Global Semiconductor Packaging Materials Market to Reach $20.8 Billion by 2024
July 30, 2020The global semiconductor packaging materials market will track chip industry growth to expand from USD 17.6 billion in revenue logged in 2019 to USD 20.8 billion in 2024, a 3.4% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), SEMI and TechSearch International forecast.
Southwire acquires Madison Electric Products
July 29, 2020As part of the company's growth strategy, Southwire announces the acquisition of Madison Electric Products LLC of Solon, Ohio – a manufacturer of electrical components and accessories.
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.
ABB looking to charge the world – breaks ground on new EV charger plant
July 27, 2020The company has started construction at its new facility in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy, which will serve as a global centre of excellence and production site for electric vehicle charging infrastructure.
The evolving GaN and SiC power semiconductor market landscape
July 23, 2020The emerging market for silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors is rapidly evolving from a startup-dominated business to one led by large-established power semiconductor manufacturers.
Mobileye and Ford enters high-volume agreement for ADAS
July 22, 2020Mobileye, an Intel company, and Ford Motor Company are collaborating on bringing driver-assistance systems across Ford’s global product lineup.
SK innovation to invest another $940M in Georgia
July 21, 2020Georgia Governor, Brian P. Kemp, has announced that SK innovation, will invest another USD 940 million to expand their manufacturing plant in Commerce, Georgia, creating 600 jobs.
Conti takes the next steps in its transformation – will close locations
July 16, 2020The Supervisory Board of Continental AG has approved the next steps of the Transformation 2019–2029 structural program at the locations in Rubí, Spain, and Nogales, Mexico.
BMW ink supply agreement for battery cells with Northvolt
July 16, 2020The German auto-giant has signed a long-term supply contract worth EUR 2 billion for battery cells with Swedish newcomer Northvolt.
Continental wins serial orders for intelligent antennas and 5G connectivity
July 15, 2020As of 2023, Continental will supply two European vehicle manufacturers with intelligent antenna modules and 5G telematics units.
Sensata acquires Preco
July 14, 2020Sensata Technologies Inc. has acquired vehicle safety technology company PRECO Electronics, LLC.
Delphi Technologies awarded new power electronics business
July 10, 2020Delphi Technologies is making new strides by securing new power electronics business wins in the second quarter of 2020 with three Chinese OEMs. The new business is scheduled to launch in the 2021-23 timeframe.
ALLOS Semiconductors has sold its high power electronics and RF business
July 10, 2020AZUR SPACE has acquired the electronics business of GaN-on-Si epiwafer expert ALLOS Semiconductors.
ROHM and Leadrive establish a joint laboratory
July 09, 2020ROHM and Leadrive Technology, a Chinese manufacturer of automotive powertrain for new energy vehicles, have already held the opening ceremony for their joint laboratory on SiC technology in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (Lingang New Area).
Imagination announces latest licensing deal with NXP
July 08, 2020Imagination Technologies says that NXP has extended its license for Imagination’s Ethernet Packet Processor (EPP) IP for use in S32 vehicle network processors.
LeddarTech acquires VayaVision
July 07, 2020LeddarTech has acquired sensor fusion and perception software company VayaVision.
ON Semi to provide Danfoss with high power devices
July 06, 2020ON Semiconductor will supply Danfoss Silicon Power with high power IGBTs and diodes for inverter traction modules in the fast growing electric vehicle market.
Mercedes-Benz takes equity stake in Farasis
July 06, 2020Mercedes-Benz is taking another important step on its journey towards CO₂--neutral mobility. The Stuttgart-based car manufacturer has launched a strategic partnership with Chinese battery cell manufacturer Farasis Energy (Ganzhou) Co., Ltd., including taking an equity stake.
Tektronix joins the fight agains COVID-19
July 03, 2020Tektronix has shifted its focus from supporting vehicle manufacturing to assisting with ventilator production.
Germany amps up domestic battery production with massive state subsidiesLoad more news
July 03, 2020The German government is investing more than EUR 1.5 billion in battery cell research and production.