Nordson Corporation Acquires Optical Control GMBH & Co. KG

Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) has acquired Optical Control GMBH & Co.KG, a designer and developer of high speed, fully automatic counting systems utilizing x-ray technology.  This offering will expand Nordson’s test and inspection capabilities for electronics customers. The transaction is not material to Nordson financial results and terms of the deal were not disclosed. Based Read more about Nordson Corporation Acquires Optical Control GMBH & Co. KG[…]

Portable process calibrator approved for hazardous areas

WIKA’s CPH7000 portable process calibrator has received ATEX approval. It is therefore also suitable for use in hazardous areas. The CPH7000 provides highly flexible on-site calibration for process transmitters and pressure gauges. A high-pressure version even tests measuring ranges up to 10,000 bar. The portable, multi-function instrument integrates an electronics module, a hand pump for Read more about Portable process calibrator approved for hazardous areas[…]

Connector ix Industrial® is the winner of German Innovation Award

The HARTING Technology Group received the coveted German Innovation Award 2019 in acknowledgement of the ix Industrial®. In the “Excellence in Business to Business” category, the innovative connector convinced the German Design Council. Across all sectors, the German Innovation Award acknowledges products and solutions that clearly set themselves off from conventional solutions thanks to their Read more about Connector ix Industrial® is the winner of German Innovation Award[…]

SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for High-Volume Compliance Screening of Restricted Elements

SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduces the SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF analyzer for the high-volume compliance screening of restricted elements. The new analyzer delivers easy, reliable, accurate, high-throughput analysis for elemental compliance screening at twice the speed of other analyzers in its class. Growing regulations restrict hazardous substances in manufacturing worldwide. Electronics/electrical manufacturers, testing laboratories, as well as makers Read more about SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for High-Volume Compliance Screening of Restricted Elements[…]

Glob Top spray dispensing tests with DELO adhesive

Microdispensing in the electronics industry can help to increase the service life of individual components. Glob Top Potting, for example, protects sensitive components, usually semiconductor chips, from mechanical stresses such as vibrations or temperature fluctuations. It also protects them from external environmental influences such as moisture or corrosion. A viscous resin matrix is applied, mostly Read more about Glob Top spray dispensing tests with DELO adhesive[…]

Analog Microelectronics introduces its board-level pressure sensor series AMS 6916

Due to the steadily increasing miniaturization in electric applications pressure sensors have to be more and more compact. For applications, where analog outputs are needed, Analog Microelectronics has developed the board level pressure sensor series AMS 6916 with ratiometric 0.5 … 4.5 V voltage output. Due to their compact dimensions the miniaturized pressure sensors, which Read more about Analog Microelectronics introduces its board-level pressure sensor series AMS 6916[…]

Tandem keynote at the 2nd ECP Summer Summit on 26 September 2019

– Over 300 decision makers for more than 750 networking meetings are expected at the 2nd ECP Summer Summit in Düsseldorf – Registration will begin on 24 May 2019, early bird discount offered until 30 June 2019 – Networking starts at Get-Together on the evening before The 2nd ECP Summer Summit is the summer event Read more about Tandem keynote at the 2nd ECP Summer Summit on 26 September 2019[…]

Advanced Suspension Systems USA 2019

Taking place from the 30th July to the 1st of August in Ann Arbor, Michigan, the first International Advanced Suspension Systems Conference will bring the next generation suspension systems to enhance quality of suspension, chassis and vehicle dynamics. Industry professionals from OEMs, Tier 1’s and valuable component solution providers will come together to exchange knowledge, Read more about Advanced Suspension Systems USA 2019[…]

EBV Elektronik Expands Linecard with Renesas Electronics

EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company (Nasdaq: AVT), announces that it is adding the complete product range of Renesas Electronics, a leading supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, to its portfolio. This will enable EBV to offer Renesas’ broad range of microcontrollers as well as analog, power and system-on-chip products to its customers. The addition of Renesas to Read more about EBV Elektronik Expands Linecard with Renesas Electronics[…]

DYNAFORCE – the ideal touch operation for metal fronts

We are already accustomed to using touch to trigger functions. The Algra Group’s DYNAFORCE input technology, however, makes it possible to apply touch functionality to metal, wood or exotic materials such as ceramic. A gentle touch of the keys creates a slight deformation in the material layer, which is used by a sensor network made Read more about DYNAFORCE – the ideal touch operation for metal fronts[…]