SMT & Inspection | March 27, 2008
Cooper Tool to jointly develop & manufacture in Sweden
Cooper Tool will focus his development activities of fume extraction equipment for Weller’s soldering equipment to Lidköping, Sweden.
Cooper Tool, who acquired Filtronic, a company based in Lidköping, will use the new facility to jointly develop and manufacture fume extraction equipment. Filtronics currently employs 19 workers with a turnover of approximately SEK 25 million. Weller sells its products in Sweden through Venso Elektronic, while Filtronic sells through Matronic in Sweden.