AMTE Power and Britishvolt sign MoU for GigaFactory
May 26, 2020AMTE Power and Britishvolt plans to investigate collaborating to build the UK’s first full cycle battery cell GigaPlant, servicing the automotive and energy storage markets.
Incap restarts production in India
May 25, 2020In a move to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, the government of India instructed all state governments to introduce a lockdown in March. As a consequence, Incap had to close its factory in Karnataka, India on 23 March.
Nordson delivers solid quarter considering COVID-19's impact on global end markets
May 22, 2020Nordson Corporation reported second quarter sales of USD 529 million, a 4% decrease compared to the prior year’s second quarter sales of USD 551 million.
SOS LAB completes series A+, inks MOU with ON Semi
May 21, 2020LiDAR sensor maker SOS LAB has secured series A+ investment funding of USD 8 million as of April.
Panasonic, Tesla discuss beefing up Nevada battery plant
May 19, 2020Panasonic Corporation this week said strong demand for battery cells from its U.S. partner, Tesla, has led to negotiations on the expansion of their joint plant in Storey County, Nevada.
Seoul Semi files patent suit against automotive LED light distributor
May 19, 2020Seoul Semiconductor says it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey against Onyx Enterprise Int’l Corp., a distributor of automotive components.
Current pandemic slows down business development in German component distribution
May 19, 2020German distribution of electronic components (according to FBDi e.V.) continues to decline in the first quarter of 2020. The order situation improves slightly, at a low level. The FBDi calls for future-oriented course-setting and investments in infrastructure.
Progress is being made for BMW’s new plant in Hungary
May 19, 2020Preparations for the future BMW Group plant in Debrecen, Hungary, have reached important milestone. Following successful preparation of the land by the City, the official handover process has now started.
Cicor updates its outlook due to COVID-19
May 18, 2020Swiss EMS provider, Cicor Technologies, is updating its outlook for the results of the first half-year 2020, as the effects of the global pandemic is becoming increasingly apparent.
Global silicon wafer area shipments edge up in 1Q20
May 15, 2020Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments rose 2.7% to 2,920 million square inches in the first quarter of 2020, compared with fourth-quarter 2019 shipments of 2,844 million square inches, but dropped 4.3 percent year-over-year, the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) reported in its quarterly analysis of the silicon wafer industry.
Flisom to set up shop in Hungary
May 15, 2020The Swiss solar technology company chose Kecskemét, Hungary as the location for its plant of industrial capacity.
Note reopens plant in Windsor – Q2 showed strong development
May 14, 2020At the end of March, the EMS provider suspended production at its plant in Windsor, UK, following the British authorities' decision to limit all unnecessary travel and industrial operations. Now, things are moving forward.
As DRAM market enters period of price hikes, revenue drops
May 13, 2020The DRAM market has changed from falling prices and rising shipment to rising prices and falling shipment, says DRAMeXchange, a research division of TrendForce.
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.
UDC enters long-term OLED agreements with Chinese company
May 13, 2020Universal Display Corporation and Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Semiconductor Display Technology, have signed a new OLED Technology License Agreement and Supplemental Material Purchase Agreement.
Next Biometrics receives order from new US partnerLoad more news
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.