Intel has broken ground on its massive expansion in Arizona
September 27, 2021The USD 20 billion capacity expansion will bring Intel’s total Arizona investment to more than USD 50 billion.
Texan money to entice Samsung
September 06, 2021Taylor, a city in Texas, wants Samsung Electronics to build its USD 17 billion semiconductor manufacturing facility in their backyard.
DarkPulse to acquire TJM Electronics West
August 25, 2021Dark Pulse, Inc. has signed an LOI for the acquisition of electronics manufacturer TJM Electronics West, Inc, expanding its R&D and manufacturing capabilities in Arizona / USA.
First chipmaking tool rolls into Intel Oregon fab expansion
August 11, 2021As Intel increases its manufacturing footprint, a construction milestone passes at Intel’s Ronler Acres factory in Hillsboro, Oregon, the first machine has rolled in.
Spirit Electronics expands - becomes an EMS provider
August 09, 2021Spirit Electronics, a company which is mostly know as a microelectronics distributor, announces that it has added a contract manufacturing line at its facility in Phoenix, Arizona.
Exro opens US HQ in Arizona - joins E-mobility R&D ecosystem
July 28, 2021Exro Technologies, a developer power electronics for electric motors and batteries, has announced the location of its U.S. headquarters in Mesa, Arizona. The company plans to hire 50 employees over the next 18 months.
TSMC says its to early make a final decision on German expansion
July 26, 2021Semiconductor foundry giant TSMC says that it’s too early to say whether the company will expand with new factories in Germany and that discussions are still in early stages.
Inductor current measurement in switched power supplies
July 23, 2021[i][b]Question:[/b] How do you measure inductor current?[/i]
Intel looking to buy GlobalFoundries for $30 billion?
July 16, 2021US chipmaker Intel is reportedly in talks to acquire semiconductor manufacturer GlobalFoundries for some USD 30 billion, reports the Wall Street Journal citing sources familiar with the matter.
When smaller is better
July 02, 2021[i][b]Question:[/b] How does a μModule® regulator fit into such a small space?[/i]
Guidelines for placing the inductor on a switch mode power supply printed circuit board
June 18, 2021[ib]Question:[/ib] Where Should the Coil Go?
The global chip shortage - a timeline of unfortunate events
June 04, 2021COVID-19 has sent traumatic ripples through supply chains around the globe, but the semiconductor supply chain was fragile long before governments shut down and catastrophe struck. In a culmination of negative variables, the chip shortage has amassed over the years from a series of unfortunate events.
TSMC starts construction of Arizona chip fab
June 02, 2021TSMC has started construction at a site in Arizona where it plans to spend USD 12 billion to build a computer chip factory.
Isola’s new US manufacturing facility is up and running
June 02, 2021Isola has completed the final construction phase on the company's new 118'000 square feet facility located in Chandler Arizona. The new manufacturing facility will produce copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepreg materials used to fabricate advanced multi-layer PCBs.
When grounds are separated
May 21, 2021[ib]Question:[/ib] Where do I connect the grounds of switching regulators?
KORE Power is eying three potential sites for US battery plant
May 12, 2021Evertiq has previously reported that the battery cell technology company is scouting U.S. locations for a one million square foot lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant. KORE Power now announces that it has narrowed down its search to locations in either Arizona, Florida or Texas.
Sources: TSMC is planning five additional fabs in Arizona
May 06, 2021The worlds biggest semiconductor foundry is reportedly planning to build several new manufacturing facilities in the US, more specifically in Arizona.
Optimized power supply measurement setup
April 30, 2021[ib]Question: [/ib]How can I make sure I’m testing my switching regulator as efficiently as possible?
Arizona will get a new lithium-ion battery recycling plant
April 15, 2021Li-Cycle Corp., a North American company focused on lithium-ion battery resource recovery and recycling, will build its third commercial lithium-ion battery recycling facility to be located in Gilbert, Arizona, within the Phoenix metropolitan area.
Price and lead time trends for 2Q 2021Load more news
April 15, 2021Since the turn of the year 2021, the market has changed dramatically and ongoing strong demand continues to outstrip supply, perpetuating very long lead times and continual review of pricing by manufacturers.