HansaMatrix to evaluate alternatives for further business development
The Latvian EMS provider announces that it will conduct a strategic review of its business with the aim of supporting further growth and to enhance shareholder value.
SKIET opens its first European lithium-ion battery separator plant SK IE Technology (SKIET), the material business subsidiary of SK Innovation has officially opened its lithium-ion battery separator plant in Silesia Province, Poland, the company’s first European production base.
Asteelflash adds new capabilities to its Grenoble design centre Last month, electronics manufacturer Asteelflash announced that its design centre in Grenoble, France, recently expanded its capabilities with the addition of an anechoic chamber.
CATL to invest $5 billion in Chinese recycling plant Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. (CATL) says that it plans to build a battery materials recycling plant in the high-tech zone in Yichang, Hubei Province.
Sponsored content by iTACiTAC presents milestone at productronica 2021: MES becomes MOM The MES specialist iTAC Software AG will present an important milestone in its product development at productronica 2021: The iTAC.MES.Suite becomes the iTAC.MOM.Suite. The company is thus decisively further developing the existing Manufacturing Execution System for the digitalized factory world. The solution, which is being developed in cooperation with iTAC's holding company Dürr AG, has significant new features for controlling, optimizing and predicting production processes in real time. It is based on a completely new, open architecture and can therefore be integrated into existing ecosystems. iTAC will be attending the trade fair from November 16 to 19, 2021 in hall A3 at booth 161.
Saab expands in the US – opens new production facility The Swedish company held a grand opening of its new facility located in West Lafayette, Indiana on October 13, 2021. This purpose-built facility represents a major step in both Saab’s global expansion strategy and growth and investment in the US.
Aztech to manufacture Mycroft's smart speaker Kansas City based Mycroft AI, a developer of an open source voice assistant and smart speaker, announces that it has selected Singapore based EMS provider, Aztech Technologies Pte, as its design partner and contract manufacturer for the company's Mark II smart speaker.
Scanfil expects more out of 2021 than previously thought The EMS provider announces that it is revising its its turnover upwards and narrowing the range of adjusted operating profit outlook for 2021.
Battery manufacturer Italvolt partners with ABB Italvolt, the Italian battery manufacturer aiming at creating of the largest gigafactories in Europe, as selected ABB for Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) at its site in Northern Italy.
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BioSig selects Plexus as its manufacturing partner BioSig Technologies, a medical technology company commercialising a biomedical signal processing platform designed to improve signal fidelity and uncover the full range of ECG and intra-cardiac signals, has entered into a manufacturing and services agreement with EMS provider Plexus Corp
IAV expands its Heimsheim facility into a development center The automotive engineering partner says that it is significantly expanding its presence in southern Germany with a new development center, and with that IAV is creating new job opportunities.
Vanilla completes acquisition of Interconics UK-based EMS provider, Vanilla Electronics, has completed its second acquisition – a Wiltshire based electronics manufacturing services business, Interconics Ltd.
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Dr Klaus Fiedler named as LPKF’s new CEO Dr Klaus Fiedler will become the new Chief Executive Officer of LPKF Laser & Electronics AG. The Supervisory Board of the technology company has appointed the manager to join CFO Christian Witt in the Management Board, effective 1 April 2022 or earlier, with a three-year contract term.
Lantronix expands with new design center in Germany Lantronix Inc., a provider of secure turnkey solutions for the IoT, is opening a new Lantronix Design Center in Ilmenau, Germany, in support of its EMEA customers.
Volvo Cars starts production new EV model in Ghent, Belgium Volvo Cars has started production of the C40 Recharge, its latest fully electric model, at its manufacturing plant in Ghent, Belgium.
Creation Technologies completes its acquisition of IEC EMS provider Creation Technologies has completed its acquisition of IEC Electronics Corp. and with that Creation Technologies has added three additional manufacturing locations to its network.
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GN Store Nord to acquire SteelSeries The Danish provider of hearing, audio and video systems has signed an agreement to acquire SteelSeries, a provider of gaming gear. GN is acquiring SteelSeries from the Nordic private equity company Axcel
Canada to get its first lithium-ion cell factory StromVolt Americas, a Canadian company, announces that it has signed agreements with Taiwan-based Delta Electronics to build the first lithium-ion cell factory in Canada. StromVolt says it will be the first North American firm to fully own such a facility along with the rights to develop and scale up this critical technology.
Northvolt invests $750 million to establish R&D campus Swedish battery manufacturer Northvolt says that it will invest USD 750 million in order to establish a R&D campus which will cover the entire battery ecosystem.
Harju Elekter takes the next step in Sweden The Estonian Group is continuing its expansion in Sweden. The group is looking to become a major player on the Swedish electrification and automation market.
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Intuitive Machines chooses Tempo to return the US to the moon Intuitive Machines, a provider and supplier of space products and services, has chosen EMS provider Tempo Automation to speed up the rate of innovation of its flight- and space-rated circuit boards. The circuit boards built at Tempo will be integrated into Intuitive Machines’ moon lander engine for a mission planned for Q1 2022.
GM is building a new next-gen battery facility in Michigan With the new investment in this next-generation battery facility, GM aims to lover the cost of EV's as well as accelerate the speed to market.
Enics names new Chief Business Officer To enhance the company's focus on profitable growth and providing sustainable solutions, EMS provider Enics has appointed Mr Michael Cappello as Chief Business Officer and member of Enics Management Team as of October 4th 2021.
GM and Wolfspeed inks strategic supplier agreement General Motors and Wolfspeed, has entered into a strategic supplier agreement to develop and provide silicon carbide power device solutions for GM’s future electric vehicle programs.
CCL Industries acquires Mexican electronics manufacturer Label and packaging company, CCL Industries Inc., announces that it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Desarrollo e Investigación S.A. de C.V. and Fuzetouch PTE LTD (Singapore) (collectively D&F) headquartered in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
AEM invests in Hentec/RPS Pulsar solderability test system AEM Incorporated has purchased a Pulsar solderability system for Hentec Industries/RPS Automation, a manufacturer of selective soldering, lead tinning and solderability test equipment.
Volvo Cars to launch an IPO and list on Nasdaq Stockholm Volvo Cars, which reported record growth in unit sales and revenues in the first half of 2021, announces its intention to launch an Initial Public Offering (IPO) and to list its class B shares on Nasdaq Stockholm.
Komax to consolidate its two Swiss sites Komax says it has purchased land with a production and office building in Dierikon, Switzerland from elevator manufacturer Schindler at the end of last week.Load more news