Aspocomp starts phase two of its plant investment in Oulu
June 04, 2020Finnish PCB manufacturer company Aspocomp, has been granted a total of EUR 1.35 million in development support by the ELY Center for the implementation of the second phase of its Oulu plant investment.
Cobham RAD sold to Radiation Test Solutions
June 03, 2020Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions says that it has sold its Cobham RAD radiation testing business in Colorado Springs, to Radiation Test Solutions, Inc. (RTS).
Construction starts at Kyungshin new factory in Serbia
June 03, 2020The South Korean automotive company has initiated the construction of its new facility in the municipality of Smederevska Palanka in Serbia – once completed 700 new jobs will be created.
Reshaping production post COVID-19
June 02, 2020As manufacturers re-open after COVID-19 related lockdowns, economic and supply chain disruptions may be felt beyond 2020. How companies shift in the short-term and plan for the long-term will be factors in defining “new normal” for the component industry.
Swedish EG Electronics acquires WEAB
June 02, 2020EG Electronics AB, a KAMIC Group company, has acquired all the shares in WEAB, Wermlands Elektronik AB.
Romanian EMS provider expands as it relocates
June 01, 2020Romanian EMS-Electra has successfully finalised the process of relocating to a new building, in the industrial area of Iasi, Romania.
CE3 Electronics Inc. taps MIRTEC for 3D AOI technology
May 29, 2020Canada-based CE3 Electronics has purchased a MIRTEC MV-6 OMNI 3D AOI machine.
REDCOM EMS expands certification for medical device manufacturing
May 28, 2020New York-based REDCOM EMS has secured ISO 13485:2016 certification, complementing the company’s existing ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D certifications.
Schweizer starts production at its new location in China
May 26, 2020Following a construction period of one and a half years, production has now started at the company’s new high-tech printed circuit board plant in Jiangsu, China.
Rebound Electronics expands in Asia
May 22, 2020The independent supplier of electronic components says it is investing to increase its market coverage in Asia with the opening of several new offices and setting up a customer service & telesales centre.
PCB manufacturer SQP invests in new plasma treatment system
May 22, 2020As part of the continuous upgrade of the PCB manufacturing processes the Slovakian PCB manufacturer SQP International has invested in a new plasma treatment system.
Cicor expands its clean room set up in Bronschhofen
May 22, 2020Swiss EMS provider Cicor Group is currently expanding its site in Bronschhofen with a 60 square metre ISO Class 6 clean room.
SOS LAB completes series A+, inks MOU with ON Semi
May 21, 2020LiDAR sensor maker SOS LAB has secured series A+ investment funding of USD 8 million as of April.
Ynvisible acquires electrochromic display company rdot
May 20, 2020Printed electronics specialist, Ynvisible Interactive, announces that it will acquire the printed electrochromic displays business of rdot AB of Gothenburg, Sweden.
Current pandemic slows down business development in German component distribution
May 19, 2020German distribution of electronic components (according to FBDi e.V.) continues to decline in the first quarter of 2020. The order situation improves slightly, at a low level. The FBDi calls for future-oriented course-setting and investments in infrastructure.
Progress is being made for BMW’s new plant in Hungary
May 19, 2020Preparations for the future BMW Group plant in Debrecen, Hungary, have reached important milestone. Following successful preparation of the land by the City, the official handover process has now started.
IPC: health of EMS industry germane to success of U.S. economy
May 15, 2020IPC’s recently published report, The Economic Impacts of the U.S. Electronics Manufacturing Sector, confirms the robust role that electronics manufacturing plays in the U.S. economy, as well as the impacts of COVID-19 that manufacturers and suppliers are most concerned about.
Flisom to set up shop in HungaryLoad more news
May 15, 2020The Swiss solar technology company chose Kecskemét, Hungary as the location for its plant of industrial capacity.