Nikola agrees to acquire Romeo Power
August 05, 2022Nikola Corporation and Romeo Power have entered into a definitive agreement in which Nikola will acquire Romeo in an all-stock transaction.
Rohm SiC MOSFETs qualified for automotive use
August 05, 2022Rohm’s latest 4th generation of SiC MOSFETs has been fully qualified in Semikron’s eMPack modules for automotive use.
Gapwaves and Bosch to jointly develop radar antennas
August 04, 2022Swedish tech company Gapwaves have entered into an agreement with Bosch regarding the development and large-scale production of high-resolution radar antennas for automotive vehicle applications aiming at highly automated driving.
Würth Elektronik ICS opens subsidiary in Italy
August 04, 2022Würth Elektronik ICS is expanding its activities in Italy with the opening of the new subsidiary Würth Elektronik ICS Italia s.r.l.
Semtech to acquire Sierra Wireless
August 03, 2022Semtech and Sierra Wireless have entered into a definitive agreement under which Semtech will acquire all outstanding shares of Sierra Wireless for USD 31 per share in an all-cash deal valued at USD 1.2 billion.
Manz terminates negotiations with Chinese partner
August 02, 2022Manz says it is terminating negotiations with its Chinese customer Chongqing Shenhua Thin Film Solar Technology Co., Ltd. regarding the conclusion of the large-scale solar project CIGSfab.
Materion looking to accelerate growth with new facility
August 02, 2022Materion Corporation, a supplier of advanced materials, has established a new facility in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to accelerate the growth of advanced chemical solutions for the semiconductor and EV battery markets.
HawkEye 360 opens new satellite manufacturing facility
August 01, 2022HawkEye 360, a provider of space-based radio frequency (RF) data and analytics, has opened its Advanced Technology and Development Center in Herndon, Virginia.
US passes CHIPS Act – puts more pressure on China
August 01, 2022The disruption of the chip supply chain caused by the pandemic in the past two years, as well as geopolitical flashpoints such as Sino-US trade frictions and the Russia-Ukraine war, have led regional economies worldwide to focus more on the autonomy of local production and supply chains.
Micron plans to invest in US memory manufacturing
August 01, 2022Micron Technology commends the passing of the “Chips and Science” legislation. The company says that this is a big step towards securing the future of semiconductor manufacturing in the United States and advancing American innovation and competitiveness.
Applied Materials looking to future-ready its workforce
July 29, 2022Applied Materials South East Asia Pte. Ltd. has signed an MoU with the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) to develop and implement continuing education and training (CET) programmes for Applied Materials employees.
Incap's revenue and profitability growth continues
July 28, 2022The second quarter was the best one in Incap’s history, in terms of revenue and operating profit.
Intel to make chips for MediaTek
July 27, 2022MediaTek will use Intel Foundry Services to manufacture new chips for a range of smart edge devices.
Teledyne acquires major interest in Finnish acoustics company
July 26, 2022Teledyne Technologies acquires majority interest in NL Acoustics, a Finnish technology company specialised in acoustics-based predictive maintenance solutions.
Mitsubishi Electric to supply automation solutions to Novali
July 26, 2022Novali has signed a technology partnership agreement with Mitsubishi Electric Europe to meet deadlines for multiple giga factories across Europe.
Foxconn and NXP to co-develop next-gen vechicle platforms
July 22, 2022Foxconn has announced a Memorandum of Understanding with NXP Semiconductors to jointly develop platforms for a new generation of smart connected vehicles.
SkyWater to bolster chip fabrication at Purdue
July 21, 2022SkyWater plans to open a $1.8 billion semiconductor manufacturing facility in Discovery Park District at Purdue University to create 750 new direct jobs within five years.
Battery manufacturer receives multi-million investment
July 21, 2022VinFast makes investment in the tens of millions of US dollars investment in ProLogium, a taiwanese manufacturer in next-generation solid-state battery.
Audi is ”massively investing” in Neckarsulm’s electric futureLoad more news
July 21, 2022Audi’s Neckarsulm plant in Germany is undergoing a transformation in the course of the German auto giant’s electrification strategy.