Managing obsolescence: FED and COGD agree on cooperation
November 28, 2022The German Electronics Design and Manufacturing Association (FED) and the Component Obsolescence Group Deutschland (COGD) signed a cooperation agreement at Electronica in Munich.
LG Chem to invest $3 billion in US cathode plant
November 28, 2022LG Chem has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the state of Tennessee to establish a new cathode manufacturing facility in Clarksville with an investment of more than USD 3 billion.
PCB Technologies acquires Galil Microwaves & Microelectronics
November 25, 2022PCB Technologies Ltd. announces via a LinkedIn post that the company has acquired the technology and the business activity of Galil Microwaves & Microelectronics Ltd., effective as of November 1st.
Sellectronics invests in 3D AOI from Koh Young
November 25, 2022Working closely with Altus Group, Sellectronics, a CEM specialising in quick turn-around prototype assembly and low volume/high mix production, has recently invested in Koh Young’s 3D AOI inspection equipment to further enhance production.
NCAB Group acquires Italian PCB supplier
November 24, 2022PCB supplier NCAB Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in Italy-based Bare Board Consultants Srl.
Musk looking at South Korea for possible EV investment
November 24, 2022South Korea is among top candidates for a Tesla factory in Asia, according to South Korea's presidential office.
Europe’s battery boom – charging a market
November 24, 2022"The future is electric", a statement that’s been getting more and more meat on its bones over the last couple of years. An increasing number of automotive companies are transitioning to electronic electric drive.
LITEON accelerates – inaugurates phase II Vietnam plant
November 24, 2022LITEON Technology says that the second phase of its manufacturing facility in Haiphong, Vietnam, has officially been inaugurated.
Tale of two halves for DRAM market
November 24, 2022The DRAM market often enjoys robust sales in the second half of the year when system makers place orders for memory to use in their new generation of products that they plan to release for the year-end holiday season. That scenario has not panned out this year.
Swedish manufacturer opens production facility in Wales
November 24, 2022MilDef, a manufacturer and supplier of s tactical IT and rugged hardware, has opened a manufacturing facility at the Bro Tathan business park near Cardiff, Wales.
Layoffs await at GlobalFoundries as the company looks to cut costs
November 23, 2022The semiconductor manufacturer is planning to reduce its workforce as the company looks to navigate itself through a period of weaker demand and increased costs.
A new player on the PCB stage to enter the world?
November 23, 2022Evertiq received a news tip about a new player entering the PCB market in January 2023. But who is it?
GlobalFoundries to tackle the supply chain with new appointment
November 22, 2022Ashlie Wallace will lead GlobalFoundries' global supply chain operations, including logistics, supply planning, sourcing, and procurement. She will step into her new role on November 28, 2022.
Filtronic opens new design centre in Manchester
November 22, 2022Filtronic, a designer and manufacturer of RF-to-mmWave components and subsystems, has recently employed several additional engineers to extend the capabilities of both its design team and its process engineering team. Adding to this expansion, the company has also opened a new design centre in Manchester, UK
Cambridge GaN Devices secures funds to scale upLoad more news
November 21, 2022The fabless semiconductor company has raised USD 19m in Series B funding. The investment will enable Cambridge GaN Devices (CGD) to begin mass production of its range of GaN transistors for power applications.