SMT, PCB Electronics Industry News

Tetsuro Nishimura Earns IPC Distinguished Committee Service Award

Mar 22, 2018

Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced joining material supplier, today announced that its President Tetsuro Nishimura has received a Distinguished Committee Service Award in recognition and acknowledgement of his extraordinary contributions to IPC and the electronics industry. IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® presented the award at the recent IPC APEX EXPO that took place at the San Diego Convention Center.

Nishimura received the award for his contributions to the 5-24c Solder Alloy Task Group that developed Amendment 1 to J-STD-006C. He was recognized for making significant contributions to IPC and the industry by lending his time and expertise through IPC committee service.

Nishimura is recognized throughout the electronics industry as the inventor of SN100C and the pioneer of micro-alloyed solders. In addition, since his promotion to President in 2004, he has overseen the expansion of Nihon Superior to its current position as a major supplier of lead-free solder to the global electronics industry.

For more information about the Distinguished Committee Service Award and other awards presented at IPC APEX EXPO, contact Sandy Gentry, IPC communications director, at +1 847-597-2871 or SandyGentry@ipc.org.

Nihon Superior continues to offer solutions to the challenges facing the electronics industry, such as improvements in reliability, thermally stable joining, and lead-free die attach. For more information about Nihon Superior’s new solder pastes and lead-free products, visit www.nihonsuperior.co.jp/english.


Nihon Superior was founded in 1966 when it began marketing unique flux products imported from the US. The company made its mark on society by gathering the most advanced soldering and brazing technologies and products from around the world, and supplying them to companies in the metal-joining industry. A turning point for the company came when it started developing its own soldering materials and with the success of its unique SN100C lead-free solder alloy Nihon Superior has become a major player in the global market. To support the growing demand for its products, Nihon Superior has established manufacturing and sales centers in Japan, China and other Asian countries, and the United States, and formed business partnerships with companies in other markets.

Apr 03, 2018 -

Nihon Superior to Exhibit the New SN100CV Solder Alloy at NEPCON China

Mar 27, 2018 -

Nihon Superior Rebrands SN100C Alloy with New Logo

Jan 28, 2018 -

Nihon Superior to Introduce New SN100CV Solder Alloy at APEX

Aug 15, 2017 -

Nihon Superior Solves Industry Challenges with New Solder Pastes – Visit Booth #532 at SMTAI

Aug 10, 2017 -

SN100C Provides Faster Wetting and Increased Spreadability Over SAC305 – Visit Booth #1G08 at NEPCON South China

Feb 16, 2017 -

Nihon Superior Wins a 2017 NPI Award for the Latest SN100CVTM Lead-Free No-Clean Paste

Jan 10, 2017 -

Nihon Superior to Show Solder Pastes that Address Improvements in Reliability and Thermally Stable Joining

Aug 30, 2016 -

Nihon Superior to Debut a New Solder Paste to Solve New Challenges in the Electronics Industry at SMTA International

Mar 09, 2016 -

Nihon Superior Hosts Anniversary Celebration in Japan and Begins Its 50th Year with New Developments

Feb 16, 2016 -

Nihon Superior Will Show the Latest Advancements of the SN100C Alloy at IPC APEX EXPO

128 more news from Nihon Superior Co., Ltd. »

Jun 21, 2018 -

New Applicator Guns from Techcon at Farnborough International Airshow

Jun 21, 2018 -

IPC’s PCB Technology Trends Study Underway, PCB Fabricator Survey Open Until July 13

Jun 21, 2018 -

YXLON International to Host Three Open House Events at Its Lab One Facility

Jun 21, 2018 -

ROSIN RESINS FOR SOLDERING SOLUTION

Jun 20, 2018 -

ECO-FRIENDLY MEETS HIGH-TECH – Product Launch at Nepcon Thailand

Jun 20, 2018 -

KYZEN Sees Growth in Asia & Expands Marketing Support

Jun 20, 2018 -

IPC Extends Deadline on Call for Participation for IPC APEX EXPO 2019 Deadline for technical conference paper abstracts extended to: June 29, 2018

Jun 20, 2018 -

Inspection Services Labs in San Jose and Ohio Now Fully Equipped with Non-Destructive Testing Technology

Jun 20, 2018 -

VJ Electronix Promotes Frank Cosentino to Western Regional Sales Manager for the Americas

Jun 20, 2018 -

Scienscope Expands Partnership with Restronics

See electronics manufacturing industry news »

Tetsuro Nishimura Earns IPC Distinguished Committee Service Award news release has been viewed 13 times

guided rework station ersa

 Reflow System