Phoenix Contact E-Mobility factory is taking shape
September 18, 2020Phoenix Contact E-Mobility, together with industrial real estate company Panattoni, celebrated the completion of the first construction phase of its new electric mobility plant in Poland.
MAHLE accelerates restructuring – thousands of jobs lost
September 17, 2020The current crisis related to the spread of the coronavirus intensifies urgency to act as the company does not expect the vehicle markets to return to pre-crisis levels for several years.
Osram raises its guidance for 2020
September 17, 2020The managing board of Osram Licht AG raised the guidance for the fiscal year 2020 today due to stronger business recovery in summer, in particular in August.
Incap expand capacity for the automotive industry
September 17, 2020The company expanded the production capacity of components for the automotive industry in Slovakia.
cms electronics is back to full speed
September 16, 2020Back in April, the Austrian EMS implemented measures to counter exceptional situation created by the pandemic and introduced short-time work. Now, a few months later, the company is back in full swing.
Fire broke out at Unimicron’s Kunshan operations
September 16, 2020At about 10:50 am on September 7th, a fire occurred at the PCB company’s China subsidiary, Unimicron Technology (Kunshan) Corp.
Intervala to manufacture PCBAs for Muth Mirror Systems
September 15, 2020Full-service manufacturer, Intervala, has been selected by new customer Muth Mirror Systems to produce custom, highly engineered printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) for Muth’s mirror-based safety technology solutions.
BMW doubles production capacity for high-voltage batteries in China
September 15, 2020The BMW Group continues to drive the expansion of electromobility and is adapting its production structures to growing demand for fully and partially electrified vehicles.
Everlight criminally convicted for misappropriating Seoul Semi trade secrets
September 14, 2020LED technology supplier, Seoul Semiconductor, says that the Korean Suwon District Court convicted Everlight Electronics of criminal misappropriation of Seoul’s trade secrets.
Total microprocessor sales to edge slightly higher in 2020
September 11, 2020Sales expected to strengthen in 2021 with embedded processors and computer CPUs leading the growth
2H20 growth expectations vary among leading IC suppliers
September 10, 2020As expected, most IC suppliers experienced weaker demand and generally poor sales results in the first half of this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic and strained U.S./China trade relations. However, as reported by IC Insights, some key IC suppliers believe that the second half of this year will yield better results.
Delphi secures major power electronics business win
September 10, 2020The provider of automotive propulsion systems announces that it has secured a major Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) electrification business, driving profitable long-term growth.
Aeva partners with ZF to bring FMCW LiDAR to production
September 09, 2020Sensing and perception systems provider, Aeva, is partnering with automotive manufacturer ZF to industrialise Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) LiDAR sensors for production
Yamaichi Electronics' new European factory
September 09, 2020Japan-based group Yamaichi Electronics has been producing in Frankfurt (Oder), the only manufacturing location of the group in Europe, for almost 15 years. Now production is running out of space.
SUSS MicroTec and DELO team up on imprint lithography
September 09, 2020SUSS MicroTec and DELO will cooperate in the optimisation of imprint manufacturing processes for the production of wafer-level optics (WLO). These optics are essential for emerging applications in the automotive and consumer electronics industries, among others.
Westport Fuel Systems with new key electronics supply contract
September 08, 2020Westport Fuel Systems as been awarded a long-term agreement for the supply of electronic control units to an unnamed tier one automotive supplier. The estimated value of the agreement is USD 58 million over seven-year period
European semiconductor sales rebound in July, up 3.2% MoM
September 08, 2020European semiconductor sales grew by 3.2% in July 2020 compared to June, the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA) reports.
Austrian manufacturer establishes Chinese subsidiary
September 04, 2020Austrian electronics manufacturer BECOM Group, announces that it has established a subsidiary in Chine. the newly established BECOM Electronics (Heyuan) Co. Ltd., is described as an important and strategic step for the development of the group.
UL expands its Silicon Valley 5G testing facility
September 02, 2020Science safety company UL, announces that it has opened the expansion of its Silicon Valley electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and wireless testing laboratory with the debut of new 5G testing facilities.
Valmet Automotive refocuses – battery systems are now a cornerstoneLoad more news
September 01, 2020Valmet Automotive says it is expecting sales from the Electric Vehicles (EV) batteries business to reach the level, or even surpass, of vehicle contract manufacturing within the next few years.