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ABB to Merge/Acquire Power-One

Zurich, Switzerland — ABB plans to acquire Power-One, which is expected to position ABB as a leading global supplier of solar inverters — the "intelligence" behind a solar PV system — to a market that is forecast to grow by more than 10 percent per year until 2021. This rapid growth is being driven by ...
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Acopian Awarded Raytheon's Three Star Excellence Award

Easton, PA — Acopian has been honored by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) as a recipient of its prestigious "Three Star Supplier Excellence Award" at the annual Raytheon Supplier Excellence Awards Ceremony. The award was presented in recognition of Acopian's exceptional performance over ...
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Ametek and Maccor to Partner on Test Solutions

Oak Ridge, TN — The Scientific Instruments business unit of Ametek Advanced Measurement Technology has entered into an exclusive agreement with Maccor, Inc., a manufacturer of automated test equipment used to perform detailed evaluations of batteries, capacitors, fuel cells and other energy storage devices ...
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Avago Technologies Acquires Javelin Semiconductor

San Jose, CA and Singapore — Avago Technologies Limited (Nasdaq:AVGO) supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications, has acquired Javelin Semiconductor, Inc., an innovator of high performance (RF) and mixed signal CMOS ICs for wireless communications. Based ...
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Beckhoff Relocates to Expanded U.S. Facilities

Savage, MN — After several years of rapidly growing sales and market share in North America, Beckhoff Automation LLC has relocated to Savage, Minnesota where the company has constructed an up-to-date business complex with over 44,500ft.2 in combined office and warehouse space.
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Czech Engineers Complete Intensive Purex Training

Rotherham, U.K. — Amtech, distributors of Purex fume extraction systems in the Czech Republic, sent three key engineers to the Purex plant for some intense training. The Czech distributor, established in 1993, sells a wide variety of products to the electronics industry from solder paste through ...
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Epec Upgrades Facilities at 3 Locations

New Bedford, MA — Epec Engineered Technologies has completed a $500,000 upgrade to its New Bedford, Massachusetts facility. Among the many physical plant improvements involved were new heavy duty flooring and custom ceiling renovations with new lighting. HVAC facilities were also revamped to allow improved ...
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GT Advanced Technologies Acquires Thermal Technology LLC

Nashua, NH — GT Advanced Technologies has acquired substantially all of the business of Thermal Technology LLC for purchase consideration. Located in Santa Rosa, California, Thermal Technology develops and sells a wide range of high temperature thermal and vacuum products used in the fabrication of advanced ...
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Invotec wins Supplier Recognition Award

Tamworth, UK — Invotec Group Ltd, has won a Bronze Award from its client MBDA Missile Systems for commendable levels of achievement against MBDA performance and excellence expectations for 2012. In order to identify and recognize its best-performing suppliers, MBDA has introduced a new a Supplier Recognition ...
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JOT Automation Returns to its Roots in Oulu

Oulu, Finland — JOT Automation has moved its HQ to Oulu, Finland to new premises owned by Technopolis Oyj. The new facility is approximately 2000m2 (21,528ft.2) and will accommodate approximately 80 employees.
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Key Tronic to Acquire Sabre Manufacturing

Spokane Valley, WA — Key Tronic Corporation, an EMS provider, plans to purchase the assets of Sabre Manufacturing in a cash transaction.
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Micron Sells 200mm Italian Fab to LFoundry

Boise, ID — Micron Technology, Inc. has sold its semiconductor manufacturing subsidiary whose primary asset consists of an advanced 200mm CMOS image sensor fab based in Avezzano, Italy. The facility was purchased by LFoundry, a German analog mixed-signal and specialized technologies foundry.

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Teledyne Dalsa Acquires Axiom IC

Thousand Oaks, CA — Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) subsidiary, Teledyne DALSA B.V., has acquired Axiom IC B.V., a fabless semiconductor company that develops high-performance CMOS mixed-signal integrated circuits. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
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