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New Swissbit SD and Micro SD memory cards in pSLC technology

Memory Cards with pSLC technology: exceeding standards

Bronschhofen, Switzerland - Swissbit, the leading manufacturer of DRAM and flash memory solutions, presents its new S-46 and S-46u series SD and Micro SD memory cards for applications demanding high endurance and performance. Both products combine the market’s latest MLC flash components with a page based firmware translation layer (FTL) and a single bit per cell storage mode. This results in highest random performance and an endurance that exceeds that of industry standard SD memory cards considerably.

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Good news for the climate: Highly efficient catalysts from Heraeus reduce dangerous nitrous oxide greenhouse gas emissions by 95%

Paris Climate Agreement ratified: Reducing nitrous oxide contributes to reaching climate goals – Fertilizer production without the greenhouse gas now possible thanks to innovative catalyst systems

 Small spheres encased in precious metals destroys nitrous oxide produced in reactors for manufacturing nitric acid.
HANAU, GERMANY - Europe, the US and China were among those ratifying the historic Paris agreement, which will go into effect at the beginning of November. The agreement aims to help keep the earth’s temperature from rising more than 2°C. The Nitric Acid Climate Action Group, formed in December 2015 at the global climate summit, will also work hard to meet climate targets. As part of its efforts, the Group will focus on reducing climate-altering nitrous oxide emissions from fertilizer production and in the chemical industry by 2020. Now, highly efficient catalysts from Heraeus can reduce nitrous oxide emissions by up to 95%.

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Kurtz Ersa: Spinnaker Contract Manufacturing, Inc. Realizes Quality Improvements with New Repair/Rework System

PLYMOUTH, WI - Kurtz Ersa North America, a leading supplier of electronics production equipment, is pleased to announce that Spinnaker Contract Manufacturing, Inc., a New England-based contract manufacturer, purchased and installed a HR600/2. The highly automated HR600/2 rework system provides a controlled process with the proven Ersa closed-loop rework technology.

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DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS Honors Its Longest Employee

TOKYO, JAPAN - DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS, CO., LTD. is pleased to announce that its Factory Manager – Mr. Masaaki Uchiyama, is the company’s longest term employee. Mr. Uchiyama started with DEN-ON right after high school at 16 years old and, 28 years later, he is the longest term employee in DEN-ON’s 53-year history.

Mr. Uchiyama developed his skills through hard work and self-motivation, and eventually was promoted to Factory Manager.
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Mill-Max Offers USB 3.1 Type C Vertical SMT Receptacle

OYSTER BAY, NY - Mill-Max has added the Vertical SMT SuperSpeed Universal Serial Bus 3.1, Type C to its line of USB IO Sockets. This receptacle is 2X faster than USB 3.0 with more efficient data transfer, higher through-put and improved I/O power efficiency. Mill-Max already carries the USB 3.1 Top Mount and Mid-Mount style receptacles.

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Rehm Expands Presence in Mexico

Opening of the new Technology Centre and a successful Technology Day in Guadalajara

 The Rehm team at the inauguration of the new Technology Centre in Guadalajara
JALISCO, MEXICO - Rehm Thermal Systems has been present in sales and service partners in North America and Latin America for several years. Large automotive suppliers and global electronics manufacturers are increasingly located in Mexico. Rehm has taken account of this development and established its own branch office in Guadalajara in 2014 for distribution, spare parts supply and service.

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Techcon Systems Introduces New Positive Displacement PC Pump

CYPRESS, CA - Techcon Systems, a product group of OK International and a leading provider of fluid dispensing systems and products, is pleased to announce the introduction of the new TS8100 Series Positive Displacement PC Pump. The continuously volumetric dispense pump is based on Progressive Cavity (PC) technology.

Techcon’s PC Pump uses a special stator and rotor design to provide accurate and consistent dispensing output.

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WACKER Presents Product and Technology Innovations for Key Industries

K 2016 International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber

 WACKER presents innovative technology for additive
manufacturing of silicones. 3D technology allows printing
complex geometries such as internal lattices. (Photo: Wacker Chemie AG)
MUNICH, GERMANY - At K 2016, the Munich-based chemical company WACKER is presenting itself as an innovation driver for the plastics and rubber processing industry. In Hall 6, Booth A10, the company is showcasing more than a dozen new products and two technology innovations for key industries in the automotive, electronics, lighting and healthcare sectors. Highlights include textile sensors made from thin silicone films, highmodulus silicone rubber grades, crystal clear silicone encapsulants for LEDs and optical lenses as well as additives for manufacturing woodplastic composites.

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Würth Elektronik: Electronics executives get together in Stuttgart

Würth Elektronik eiSos and Texas Instruments hosted the second INNOposium

 INNOposium participants with next season’s Formula E racing car
WALDENBURG, GERMANY - The INNOposium, a Würth Elektronik and Texas Instruments forum for decision-makers in the electronics sector, was held for the second year running on 4 October 2016 in the Kulturbetrieb Wagenhallen in Stuttgart. This time around, the motto was “Sensorfusion – innovation in automotives and the factory of tomorrow”.

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Session 4 of IPC & SMTA's Conference to Focus on Ultra-Thin or Nanocoatings
ROSEMONT, IL - Industry-leading associations IPC and SMTA jointly announce the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating Conference, scheduled to take place October 25-27, 2016 at Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Illinois. The conference is focused on best practices for designing, cleaning and coating highly dense electronic assemblies to assure reliability in today’s mobile society.

Unigen Hires Industry Veteran as Director of Sales for EMS
FREMONT, CA - Unigen Corporation, a leading global provider of electronics manufacturing services (EMS), announces that Kristen Young has joined its team as Director of Sales.

In this role, Kristen is responsible for growing the EMS portion of Unigen’s business for both the Newark and Vietnam factories. Additionally, she will focus on developing and maintaining long-term business relationships, and will act as a liaison between customers and Unigen to deliver the highest quality product in a very competitive market.


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