GPV Electronics CN resumes production
February 21, 2020On 19 February 2020, the Chinese Central Government informed that all enterprises in the Guangdong province are now allowed to resume production.
Rockwell Automation inks deal for Italy’s ASEM
February 20, 2020Rockwell Automation Inc. has signed a purchase agreement to acquire digital automation technologies provider ASEM S.p.A.
Florida’s Sypris snags BAE Systems contract
February 18, 2020Sypris Electronics LLC, a subsidiary of Sypris Solutions Inc., has won a contract award from London-based BAE Systems’ Electronic Systems sector.
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.
Coronavirus afflicts more electronic supply chains
February 13, 2020With the epidemic arriving at dawn of 5G’s mainstream deployment phase, the coronavirus has the potential to disrupt the progress of the next-generation wireless standard, as the crisis slows or threatens to slow the production of key smartphone components, including displays and semiconductors, according to Omdia.
ams reports record results for full year 2019
February 11, 2020Austrian sensor manufacturer ams reports that its revenues for 2019 was up 32% year-on-year, and fourth quarter revenues exceeded expectations with strong adjusted operating profitability.
Communications equipment makers want high power outputs and small solution footprints
February 11, 2020Many communications systems are powered via a 48 V backplane. This voltage is normally stepped down to a lower intermediate bus voltage, typically to either 12 V, 5 V, or even lower, in order to power the racks of boards within the system.
GPV's Chinese facility will remain closed
February 10, 2020The Chinese Central Government and the Chinese Epidemic Command Centre have prolonged the curfew in the provinces Hubei and Guangdong. Guangdong (Pearl River delta) is the second most affected province in China and also the province where GPV’s production site is situated.
Danish manufacturer hit by fire
February 10, 2020Late Friday evening, a fire broke out in an industrial building at Danish electronics manufacturer Seritronic.
Infineon: 'Our cost reduction measures are beginning to take effect'
February 05, 2020In the first three months of the 2020 fiscal year, Infineon's revenue decreased by 7% from EUR 2,062 million to EUR 1,916 million quarter-on-quarter.
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Philips' looking to increase health focus - ready to part with home appliances
January 28, 2020Royal Philips says it's reviewing options for future ownership of its Domestic Appliances business. The company will start the process of creating a separate legal structure for this business within the group, which is expected to be completed in 12 to 18 months.
Eltas new plant paves way for more complex electronics
January 28, 2020Slovenian electronics specialist Eltas recently inaugurated its new production facilities in Šentjernej. An investment that will see them expanding their product portfolio to include more advanced solutions.
Jenoptik to acquire 100% of Spanish company
January 27, 2020Jenoptik is strengthening its position as a full-service provider of automated manufacturing solutions via the acquisition of Spanish company INTEROB. The contract was signed on January 25th and is expected to close in the coming weeks. The purchase price was slightly less than twice the revenue in 2019.
Eguana inks deal for residential energy storage systems
January 24, 2020Eguana Technologies Inc. has entered into a development contract with an unnamed renewable energy company to develop and certify proprietary residential storage systems for distribution through its sales channels across global markets.
Honeywell, Lockheed Martin win NASA contracts
January 21, 2020Honeywell and Lockheed Martin have both announced recent contracts for the supply of key components to NASA’s Orion spacecraft fleet for the upcoming Artemis lunar missions.
AT&S receives NADCAP accreditation
January 21, 2020With the NADCAP accreditation, new doors in the aerospace sector has been opened for the Austrian company.
Rocket Lab expands capabilities in So Cal
January 16, 2020Rocket Lab announced this week it will open a new facility to serve as its corporate headquarters and provide increased production capacity.
Collins Aerospace inks multimillion-dollar space contract
January 16, 2020Collins Aerospace Systems has signed a contract with Lockheed Martin to provide critical subsystems to support production of NASA’s Orion spacecraft fleet for Artemis missions III through VIII.
From Bosch to Silicon Mobility - Kallenbach takes the helmLoad more news
January 15, 2020Automotive semiconductor company, Silicon Mobility, has appointed former Robert Bosch GmbH executive Rainer Kallenbach as CEO of the company as of January 6, 2020. The current CEO Bruno Paucard will remain with the company as COO and on the Board of Directors.