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Günter Schindler new COO of the SIPLACE team

Nov 08, 2010 | To complete the wide-ranging SIPLACE Excellence restructuring program and prepare for the planned transfer of SIPLACE’s ownership from Siemens AG to ASM Pacific Technology, SIPLACE Head of Development Günter Schindler has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the global SIPLACE team effective October 1, 2010.

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

Günter Schindler, Siplace's new Chief Operating Officer (COO).

ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

ASM Assembly Systems is the supplier of SIPLACE, a leader in surface mount technology (SMT) equipment, software, and services to the electronics assembly market.

Munich, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Software Manufacturer

Lattice MachXO2 PLD Family Sets New Standards for Low Cost, Low Power Designs

Nov 08, 2010 | Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today unveiled its new MachXO2™ PLD family, which offers designers of low-density PLDs an unprecedented mix of low cost, low power and high system integration in a single device.

Lattice Semiconductor

MachXO2: the Do-it-All PLD for low density applications.

Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor designs, manufactures and markets hign-end programmable logic products.

Winter Springs, Florida, USA

Finetech to Highlight Compact Rework System FINEPLACER® core at the SMTA Penang Vendor Show

Nov 08, 2010 | Finetech will highlight the FINEPLACER® core rework system at the upcoming SMTA Penang Vendor Show, Table 8, on November 19, 2010 at the Eastin Hotel in Penang, Malaysia.

Finetech

FINEPLACER® core rework system.

Finetech

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

Gilbert, Arizona, USA

Repair/Rework, Soldering

VJ Electronix Selects Life Project as Its Exclusive Distributor Throughout Italy

Nov 08, 2010 | VJ Electronix, Inc. announces that it has appointed Life Project as its exclusive distributor for Italy.

VJ Electronix

Massimo Sant’Angelo, Sales Manager of Life Project, and Donald Naugler, President of 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.

Bohemia, New York, USA

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

Techcon Systems Releases Rigid TT Series Dispensing Tips

Nov 08, 2010 | Techcon Systems introduces its new Rigid TT Series Dispensing Tips. The new rigid tips are designed to provide accurate positioning for automation dispensing applications.

Techcon Systems

Rigid TT Series dispensing tips.

Techcon Systems

Techcon offers a wide array of fluid dispensing products and provides dispensing components ranging from disposable accessories to complete microprocessor-controlled dispensing systems, and precision valves.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing

STI Electronics Promotes Kelli King to Inside Sales Manager

Nov 08, 2010 | STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume specialized PCB assembly, has promoted Kelli King to Inside Sales Manager.

STI Electronics

Kelli King, STI Electronics' new Inside Sales Manager

STI Electronics

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry.

Madison, Alabama, USA

Assembly, Design, IPC Standards Certification Center, Contract Manufacturer, Training Provider

Acculogic Debuts Its New FiS640™ during Electronica 2010

Nov 08, 2010 | Acculogic's Manufacturing Test Systems Division announces the immediate availability of the latest addition to its family of in-circuit test (ICT) systems during Electronica 2010 at the New Munich Trade Fair in Munich, Germany.

Acculogic Inc.

FiS640TM Low-Cost Manufacturing Defect Analyzer (MDA).

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

Altronic Adds Europlacer’s iineo SMT Assembler to Its Assembly Facility

Nov 06, 2010 | Europlacer, a designer and manufacturer of comprehensive SMT placement systems for the global electronics industry, announces that Altronic, a member of the Hoerbiger Group, has added the iineo SMT Assembler to its assembly facility in Girard, OH.

EUROPLACER

From left to right: John Perrotta,  VP of Europlacer NA, Buddy Fares, Operations Engineering Manager at Altronic,  and John Chetsko, Manufacturing Engineer at  Altronic.

EUROPLACER

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

Poole Dorset, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place

Seika Machinery, Inc. to Highlight New Cleaning Solutions at the High Performance Cleaning and Coating Technical Conference

Nov 06, 2010 | Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will highlight its latest environmentally responsible cleaning solutions at the upcoming High Performance Cleaning and Coating Conference, scheduled to take place November 16-18, 2010 at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg, IL.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Easy brush replacement.

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

IPC Conference on Printed Electronics: An Early-stage Jump into a Growth Market

Nov 06, 2010 | Industry estimates project that by the end of 2010, printed electronics will be 35 percent of a $1.92 billion printed, thin film and organic electronics market.

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

Pan Pac Symposium Registration Now Open

Nov 04, 2010 | The SMTA is pleased to announce plans are now finalized for the 2011 Pan Pac Symposium and Tabletop Exhibition.

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

The 2011 Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium will be held 18-20 January 2011 at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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

Universal’s APL Attends Regional and National Technology Events

Nov 04, 2010 | Universal Instruments' Advanced Process Laboratory (APL) highlighted its Failure Analysis and Prototyping capabilities at recent regional SMTA shows, including the LI Chapter on October 13 and the Empire Chapter on October 19.

Universal Instruments Corporation

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

IPC and SMTA Announce Keynote Speakers for High Performance Cleaning and Coating Conference

Nov 04, 2010 | Industry-leading associations IPC and SMTA jointly announce the keynote speakers for the High Performance Cleaning and Coating Conference, scheduled to take place November 16-18, 2010 at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg, IL.

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 JOSE, CA ― November 2010 ― Bentek Solar, a leader in the design and manufacturing of optimized Configure-To-Order solar combiners, re-combiners and solar safety systems, announces that several ins

Nov 04, 2010 | Bentek Solar, a leader in the design and manufacturing of optimized Configure-To-Order solar combiners, re-combiners and solar safety systems, announces that several installers and integrators have selected the Bentek Solar leading-edge Multiple Disconnect Safety System (MDSS).

Bentek Solar

Multiple Disconnect Safety System.

Bentek Solar

A leader in manufacturing and engineering solutions for complex electro-mechanical and power distribution systems for the semiconductor and solar industries.

San Jose, California, USA

Manufacturer of Components

Krayden Debuts Henkel Loctite Frekote 55-NC Release Agent

Nov 04, 2010 | Krayden, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials, introduces Henkel’s Frekote 55-NC, an improved version of the Frekote 44-NC, offering quicker evaporation times and less odor.

Krayden Inc.

Henkel Loctite Frekote 55-NC Release Agent

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

MIRTEC Sells Award Winning MV-3L Desktop AOI System to SMT-ASSY Electronique during SMTAI

Nov 04, 2010 | MIRTEC, “The Global Leader in Inspection Technology,” announces the sale of its award-winning MV-3L Desktop AOI Machine during the recent SMTA International exhibition to SMT-ASSY Electronique, based in Quebec, Canada.

MIRTEC Corporation

MIRTEC sold SMT-ASSY a MV-3L System during SMTAI .

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Unisem Selects Teradyne ETS-88 for Analog and Power Management Test

Nov 03, 2010 | Teradyne, Inc announced that Unisem has selected the ETS-88™ test system from Teradyne’s Eagle Test business unit, based on the platform’s scalability, flexibility and superior test economics.

Teradyne

ETS-88™ Test System.

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

New IPC Study on Flexible Circuits Industry Forecasts Growth in 2010

Nov 03, 2010 | Following a decline in North American flexible circuit production of 2.3 percent in 2009 and a one percent decline in North American sales growth, the North American flexible circuit industry is predicting nine percent sales growth in 2010.

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

KIC’s MVP Profile Fixture Honored with a 2010 Global Technology Award

Nov 03, 2010 | KIC, the leader of thermal process development and control products, and winner of multiple industry awards, announces that it has been awarded a Global Technology Award in the category of Test Equipment and Services for its MVP profile fixture.

KIC Thermal

Brian O'Leary, KIC's Sales Manager, and Trevor Galbraight, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief at Global SMT & Packaging

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

Get Technical Advice from Kyzen’s Mike Bixenman at the High Performance Cleaning and Coating Technical Conference

Nov 03, 2010 | Kyzen announces that Dr. Mike Bixenman, Steve Stach from Austin American Corporation, and Curtis Hart from Hart Engineering will teach a technical workshop at the upcoming High Performance Cleaning and Coating Conference, scheduled to take place November 16-18, 2010 at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg, IL.

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

SMTA International Indicates Strong Industry Recovery

Nov 03, 2010 | The SMTA released a summary of the SMTA International Conference and Exhibition. The event, which took place October 24-28 at Walt Disney’s Swan and Dolphin Hotel in Orlando, FL, enjoyed a 20% increase in total registration compared to past years and serves as another indication that the industry is making a healthy recovery.

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

Pillarhouse USA – Jade Handex Honored with its second award in 2010

Nov 03, 2010 | Pillarhouse USA Inc – North Americas largest supplier of selective solder systems is proud to announce that they have been awarded a 2010 Global Technology Award in the selective solder category for the New Jade Handex platform.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Jade Handex, Selective Soldering System.

Pillarhouse USA, Inc.

Pillarhouse is a leading supplier of selective soldering systems for single-point and multi-point soldering configured for manual loading, in-line or as multiple unit in-line systems offering topside and in-line preheat.

Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Mirtec Wins 2010 Global Technology Award

Nov 03, 2010 | MIRTEC announces that it has been awarded a 2010 Global Technology Award in the category of AOI Inspection Systems for its MV-7xi In-Line AOI System configured with MIRTEC’s exclusive 15M Pixel ISIS Vision System.

MIRTEC Corporation

MV-7xi In-Line AOI System.

MIRTEC Corporation

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

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

Nordson ASYMTEK Wins 2010 Global Technology Award for its Spectrum S-930N Selective Flux Jetting System

Nov 03, 2010 | Nordson ASYMTEK, a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announces it was a winner in the 2010 Global Technology Awards in the Dispensing category for its Spectrum® S-930N Selective Flux Jetting System.

Nordson Corporation

Spectrum S-930N Selective Flux Jetting System.

Nordson Corporation

Manufacturer of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants, liquid and powder coatings to a broad range of consumer and industrial products manufacturing operations.

Westlake, Ohio, USA

OEM

RMD Instruments’ LeadTracer-RoHS with “MCA” Software Option Recognized by 2010 Global Technology Awards

Nov 02, 2010 | Devoted to the development of new radiation detector and systems technology, RMD Instruments Corp. announces that it announces that it has been awarded a Global Technology Award in the category of Anti-Counterfeiting Services for its LeadTracer-RoHS with “MCA” Software Option.

RMD Instruments

LeadTracer-RoHS XRF system.

RMD Instruments

Since 1974 RMD has been providing innovative solutions across a broad range of security, medical and industrial applications, including radiation imaging and detection, nuclear instrumentation and non-destructive test equipment.

Watertown, Massachusetts, USA

Inspection

PROMATION, Inc. releases a new, flexible robotic platform for top side selective soldering - PROFLEX

Nov 02, 2010 | Gary Goldberg, President and CEO PROMATION stated “I am delighted to announce that our engineering team in Fort Worth, headed up by Victor Trotter (CTO) has finalized our new cross platform soldering robot for top side applications”. “The PROFLEX platform is an innovative design which may be configured for a single head, or a multi-head expandable assembly platform. Robots may be configured in a multitude of assembly solutions to create a high output line, or progressive soldering solution”.

PROMATION, Inc.

PROMATION, Inc.

PROMATION offers automated products in 4 key areas: PCB handling systems, robotic soldering systems, automatic label placement, and work bench/work flow solutions.

Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Other, Soldering

High Volume AOI Sorting System

Nov 02, 2010 | PROMATION, Inc. a leader in Circuit Board Handling systems has announced the release of a new High Volume Post AOI review and rework system.

PROMATION, Inc.

AOI sort & review

PROMATION, Inc.

PROMATION offers automated products in 4 key areas: PCB handling systems, robotic soldering systems, automatic label placement, and work bench/work flow solutions.

Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Other, Soldering

Indium Corporation Hires New Technical Sales Support Engineer

Nov 02, 2010 | Indium Corporation announces that Selva Paramasivan has joined the company as a Technical Sales Support Engineer for northern California.

Indium Corporation

Selva Paramasivan, Indium's new Technical Sales Support Engineer for northern California.

Indium Corporation

Solder pastes, solder preforms, solder spheres, soldering fluxes, electrically-conductive adhesives. All alloys: tin-lead, lead-free, indium alloys, and more.

Utica, New York, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

New PCI Express Root Complex Lite Solution Uses the LatticeECP3 FPGA Family

Nov 02, 2010 | Lattice Semiconductor Corporation today announced the immediate availability of the PCI Express Root Complex (RC) Lite solution based on the LatticeECP3™ and LatticeECP2M™ FPGA families for use in simple bridging application to any legacy host bus.

Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor designs, manufactures and markets hign-end programmable logic products.

Winter Springs, Florida, USA

Kyzen VP Tom Forsythe Wins Electronics Celebrity Jeopardy at SMTA International 2010

Nov 02, 2010 | Kyzen announces that Vice President Tom Forsythe won the Electronics Celebrity Jeopardy game that took place at the recent SMTA International exhibition.

KYZEN Corporation

Tom Forsythe, Vice President of Kyzen.

KYZEN Corporation

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

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Cleaning

Christopher Associates Debuts New Printable No-Clean Pastes from Koki to the US

Nov 02, 2010 | Christopher Associates today announced the US introduction of Koki’s S3X48-M500 and S3X48-M500C Printable No-Clean Lead-Free Solder Pastes. Originally designed and formulated for superior head-in-pillow performance, the pastes also exhibit exceptional wetting and printing.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Data I/O and Le Champ Technology to Present at SMTA Penang Vendor Show

Nov 01, 2010 | Data I/O Corporation, the leading provider of manual and automated device programming solutions, announces that Nick Deppen, Director of Sales – Asia, will present “IC Programming Strategies: Which Strategy is Right for Me?” at the upcoming SMTA Penang Vendor Show.

Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O's Nick Deppen, Director of Sales - Asia

Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O is the world's leading provider of manual and automated programming solutions for semiconductor (IC) devices. Data I/O's solutions, software and programming engine ensures devices are programmed correctly every time.

Redmond, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Don’t Miss Inovaxe’s Suitcased-Sized Kit Cart on Display at the SMTA Arizona-Sonora Expo & Tech Forum

Nov 01, 2010 | Inovaxe will display its Suitcase-Sized Kit Cart at the upcoming SMTA Arizona-Sonora Expo & Tech Forum.

Inovaxe Corporation

Suitcase-Sized Kit Cart.

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

See Kyzen’s AQUANOX® A4703 in Action at the SMTA Arizona-Sonora Expo & Tech Forum

Nov 01, 2010 | Kyzen will showcase its AQUANOX® A4703 Neutral pH Aqueous Cleaning Chemistry at the upcoming SMTA Arizona-Sonora Expo & Tech Forum.

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

Christopher Associates Offers Koki Surface Mount Adhesives

Nov 01, 2010 | Christopher Associates today announced that the company now carries Koki’s Surface Mount Adhesives (SMAs). The silica-filled epoxies are ideal for chip attachment during wave solder and double-sided reflow.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for September 2010

Oct 30, 2010 | IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announced today the September 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

New PAC-Designer 6.0 Software Enables Designers to Transform Board Management with New Platform Manager Devices

Oct 30, 2010 | Lattice Semiconductor Corporation announced its new PAC-Designer® design software version 6.0, which enables analog and board designers to integrate a circuit board’s power management and digital board management functions into the newly announced Platform Manager™ device family.

Lattice Semiconductor

PAC-Designer 6.0 interface screenshoot - ispClock5410D design entry.

Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor designs, manufactures and markets hign-end programmable logic products.

Winter Springs, Florida, USA

Joint IPC and UBM Canon Event Generates Sales and Solid Leads for Exhibitors and Valuable Technical Content and Contacts for Attendees

Oct 30, 2010 | The premiere of Electronics Midwest, a joint production of IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® and UBM Canon, was a confirmed win-win-win success for exhibitors, attendees and organizations alike.

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

Teradyne Reports Third Quarter 2010 Results

Oct 30, 2010 | Teradyne, Inc. reported revenue of $502 million for the third quarter of 2010 of which $448 million was in Semiconductor Test and $54 million in Systems Test Group.

Teradyne

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

New IPC Study on Worldwide EMS Industry Forecasts Growth Through 2014

Oct 30, 2010 | Despite economic setbacks in 2009, the world market for electronics manufacturing services (EMS) is returning to double-digit growth, according to a study recently released by IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries®.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

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

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

2011 IPC International Technology Roadmap Kicks Up Some Gravel With Controversy

Oct 30, 2010 | With only five months left in its development, the 2011 IPC International Technology Roadmap for Electronic Interconnections is paving its way to being the most controversial roadmap to date.

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

Tyco Electronics Reports Strong Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results

Oct 30, 2010 | Tyco Electronics today reported results for the fiscal fourth quarter ended Sept. 24, 2010. The company reported a net sales increase of 16 percent year-over-year, and 2 percent sequentially, to $3.1 billion.

TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity

A technology leader in the world's fastest growing markets, helping connect power, data and signal in everything from automotive and aerospace to broadband communications, consumer, energy and industrial applications.

Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Manufacturer of Components, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

Christopher Associates Contributed Strong Technical Presence to SMTAI

Oct 30, 2010 | Christopher Associates announces that the company participated in five technical sessions during the recent SMTA International exhibition, which took place October 24-28, 2010 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Matthew Holzmann, President of Christopher Associates.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

Virtual Industries Selects CDK Sales Solutions as Its Representative for California

Oct 30, 2010 | Virtual Industries Inc. has appointed CDK Sales Solutions, a manufacturers’ representative and sales management group based in Southern California.

Virtual Industries, Inc.

Craig Kowalski, President of CDK Sales Solutions.

Virtual Industries, Inc.

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

Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

Component Preparation, Inspection, Repair/Rework

STI Electronics to Highlight Key Engineering Services at the 2010 Defense Manufacturing Conference

Oct 29, 2010 | STI Electronics, Inc. will highlight its key engineering services in Booth 119 at the upcoming Defense Manufacturing Conference, scheduled to take place November 29-December 2, 2010 at The Venetian in Las Vegas, NV.

STI Electronics

STI Electronics

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry.

Madison, Alabama, USA

Assembly, Design, IPC Standards Certification Center, Contract Manufacturer, Training Provider

BTU International to Highlight Its PYRAMAX™ Family of Reflow Ovens at the SMTA Penang Vendor Show

Oct 29, 2010 | BTU International will highlight its PYRAMAX™ series of reflow ovens at the upcoming SMTA Penang Vendor Show scheduled to take place on November 19, 2010 at the Eastin Hotel in Penang, Malaysia.

BTU International

Pyramax 100N™ convection reflow oven.

BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

FCT Assembly’s New Line of No-Clean Solder Pastes Reaches a New Level of Reliability

Oct 29, 2010 | FCT Assembly announces that it has reached a new level of stability and reliability with its new line of no-clean, halogen-free solder pastes. The pastes have a shelf life of nine months when stored properly and can be stored at room temperature with excellent results for up to one month.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

NC676 halide-free lead-free, no-clean solder paste

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

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

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

EVS International’s High Solids High Flow Filtration System Recognized As Best European Product

Oct 29, 2010 | EVS International announces that it has been awarded a Global Technology Award in the category of Best European Product for the High Solids High Flow Filtration System on its Lead-Free EVS 9000.

EVS International

Award-winning EVS 9000 lead-free solder recovery system.

EVS International

World Leaders in Solder Recovery.

Cowes, United Kingdom

Environmental Resources, Soldering

FCT Assembly’s UltraSlic™ FG Stencil Wins a Global Technology Award for Second Consecutive Year

Oct 29, 2010 | FCT Assembly announces that it has been awarded a Global Technology Award in the category of Printing Equipment for its UltraSlic™ FG Stencil.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

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

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Senior Systems welcomes new Vice President of Business Development

Oct 29, 2010 | Palmdale, CA - Senior Systems Technology, Inc., a leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider of printed circuit board assemblies and electronics product assemblies announced the addition of another key management position today. Gregg Mozdy has joined the Southern California firm as Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Mozdy is an experienced electronics industry executive with an extensive background in sales, marketing and management acquired while with LSI Logic, Lattice Semiconductor and, most recently, LaBarge, where he held a variety of roles including Director of Business Development. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Ohio Northern University.

Senior Systems Technology, Inc.

Senior Systems Technology's headquarters in Palmdale, CA.

Senior Systems Technology, Inc.

Lean Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) - ISO 13485, ISO 9001 and AS9100

Palmdale, California, USA

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