Altix receives repeat order for multiple DI systems
February 22, 2021French Direct Imaging systems manufacturer Altix, has received a repeat order from multiple Roll-to-Roll Direct Imaging systems from UK-based Trackwise.
SEMI calls on Biden to reinvigorate US semiconductor manufacturing
February 22, 2021SEMI, along side 16 industry groups have sent a letter to President Biden urging the administration to bolster domestic semiconductor manufacturing and research.
Ventec’s German facility receives AS9100-D certification
February 18, 2021Ventec International Group's European facility in Kirchheimbolanden, Germany, is now certified according to AS9100 Revision D (DIN EN 9100), the quality-management standard for the aviation, space, and defense (ASD) industries.
Mitsubishi Electric to open new factory automation centre
February 17, 2021Mitsubishi Electric Corporation will establish the Malaysia FA Center on the premises of its subsidiary Mitsubishi Electric Sales Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., which is located in Selangor state on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia.
German automation specialist to invest €5.8 million in Hungary
February 11, 2021Balluff-Elektronika Kft. specialising in the production of electronic components is to launch a new research and development project, targeting the major regeneration of sensors and network devices for industrial automation.
Circuit Technology Center adds second hot solder dip machine
February 10, 2021Hentec Industries/RPS Automation announces that Circuit Technology Center, who specialises in in circuit board damage repair, rework, BGA re-balling and component level modification services, has installed its second Hentec/RPS Odyssey 1325 robotic hot solder dip machine.
Aroma Bit Receives Additional Capital Investment Funding
February 09, 2021Japanese Aroma Bit, a company that develops and markets compact odor imaging sensors and various related services, has allocated additional shares to third-parties. The purpose of the funding is to acquire growth funds needed for future functionality enhancements of its compact odor sensors and development of mass production capabilities.
Renesas officially makes an offer for Dialog
February 08, 2021Renesas Electronics and Dialog Semiconductor announces that they have reached an agreement under which Renesas will offer EUR 67.50 per Dialog share, representing a total equity value of EUR 4.9 billion.
EMS Provider ExcelTech Invests in YESTECH AOI
February 05, 2021McMinnville Oregon-based EMS provider ExcelTech, Inc. has purchased an YESTECH FX-940 3D ULTRA AOI In-line PCB inspection system.
Kulicke & Soffa expands with US acquisition
February 04, 2021Kulicke & Soffa Industries says that it has acquired a 100% equity stake in Uniqarta, a technology company headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. The acquisition includes Uniqarta's patent portfolio and other intellectual property rights.
Sunway Communication Expands in Europe
February 01, 2021RF connectivity solution provider, Sunway Communication, is expanding its European presence with the opening of its new establishment in Bettlach in Solothurn region, Switzerland. The new branch is part of Sunway Communication Europe, headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
Leuze expands with new plant in Malaysia
January 29, 2021To meet the demand in the Asian markets, Leuze is currently constructing a new plant in Malacca, Malaysia, scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2022.
Cadence to acquire NUMECA
January 25, 2021Cadence Design Systems has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NUMECA International, a company focused on computational fluid dynamics (CFD), mesh generation, multi-physics simulation and optimization.
Helios to acquisition of BJN Technologies
January 22, 2021Helios Technologies, a provider of engineered motion control and electronic controls technology, has acquired substantially all of the assets of BJN Technologies, an engineering solutions provider.
A2 Global Electronics names new executives
January 19, 2021Electronic component distribution and supply chain service provider, A2 Global Electronics, has appointed Anthony Andriano as its new Chief Financial Officer and promoted Jesper Romell as its new President.
Plasmatreat expands with new subsidiary in Switzerland
January 18, 2021The technology company says it has further developed its international proximity to its customers by founding its new subsidiary Plasmatreat Schweiz AG, and thus taking steps to better serve the Swiss market.
Qualcomm to acquire NUVIA
January 14, 2021Qualcomm says it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NUVIA for approximately USD 1.4 billion before working capital and other adjustments.
Infinite Electronics acquires of NavePoint
January 11, 2021Electronic components supplier Infinite Electronics, Inc., has announced its acquisition of NavePoint, an online provider of high-quality networking equipment and services.
After 26 years at Qualcomm – Steve Mollenkopf retires as CEOLoad more news
January 07, 2021Qualcomm’s current CEO, Steve Mollenkopf, who has been with the company for nearly three decades has announced his decision to retire from his position as CEO of the company.