NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., September 2022 — BTU International, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment for the electronics manufacturing market, today announced the appointment of Smd-Tec as its new exclusive distributor for reflow soldering systems in the Benelux region.

Smd-Tec will provide sales, technical and after sales support for BTU’s high-performance reflow ovens and custom furnaces. Since 1950, BTU has been the partner of choice for manufacturers facing the most complex thermal processing challenges.

“We are excited and honored to team up with BTU,” says Tom Van Tongelen, CEO at Smd-Tec. “Their high reliability and energy efficient solutions are a perfect match for our customers in the Benelux region that can now benefit from a broad range of reflow systems to fit every need.”

Oliver Wehner, European Sales Manager, BTU, stated: “We are very pleased to begin our collaboration with SMD/Tec. Their existing partnerships provide a great opportunity to access the Benelux market with a high-quality line of equipment. SMD/Tec will be able to provide technical support and sales after care for our existing installed base and new installations.”

Established in 2009, Smd-Tec is passionate about solutions for achieving efficient electronics production in the Benelux countries. For more information, visit

To learn more, visit

About BTU International

BTU International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Amtech Group (Nasdaq: ASYS), is a global supplier and technology leader of advanced thermal processing equipment in the electronics manufacturing market. BTU’s high-performance reflow ovens are used in the production of SMT printed circuit board assemblies and in semiconductor packaging processes. BTU also specializes in precision controlled, high-temperature belt furnaces for a wide range of custom applications, such as brazing, direct bond copper (DBC), diffusion, sintering and advanced solar cell processing. BTU has operations in North Billerica, Massachusetts, and Shanghai, China, with direct sales and service in the U.S.A., Asia and Europe. Information about BTU International is available at

PCB West: The leading technical conference and exhibition for electronics engineers. Coming Oct. 4-7 to the Santa Clara (CA) Convention Center.

Submit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedInPrint Article
Don't have an account yet? Register Now!

Sign in to your account