As innovators and leaders in the electronics industry, MYDATA and Asymtek mutually recognize the importance of intellectual property (IP) protection. Both companies look forward to a mutually beneficial relationship in their marketplaces.
�We are pleased to reach this level of cooperation within the industry, which benefits a larger number of customers over time,� states Bengt Broman, CEO, MYDATA Automation AB.
�A broader range of markets will now have access to our jetting technologies, unencumbered by IP issues,� adds Alec J. Babiarz, President, New Business Development, Asymtek.
MYDATA automation designs, manufactures and markets SMT process equipment for the electronics industry. Its mission is to be always innovating � in order to satisfy the electronic industry�s need for surface mount technology and services that meet the highest demands in terms of productivity and quality.
Based on a modular hardware and software design, MYDATA equipment has been developed for flexibility and high-yield production over time. By focusing on faster changeovers and setups, and on achieving the lowest possible cost per mounted component, MYDATA has built a strong customer base and long-term relationships with customers in countries throughout the world. Sweden-based MYDATA has a worldwide sales and customer support network with subsidiaries in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, France, the United States, Japan, China and Singapore.
Asymtek�, a world leader in automated fluid dispensing, conformal coating, and jetting technologies, designs and manufactures a full line of dispensing and coating systems, supported by a global applications and service network. Recognized for its innovative equipment and excellent service, Asymtek continues to offer advanced applications, jetting technology, and intellectual property for a range of industries. These include semiconductor packaging, printed circuit board assembly, LEDs, flat panel display assembly, automotive, medical/biotech product assembly, and other precision assembly processes. Founded in 1983 and acquired in 1996 as a subsidiary of Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq:NDSN), Asymtek is an ISO 9001:2000 certified company. Asymtek has received numerous awards including Intel�s prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement award for four years in a row: 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. For more information, visit http://www.asymtek.com.
Nordson Corporation is one of the world�s leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants and coatings to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems used for curing and surface treatment processes. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Nordson has more than 3,900 employees worldwide, and direct operations and sales support offices in 30 countries. For more information, visit http://www.nordson.com.