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BTU International

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

North Billerica, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

  • Phone 978-667-4111
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BTU to Introduce New Pyramax Vacuum Refow Oven at productronica

Oct 17, 2017 | BTU International today announced plans to introduce its new PYRAMAX™ Vacuum reflow oven. The system will be on display for the first time in Hall A3, Stand 154 at productronica 2017, scheduled to take place Nov. 14 – 17, 2017 at the Messe München in Germany with EPP Electronic Production Partners GmbH.

PYRAMAX™ Vacuum reflow oven.

Visit BTU at IMAPS Raleigh to Learn about Its Reflow Ovens & Custom Furnaces

Sep 30, 2017 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #311 at IMAPS Raleigh, scheduled to take place Oct. 10-12, 2017 at the Raleigh Convention Center in NC. BTU will showcase its PYRAMAX™ reflow ovens and high-temperature belt furnaces.

BTU’s Custom Belt Furnace Capabilities on Display at Heat Treat

Sep 26, 2017 | BTU International today announced that it will exhibit at Heat Treat, ASM’s Heat Treating Society Conference & Exhibition, scheduled to take place October 24-26, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio. BTU will highlight its controlled atmosphere furnaces in Booth #2524.

BTU’s controlled atmosphere belt furnace.

BTU Introduces Profile Guardian Redundant Process Monitor during SMTAI

Sep 19, 2017 | BTU International introduced its new Profile Guardian redundant process monitor to the North American market during SMTA International at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. This new technology has been developed to support Industry 4.0 at the request of automotive electronics manufacturers.

BTU International to Participate in Industry 4.0 Panel Discussion at SMTAI Optimizing Oven Dynamics – The Next Step in Smart Factory Automation

Sep 18, 2017 | BTU International is pleased to announce that Paul Lancaster, Director of Sales – Americas, will participate in a panel discussion during SMTA International. The panel discussion, entitled, “Optimizing Oven Dynamics – The Next Step in Smart Factory Automation,” is schedule to take place Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

BTU Launches New TrueFlat Technology to End Die Tilt at SEMICON Taiwan

Aug 26, 2017 | BTU International today announced plans to introduce its new TrueFlat technology, an optional configuration of the PYRAMAX™ convection reflow oven. The unique technology for substrate flatness will be introduced for the first time in Booth 1314 at SEMICON Taiwan, scheduled to take place Sept. 13-15, 2017 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center in Taipei, Taiwan.

BTU Launches New Development at SMTAI to Support Industry 4.0

Aug 15, 2017 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #430 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sept. 19-20, 2017 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. BTU will showcase new technology to support Industry 4.0 during the two-day exhibition.

BTU Announces NextFlex as Its Newest Demo Site for the PYRAMAX Reflow Oven

May 16, 2017 | BTU International today announced that it has installed a PYRAMAX™ 100A demo unit at Silicon Valley-based NextFlex. A public-private consortium of companies, academic institutions, nonprofits and governments, NextFlex’s mission is to advance US manufacturing of flexible hybrid electronics (FHE). With this installation, BTU is now able to provide customer demonstrations on the West Coast, located conveniently in the heart of Silicon Valley.

PYRAMAX Reflow Oven.

BTU International Receives 30th Award for Advanced Thermal Processin

May 02, 2017 | BTU International, Inc., announces that it has been awarded a 2017 EM Asia Innovation Award in the category of Soldering Systems – Volume Soldering Systems (Reflow Soldering Equipment) for its PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system. The award was presented to the company during an April 26, 2017 ceremony at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China.

PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system.

BTU’s New Dual Chamber Reflow System Awarde d during NEPCON China 2017

Apr 25, 2017 | BTU International announced that it received a 2017 SMT China Vision Award in the category of Reflow – Soldering for the PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system. The award was presented to the company on April 25, 2017 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China.

PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system.

BTU to Demo the Updated WINCON Control System at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2017

Apr 22, 2017 | BTU International today announced plans to exhibit with EPP Electronic Production Partners GmbH at SMT Hybrid Packaging. The event is scheduled to take place May 16-18, 2017, in Nuremberg, Germany. BTU representatives will demonstrate the PYRAMAX™ reflow oven with the WINCON™ connected factory interface in booth 4-551.

BTU to Demo Its Dual Chamber Reflow Oven & Industry 4.0 Advances at NEPCON China

Mar 16, 2017 | BTU International will exhibit in 1E43 at NEPCON China, scheduled to take place April 25-27, 2017 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center. BTU will showcase the new PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system and WINCON™ connected factory interface. The booth will also feature a PYRAMAX 150N.

PYRAMAX™ ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system.

BTU to Show New WINCON Interface Features at Southern Manufacturing

Mar 09, 2017 | BTU International today announced plans to exhibit in Booth H19 with Key Production Equipment Ltd. at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Exhibition. The event is scheduled to take place March 21-23, 2017 at FIVE in Farnbourough, UK. BTU representatives will showcase the PYRAMAX™ reflow oven with the WINCON™ connected factory interface.

BTU to Participate in “Making Reflow Ovens Smart” Panel Session at APEX

Feb 12, 2017 | BTU International is pleased to announce that Fred Dimock, Manager of Process Technology, will participate in a reflow panel during the IPC APEX EXPO. The panel session entitled, “Making Reflow Ovens Smart,” is scheduled to take place Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Fred Dimock, Manager of Process Technology.

BTU Set to Launch the PYRAMAX ZeroTurn Dual Chamber System at APEX

Jan 10, 2017 | BTU International today announced plans to make a major new product introduction at the 2017 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place February 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. BTU will introduce the PYRAMAX ZeroTurn Dual Chamber system in booth #835.

PYRAMAX ZeroTurn.

BTU & SMarTsol to Demo RecipePro on PYRAMAX Oven at SMTA Guadalajara

Sep 12, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit with SMarTsol at the SMTA Guadalajara Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Oct. 5-6, 2016 at Hotel Riu Guadalajara. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software on a PYRAMAX system. RecipePro has been jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD).

Visit BTU at SMTAI to Learn How Its Recipe Prediction Tool Reduces Cost of Ownership

Aug 31, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #416 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place September 27-28, 2016, at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), along with the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

Register Today for the BTU-Conducted Solder Reflow Fundamentals Workshop during SMTAI

Aug 28, 2016 | BTU International announces that Fred Dimock, Manager of Process Technology, will conduct a reflow workshop during SMTA International at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The workshop, entitled “Solder Reflow Fundamentals – Understanding and Obtaining Profiles,” is scheduled to take place Sunday, September 25 at 8:30 a.m. CDT in room 52.

BTU Receives Repeat Customer Order for Multiple Units for LED Assembly

Jul 20, 2016 | BTU International today announced that it has received a repeat order from a North American-based customer for multiple PYRAMAX™ 125A units for LED assembly applications. PYRAMAX’s wide board capability and thermal uniformity were key factors in the purchase decision for the recent follow-on order.

BTU Combines Energy Pilot, RecipePro, and Industry 4.0 Solutions to Create Powerful Oven Control System

Jul 18, 2016 | BTU International is pleased to announce that it will exhibit in booth #1K30 at NEPCON South China, scheduled to take place August 30 to September 1, 2016, at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center. BTU will showcase components of its proprietary WINCON™ oven control software: RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), and highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

BTU’s PYRAMAX Featuring WINCON; the Industry’s Most Powerful Oven Control System at SMTA Ohio

Jul 14, 2016 | BTU International announces that it will exhibit at the SMTA Ohio Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, August 4, 2016 at the Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside in Cleveland, Ohio. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), and will highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions – all components of BTU’s proprietary WINCON oven control software.

BTU Continues Advanced Research in Electronics Assembly

Jun 15, 2016 | BTU International has renewed its membership in the Advanced Research in Electronics Assembly (AREA) Consortium, established by Universal Instruments’ Advanced Process Laboratory (APL). The state-of-the-art APL currently houses a PYRAMAX™ 100N Reflow Oven with 400°C capability and will soon accept delivery of a PYRAMAX™ 125N Reflow Oven. The 125N features a 24" width process chamber enabling the processing of large boards for LED and other applications.

Visit BTU at NEPCON West China to Find out How to Reduce Cost of Ownership

Jun 13, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit in booth C30 at NEPCON West China, scheduled to take place June 21-23, 2016, at the New International Convention & Exposition Center in Chengdu, China. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), as well as highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

BTU Receives Its 25th Industry Award

Apr 30, 2016 | BTU International announces that it received a 2016 SMT China Vision Award in the category of Software – Process Control for the new Recipe Pro. The award was presented to the company on April 26, 2016 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China.

BTU and ECD Win the EM Asia Innovation Award for the New Recipe Pro

Apr 29, 2016 | BTU International announces that it has been awarded a 2016 EM Asia Innovation Award in the category of Software – Process Control for its RecipePro recipe generator software. The award was presented to the company during an April 27, 2016, ceremony at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China. The new Recipe Pro recipe generator software was jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD).

Fred Dimock Will Discuss Reducing Reflow Costs in Small Lot Production Environments at ACI Technologies’ Workshop

Apr 12, 2016 | BTU International today announced that Fred Dimock will present during the ACI Technologies Workshop, scheduled to take place April 27-28 at its facility in Philadelphia, PA. Dimock will discuss how to reduce reflow costs with a special emphasis on high-mix/small-lot production environments.

BTU to Exhibit with Representative, Haja at S.E.E. Stockholm

Apr 07, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit at the S.E.E. show in Stockholm, scheduled to take place April 19th-21st at the Kista Expo Center. BTU will exhibit together with its Swedish representative, Haja, highlighting the PYRAMAX

PYRAMAX convection reflow oven.

BTU’s Fred Dimock Will Discuss How to Reduce Reflow Costs at SMTA Monterrey

Apr 04, 2016 | BTU International today announced that Fred Dimock will present during the SMTA Monterrey Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 14th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (Apodaca) in Monterrey. Dimock will discuss how to reduce reflow costs.

BTU’s Fred Dimock to Present Solder Reflow Fundamentals during SMTA Webtorial

Mar 30, 2016 | BTU International today announced that Fred Dimock will present during the SMTA webtorial entitled, “Solder Reflow Fundamentals Understanding Thermal Profiles and Defect Mitigation” The webtorial is scheduled to take place April 26-28th.

Fred Dimock.

See BTU’s New Recipe Prediction Tool at NEP CON China

Mar 24, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit in booth 1E45 at NEPCON China, scheduled to take place April 26-28, 2016, at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), as well as highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

PYRAMAX with Wincon: The Most Powerful Oven Control System Featured at Electrotech

Mar 07, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit with its distributor Esman Elektronik in hall 7, booth D-180 at Electrotech, scheduled to take place March 17-20, 2016, at the Tüyap Fair Convention & Congress Center in Istanbul, Turkey. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), as well as highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions – all components of BTU’s proprietary Wincon oven control software.

BTU to Demo How It Is Reducing Set-up Time with Recipe Pro at APEX

Feb 17, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #1837 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. BTU will showcase its Recipe Pro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), as well as highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

BTU to Demo New Comprehensive RecipePro Prediction Tool at productronica China

Feb 15, 2016 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #E1-1106 at productronica China, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe generator software, jointly developed with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD), as well as highlight the latest version of the Energy Pilot software and Industry 4.0 compliant solutions.

BTU to Discuss Reflow Profiling at SMarTsol’s User Group/Workshop in Mexico

Feb 03, 2016 | BTU International today announced that Fred Dimock will present at the SMarTsol User Group/Workshop, scheduled to take place Feb. 17-18, 2016, in Mexico. Mr. Dimock will discuss reflow fundamentals, including profiling and process control.

BTU and ECD Partner to Develop a Comprehensive Recipe Prediction Tool

Nov 18, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it has partnered with thermal measurement innovator ECD in a joint development initiative to integrate the company’s new Recipe Generator technology directly into BTU’s Wincon furnace operating system. ECD’s Recipe Generator is currently available through ECD’s M.O.L.E. series of thermal profiling systems, and the new integrated feature will be released in early 2016 as part of BTU’s Pyramax reflow product line. The technology will be the industry’s most comprehensive recipe prediction tool to-date, due to its process settings for zone temperatures and belt speed, which take into account the convection rate -- the most significant element of heat transfer.

BTU to Exhibit with EPP at productronica

Oct 21, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it will exhibit with its representative, EPP Electronic Production Partners, GmbH, at the productronica International Trade Fair, scheduled to take place Nov. 10-13, 2015, at the Messe München exhibition center in Munich, Germany. Representatives from BTU and EPP will demonstrate the PYRAMAX™ reflow oven and its enhanced ENERGY PILOT software, and BTU's high temperature controlled atmosphere furnaces in Hall A3, Booth 154.

PYRAMAX™ reflow oven.

BTU to Exhibit with SMarTsol at SMTA Guadalajara 2015

Sep 30, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it will showcase its PYRAMAX™ 125N solder reflow system in representative SMarTsol’s booth numbers12-17 at the upcoming SMTA Expo in Guadalajara, Mexico, which is scheduled to take place October 14-15, 2015, at Riu Hotel in Guadalajara, Mexico.

BTU to Discuss Furnaces for Precision Temperature / Atmosphere Applications at ASM’s Heat Treat 2015

Sep 22, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it will exhibit at Heat Treat 2015, ASM’s Heat Treating Society Conference & Exhibition, scheduled to take place Oct. 21-22, 2015, at the Cobo Convention Center in Detroit, MI. BTU will highlight its controlled atmosphere furnaces in Booth #449.

BTU to Highlight Its Controlled Atmosphere Furnaces at The Battery Show

Aug 31, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it will highlight its controlled atmosphere furnaces in Booth #1649 at The Battery Show, scheduled to take place Sept. 15-17, 2015 in Novi, MI.

BTU to Demonstrate Enhanced ENERGY PILOT Software at SMTAI

Aug 26, 2015 | BTU International will exhibit in booth #734 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sept. 29 -30, 2015, at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. Company representatives will demonstrate the newly enhanced ENERGY PILOT software, designed to reduce and monitor the reflow oven operating costs.

BTU to Showcase Enhanced Energy Pilot Software at NEPCON South China

Jul 21, 2015 | BTU International today announced that it will exhibit the PYRAMAX™ reflow oven and its enhanced ENERGY PILOT software in booth B-1F55 at NEPCON South China, scheduled to take place August 25-27, 2015, at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center in China.

PYRAMAX™ reflow oven.

BTU PYRAMAX™ Reflow Ovens Meet Fuji Dual Lane Requirements

Jul 13, 2015 | BTU International has successfully launched its Fuji compliant dual lane conveyor solution on the PYRAMAX™ family of reflow ovens used for printed circuit boards.

BTU International Renews Partnership with the Local Boys and Girls Club

Jul 09, 2015 | BTU International announced that it has renewed its corporate partnership support for the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Billerica.

BTU Will Demonstrate the PYRAMAX at ACI’s Tech Expo

May 15, 2015 | BTU International will participate in ACI Technologies’ second annual Tech Expo, scheduled to take place May 20-21, 2015, at its facility in Philadelphia, PA. Robert DiMatteo, senior regional sales manager at BTU, will demonstrate the PYRAMAX™ 100N reflow oven on the factory floor.

PYRAMAX™ 100N reflow oven.

BTU Sweeps Industry Awards with ENERGY PILOT Software

Apr 22, 2015 | BTU International announces that it has been awarded a 2015 EM Asia Innovation Award in the category of Production Management Systems for its ENERGY PILOT software. The award was presented to the company during an April 22, 2015, ceremony at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China. This marks the fourth award the ENERGY PILOT Software has earned since its introduction.

BTU to Exhibit at 9th SNEC Photovoltaic Power Generation Show

Apr 21, 2015 | BTU International announces that it will participate in the SNEC 9th (2015) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Exhibition, scheduled to take place April 28-30, 2015 in the Shanghai New International Expo Center, Pudong, China. Company representatives will highlight BTU's inline thermal processing systems for solar cell metallization and advanced cell processing in booth #330, hall E, shared with its sister company Tempress.

BTU Earns Third Award for Its ENERGY PILOT Software at NEPCON China

Apr 21, 2015 | BTU International is pleased to announce that it was awarded a 2015 SMT China Vision Award in the category of Management Software for its ENERGY PILOT software. The award was presented to the company during an April 21, 2015, ceremony at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during NEPCON China. This marks the third award for the ENERGY PILOT software since its introduction.

Fuji do Brasil Awards BTU International for 16-Year Partnership

Apr 20, 2015 | BTU International announces that its distributor, Fuji do Brasil, has awarded BTU for its 16 year partnership. The award was presented to Paul Lancaster during Fuji do Brasil’s 20th anniversary celebration in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Fuji do Brasil, has awarded BTU for its 16 year partnership. The award was presented to Paul Lancaster during Fuji do Brasil’s 20th anniversary celebration in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

BTU International Hires Experienced Rep Firm in MO, KS and NE

Apr 20, 2015 | BTU International announces the appointment of Z TECH SERVICES, INC. as its representative. Tom Jura and Jon Moore will represent BTU throughout Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska.

BTU to Show the PYRAMAX™ with ENERGY PILOT Software at SMT Hybrid Packaging

Apr 06, 2015 | BTU International will exhibit in Booth #7-421 at SMT Hybrid Packaging, scheduled to take place May 5-7, 2015, in Nuremberg, Germany. Company representatives will highlight the proven PYRAMAX™ and the award winning DYNAMO™ convection reflow ovens, both equipped with the new ENERGY PILOT software, designed to reduce the consumption of electrical power and process gas.

The PYRAMAX features a maximum temperature of 400°C and a comprehensive menu of options. BTU's DYNAMO's simplified configuration delivers 24/7, with 8, 10, and 12 zone air or nitrogen models available.

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