ALLPCB’s new SMT factory has launched production
May 26, 2020On May 10 2020, ALLPCB’s new – self-operated – SMT factory in Guangde, Anhui Province, China was officially put into production.
Swissbit continues its growth trend with Ardian as a new partner
May 14, 2020Together with the management team, investment house, Ardian, is acquiring Swiss memory manufacturer Swissbit.
8% growth in 2019 drives tenth consecutive year of EDA growth
March 30, 2020The Electronic System Design (ESD) Alliance Market Statistics Service (MSS) says that the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 2.2% for Q4 2019 to USD 2626.3 million, compared to USD 2570.1 million in Q4 2018.
Czech company acquires German PCB manufacturer
January 28, 2020Gatema a.s. has completed the biggest acquisition in its history to date. The Czech Republic-based company has purchased Germany's Kubatronik – Leiterplatten GmbH Company, a company focused on the development and manufacturing of prototype and test boards.
DirectMed acquires Medical Systems Technologies
December 02, 2019San Diego-based DirectMed Parts & Service has acquired Medical Systems Technologies (MST), a specialist in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) component level repair and testing.
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.
EV manufacturer adds Chinese subsidiary for in-country operations
October 23, 2019ElectraMeccanica Vehicles, a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles, has established EMV Automotive Technology, Inc. (Chongqing), a wholly-owned subsidiary, in China.
Scanfil selects Siemens Opcenter to digitalise operations
October 15, 2019Finnish contract manufacturer and system supplier Scanfil begins implementation of their digitalisation strategy.
EDA industry revenue increase with 6.6% YoY
October 09, 2019Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 6.6 percent for 2Q/2019 to USD 2472.1 million, compared to USD 2318.5 million in 2Q/2018.
Siemens moves in to new facility in Wrocław
October 03, 2019Siemens Polska has leased about 4,000 square metre of warehouse space at MLP Wrocław logistics park.
Rolls-Royce closes acquisition of Siemens electric aircraft-propulsion business
October 03, 2019Rolls-Royce has completed the acquisition of the electric and hybrid-electric aerospace propulsion activities of Siemens (formerly known as the eAircraft business), following a period of employee consultation.
Siemens partners with Chinese R&D centre to build
September 20, 2019Siemens Digital Industries Software has partnered with Tianmu Lake Institute of Advanced Energy Storage Technologies (TIES), a major Chinese energy storage research and development center, to build an Advanced Battery Technology Innovation Center.
Has Senvion found a saviour in Siemens Gamesa?
September 17, 2019Senvion says it has entered into an exclusivity agreement with Siemens Gamesa to pursue negotiations for the sale of selected Services and Onshore assets in Europe.
Senvion can still pay August salaries
July 31, 2019Employees for ailing wind turbine manufacturer Senvion can breath a little. The company can pay the salaries for the month of August (2019), announced the works council.
EDA industry revenure increase for 1Q/2019
July 15, 2019The Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 16.3 percent for Q1 2019 to $2606.4 million, compared to $2241 million in Q1 2018.
Rittal forms global partnership with Atos and Siemens
June 26, 2019Rittal announced a new global strategic partnership with Atos and Siemens to develop intelligent edge datacenter solutions for smart industries, smart cities, smart retail, energy & utilities, and public sectors.
Siemens sells electric aircraft-propulsion business to Rolls-Royce
June 20, 2019Siemens and Rolls-Royce signed an agreement for the sale of Siemens' eAircraft unit. Through its Vision 2020+ company strategy, Siemens intends to sharpen its portfolio's focus.
UK based company OXIS Energy goes into mass production
June 10, 2019OXIS Energy is to establish the first ever manufacturing plant for the production of electrolyte and cathode active material specifically for the mass production of lithium sulfur cells.
Part 3: Modbus TCP and PROFINET
May 16, 2019Ethernet in the Automation Industry Part 3: Modbus TCP and PROFINET - In the first part of this series, we examined Ethernet’s numerous advantages over fieldbuses within industrial automation and control.
Rohm appoints new Country Manager for UK and NordicsLoad more news
April 22, 2019As of March 2019, ROHM Semiconductor appointed John Turner as their new Country Manager for UK and Nordics, including Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.