With the shortage still weighing heavy ADI delays fab closure
March 01, 2021In January Evertiq reported that Analog Devices was planning to permanently close its facility Milpitas, California.
Osram invests in California-based UV LED specialist
February 19, 2021Osram acquires around 20 percent of US company Bolb Inc. via its venture capital arm Fluxunit. With its investment in the California-based UV-C LED specialist Bolb Inc., Osram is further expanding its technological know-how of disinfection applications with UV-C light.
Analog Devices to shutter California facility
January 14, 2021In a WARN notice, the company says that due to changing business needs will require the company to permanently close its facility Milpitas, California.
Advanced Energy acquires RF specialist
January 13, 2021Advanced Energy, a provider of precision power conversion, measurement, and control solutions, has completed the acquisition of Versatile Power, a Campbell, California-based provider of radio frequency (RF) and programmable power supplies for medical and industrial applications.
Fralock acquires Mapson Engineering
January 06, 2021Fralock, an engineering and manufacturing provider of specialty material solutions for high reliability and mission-critical applications, has completed the acquisition of Mapson Engineering, Inc.
Robert Bosch Venture Capital invests in Arris Composites
December 28, 2020Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the venture arm of the Bosch group, has participated in a 48.5 million US dollar series B investment round in Arris Composites, a start-up based in Berkeley, California.
Mercury Systems to acquire Physical Optics Corporation
December 09, 2020Mercury Systems has signed a definitive agreement to acquire California-based Physical Optics Corporation (POC) for USD 310 million.
Emerald EMS expands – acquires two EMS provider
December 02, 2020Emerald EMS, the combination and merger of DataED and Bestronics which saw the light of day as late July 2020, is expanding via the acquisition of two EMS providers based in Michigan and California.
Intel CEO pens open letter to President-elect Biden
November 25, 2020Intel CEO Bob Swan is, in an open letter, urging the President-elect to invest in U.S. manufacturing.
Ontic acquires Aircraft Instruments product line from Flightline Electronics
November 23, 2020Ontic, an aerospace industry provider of ‘Extended Life Solutions’ for OEM legacy products, has acquired the manufacturing rights of four aircraft instruments from Flightline Electronics Inc, a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics.
TT Electronics completes Torotel acquisition
November 16, 2020TT Electronics has officially completed the acquisition of Torotel, a US-based designer and manufacturer of power and electromagnetic assemblies and components for the aerospace and defense markets.
Infineon introduces optimized Wi-Fi 4 solution with next generation WPA3 Security
November 16, 2020Infineon Technologies AG has expanded its portfolio of cost-effective, high performance and secured IoT solutions with one of the industry’s only dedicated Wi-Fi 4 solutions to deliver the latest WPA3 security standard.
Kyocera to acquire 100% ownership of California-based SLD laser
November 13, 2020Kyocera Corporation has concluded an agreement with California, U.S.-based SLD Laser (formally named Soraa Laser Diode, Inc.) to acquire 100% ownership of SLD Laser.
Helios expands electronic controls technology via acquisition
November 10, 2020Helios Technologies, a provider of motion control and electronic controls technology for diverse end markets, has completed its acquisition of BWG Holdings I Corp. (operating as Balboa Water Group) for USD 218.5 million from investment funds affiliated with AEA Investors LP.
Saki opens new US-flagship ‘Solution Center’
November 02, 2020Inspection equipment specialist Saki Corporation has inaugurated its new Solution Center in the United States of America.
Wipro to acquire Eximius Design
October 19, 2020The information technology specialist says it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Eximius Design, an engineering services company with strong expertise in semiconductor, software and systems design.
Arotech’s Advanced Electronics division acquires UST-Aldetec
September 22, 2020US-based defense and security company, Arotech Corporation, has via its Advanced Electronics Division (AED) acquired UST-Aldetec, a privately held corporation with sites in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, Sacramento, California, and Reno, Nevada.
Ericsson accelerates 5G for Enterprise with acquisition of Cradlepoint
September 18, 2020Swedish telecom company, Ericsson, has agreed to acquire Cradlepoint, a US-based supplier of Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions.
TT expands its presence on the US aerospace and defense marketLoad more news
September 18, 2020TT Electronics says it will acquire Torotel, a US-based designer and manufacturer of high-reliability power and electromagnetic assemblies and components for the aerospace and defense markets.