Schaeffler opens new e-mobility plant
September 22, 2021Automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has opened a new production facility at its Szombathely location in the west of Hungary and creates 150 new jobs in e-mobility.
Electro-Mobility top income source for Bosch
September 09, 2021In electromobility, Bosch is growing twice as fast as the market, and will generate more than EUR 1 billion in sales in 2021.
Escatec acquires UK & Czech-based JJS Manufacturing
May 14, 2021EMS provider Escatec is expanding with the acquisition of UK-based JJS Manufacturing. The deal adds electro-mechanical production facilities in the United Kingdom and Czech Republic to Escatec’s portfolio.
PCB Button Plating – what is it, when and why is it needed?
April 15, 2021Recently I’ve been getting a lot of questions when we’re producing flex PCBs for customers. The questions revolve around materials and more specifically, when we have a plated through hole (PTH), why we need to implement PCB button plating on these designs. So, what is it and why is it needed?
Comau UK to provide battery manufacturing line for UKBIC
April 09, 2021Comau has been selected by the UK Battery Industrialisation Centre (UKBIC) to develop and deploy a semi-automated battery module and battery pack assembly line for the publicly-funded ‘open-access’ battery production development facility.
Panasonic opens new customer experience centre in Munich
March 31, 2021Panasonic is expanding its activities in Europe and at its Munich Ottobrunn site. Within the Panasonic Campus in Munich the new Customer Experience Center (CXC) is now about to open the doors.
Cogent to take MedTech aspirations to new heights with new facility
February 05, 2021UK-based contract electronics manufacturer, Cogent Technology, is ending its 2020 with a massive improvement to its operations. The company grows from 16’000 – 80’000 square feet as it moves to its new facility.
Segue expands its electronics manufacturing footprint in the US
January 26, 2021EMS provider, Segue Manufacturing Services, has completed its expansion into new 45'000 square foot manufacturing facility in Billerica, Massachusetts.
ACES Electronics to acquire Genesis Connected Solutions
December 18, 2020Taiwanese supplier of interconnect solutions, ACES Electronics, and Genesis Connected Solutions, an Atlanta, Georgia based privately-held manufacturer of board- level shielding, electro-mechanical assemblies, and interconnect components, have entered into a definitive agreement under which ACES will acquire 100% equity of Genesis
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.
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.
Electro Rent team up with NI in global rental collaboration
November 20, 2020Electro Rent and NI have entered into new partnership to rent NI automated test and measurement solutions to customers through Electro Rent’s network, starting in North America with a global expansion to follow in 2021.
New European sales manager at Electrolube
November 17, 2020The manufacturer of specialist chemicals has appointed Carolyn McAllister as European Sales Manager
RUAG Space moves into a new building in Dresden-Coswig
November 17, 2020RUAG Space concentrates its activities near Dresden at a single location. All 50 employees from RUAG Space have been working at the new location "An der Walze 7" in Coswig near Dresden since mid-October.
Infineon reports strong fourth quarter – cautiously optimistic about new fiscal year
November 12, 2020For the first time, Infineon’s figures includes a full quarter’s contribution from Cypress Semiconductor, which the German company acquired back in April.
Swedish design house invests millions in R&D equipment
November 03, 2020The Swedish city of Gävle might internationally mostly be know for its large Yule Goat figure made of straw, which is erected in December each year – and often set ablaze in an act of vandalism. However, a Swedish design house is investing heavily in its lab providing more reasons to remember the city.
Marvell to acquire Inphi – accelerating growth in cloud and 5G infrastructure
October 30, 2020Marvell Technology Group and Inphi Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement under which Marvell will acquire Inphi for about USD 10 billion.
Powell expands in Europe with new HQ, technical staff & more
October 28, 2020US-based supplier of connectors, Powell Electronics, is making a push for Europe. The company says it has strengthened its European presence by relocating to new premises in Dublin, Ireland, employing more technical staff to support design-in activities and signing new franchises agreements.
National Circuit Assembly invests in GETech Router for large boardsLoad more news
September 21, 2020Texas-based, National Circuit Assembly, a provider of PCB, cable and electro/mechanical manufacturing and test services to leading OEMs, has recently purchased a GETech GSR1280 Semi-Automatic Router.