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New Material & Fabrication Process Improves LED PCB Thermal Conductivity

Mar 05, 2010 | New thermal management solution from PCB fabricator and technology partner signals major changes for circuit board industry with respect to thermal management applications

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Saturn Electronics Corporation

Providing production and prototype, SEC offers advanced technologies like LED thermal management, heavy copper, PTFE for RFMW, open and internal cavities and blind and buried vias that are certified to a diverse set of industries.

Romulus, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Bare PCBs, CAD, Test Services, Service Provider

Count On Tools exhibiting at IPC APEX Expo 2010.

Mar 05, 2010 | The latest developments in SMT Nozzles and Consumables, New Website, $1000 Sweepstakes, Free Nozzles, and more! Stop by booth #1870!

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

EasySpheres LLC Launches New E-commerce Web Site

Mar 04, 2010 | POWAY, CA — March 2010 — EasySpheres recently finalized and opened an enhanced Web-based ordering portal for customers interested in purchasing solder balls and/or solder spheres for BGA rework applications and low-volume manufacturing.

EasySpheres LLC

EasySpheres LLC

EasySpheres is the exclusive worldwide provider of high quality, Kester solder spheres. We maintain a large inventory of sphere alloys and sizes, and since we specialize in the fulfillment of small orders, we are able to guarantee

Poway, California, USA

Distributor

Indium Corporation Features New Halogen-Free Pb-Free Solder Paste at APEX

Mar 04, 2010 | Indium8.9HF-1 Solder Paste is a no clean Pb-free halogen-free solder paste that offers unprecedented stencil print transfer efficiency to work in the broadest range of processes.

Indium Corporation

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

SMTA International Conference on Soldering and Reliability Program Announced

Mar 03, 2010 | Minneapolis, MN - The SMTA is pleased to announce the program for the 2010 International Conference on Soldering and Reliability being held May 17-20 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

OK International launches enhanced PV tabbing and bussing soldering systems

Mar 03, 2010 | OK International (www.okinternational.com) has launched a new soldering system for PV tabbing and bussing applications proven to reduce micro cracking. The PS900 with specially designed hoof tip geometry optimizes the power delivered to the solder joint while it’s temperature-sensitive heater ensures low temperature soldering thus minimizing thermally induced stresses on cell surfaces.

OK International

OK International

OK International is the leading manufacturer of tools for the electronics assembly work bench. Our family of products include soldering, rework, fluid dispensing and fume extraction systems.

Cypress, California, USA

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

Indium Corporation Employees Receive IPC Certification

Mar 03, 2010 | Indium Corporation announces that 20 of its employees from R&D, Technical Support and Applications Development received their certification in IPC-A-610D, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies.

Indium Corporation

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

STI Electronics, Inc. Introduces Products and Services to Support Cable/Harness Assembly

Mar 03, 2010 | MADISON, AL — March 2010 — STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, introduces Cable Assembly Kits and Training to support customers involved in cable and harness assembly.

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

KIC to Showcase Spectrum Thermal Process Optimization Software at PV+Solar India Expo 2010

Mar 03, 2010 | KIC will demonstrate the latest link to its technologies for increased solar cell efficiencies with its award-winning Spectrum thermal process optimization software in Bergen Associates Pvt. Ltd. booth #4-8 at PV+Solar India Expo 2010, which is scheduled to take place 4-6 March 2010 at the World Trade Centre in Mumbai, India.

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

VJ Technologies to Exhibit at SMTA Houston Expo & Tech Forum

Mar 02, 2010 | March 2010 — VJ Technologies, Inc., the leader in Rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, announces that it will exhibit at the upcoming SMTA Houston Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, March 4, 2010 at the Stafford Centre in Stafford, TX.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc. offers leading-edge solutions for the most advanced X-ray imaging applications.

East Haven, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

VJ Technologies to Exhibit at SMTA Dallas Expo & Tech Forum

Mar 02, 2010 | February 2010 — VJ Technologies, Inc., the leader in Rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, announces that it will exhibit at the upcoming SMTA Dallas Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at the Richardson Civic Center in Richardson, TX.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc.

VJ Technologies, Inc. offers leading-edge solutions for the most advanced X-ray imaging applications.

East Haven, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

STI Electronics Receives Contract to Update IPC-A- 610 and J-STD-001 Training and Certification Program to the Soon to be Released E Revision

Mar 02, 2010 | MADISON, AL — March 2010 — STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, has been awarded a contract with IPC to update the existing IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 training and certification programs from the D to the soon to be released E revision of the standards.

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

Virtual Industries Launches Product Demonstration Videos

Mar 02, 2010 | COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — March 2010 — Virtual Industries Inc., a leading supplier of manual vacuum handling solutions, announces that product demonstration videos are now available on the company’s Web site for most of its vacuum handling solutions.

Virtual Industries, Inc.

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

Victron Receives Device Manufacturing License Renewal from CAFDB

Mar 02, 2010 | FREMONT, CA — February 2010 — Victron, Inc., a premier electronics manufacturing services (EMS) supplier of end-to-end manufacturing solutions to Fortune 500 companies, announces that the company has received renewal for its Device Manufacturing License from the State of California’s Department of Public Health Food and Drug Branch (CAFDB).

Victron Inc.

Victron Inc.

Victron is a premier high mix Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) provider located in Silicon Valley, California, specializing in printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) through complex product manufacturing for leading OEMs.

Fremont, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Soldering, Turnkey, Contract Manufacturer

Auto Label Placer

Mar 01, 2010 | PROMATION announced that it has posted a new comprehensive video of the company's ELC-1100P Auto Label Placer on U-TUBE.

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

electronica 2010 - Where the electronics industry will demonstrate its plans to meet future business and environmental challenges

Feb 25, 2010 | Munich, Germany, February 15, 2010 --- Energy efficiency, environmental compatibility, cost reduction and flexibility are just some of the challenges facing the electronics industry today. At electronica 2010, the global electronics industry will demonstrate how it will rise to these challenges in the following months and years.

Messe München GmbH

Messe München GmbH

One of the world's leading trade-fair companies. Messe München GmbH organizes some 40 trade fairs for capital and consumer goods, and key high-tech industries.

München, Germany

Events Organizer

Juki to Showcase a Range of Leading Equipment at Virtual PCB

Feb 25, 2010 | MORRISVILLE, NC - February 2010 - Juki Corporation will showcase a range of leading products at the upcoming Virtual PCB, the industry’s only online tradeshow, scheduled to take place March 2-4, 2010 online at www.virtual-pcb.com.

Juki Automation Systems

Juki Automation Systems

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

Morrisville , North Carolina, USA

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

32 Major Industry Awards and Counting for Aqueous Technologies

Feb 25, 2010 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA — February 2010 — Aqueous Technologies Corporation is heading for a new industry record with the winning of an ambitious 32 prestigious awards across their portfolio of innovative defluxing and stencil cleaning systems and cleanliness testers.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA

Cleaning

SMTA Accepting Applications for Board of Directors

Feb 25, 2010 | Minneapolis, MN - 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

Christopher Associates and Japan Unix Introduce Fluxless Ultrasonic Soldering Robot

Feb 25, 2010 | February 2010 - Christopher Associates announces the release of the Unisonik 414R fluxless ultrasonic soldering robot from Japan Unix, the world leading robotic soldering system manufacturer. Christopher Associates introduced the system at the Photon International show for photovoltaic manufacturing, held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, and received an excellent response.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

BPM Microsystems to Showcase Automated Handler for Flashstream Technology at Automaticon 2010

Feb 25, 2010 | HOUSTON — February 25, 2010 — BPM Microsystems announces that it will display its latest Flashstream automated programming technology, the 3000FS, in distributor W.G. Electronics’ booth L12 in hall H4 at the upcoming Automaticon 2010 exhibition. The event is scheduled to take place March 23 – 26 in Warsaw, Poland.

BPM Microsystems

BPM Microsystems

We are a global supplier of engineering and production device programmers and is the leading supplier of automated programming systems to the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Other

MANNCORP TO EXHIBIT THREE OF ITS ‘BEST SELLERS’ AT APEX EXPO LAS VEGAS

Feb 24, 2010 | Manncorp will showcase its best sellers from each of three major equipment categories at APEX Expo 2010.

Manncorp

The MC-385 dual-head pick-and-place will be the featured product at the Manncorp APEX booth #2458. Noted for high flexibility and higher throughput, the system’s IPC-rated speed is up to 5,500 cph. Company. Other featured products include the T200A bench-top reflow oven, said to be ideal for lead-free prototyping, and the lead-free RW-400 split-vision rework station which desolders, removes and replaces BGAs, QFPs and other fine-pitch components.

Manncorp

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

Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA

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

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America Launches PanaCIM Enterprise Edition MES Software Globally

Feb 23, 2010 | Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America Launches PanaCIM Enterprise Edition MES Software Globally

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

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

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, OEM

4th International Symposium on Tin Whiskers

Feb 23, 2010 | The Center of Advanced Life Cycle Engineering at the University of Maryland in collaboration with The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research (ISIR) at Osaka University is pleased to announce the call for participation for the Fourth International Symposium on Tin Whiskers.

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

CALCE Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

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

College Park, Maryland, USA

Service Provider, Training Provider

Christopher Associates Sees Industry Upturn

Feb 23, 2010 | February 2010 ? Christopher Associates, a pioneering supplier and distributor to the electronics and photovoltaic industries, announces strong orders and quoting activity for its product lines in all market sectors, including printed circuit fabrication, interconnect assembly, and photovoltaic manufacturing.

Christopher Associates Inc.

Christopher Associates Inc.

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

Santa Ana, California, USA

Inspection

NEPCON China 2010 to Take Place Amidst Global Economic Recovery

Feb 23, 2010 | Shanghai, China (February 23, 2010) ? In 2009, the NEPCON China series of exhibitions provided an authoritative, comprehensive trading platform for a less-than-buoyant electronics manufacturing industry. The shows helped meet industry growth requirements and have become the focal point of the entire electronics manufacturing community. As the world economy improves and electronics manufacturing begins to recover, NEPCON China 2010 will take place from April 20-22, at the Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center.

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions

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

28 The Quadrant, United Kingdom

Events Organizer

Aqueous Technologies to Co-Host Daylong Cleaning Seminar

Feb 23, 2010 | RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA — February 2010 — Aqueous Technologies Corporation, North America’s largest provider of batch defluxing systems, and Technical Resources Corporation announce that they will host a one-day free seminar on the subject of cleaning/defluxing.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

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

Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA

Cleaning

Rehm Thermal Systems opens new Applications Center in Roswell, Ga.

Feb 22, 2010 | Rehm Thermal Systems has moved into a new Applications Center which will serve their North America marketplace. Located in the Atlanta suburb of Roswell, the new facility is designed to provide Rehm customers everything needed to characterize their convection and condensation reflow processes.

Rehm Thermal Systems GmbH

Rehm Thermal Systems GmbH

Manufacturer of convection reflow ovens, vapor phase ovens, convection curing, and IR curing ovens.

Blaubeuren-Seissen, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Sensor Products Inc.

Make/distributor of pressure sensing technology

Madison, New Jersey, USA

Other, Service Provider

SMTA Announces Upcoming Webinars

Feb 18, 2010 | Minneapolis, MN - The SMTA is pleased to announce several new webinars coming up in March. Webinars are 60 to 90 minute online presentations comparable to a conference session. In response to industry-wide budget cuts and travel restrictions, SMTA has committed to increasing its online programming to better accommodate member needs for technical exchange.

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

Alta Manufacturing Hosts Successful Technical Event

Feb 18, 2010 | FREMONT, CA — February 2010 — Alta Manufacturing, a leading contract manufacturer specializing in NPI to pilot production of complex PCBs, announces that it successfully hosted its first technical event of 2010 on February 2. More than 40 guests were in attendance at the “Lunch & Learn” event.

Alta Manufacturing

Alta Manufacturing

Alta Manufacturing Inc. is a full service solution for your PCB Assembly needs. We have established a reputation for providing OEMS with Material Procurement and Management, Board Assembly, Testing and Complete Box Build.

Fremont, California, USA

Contract Manufacturer

Acculogic and Precision Automation to Hold Testing Seminars in the New England Area

Feb 18, 2010 | WOBURN, MA ? February 2010 ? Acculogic’s Manufacturing Test Systems Division, a global leader in electronics test and production solutions, announces that Bob Steel, North American Sales Manager, and Greg Leblonc, Application and Flying Probe Product Manager, will hold two seminars on advances in limited access testing.

Acculogic Inc.

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

Datest Corp. Launches Redesigned Web site

Feb 18, 2010 | FREMONT, CA — February 2010 — Datest Corp., a leading provider of advanced, efficient and quality in-circuit testing solutions, announces a newly redesigned, user friendly Web site. The online resource, located at www.datest.com, features a bold new look and is easier than ever to use.

Datest

Datest

Datest: 30 years of testing and test engineering utilizing in-circuit, flying probe, boundary scan, and functional platforms. Also AXI/2D/3D x-ray, CT-scan failure analysis, and bonepile rehab of functional/field failures.

Fremont, California, USA

Repair/Rework, Test Services, Service Provider

Multitest Introduces Enhanced MT9928 Applications - Temperature Calibration with 0.2°C Stability

Feb 18, 2010 | Rosenheim, February 2010: Multitest, a leader in temperature test, has developed a dedicated set up for the MT9928 gravity handler to allow for calibrating temperature sensors.

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

BPM Microsystems Outperforms Competition

Feb 18, 2010 | BPM Microsystems Outperforms Competition with Two-Day Flash Memory Support Lead Times and Offers Reduced Price Option for Flashstream® Annual Support Agreement

BPM Microsystems

BPM Microsystems

We are a global supplier of engineering and production device programmers and is the leading supplier of automated programming systems to the semiconductor and electronics industries.

Houston, Texas, USA

Other

Permabond 820 High Temperature Resistant Instant Adhesive for Component Tacking

Feb 17, 2010 | SOMERSET, NJ ? Permabond 820 quick-setting, instant adhesive resists temperature ranges up to 200ºC (390ºF). Typical ethyl cyanoacrylates only resist temperatures to 82ºC (180ºF). Permabond 820 is a modified ethyl cyanoacrylate that has a fast fixture time and high-temperature resistance, making it an ideal choice when bonding components in position on dual-sided PCBs prior to wave soldering. Permabond 820 is colorless with a viscosity of 100cPs.

Permabond Engineering Adhesives

Permabond Engineering Adhesives

Permabond is a leading manufacturer of engineering adhesives, supplying high-quality industrial adhesives to customers worldw

Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing

Multitest’s Tony DeRosa to Present at BiTS 2010

Feb 17, 2010 | Rosenheim, Germany — February 2010 — Multitest, a designer and manufacturer of final test handlers and final test sockets used by integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) and final test subcontractors worldwide, announces that Tony DeRosa, product manager, will present a paper titled “New Probe Architecture Performance in High-Volume Production” at the upcoming Burn-in & Test Socket Workshop, schedule to take place March 7-10, 2010 at the Hilton Phoenix East/Mesa Hotel in Mesa, Ariz.

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

Seika Introduces Sawa Eco-Roll SC-ER360

Feb 17, 2010 | TORRANCE, CA — February 2010 — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, introduces its Sawa Eco-Roll SC-ER360 wiper roll cleaner.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

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

Torrance, California, USA

Cleaning, Drilling/Routing, Inspection, Distributor

SMTA Announces New West Coast Offering of Counterfeit Electronic Parts Symposium

Feb 17, 2010 | Minneapolis, MN - SMTA and CALCE are pleased to announce a new Symposium on Avoiding, Detecting, and Preventing Counterfeit Electronic Parts event to be held on the west coast. The new event will take place June 8-10, 2010, in Honeywell Deer Valley, Deer Valley (Phoenix), AZ. The first three symposia were overwhelming successes with participation of part manufacturers, distributors, users, government and law enforcement agencies, legal professionals, authentication technology manufacturers, academic institutions, supply chain and brand protection professionals. Abstracts for presentations are now being accepted through April 9, 2010.

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

DEK Solar continues to thrive in China; powers escalating market demand

Feb 17, 2010 | DEK Solar is reflecting on an extremely positive Q4, having sold a record number of photovoltaic metallization lines in China. Most recently, the solar screen printing specialist completed a contract to supply a high-profile turnkey provider in the region with a large number of new metallization lines.

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

Zhejiang Hongchen purchases even more solar metallization lines from DEK

Feb 17, 2010 | Following last year’s purchase of several PV1200 photovoltaic metallization lines from DEK Solar in 2009, Zhejiang Hongchen has started the New Year extremely positively by purchasing more lines from the screen printing specialist. Selected as part of Hongchen’s drive to substantially increase cell production through 2010 and beyond, the DEK lines are renowned for their ability to offer a productivity, cost and lead-time advantage.

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

SMTA International Call for Papers

Feb 17, 2010 | The SMTA International Technical Committee invites you to submit an abstract for the 2010 conference. Short course descriptions are also being solicited.

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

DEK Solar continues to thrive in China; powers escalating market demand

Feb 15, 2010 | DEK Solar is reflecting on an extremely positive Q4, having sold a record number of photovoltaic metallization lines in China. Most recently, the solar screen printing specialist completed a contract to supply a high-profile turnkey provider in the region with a large number of new metallization lines.

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

Krayden Inc.’s Fernando Montes De Oca Receives “Top Distributor Seller” for Dow Corning Electronics

Feb 15, 2010 | DENVER — February 2010 — Krayden, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials, announces that Fernando Montes de Oca was awarded “GOLD Level Distributor Sales Person of the Year” for Dow Corning Americas Electronics for 2009.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

Multitest’s Valts Treibergs and Chris Cuda to Present at BiTS 2010

Feb 15, 2010 | Rosenheim, Germany — February 2010 — Multitest, a designer and manufacturer of final test handlers and final test sockets used by integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) and final test subcontractors worldwide, announces that Valts Treibergs and Chris Cuda will present a paper titled “Spring Probe PCB Pad Wear Analysis” at the upcoming Burn-in & Test Socket Workshop, schedule to take place March 7-10, 2010 at the Hilton Phoenix East/Mesa Hotel in Mesa, Ariz.

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

Kyzen to Highlight Contract Cleaning Services and METALNOX® Cleaners at ESEF and Technishow 2010

Feb 15, 2010 | NASHVILLE — February 2010 — Kyzen, the world leading provider of environmentally responsible precision cleaning products for electronics and high-technology manufacturing operations, announces that it will highlight its Contract Cleaning Services, METALNOX® M6310 and METALNOX® M6314 in stand 02.B066 at the upcoming ESEF and Technishow, scheduled to take place March 9-12, 2010 at Jaarbeurs Utrecht in The Netherlands.

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

Seika Introduces MS6000 Nano Rework Station

Feb 15, 2010 | TORRANCE, CA — February 2010 — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, premiers the MS6000 Nano Rework Station.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

Seika Machinery, Inc.

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

Torrance, California, USA

Cleaning, Drilling/Routing, Inspection, Distributor

Dow Corning Electronics Awards Krayden Inc. as its North American 2009 Distributor of the Year

Feb 15, 2010 | DENVER — February 2010 — Krayden, Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials, announces that the Dow Corning Americas Electronics Channel Team named Krayden, Inc. as the recipient of the Distributor of the Year Award.

Krayden Inc.

Krayden Inc.

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

Denver, Colorado, USA

Distributor

KIC to Present During SMTA Houston Expo & Tech Forum

Feb 12, 2010 | San Diego — February 2010 — KIC, the leader of thermal process development and control products, and winner of multiple industry awards, announces that Brian O’Leary, its Americas Sales Manager, will present “How to profile complex PCBs: creating offsets, balancing your board and nondestructive profiling strategies” at 10:30 a.m. at the upcoming SMTA Houston Expo and Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, March 4, 2010 at the Stafford Centre in Stafford, TX.

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

Multitest’s Ryan Satrom to Present at BiTS 2010

Feb 12, 2010 | Rosenheim, Germany — February 2010 — Multitest, a designer and manufacturer of final test handlers and final test sockets used by integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) and final test subcontractors worldwide, announces that Ryan Satrom and Valts Treibergs will present a paper titled “An Improved Characterization Technique for Contactors” at the upcoming Burn-in & Test Socket Workshop, schedule to take place March 7-10, 2010 at the Hilton Phoenix East/ Mesa Hotel in Mesa, Ariz. The presentation will be held during Session 4, which will take place Tuesday March 9, 2010 at 10:30 a.m.

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

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