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IPC Releases Conflict Minerals Due Diligence White Paper

IPC Releases Conflict Minerals Due Diligence White Paper

BANNOCKBURN, IL – IPC has released IPC-1081, Conflict Minerals Due Diligence White Paper.  Read More...

OMP Mechtron to Open South Carolina Manufacturing Facility

OMP Mechtron to Open South Carolina Manufacturing Facility

GILBERT, SOUTH CAROLINA – OMP Mechtron is investing $2.9 million to open a facility in here.  Read More...

Fabrinet Posts Record Q4 Revenue Up 29%

Fabrinet Posts Record Q4 Revenue Up 29%

PATHUMTANI, THAILAND – Fabrinet reported total fourth quarter revenue of $206.5 million, up 29% year-over-year, its highest quarterly revenu...  Read More...

Neways’ Net Revenue Up 41% after BuS Group Consolidation

Neways’ Net Revenue Up 41% after BuS Group Consolidation

SON, THE NETHERLANDS – Neways Electronics recorded net revenue of $212.4 million in the first half of 2015, up 41% year-over-year. The incre...  Read More...

GAO: Most Companies Unable to Determine Source of Conflict Minerals

GAO: Most Companies Unable to Determine Source of Conflict Minerals

WASHINGTON – The Government Accountability Office reported conflict mineral disclosures filed with the SEC for the first time in 2014 indica...  Read More...

Jabil to Add New Line of Business in Memphis

Jabil to Add New Line of Business in Memphis

MEMPHIS – Jabil is adding a new, undisclosed line of business at its operations here.  Read More...

Microscan Buys Label Vision Systems

Microscan Buys Label Vision Systems

RENTON, WA – Microscan Systems has purchased the trade and assets of Label Vision Systems, provider of label inspection, print inspection, a...  Read More...

Tablet Shipments Expected to Fall 8% in 2015

Tablet Shipments Expected to Fall 8% in 2015

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Tablet shipments, inclusive of 2-in-1 devices, are expected to decline 8% in 2015, says the International Data Corp. IDC's ...  Read More...

Report: Global PC Shipments Expected to Decline 8.7% in 2015

Report: Global PC Shipments Expected to Decline 8.7% in 2015

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Worldwide PC shipments are expected to fall 8.7% in 2015 and not stabilize until 2017, says the International Data Corp. ...  Read More...

IDC: Smartphone Shipments Expected to Grow 10.4% in 2015

IDC: Smartphone Shipments Expected to Grow 10.4% in 2015

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Smartphone shipments are expected to grow 10.4% in 2015 to 1.44 billion units, says the International Data Corp.  Read More...

Global Server Revenue Up 6.1% in Q2

Global Server Revenue Up 6.1% in Q2

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Vendor revenue in the worldwide server market increased 6.1% year-over-year to $13.5 billion in the second quarter of 2015,...  Read More...

REPStronics to Open Demo Center in Mexico

REPStronics to Open Demo Center in Mexico

GUADALAJARA – REPStronics is opening a new demonstration and training center outside Guadalajara Sept. 3.  Read More...

Libra Industries Acquires ACD

Libra Industries Acquires ACD

RICHARDSON, TX ― Libra Industries has acquired ACD for an undisclosed sum.  Read More...

IPC Hires Senior Directors for IT, Training Positions

IPC Hires Senior Directors for IT, Training Positions

BANNOCKBURN, IL — IPC has hired Russell Wynne, senior director of IT/software, and Ayana Nickerson, senior director of training and certific...  Read More...

Report: EMS Industry to Grow at 6.2% CAGR from 2014 to 2019

Report: EMS Industry to Grow at 6.2% CAGR from 2014 to 2019

DUBLIN – The electronics manufacturing industry expanded approximately 5.3% in 2014, according to Research and Markets.  Read More...

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FEATURES

How Change Might Bring More Predictability at Mentor Graphics

How Change Might Bring More Predictability at Mentor Graphics

Mentor’s new leader – A.J. Incorvaia – sees opportunity in systems.  Read More...

Soldering with Vacuum Profiles

Soldering with Vacuum Profiles

Tests showed void content could be reduced under certain conditions.  Read More...

A History of Placement Programming and Optimization

A History of Placement Programming and Optimization

A new approach to production planning models specific SMT machines and lines by automatically parsing products into groups.  Read More...

Depaneling of Circuit Boards

Depaneling of Circuit Boards

A review of the impacts various methods have on the final product.  Read More...

Managing Your Environmental Waste

Managing Your Environmental Waste

An outline of procedures for determining and recycling hazardous material.  Read More...

Rigid-Flex PCB Design for an Innovative Helmet-Mounted Display

Rigid-Flex PCB Design for an Innovative Helmet-Mounted Display

Developing a wearable high-speed board with severe timing constraints.  Read More...

Advanced Acoustic Methods for Locating Flip Chip Faults

Advanced Acoustic Methods for Locating Flip Chip Faults

Echoes can reveal otherwise elusive defects beneath the die.  Read More...

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PRODUCTS

Polyonics Develops XF-731, XF 732 Labels

Polyonics Develops XF-731, XF 732 Labels

XF-731 (1 mil) and XF-732 (2 mil) label materials use a durable top coat chemistry that reportedly is resistant to harsh fluxes. Labels resist softening at elev...  Read More...

Manncorp Introduces RW1210 Rework System

Manncorp Introduces RW1210 Rework System

RW1210 rework system contains selectable operating modes that fully automate removal, placement, and soldering sequences. Includes enlarged board holder to han...  Read More...

FSInspection Unveils VERSAMag HD Inspection System

FSInspection Unveils VERSAMag HD Inspection System

VERSAMag high-magnification HD inspection system has a multi-axis, high-res camera that tilts and rotates for multiple angle inspection with an adjustable Z-hei...  Read More...

Nordson EFD Releases PICO Touch Controller

Nordson EFD Releases PICO Touch Controller

PICO Toµch controller reportedly helps dispense exact, repeatable micro-deposits as small as 0.5nL at up to 500Hz continuous, with 1500Hz maximum bursts. Featur...  Read More...

Nordson EFD Introduces PICO Pulse Valve

Nordson EFD Introduces PICO Pulse Valve

PICO Pµlse non-contact jet valve reportedly helps dispense exact, repeatable micro-deposits as small as 0.5nL at up to 500Hz continuous, with 1500Hz max. bursts...  Read More...

Techcon Systems Develops TS5624DMP Valve

Techcon Systems Develops TS5624DMP Valve

Disposable material path TS5624DMP diaphragm valve reportedly enables difficult fluids and pre-mixed two-part epoxies to be dispensed without frequent cleaning....  Read More...

Nordson March Upgrades StratoSphere Series Plasma Treatment Equipment

Nordson March Upgrades StratoSphere Series Plasma Treatment Equipment

StratoSphere Series plasma treatment equipment for wafer-level packaging and 3D packaging can now be configured in two, four or six chamber configurations for i...  Read More...

Production Solutions Introduces Vault Tooling Part Holder

Production Solutions Introduces Vault Tooling Part Holder

Vault Tooling Part Holder is available in a variety of standard sizes, pin lengths and densities; also can be configured for most applications and machines. Can...  Read More...

Finetech Releases Martin MiniOven 05

Finetech Releases Martin MiniOven 05

Martin MiniOven 05 BGA/CSP reballing and QFN prebumping system provides enhanced process capability with updated firmware and increased control and temperature ...  Read More...

Henkel Develops Gap Pad EMI 1.0 TIM

Henkel Develops Gap Pad EMI 1.0 TIM

Gap Pad EMI 1.0 low stress thermal interface material unites thermal conductivity with EMI absorption capabilities. Offers heat and electromagnetic energy contr...  Read More...

Seika Rolls Out Malcom VDM-2 Video Capture System

Seika Rolls Out Malcom VDM-2 Video Capture System

Malcom VDM-2 video capture system is used in conjunction with Malcom reflow simulators, capturing video of the simulated reflow process. Includes video mixer th...  Read More...

Optilia Instruments Offers FreeSight AOI

Optilia Instruments Offers FreeSight AOI

FreeSight optical inspection systems feature 500mm working distance with high camera mounting. Models include M20 HD 720p 60fps with high-def 720p inspection ca...  Read More...

Data I/O Unveils LumenX Software Suite

Data I/O Unveils LumenX Software Suite

LumenX programmer is capable of programming speeds up to 80 MB/sec. and download speeds of 25MB/sec. Offers management and security capabilities, and is said to...  Read More...

Master Bond Releases EP3RR-80 One-Component Epoxy

Master Bond Releases EP3RR-80 One-Component Epoxy

EP3RR-80 one-component epoxy has a moderate viscosity, good flow properties and an unlimited working life at ambient temperatures. Additionally, this system can...  Read More...

Pemtron Debuts Eagle 8800 3D AOI

Pemtron Debuts Eagle 8800 3D AOI

Eagle 8800 3D AOI has color imaging and reportedly no need for a microscope. Color imaging can identify features on the surface of the printed circuit board, fr...  Read More...

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