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Industry News

Kulicke & Soffa Introduces UniPlus Series of Hub Dicing Blades

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

The UniPlus blades will be featured at the K&S booth at SEMI Taiwan, September 9 - 11, 2008.
 

China’s DRAM Market Tries to Shake Off Olympic Blues

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

With the conclusion of the Olympics and the impending start of the holiday season, consumers should start buying more PCs, driving domestic demand for DRAM.
   

The Future Has Started

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

Due to the former relocation of major production volumes into other plants of the RUWEL Group, staff reductions in the Grassau plant were inevitable.
 

Datapaq has solutions for monitoring all your soldering processes

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

To enhance the functionality of the standard profiling system, Datapaq can provide a solution for all soldering and curing processes within the electronic assembly environment.
   

Kyzen to Showcase METALNOX® M6310 at National Manufacturing Week 2008

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

METALNOX® M6310 is an aqueous blend designed for heavy-duty cleaning of dry lube, oils, waxes, grease, carbonized soils and shop dirt while being multi-metal safe.
 

Bliss Industries Hires MW Associates as Its Public Relations/Marketing Agency

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

MW Associates is a global all-electronics marketing agency with offices in Naples, Fla., London, Chicago, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen.
   

Desktop Monitor Challenges and Opportunities in a Mobile World: An iSuppli Webinar

Wednesday, 17 September 2008 06:00

Join Rhoda Alexander, director, monitor research on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008, at 8:30am U.S. Pacific Time for an exciting Webinar event entitled: Desktop Monitor Challenges and Opportunities in a Mobile World.
 

Elcoteq Receives ELCINA–DUN & BRADSTREET Excellence in Environment Management Award

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

ELCINA (Electronic Industries Association of India) was established in 1967 and is India's oldest and largest electronics association.
   

Asymtek Expands in Singapore to Meet Increasing Demand for its Fluid Dispensing Equipment

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

Asymtek Expands in SingaporeCo-located with parent company Nordson and sister company EFD, the new facility also offers extensive on-site equipment service, product demonstrations and the latest technical data on dispensing.
 

DKL Metals Products Now Available in Small Quantities Via www.surclean.CO.UK

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

The web shop provides buyers with a simple ordering process and website secured credit card system, with the added benefit of being able to check the stock of products in real-time.
   

Bliss Industries to Exhibit Chassis Cart, BlissLift and Adjustable Tote Cart at ATExpo

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

VJE Vertex Series AThe new BlissLift can lift up to 400 lb and double the speed of repetitive load/unload tasks, saving time and money.
 

Krayden Inc. to Showcase Suppliers’ Technologies at ATExpo

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

Products from Dow Corning, FCT Assembly, Humiseal, Huntsman, Henkel/Loctite, Emerson & Cuming, Dymax, Lord, Cytec, and Permabond will be on display in Krayden’s booth.
   

Virtual Industries Updates Web Site to Offer Online Store

Tuesday, 16 September 2008 06:00

Located at www.virtual-ii.com, the newly redesigned site now offers visitors an online store.
 

EIPC to Hold LDI Workshop

Monday, 15 September 2008 06:00

The programme on October 14th is in English, and the one on the following day is in German.
   

Johnstech Edge 400a Contactors Featured on New King Tiger Testers

Monday, 15 September 2008 06:00

KingTiger has combined a traditional Automatic Test Equipment (ATE)-style Tester with their new, patented Behavioral Test Technology (BTT) to produce a revolutionary new test system.
 

MEPTEC Finalizes Program for Medical Electronics Symposium

Friday, 12 September 2008 06:00

This special one day event will be held at the Arizona State University Campus in Tempe AZ.
   

Industry sponsored Laser Direct Imaging Workshop in Jena, Germany

Friday, 12 September 2008 06:00

October 14, 2008, 08.30 - 17.30 hours (English language)
October 15, 2008, 08.30 - 17.30 hours (German language)

 

 

IPC International Test & Inspection Conference Coming in November

Friday, 12 September 2008 06:00

The IPC International Test and Inspection Technology Conference: Reducing Time to Market will take place November 10-12, 2008 in Santa Clara, California.
   

Manncorp’s

Friday, 12 September 2008 06:00

Auto-Dip from Manncorp replaces tedious hand-soldering while batch soldering PCBs of any shape without fixtures. The bench-top system is microprocessor-controlled, with process times ranging from 2 to 12 seconds.A new lead-free solder dipping system is reportedly finding wide acceptance among PCB through-hole assemblers requiring a higher-throughput mass soldering capability than labor-intensive hand methods.

 

New representation offers unseen dimensions

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

Precitec Optronik GmbH of Rodgau, Germany have appointed Armstrong Optical Ltd of Northampton to represent them for their range of 3D surface profiling systems and sensors for thickness measurement.
   

IVAM’s Japan Mission takes German delegation to Panasonic and Nano Clusters in Nagano and Osaka

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

IVAM manager Dr. Uwe Kleinkes visiting Matsushita in Tsu, JapanA visit of the production facilities of the two Japanese companies offered plenty opportunity to discuss the latest production technologies.
 

OK International appoints new China Sales Director

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

OK International appoints Eric Chen as the new China Sales DirectorChen will be charged with overseeing the company’s market-leading soldering and rework equipment business and distributor networks throughout China.
   

IPC/SMTA High–Performance Electronics Assembly Cleaning Symposium Announces Session Two Speaker

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

The symposium, jointly sponsored by IPC and SMTA, will be held at Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare in Rosemont, IL on October 28-29, 2008.
 

Three New Lead–free Reliability Seminars – California

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

   

Circuit Technology Center Introduces New Service for Design Changes Required at BGA Component Sites

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

This time-saving process can be implemented at any point in the assembly process saving valuable time and money.
 

RNT Adds Distribution in Taiwan Expanding Reach into China

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

Jorjin will manage the sale and distribution of NanoFoil® products into a variety of applications including electronics assembly and sputter target bonding.
   

Dage Announce Blundell Production Equipment As New UK Distributor

Thursday, 11 September 2008 06:00

Blundell are the leading supplier of Electronic Assembly Equipment including hand soldering, pick and place machines, dry store cabinets, soldering stations, reflow ovens and screen printers.
 

LORD Corporation offers ROHS–Compliant, Polymer Resistor System

Wednesday, 10 September 2008 06:00

 

LORD 8600Further, with its low cure temperature attribute, the system provides an alternative to the higher firing Cermet-based resistor systems, which results in cost-savings for the user.

   

ALPHA ® Virtual Trade Show Launched on WebsiteALPHA® has launched its Virtual Trade Show on

Wednesday, 10 September 2008 06:00

Cookson Electronics Alpha Virtual Trade Show"The new ALPHA Virtual Trade Show provides online access for our customers to our latest products and material technology trends," said Bruce Moloznik, ALPHA’s Vice President, Global Marketing.
 

DuPont (MCM) Features Enabling Technologies at the FISITA World Automotive Conference

Wednesday, 10 September 2008 06:00

Taking place at the ICM International Congress Centre in Munich, Germany, on September 14-19, 2008
   

Spartanics Finecut High–Speed Laser Cutting Machine Unveiled

Wednesday, 10 September 2008 06:00

Spartanics High-Speed Laser Cutting MachineHighest Accuracy Cutting at 50% Faster Web Speeds
This promises to make laser cutting technology workable for a much wider range of applications.
 

Dramatic Shifts in Labor Rates and Capacity for EMS

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

The exceptions to this trend are the United States, Mexico and India where the fully burdened cost of labor for both PCBA and Box Build was down marginally on improved absorption.
   

Banish Black Pad and Other PCB Laminate Issues

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

Soldertec Global is launching a new testing service enabling engineers and PCB buyers to assess and maintain the quality of their incoming Gold over Nickel printed circuit boards.
 

Catalyst Manufacturing Services announces a Grand Opening at their Mexico Manufacturing Operation

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

Catalyst Manufacturing Services, a contract manufacturing company with operations in the United States has recently expanded into Mexico.
   

ECTC 2009: Call for Papers

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

The 59th Electronic Components and Technology Conference
May 26 - 29, 2009 at Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
 

Join the Infotainment Community in Stuttgart

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

International MOST Conference & Exhibition
30th September 2008 in Stuttgart, Germany
   

Seika Machinery Appoints Tim Cappoen as Atlanta Branch Manager

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

Seika-Tim CappoenCappoen lived in Japan for more than nine years, where he immersed himself in Japanese culture and business landscape while working at an engineering firm in Tokyo.
 

FCT Solder Updates Web Site to Become an Industry Resource

Tuesday, 09 September 2008 06:00

The newly redesigned site offers visitors new features and updated information about the company, its technologies, capabilities and more.
   

New design tool for metamaterials paves way for cost and size reductions in wireless products

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

* electromagnetic simulation software developed for AMULET project opens up powerful ways to decrease BOM and size of antennas, filters, phase shifters
 

The secrets to next–generation electronics design success revealed

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

Altium Innovation StationAltium to hold live product demonstrations at electronica 2008
The live demonstrations will show how engineers, regardless of experience or background, can deliver sustainable differentiation through innovation in electronics design.
   

Newly Released IPC J–STD–075 for Electronic Components

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

IPC J-STD-075 Classifies Worst-Case Thermal Process Limitations for Electronic Components is developed jointly by IPC, JEDEC and ECA (Electronic Components Association).
 

SMTA Board of Directors Election Results Announced

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

The SMTA announced its election results for the Board of Directors for the term that began at SMTA International in late August.
   

STABLCOR Enters into Licensing Agreement with Switzerland based Photochemie AG

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

A leading provider of technologically advanced carbon composite laminates signed a new licensing agreement with a quick-turn manufacturer of advanced printed circuit boards (PCBs).

 

Park Announces New Officers

Monday, 08 September 2008 06:00

Mr. Crowley will be located in Singapore, and he will continue to report to Brian Shore, Park's President and Chief Executive Officer.

   

Investment Forum at world’s largest conference on Printed Electronics

Friday, 05 September 2008 06:00

The world’s largest conference on printed electronics, the IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA Conference and Exhibition, will be staged in San Jose, California, from December 2-5, and its Investment Forum will be larger than ever before.
 

Kids Go Back to School; PC Makers Go Back to the Bank

Friday, 05 September 2008 06:00

In light of these factors, iSuppli believes the third quarter will perform in line with expectations, contributing to a 2008 PC unit growth forecast in the region of 12 percent.
   

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