Data Device Corporation invests in lead tinning system
August 05, 2022Hentec Industries/RPS Automation announces that Data Device Corporation has finalised the purchase of a Hentec/RPS Odyssey 1325 robotic hot solder dip component lead tinning machine.
DMASS: continued double-digit growth through 2Q22
August 05, 2022DMASS reports Q2 increases of 33.4% in semiconductors and 19.6% in interconnect, passive and electromechanical components. Allocation continues, but selected relief is visible and fture risk assessment is becoming more difficult.
Indium partners with SAFI-Tech on solder product development
August 05, 2022Indium Corporation and SAFI-Tech will evaluate market applications for supercooled solder materials and explore the development of new products.
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.
Bittele upgrades its Markham facility
August 04, 2022Bittele Electronics, a manufacturer specialising in prototype and small-to-mid volume PCB assembly, is expanding its Markham, Ontario, PCB assembly facility.
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.
Volvo Group's looking to build battery plant in Sweden
August 03, 2022In order to meet the growing demand for battery electric heavy-duty vehicles and machines, the Volvo Group has initiated the process to establish a large-scale production plant for battery cells in Sweden.
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.
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.
MKS and Atotech deal receive China antitrust clearance
August 01, 2022MKS Instruments and Atotech have received unconditional merger approval from China’s State Administration for Market Regulation for MKS’ pending acquisition of Atotech.
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.
Kioxia & WDC to receive government subsidy for JV fab
July 29, 2022Kioxia Corporation and Western Digital Corporation say that their joint venture, the Fab7 manufacturing facility at Yokkaichi Plant, has been approved to receive up to JPY 92.9 billion (USD 699.3 million) in subsidy from the Japanese government.
Gartner: Global semiconductor revenue growth to slow in 2022
July 28, 2022Global semiconductor revenue is projected to grow 7.4% in 2022, down from 2021 growth of 26.3%, according to the latest forecast from Gartner, Inc. This is down from the previous quarter’s forecast of 13.6% growth in 2022.
Littelfuse completes its acquisition of C&K Switches
July 28, 2022Littelfuse has completed its acquisition of designer and manufacturer of high-performance electromechanical switches and interconnect solutions, C&K Switches.
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.
Trendforce: Panel makers forced to reduce utilisation
July 28, 2022Moving into 2H22, terminal brands continue to adjust their inventory, not only weakening panel demand, but also inducing a sustained drop in panel quotations.
NAND Flash 3Q22 price drop to broaden to 8~13%
July 26, 2022TrendForce estimates, due to the rapid deterioration of the balance between supply and demand, the drop in NAND Flash pricing will expand to 8~13% in 3Q22, and this decline may continue into 4Q22.
German test lab to broaden capabilities
July 26, 2022Having recently opened their new compliance test laboratory in Germany, Granite River Labs has now further extended their scope of industry services for a growing European market.
Hisense will build a new refrigerator factory in SerbiaLoad more news
July 25, 2022Hisense ahs announced that the company will invest over EUR 40 million in a new factory for the production of Hisense, Gorenje and Asko refrigerators in Valjevo, Serbia.