Friday, May 25, 2018
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SIPLACE Celebrates Grand Opening of Silicon Valley Demo Center
 From right to left, Mr. Thomas Mair VP and CFO of ASM, Mr. Frank Medina, President of Technica, Mr. Jeff Timms President and CEO of ASM America, and Mr. Hans Morkner, Business Partner of Technica.

The SIPLACE division of ASM Assembly Systems has officially opened their demonstration center in San Jose, CA at the TECHNICA, U.S.A. facility. The event was attended by representatives from several local electronics manufacturers as well as key management from both SIPLACE and TECHNICA. The event included both live demonstrations and comments from management of both companies.

 Jeff Timms, President and CEO of ASM (SIPLACE) Americas said that the “Timing of this grand opening is very important as we see more manufacturing operations return to our shores.”  Frank Medina, President of TECHNICA added “The investment by SIPLACE in this facility demonstrates their creativity and commitment to Bay area…” noting that SIPLACE has also moved support engineering to San Jose.

Among the speakers was Mr. Sebastian Weckel, Director of Manufacturing Solutions, ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co(SIPLACE), who presented a technology roadmap for electronics assembly. Automation and production aspects were covered indicating the challenges facing manufacturing efficiencies.

For more information, contact: TECHNICA, U.S. A., 2431 Zanker Rd san Jose, CA 95131 : 800-909-8697

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