Electrical / Electronic
Russia has come a step closer to being self sufficient in the supply of optical fibre, the basis of fibre optic cables, with the start up of the country’s first production plant in the city of Saransk.
30 June 2015
Leading global polyester film maker DuPont Teijin Films’ China joint venture has opened a new facility.
17 June 2015
The antenna splitters of the Xiaomi Mi4 smartphone placed multiple demands on material selection and DSM Engineering Plastics said Xiaomi selected its Stanyl ForTii polyamide to meet its needs.
12 June 2015
German company NANO4U has extended the development of its technology to create holograms on injection moulded parts for the prevention of counterfeiting.
3 June 2015
Chinese lighting maker Shanghai Feilo Acoustics has signed a letter of intent with the Hungarian authorities with the aim of setting up a new LED lighting production facility in Sárospatak, in Hungary’s north-eastern part, reports local news weekly Budapest Business Journal.
29 May 2015
ABB Robotics this week opened its first manufacturing plant in the US at a facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
26 May 2015
Polypore International, a major maker of energy storage membranes and separation media, is being sold in two parts.
18 May 2015
David Vink reports on the biannual 3D-MID Moulded Interconnect Devices congress in this feature, indicating that moulded interconnect devices are proliferating, helped by plastic substrates, additive manufacturing and injection moulding.
30 April 2015
Slovak LED lighting maker Leader Light has unveiled plans to set up a new production facility in Krompachy, in Slovakia’s eastern part.
10 April 2015
Technical components producer Rosenberger has unveiled the results of a €9m technology upgrade and expansion project at its high frequency and fibre connectors plant at Jászárokszállás, Hungary.
17 March 2015
French manufacturer Schneider Electric has unveiled plans to increase the output of its production facility in Plovdiv, in Bulgaria’s southern part.
2 March 2015
US-based Teknor Apex has introduced a new series of Monoprene TPEs for colourful consumer electronic components such as in-ear headphones, computer mice, fitness trackers, and smart watches. Teknor states that at the NPE 2015 exhibition in the US in March, its consumer electronics series of compounds which are part of the Monprene family of TPEs, will be introduced. The company highlights that products in the series are resistant to skin oil, stains, household chemicals, and UV light.
22 December 2014
French manufacturer Schneider Electric says it has obtained all required regulatory approvals and subsequently finalised the acquisition of Turkey’s Günsan Elektrik.
15 December 2014
Teijin Group, based in Japan, started production of a new phosphorus-based flame retardant at a plant operated by chemical manufacturer Chitec Technology in Taipei, Taiwan on 25 November.
10 December 2014
Bulgaria’s financial regulator FSC said it has decided to halt the buyout of shares in local cable maker Gamakabel by Liechtenstein-based Vendrell.
8 December 2014