can — or even try — to take advantage of all of the resources on-site at IPC APEX EXPO, taking place April 12–14, 2011 in Las Vegas. To optimize their time at the event, visitors can get even more questions answered at free educational "BUZZ Sessions" taking place on the show floor. Panelists at these interactive discussion forums will discuss many of the topics keeping the electronics manufacturing industry buzzing.

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

Lengths of up to 910 mm: SIPLACE SX sets new placement standards for unusual board sizes

Mar 11, 2011 | With options for long boards, heavy boards and thick boards, the SIPLACE Team is already offering a wide range of placement solutions for boards with unusual dimensions. Electronics manufacturers who use the SIPLACE SX1 or SIPLACE SX2 can now extend the range even further: With the SIPLACE Long Board 910 functionality they are now able for the first time to populate boards that are up to 910 mm (35.8 inches) long in a single, continuous placement process.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Even unusually long PCBs with dimensions of up to 910 x 560 mm can be processed in SIPLACE SX1 and SIPLACE SX2 machines.

Siemens Process Industries and Drives

Siemens industrial manufacturing software, process automation, and automation and drives technology increases flexibility, cuts market launch lead time, and significantly reduces energy for manufacturing companies.

Alpharetta, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Production Solutions to Showcase Complete Board Support Offerings at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Production Solutions Inc., manufacturer of the Red-E-Set Board Support, will showcase its full product line in Booth #351 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Production Solutions

The RED-E-SET Ultra HD represents the next generation of high-density board supports, designed for those applications requiring greater support during the printing and assembly process.

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

FINETECH to Showcase FINEPLACER® core rework system at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | FINETECH will highlight the FINEPLACER® core rework system in Booth #1940 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Finetech

The FINEPLACER® core represents a compact, yet versatile hot-gas rework system withs 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

Acculogic to Debut New Test Systems and Services at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Acculogic, Inc. announces that it will highlight its leading testing technologies in Booth #1435 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Acculogic Inc.

FLS 980Dxi Flying Scorpion™

Acculogic Inc.

Manufacturer of a broad range of systems & instruments for testing electronic devices, circuit boards and more. Products include Boundary Scan (JTAG) test systems and Flying Probe testers.

Markham, Ontario, Canada

Test Services

Cobar Solder Products to Exhibit High-Performance Fluxes at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | The Balver Zinn Group announces that Cobar Europe BV will exhibit a complete new range of high-performance low-VOC and VOC-free fluxes in Booth #371 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

Cobar Solder Products Inc.

Cobar Solder Products Inc., a member of the Balver Zinn Group, is a recognized global supplier of solder paste, fluxes and related soldering materials for electronics assembly.

Little River, South Carolina, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Adhesives/Dispensing, Cleaning, Soldering

IPC Study Identifies Costs of SEC Conflict Minerals Due Diligence at 17 Times More than Government Estimates

Mar 11, 2011 | A new study conducted by IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® predicts that reporting requirements for conflict minerals proposed by the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) would cost the electronic interconnect industry an estimated $279 million in the first year of implementation for due diligence alone, compared to the government’s estimate of $16.5 million.

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

Elastomer Socket for Infineon's BGA221

Mar 11, 2011 | Ironwood Electronics has recently introduced a new high performance BGA socket for 0.4mm pitch 221 ball BGA - SG-BGA7162. The socket operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1dB of insertion loss.

Ironwood Electronics

Ironwood Electronics

Ironwood Electronics, an ISO9001/2000 company, offers a wide selection of high performance adapters and sockets for all the various SMT IC Packages. Fast, high quality quick turn custom projects are o

Burnsville, Minnesota, USA

Design

Count On Tools to Introduce New SMT Nozzles and Consumables at APEX 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | Count On Tools Inc. will introduce its latest developments in SMT nozzles and consumables in Booth #1965 at the upcoming at the upcoming IPC APEX conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Count On Tools, Inc.

Count On Tools supplies a full range of SMT tooling, odd-form component tooling and design services, and other SMT consumables for the electronics manufacturing industry.

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

EVS International to Exhibit its Lead-Free EVS 7000 System at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | EVS International announces that it will exhibit its EVS 7000LFHS in Booth 1535 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO conference and exhibition, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

EVS International

The Solder Recovery System EVS 7000 provides a closed environment system for the recovery of solder from the solder dross produced during the wave soldering process.

EVS International

World Leaders in Solder Recovery.

Cowes, United Kingdom

Environmental Resources, Soldering

SEHO Systems to Exhibit Leading Soldering Solutions at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 11, 2011 | SEHO North America, Inc. will showcase its leading soldering systems in Booth #565 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

SEHO Systems GmbH

SEHO's PowerSelective features a modular design, ensuring the highest flexibility.

SEHO Systems GmbH

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

Kreuzwertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Selective Soldering

SMTA Accepting Applications for Board of Directors

Mar 10, 2011 | The SMTA is currently seeking committed individuals for its Board of Directors. Candidates should have valuable skills and ideas to continue our mission of helping members succeed in electronics assembly and related business operations.

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

Everett Charles Technologies’ CPG to Introduce the New Edge™ in Loaded Board Test at the IPC APEX EXPO

Mar 10, 2011 | The Contact Products Group (CPG) of Everett Charles Technologies will display the Edge™ for the first time in Booth #447 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO. The Edge™ provides an economical, sharp, aggressive and shallow angle blade tip for reliable via probing on PCBs by incorporating ECT’s patented ZIP® flat technology manufacturing cost advantages.

Everett Charles Technologies

Everett Charles Technologies

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

Pomona, California, USA

Inspection

Seika Debuts the Ecobrid SC-AH100 Low-VOC Stencil Cleaner

Mar 10, 2011 | Seika Machinery introduces the new Sawa Ecobrid SC-AH100 Fully Automatic Low-VOC Stencil Cleaner. The Ecobrid stencil cleaner provides a 66 percent reduction in CO2 emissions and energy consumption over the previously fully automatic cleaning system, as well as a significant reduction in running costs.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Sawa Ecobrid SC-AH100 Fully Automatic Low-VOC Stencil Cleaner.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Seika Machinery provides electronics manufacturers with advanced machinery, superior materials and engineering services including Automated Test Equipment, SMTA assembly equipment and QA products

Torrance, California, USA

Cleaning, Drilling/Routing, Inspection, Distributor, Selective Soldering

KIC to Highlight MVP Profile Fixture at IPC APEX EXPO 2011

Mar 10, 2011 | KIC will highlight its MVP profile fixture in Booth #1964 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO conference and exhibition. The MVP profile fixture is ideal for viewing changes in reflow ovens and determining how those changes affect the profile of production boards.

KIC Thermal

The MVP profile fixture is ideal for viewing changes in reflow ovens and determining how those changes affect the profile of production boards.

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

Juki to Showcase Its Latest Automated Assembly Solutions at IPC APEX EXPO

Mar 10, 2011 | Juki Corporation will showcase its latest assembly systems in Booth #1559 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO.

Juki Automation Systems

FX-3 high-speed chip shooter.

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

Inspection, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering, Selective Soldering

Christopher Associates to Unveil New Inspection Solutions at IPC/APEX 2011

Mar 10, 2011 | Christopher Associates will unveil its latest industry leading inspection solutions in Booth #2211 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place April 12-14, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Christopher Associates Inc.

New this year from Unix, the Optolaser LSX Laser Soldering System incorporates on-axis AOI and precise thermal management.

Christopher Associates Inc.

A pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and chemical processing industries.

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Multitest’s Mercury Contactors for Wafer-Level Test Successfully Deployed to Subcontractors in Asia

Mar 10, 2011 | Multitest announces that another major fabless semiconductor manufacturer has evaluated and approved its Mercury-based wafer-level contactors. These Mercury contactors have eight sites and more than spring probes per site.

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

SME to Present Innovation Conference on New Product Development and Manufacturing

Mar 10, 2011 | The SME Silicon Valley Chapter will present a one-day Innovation Conference for Engineers, “Latest Technologies and Challenges for Product Development and Manufacturing,” on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. The seminar will run in conjunction with the Northern California Design-2-Part Show being held May 18 & 19, 2011, also at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Design-2-Part Shows

Design-2-Part Shows

Design-2-Part Shows are America's largest and longest running contract manufacturing shows for the sourcing of custom parts, services and design. Regional tradeshows covering the USA provide OEMs the

Prospect, Connecticut, USA

Contract Manufacturer, Publication or Online Resource

Assembléon aims to cut pick pick & place operating costs by 30%

Mar 10, 2011 | A project now underway at Assembléon is developing pick & place machines that will cut energy consumption and other operating costs by at least 30%.

Assembléon

Assembléon's A-Series already sets the benchmark for low pick & place energy consumption. The machines consume half the electricity of the global industry average, saving up to $10.000 per machine per year. SuMa will improve that even further, and aims to reinforce the A-Series' reputation as the most sustainable pick & place machines for PCB assembly.

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

DEK Expands Relationship with Scanditron

Mar 10, 2011 | DEK announced that it has expanded its successful relationship with Scanditron to now also include representation in Finland. The top electronics representative has an excellent track record with DEK, having been responsible for sales and technical support of DEK print platforms for over 30 years.

DEK International

DEK International

DEK is the world's leading provider of screen printing equipment and processes for diverse industries, from surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor, to fuel cell and solar cell manufacture.

Zurich, Switzerland

Screen Printing

GOEPEL electronic improves in-system Programming Capability of Flash Memories

Mar 10, 2011 | GOEPEL electronic announces the market introduction of another feature within the frame of the emulation technology VarioTAP®. The new option enables the utilisation of fast process-oriented communication interfaces such as LAN or USB2.0 for data transfer, in particular solving the throughput problem in programming massive Flash images.

GOEPEL Electronic

GOEPEL Electronic

Vendor of systems for Automated Optical Inspection (AOI), 3D X-Ray Inspection (AXI)and 3D solder paste inspection (SPI). The company's inline and stand-alone AOI systems won several "Best in Test Awards"

Jena, Germany

Inspection

CBA Group Appoints Debbora Ahlgren Vice President of Marketing

Mar 09, 2011 | The CBA Group, comprised of Universal Instruments Corporation and Hover-Davis, announces the appointment of Debbora (Deb) Ahlgren as Vice President of Marketing, reporting to Jean-Luc Pelissier, CEO and President of CBA, Universal Instruments and Hover-Davis.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Debbora  Ahlgren, Vice President of Marketing for CBA Group.

Universal Instruments Corporation

Universal Instruments is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced automation and assembly equipment solutions for the electronics manufacturing industry.

Conklin, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

Legislation for Permanent R&D Credit Introduced into Congress Today Will Assist U.S. Companies

Mar 09, 2011 | A long-time and active proponent of permanent research and development (R&D) tax credit legislation, IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® applauds the introduction of H.R. 942, "The American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011," a bipartisan bill to strengthen and make permanent the R&D tax credit. R&D is vital for U.S. electronics companies to be globally competitive and retain U.S. jobs.

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

Signs of Full Recovery Shown in IPC's Electronics Industries Market Data Update

Mar 09, 2011 | Economically, 2010 was a better year than expected in most parts of the world. Although Japan experienced exceptionally high growth in 2010, this was the year that China overtook Japan to become the second-largest world economy after the USA.

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

Quick Circuits Converts to Taiyo Solder Mask

Mar 09, 2011 | John Fix, Manager and Director of Sales and Marketing for Taiyo America, announced today that Quick Circuits of the United Kingdom has converted their solder mask to Taiyo’s PSR-4000 GP01EU.

Taiyo America

Taiyo America

Taiyo America, Inc., a manufacturing subsidiary of Taiyo Holdings Co., Ltd. (Japan), is the largest supplier of solder mask for rigid and flexible PCBs and packaging substrates in North America.

Carson City, Nevada, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

GOEPEL electronic extends BSDL Testbench to Multi Chip Modules and 3D Chips

Mar 09, 2011 | GOEPEL electronic, world-class vendor of JTAG/Boundary Scan solutions announces the availability of a new option in its recently introduced EDA software TAPChecker™. Multi-Chip Modules (MCM) and 3D chips are now supported, allowing testbench generation for VHDL, Verilog and STIL output formats.

GOEPEL Electronic

TAPChecker™ is based on a modular platform architecture with central database and individually licensable modules for data import and export as well as automatic test vector generation.

GOEPEL Electronic

Vendor of systems for Automated Optical Inspection (AOI), 3D X-Ray Inspection (AXI)and 3D solder paste inspection (SPI). The company's inline and stand-alone AOI systems won several "Best in Test Awards"

Jena, Germany

Inspection

Computrol Hires General Manager for Utah Office

Mar 09, 2011 | Computrol, Inc. announces that Charles Scott III has rejoined the company as General Manager for the office located in Orem, Utah.

Computrol, Inc.

Charles Scott III, Computrol’s new General Manager for the Orem, Utah office

Computrol, Inc.

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

Meridian, Idaho, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Contract Manufacturer

Focus on Market Hotspots Fuels Industry Development

Mar 09, 2011 | In 2010, China's import and export volume of electronic and information products reached USD1.01 trillion in value. This figure reflects a growth of 29.3 percent, with exports accounting for USD591.2 billion, 37.5 percent of total national exports. These figures indicate how China has successfully managed the transition from a period of recovery to one of growth.

Reed Exhibitions

NEPCON China 2011 will be held from May 11-13 at the Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center.

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

BTU International Ships 3000th Thermal Processing System from Shanghai Factory

Mar 09, 2011 | BTU International today announced the shipment of the 3000th thermal processing system from its manufacturing plant in Shanghai, China. BTU opened the facility in China in February of 2004.

BTU International

BTU's manufacturing plant in Shanghai, China.

BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

BPM Microsystems to Debut 8th Generation Automated Programming Solution at APEX 2011

Mar 09, 2011 | BPM Microsystems is pleased to announce that it will debut its model 3800 8th Generation automated programming system in Booth 1428 at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO conference and exhibition. This addition to the company's latest series of device programmers combines the unrivaled speed of Vector Engine Co-Processor® technology, true universal device support, and on-the-fly vision centering all in a single platform.

BPM Microsystems

Ideal for mid to high-volume production, the model 3800 automated programming system can utilize eight to 16 socket cards and is compatible with Flashstream socket cards.

BPM Microsystems

Exceptional electronic products start with exceptional programming. BPM Microsystems is the leading global supplier of automated and manual programming systems, serving the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Absolute Turnkey Announces Strategic Partnership with PTH Solutions

Mar 09, 2011 | Absolute Turnkey has partnered with PTH Solutions to support the company’s PC board design and software services in Vietnam.

Absolute Turnkey Services Inc,

Absolute Turnkey Services Inc,

Contract Manufacturer supporting low-to-medium volume high mix electronic assembly requirements. Absolute can help you in Design to layout, material procurement, PCB fabrication, assembly, and test.

San Jose, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs

Panasonic Introduces New Next Production Modular Placement Machine: Wider, Deeper, and More Inputs

Mar 08, 2011 | Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America introduces the NPM-W (Next Production Modular Wide) -- a new platform for processing PCBs up to 750 x 550mm in size, placing components up to 120 x 90mm, and accommodating up to 120 unique inputs per module.

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic NPM-W

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

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