Prism Electronics has new owners and new ambitious plans
September 27, 2021UK contract electronics manufacturer, Prism Electronics, have been acquired by FC Group Invest Ltd.
Intel has broken ground on its massive expansion in Arizona
September 27, 2021The USD 20 billion capacity expansion will bring Intel’s total Arizona investment to more than USD 50 billion.
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Blackstone commissions new research lab
September 24, 2021Blackstone Resources' subsidiary Blackstone Technology GmbH is commissioning a development laboratory for battery cell research at its new production site in Döbeln (Saxony).
Panasonic to let 700 employees go
September 23, 2021The Japanese manufacturer says that given the challenging global business outlook, as well as its own long-term strategic review of the refrigeration compressor business portfolio, the company will cease the manufacturing of refrigeration compressors in Singapore by the end of September 2022.
Weebit and SkyWater to take ReRAM tech to volume production
September 23, 2021Weebit Nano, a developer of next-gen memory technologies for the semiconductor industry, has entered into an agreement with semiconductor foundry SkyWater Technology to take Weebit’s Resistive RAM (ReRAM) technology to volume production.
Foundry market tracking toward record-tying 23% growth in 2021
September 23, 2021Application processors for 5G smartphones, networking and data center processors drive growth at leading edge but demand seen across all segments, says IC Insights.
Tempo Automation appoints new Chief Manufacturing Officer
September 22, 2021Electronics manufacturer, Tempo Automation, has named Mattias Cedergren as its new Chief Manufacturing Officer.
Sanmina strengthens its optical, RF and microelectronics capabilities
September 22, 2021Sanmina says it is strengthening its focus on its optical, radio frequency (RF) and microelectronics (microE) design and manufacturing capabilities to capitalise on growing demand for highly-integrated technology products with the formation of a new division.
Picosun invests in future with its Innovation Lab
September 22, 2021Picosun Group has taken into use new facilities at its production laboratory in Kirkkonummi, Finland. The Picosun Innovation Lab will be used for the company's own research and development projects, for demo purposes and most importantly for serving the company's global semiconductor customers operating in the 300 mm market.
Celestica expands by acquiring Singaporian EMS provider PCI
September 22, 2021The Toronto headquartered electronics manufacturer has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PCI Limited (PCI) for USD 306 million in cash from Platinum Equity.
DRAM prices projected to decline by 3-8% QoQ in 4Q21
September 22, 2021Following the peak period of production in 3Q21, the supply of DRAM will likely begin to outpace demand in 4Q21, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
pSemi expands its footprint with new Taiwan branch office
September 21, 2021pSemi Corporation, a Murata company focused on semiconductor integration, is opening a branch office in Taipei City, Taiwan. The Taiwan office joins other pSemi APAC locations in India, Korea, China and Japan.
Melexis expands operations with a new facility in Bulgaria
September 21, 2021The microelectronics engineering company says that it will open its new production and R&D facility to extend the current location in Gorublyane, Sofia, during the current month.
GF and Qualcomm ink deal for 5G RF front-end products
September 20, 2021GlobalFoundries (GF), and Qualcomm Global Trading PTE. Ltd., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Technologies, are extending their RF collaboration on 5G multi-Gigabit speed RF front-end products.
Sensirion acquires machine diagnostics start-up AiSight
September 20, 2021Sensirion Holding AG has acquired AiSight GmbH. AiSight, based in Berlin, Germany, develops and supplies plug-and-play solutions for the growing field of condition monitoring and predictive maintenance for industrial equipment.
Top trends for 2022 - what can we expect?
September 20, 2021Market researcher Trendforce has made prediction on what to watch out for in 2022. Here are three things the semiconductor industry might want to keep and eye on.
Enics inaugurates new factory location in BeijingLoad more news
September 20, 2021The Enics Beijing team has completed an 18-month-long relocation project. The new manufacturing site is located at the JinTianHengYie Industrial Park (in the Beijing Economic and Technological Development Area),