Global DRAM revenue holds steady in 4Q19
February 18, 2020The DRAM inventory finally returned to a relatively normal level for most OEMs in 4Q19 after nearly three consecutive quarters of adjustments, says the DRAMeXchange research division of TrendForce.
Manz to deliver assembly lines to Akasol for battery production
February 11, 2020Manz AG has received an order from the German Akasol AG for assembly lines to produce lithium-ion battery modules. The placing of the order with a total volume of up to EUR 20 million euros has been split into several tranches.
Nuvia unveils first NA office, new leadership
February 10, 2020Santa Clara-based silicon design start-up NUVIA Inc. has opened its first international office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
White House: ‘we’re not buying Ericsson or Nokia’
February 10, 2020Following U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s statements that the US should consider taking on a controlling share of the two Nordic telecom companies, Vice President Mike Pence dismissed the suggested strategy.
IMI delays resumption of work in China due to the Coronavirus
February 03, 2020Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc. (IMI) has – as many other companies – delayed the resumption of work in selected China manufacturing facilities in regards to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (n-CoV).
TDK Ventures invests in electric air mobility company AutoFlightX
January 31, 2020TDK's subsidiary, TDK Ventures, has made an investment in eVTOL air-cargo and air-taxi company, AutoFlightX.
Hanwha Precision Machinery launches tech centre in Germany
January 23, 2020Hanwha Techwin Automation Americas' – formerly Samsung C&T Automation – unit, Hanwha Precision Machinery, has launched an integrated tech centre for Europe in Germany to accelerate its global expansion.
Samsung’s planning Indian smartphone display plant
January 20, 2020The South Korean tech-giant is reportedly planning a USD 500 million investment to set up a display manufacturing plant in India.
U.S. polysilicon makers laud Phase 1 of China deal
January 18, 2020The United States’ three remaining manufacturers of polysilicon expressed appreciation to President Trump and praised U.S. negotiators for securing the Chinese commitment to purchase U.S. polysilicon in the first phase of the U.S.-China trade deal.
BJG Electronics acquires Whitmor/Wirenetics
January 10, 2020Long Island, N.Y.- based electronics distributor and Rockwood portfolio company BJG Electronics Group has announced the acquisition of Whitmor/Wirenetics, in October 2019.
Dutch cancel ASML chip-equipment sale to China
January 09, 2020The White House has reportedly succeeded in its efforts to stop the sale of Veldhoven-based ASML’s advanced microprocessor technology to China.
Schweizer signs distribution agreement with Nagase
January 09, 2020Schweizer Electronic AG and Nagase & Co., Ltd. have entered into a sales distribution agreement for Japan.
BJG Electronics Group buys Intro Corporation
January 09, 2020Long Island, N.Y.- based electronics distributor and Rockwood portfolio company BJG Electronics Group has acquired Florida-based Intro Corporation.
Mitsubishi and NTT new investors for HERE Technologies
December 31, 2019Mitsubishi Corp. and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. (NTT) of Japan are to jointly acquire a 30% ownership stake in HERE Technologies.
LCD TV panel shipments forecasted to decrease
December 23, 2019For the first time since 2011, worldwide LCD TV panel shipments are expected to decline in 2020, falling by 7 percent to total 265 million
KATEK acquires electronics production in Düsseldorf
December 20, 2019The Munich-based electronics service provider KATEK, a portfolio company of PRIMEPULSE SE, will take over the SMT production of the Huf Group in Düsseldorf, Germany.
ACM Research closes second investment round
December 19, 2019ACM Research Inc., a supplier of wafer cleaning technologies for advanced semiconductor devices, has completed a second tranche of private equity investments in its principal operating subsidiary, ACM Research (Shanghai) Inc.
GaN Systems gets SPARX boost for EV tech
December 19, 2019GaN Systems has announced an investment for an undisclosed amount by SPARX Group’s Mirai Creation Fund II.
Swedish tech for Dutch air traffic controlLoad more news
December 17, 2019Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS) has signed a 20 year framework agreement with Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) for remote tower systems. SDATS has received an initial order within the framework contract for establishing remote towers at the airports of Groningen and Maastricht.