Dynamic Source Manufacturing Partners with Juki for Storage at its Smart Factories

Juki Automation Systems (JAS), Inc., a provider of automated assembly products and systems and subsidiary of Juki Corporation, is pleased to announce that Dynamic Source Manufacturing Inc. (DSM) has purchased its fourth ISM3600 Storage Tower. The latest ISM36000 was installed at DSM’s Tempe, Arizona facility along with an Incoming Material Station. With three systems already […]

Rehm presents Conformal Coating System for the first time in the UK

UK electronics industry to meet in Farnborough 08 – 10 February Southern Manufacturing & Electronics is undoubtedly one of the most important and popular tech shows in the UK calendar. From humble beginnings as a regional event, it has grown into a fully fledged national show with increasing influence in continental Europe and beyond. On […]

STMicro to double investments to meet high chip demand

PARIS,  (Reuters) – French-Italian chipmaker STMicroelectronics plans to double its investments this year to up to $3.6 billion, buoyed by high demand that drove its earnings to beat expectations in the fourth quarter. The step up in spending stems from a global chip shortage that has hit manufacturers and fuelled inflation for semi-conductors, which range […]

Toshiba chip fabs shut down due to earthquake

January 26, 2022 By Sebastian Moss A 6.6 magnitude earthquake that rattled southwestern and western Japan early Saturday brought two chip fabs offline. The earthquake, which did not cause a tsunami, took Toshiba’s Oita and Buzen semiconductor production sites offline. There were no injuries at the facilities, although the earthquake injured around 13 people in […]

Moov expands and opens second headquarters in Texas

Moov, a marketplace for used manufacturing equipment, announces that the company is expanding and making Austin, Texas, the location of its second headquarters. The Tempe, Arizona-headquartered company will be occupying a 3,527 square feet space at is second headquarter location in Austin. “This decision establishes a beachhead for Moov in one of the country’s most […]

NexLogic Acquired by Naprotek, a Portfolio Company of Edgewater Capital Partners

Naprotek, LLC, a provider of high-reliability, quick-turn electronics manufacturing, has completed the acquisition of NexLogic, Inc., a privately held company based in San Jose, California. The addition expands Naprotek’s capabilities into microelectronics packaging and printed circuit board assembly, serving market demands for complex, critical applications. Founded in 1995, NexLogic provides electronics manufacturing services across key […]

MacDermid Alpha’s Electrolube to Present Two Keynotes on Resins and Coatings at IPC APEX EXPO

MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions, a global supplier of integrated solutions from our Circuitry, Assembly and Semiconductor divisions that provides unmatched capabilities in electronics design and manufacturing, is pleased to announce that Electrolube will be participating in two technical conference sessions at this year’s IPC APEX EXPO, held at the San Diego Convention Centre, CA, from […]

Altus Adds a New Compact Vapor Phase Inline Soldering System to its 2022 Portfolio

Altus, a supplier of capital equipment in the UK and Ireland, has added to its vapor phase soldering product line-up with the introduction of the new 2100 vapor phase inline soldering system from ASSCON. ASSCON VP2100 has been designed for mass-production and with a space-saving size of just 2.70m it can be easily integrated into […]

Fastest Growing SMT Manufacturer in the US Exhibits at APEX 2022

Europlacer is now the fastest growing SMT manufacturer in the US. Aided by a number of significant sales in the region to OEMs and EMS providers, the company has enjoyed double-digit growth over the past 24 months in spite of the pandemic. Key among recent successes and contributing to the rapid growth in the US […]