Andreas Hammer joins Renesas
October 12, 2020Renesas Electronics has appointed Andreas Hammer as Vice President of Sales for the IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit in Europe, effective October 1, 2020.
Libra Industries sees growth in Mexico
October 06, 2020EMS provider Libra Industries, says that it has seen strong growth since the acquisition of its facility in Guaymas, Mexico in January of this year. The company has completely integrated its IT and business analytics infrastructure at the facility.
Arm spins-out Cerfe Labs – will focus on developing CeRAM memory technology
October 05, 2020Arm is planning to spin-out Cerfe Labs to develop and license new types of non-volatile memories based on correlated electron materials (CeRAM) and ferroelectric transistors (FeFETs).
Top-10 semiconductor suppliers continue to grow in Q2
September 30, 2020Building on Q1’s bullish growth in weak market conditions, the world’s top-10 semiconductor suppliers managed to continue their revenue growth at a rate of 2.4% in Q2 2020, PC and server sales continue to grow driven by COVID lockdown restrictions as working and learning from home are becoming the new norm.
Plexus to manufacture COVID-19 testing equipment in Wisconsin
September 29, 2020EMS provider Plexus is once again joining the fight against the current pandemic by joining forces with diagnostic healthcare company, Quidel, for the manufacturing of the Sofia 2 Fluorescent Immunoassay Analyzer.
National Circuit Assembly invests in GETech Router for large boards
September 21, 2020Texas-based, National Circuit Assembly, a provider of PCB, cable and electro/mechanical manufacturing and test services to leading OEMs, has recently purchased a GETech GSR1280 Semi-Automatic Router.
Former Digi-Key executive to bring expertise to RS and Allied
September 04, 2020Electrocomponents has announced the appointment of Chris Beeson to the role of Group Senior Vice President Electronics. Chris will report directly to COO Mike England and will be based at the headquarters of Allied Electronics & Automation in Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
New Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing facility In Kerrville
August 27, 2020Texas governor Greg Abbott has announced that Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing, Inc. (KMM) will establish a new manufacturing facility in Kerrville. KMM produces circuit card assemblies and cable and fiber harnesses for the aerospace industry.
Haviv Ilan named COO of TI
August 24, 2020Texas Instruments has promoted Haviv Ilan to executive vice president (EVP) and chief operating officer (COO).
HDT completes new Serbian site
August 21, 2020In order to fulfil the requirements of the different markets, HDT decided to build a new factory in the municipality of Svilajnac (Serbia).
SK Innovation aims to open next-gen battery era together with John Goodenough
August 20, 2020SK innovation says that the company will develop next-generation battery technology with together with the 2019 Nobel laureate in chemistry, Professor John Goodenough, or otherwise know as “the father of the lithium-ion battery.”
Tesla decision to bring manufacturing to Texas will create thousands of jobs
August 18, 2020During the electric car manufacturers Q2 2020 earnings call in late July, CEO Elon Musk announced that the company will be building its next Gigafactory close to Austin in Texas.
BAE Systems expands in Texas with a new campus development
August 12, 2020BAE Systems is expanding its operations in Austin, Texas, with a new major campus development in Parmer Austin Business Park.
Ericsson delivers first US manufactured 5G base station to Verizon
August 10, 2020Verizon has become the first U.S. communications service provider to receive a 5G base station manufactured at Ericsson’s new 5G production factory in Texas.
Seasoned financial and semiconductor executive joins GlobalFoundries
July 30, 2020GlobalFoundries has appointed David Reeder as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Ultra Clean expands its global footprint
July 30, 2020Ultra Clean Holdings is expanding into Malaysia and will be opening a manufacturing facility in the Batu Kawan Industrial Park, Pulau Pinang.
Autotalks and Applied Information partner to help emergency vehicles
July 27, 2020Autotalks, which specialises in V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) communication solutions, has teamed up with Applied Information, Inc., an Atlanta-based provider of intelligent transportation infrastructure solutions, to save lives on the roads of Georgia, Texas, and Hawaii.
National Instruments completes acquisition of OptimalPlus
July 07, 2020NI has officially closed the acquisition of OptimalPlus, a data analytics software provider for the semiconductor, automotive and electronics industries.
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July 03, 2020Tektronix has shifted its focus from supporting vehicle manufacturing to assisting with ventilator production.