Tesla plans battery manufacturing facility in California
June 25, 2020Electric car manufacturer Tesla plans to build a battery research and manufacturing facility in Fremont, California. N, to be operated around the clock, Under a project dubbed Roadrunner, documents from the city government also reveal a potential 24/7 operation at the facility.
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.
Cirexx Int’l posts COVID-19 update
March 31, 2020Santa Clara, California-headquartered Cirexx International has released a statement penned by President and CEO Philipp Menges concerning status of operations during the coronavirus pandemic.
Panasonic,Tesla scaling down production in Nevada
March 27, 2020In response to Panasonic’s announcement this week of a temporary, full suspension of production of its operations at Tesla’s Gigafactory in Nevada, Tesla also issued a statement that it would significantly decrease production at the site.
Panasonic eyes multi-use potential for PanaCIM
March 18, 2020Panasonic, in their push more deeply into smart manufacturing solutions, has partnered with MiR and Inovaxe to develop a handy helper: the PanaCIM Solutions Ecosystem.
Panasonic to exit US solar manufacturing
February 26, 2020Panasonic says it will begin to wind down U.S. production of photovoltaic cells and modules at Gigafactory New York in Buffalo, New York.
Into the future, San Diego style
February 18, 2020IPC APEX EXPO, the North American electronics manufacturing industry’s biggest gig, has left the teenage years behind with this year’s 20th anniversary show held Feb 3-8 in San Diego.
Panasonic to expand its manufacturing footprint in India
January 17, 2020Panasonic is looking to build a new wiring device factory in southern India. The new factory is scheduled to start production in autumn 2021, responding to the increased demand in the country.
TowerJazz to maintain its TPSCo majority ownership
December 03, 2019Israeli semiconductor manufacturer, TowerJazz, says that it will not sell its stake and board control in its joint venture with Panasonic Corp in Japan, following the Japanese company's announcement that it is selling its semiconductor business.
Panasonic to sell its chip business to Taiwanese company
November 28, 2019Panasonic Corporation says that it will transfer the semiconductor business – mainly operated by Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions – to Nuvoton Technology, a Taiwan-based semiconductor company under the umbrella of Winbond Electronics group, in a stock and asset transfer agreement.
Panasonic partners with Siemens in the field of assembly machines
October 28, 2019Panasonic Factory Solutions says it is entering into a partnership with Siemens Factory Automation in the field of assembly machines and factory automation.
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Blackstone believes the future lies in solid-state battery technology
July 08, 2019Blackstone Resources AG says it has teamed up with several strategic partners from Germany, Belgium, Poland and Austria, the United Kingdom and Switzerland with which the company aims to achieve a number of objectives related to battery production and development.
Is Tesla moving into mining?
June 14, 2019During an annual shareholder meeting Tuesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk remarked that mining may be in the company’s future.
Panasonic ramps up smart factory solutions business in India
May 23, 2019Panasonic has announced its plans to ramp up its smart factory solutions business in India. The company has integrated its welding business and SMT equipment business to consolidate its software and hardware capabilities and become an end-to-end integrated Smart Manufacturing Solutions company.
Panasonic team up with China's GS-Solar in PV business
May 21, 2019Panasonic has reached an agreement with GS-Solar (China) Company Ltd. to collaborate in the photovoltaic business.
ROHM expands with Panasonics's semi device business
April 26, 2019ROHM recently announced the acquisition of a part of the diode and transistor business from Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions Company. The transfer is scheduled for October 2019, and after this ROHM handling sales of these products to Panasonic’s current customers.
Panasonic & Tesla weighing further investments for it Gigafactory
April 11, 2019Media reports from earlier on Thursday suggested that Panasonic and Tesla were suspending plans to expand their USD 4.5 billion Gigafacotry due to uncertain demand for electric vehicles. However, Panasonic says it is studying further investments.
Panasonic expands offerings with addition of Omni-ID's ProVIEW
April 03, 2019Panasonic has acquired the ProVIEW solutions business unit from New York-based Omni-ID, manufacturer of passive UHF RFID tags and visual tagging systems for retail and oil and gas industries.
Panasonic announces new European CEOLoad more news
March 29, 2019Panasonic Europe B.V has announces the retirement of Laurent Abadie on March 31st 2019 and the appointment of his successor, Junichi Suzuki to take place on 1st April 2019.