Schweizer starts production at its new location in China
May 26, 2020Following a construction period of one and a half years, production has now started at the company’s new high-tech printed circuit board plant in Jiangsu, China.
Rolls-Royce takes heavy hit from COVID-19 – reduces workforce by 9000
May 25, 2020The impact of COVID-19 on Rolls-Royce and the whole of the aviation industry is unprecedented. RR has already taken action to strengthen the financial resilience of its business and to reduce cash expenditure in 2020. However, this will not be enough.
AWS Electronics to wear the Incap name
May 22, 2020Following the acquisition of AWS Electronics Group by Incap Corporation in January 2020, the company's units in the UK and Slovakia will now be trading as Incap Electronics UK Ltd. and Incap Electronics Slovakia s.r.o.
Reduced operations at Incap’s factories negatively impacted the quarter
May 13, 2020The COVID-19 pandemic had a negative impact on Incap’s performance in the first quarter of 2020 while the AWS Electronics acquisition finalised in January 2020 supported the revenue growth.
Next Biometrics receives order from new US partner
May 13, 2020Norwegian biometrics specialist, Next Biometrics, has received an initial purchase order for its FAP 20 sensor from Credence ID, a US based provider of mobile biometrics and credential reading devices.
East/West and SISU partner on low-cost ventilator for COVID-19 fight
April 22, 2020EMS provider, East/West Manufacturing Enterprises, and SISU, a robotics engineering firm, both based in Austin, Texas, are partnering to build AIR BOOST's Austin P51 emergency hospital ventilator.
NCAB appoints Peter Kruk as new CEO
April 03, 2020Following the announcement late last year that Hans Ståhl planned to retire in 2020, the board of NCAB Group has now found his successor. Peter Kruk will be taking over as the new CEO of the PCB supplier.
8% growth in 2019 drives tenth consecutive year of EDA growth
March 30, 2020The Electronic System Design (ESD) Alliance Market Statistics Service (MSS) says that the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 2.2% for Q4 2019 to USD 2626.3 million, compared to USD 2570.1 million in Q4 2018.
European EV battery production gets a boost from the EIB
March 27, 2020The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 480 million loan agreement with LG Chem Wroclaw Energy, the Polish subsidiary of the LG Chem Group that was established to develop the group’s battery production facility in Europe.
Vision Engineering Tech Center opens on West Coast
March 20, 2020Vision Engineering, designers and manufacturers of digital and optical visualization systems, opened a new technology collaboration and training facility in Irvine, California.
Electrolux adapts manufacturing to offset difficulties with supply
March 20, 2020Electrolux believes there is a considerable risk of a material financial impact during the first half of 2020.
TrendForce: COVID-19 risks to distress memory industry
March 16, 2020The DRAMeXchange research division of TrendForce says that the memory market may take a turn for the worse and go into a slump earlier than expected.
Tesla on the hunt for central U.S. site
March 11, 2020In a Tweet yesterday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk made clear that the decision to produce the company’s electric pickup truck in the central part of the U.S. has been made - it’s just a matter of exactly where.
Advanced Energy's manufacturing facility in Penang is operational
February 28, 2020Advanced Energy Industries expands its footprint with new facility in Penang, Malaysia to serve semiconductor and industrial customers.
Microchip and Arrow collaborate on edge IoT security
January 31, 2020Microchip Technology and Arrow Electronics are teaming upp to simplify connectivity and security across industrial, smart building and energy markets.
Czech company acquires German PCB manufacturer
January 28, 2020Gatema a.s. has completed the biggest acquisition in its history to date. The Czech Republic-based company has purchased Germany's Kubatronik – Leiterplatten GmbH Company, a company focused on the development and manufacturing of prototype and test boards.
Incap acquires AWS Electronics
January 23, 2020EMS provider Incap has signed an agreement to acquire 100% ownership of AWS Electronics Group.
Panasonic to expand its manufacturing footprint in IndiaLoad more news
January 17, 2020Panasonic is looking to build a new wiring device factory in southern India. The new factory is scheduled to start production in autumn 2021, responding to the increased demand in the country.