Teledyne awarded $39.2M for autonomous underwater vehicles
July 20, 2021Teledyne's subsidiary, Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc., has been awarded an indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery contract with a maximum base value of USD 27.4 million from the U.S. Navy for the Littoral Battlespace Sensing-Glider (LBS-G) program. The contract includes a single five-year ordering period and five one-year option periods. The option periods, if exercised, have a ceiling value of USD 39.2 million.
Altix receives new order for AcuReel XL imaging system
July 19, 2021Altix has received its first order for its AcuReel XL from a undisclosed European FPC manufacturer.
MKS completes its acquisition of Photon Control
July 19, 2021MKS Instruments has completed its previously announced acquisition of Photon Control Inc.
Veoneer partners with Baraja
July 19, 2021Swedish automotive technology company Veoneer, has signed an agreement with pioneering LiDAR company Baraja to industrialise their Spectrum-Scan LiDAR technology for the next market wave of L2+ through L4 autonomous vehicle applications.
A simple way to measure temperature using one GPIO digital interface
July 16, 2021[i][b]Question:[/b] How can I make an analog measurement if I only have a single GPIO left on the FPGA/microprocessor for my system?[/i]
Conti invests in Israeli industrial sensing start-up Feelit
July 14, 2021Continental has acquired a minority stake in the Industry 4.0 start-up Feelit, headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel. Both companies have agreed not to disclose the amount of the holding.
Fingerprint receives follow-on order for its T-Shape sensor
July 14, 2021Swedish biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards has secured an additional volume order for approximately 250,000 units of T-Shape sensor modules from one of the world’s top three card manufacturers.
DRAM prices for 3Q21 to undergo minor QoQ increase
July 13, 2021As third quarters have typically been peak seasons for the production of various end-products, the sufficiency ratio of DRAM is expected to undergo a further decrease in 3Q21, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
European semiconductor sales up 31.2% YoY
July 07, 2021European semiconductor sales in May 2021 reached USS 3.777 billion, an increase of 31.2% compared to the May 2020 sales, the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA) reports.
LPKF supplies systems to chip manufacturer
July 07, 2021Technology company LPKF says it has received a follow-up order from the semiconductor industry. An unnamed global chip manufacturer had installed a first LIDE system at the beginning of 2020 and, after a qualification phase, initially used it for its own product development. Now, further systems have been ordered.
Sale of First Sensor Mobility to TE Connectivity planned
July 06, 2021First Sensor says it intends to enter into an agreement with Tyco Electronics Germany Holdings GmbH, a subsidiary of TE Connectivity Ltd. based in Bensheim, Germany, to sell its wholly owned subsidiary First Sensor Mobility GmbH based in Dresden, Germany.
Boyd Corporation acquires GMN
July 05, 2021Engineered materials and thermal management technologies specialist, Boyd Corporation announces the acquisition of GMN, a Seattle, Washington-based company developing solutions and products for industries such as medical, eMobility, and aerospace.
Camtek receives order from CMOS image sensor manufacturer
July 01, 2021Camtek Ltd. says that it received a multiple systems' order from a leading CMOS Image Sensor (CIS) manufacturer totalling USD 10 million.
MEMS Semiconductors to strengthen after 2020 recovery
June 23, 2021Sensors and actuators made with MEMS technology are forecast to grow by high double-digit percentages in the next several years after starting a recovery in 2H20, says new report.
Hella cooperates with Swedish radar company
June 17, 2021Hella has signed a license and development agreement with Swedish Gapwaves and acquires 10 percent of the company's shares
S.D.A appointed Yamaha agent for Slovakia and CzechLoad more news
June 16, 2021Yamaha Motor Europe Factory Automation section has announced a distribution agreement with Slovakia-based S.D.A. s.r.o. to extend sales and customer support for Yamaha industrial robots in Slovakia and Czech Republic.