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Test Research Inc. (TRI), through its distributor Niche Tech (2004) Co. Ltd, will take part in NEPCON Thailand 2018 to showcase its test and inspection systems. The exhibition will take place in at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) in Thailand from June 20–23, 2018. Niche Tech will be in Booth #8B49-1 in Hall 98.
TRI offers a one-stop solution for PCB assembly testing and inspection. Among its products to be showcased are 3D SPI, 3D AOI, 3D AXI, and ICT and functional testers.
Dora Yang, PCBCart
As a cutting-edge technology applied in SMT assembly, BGA packages have quickly become a significant selection to conform to fine pitch and ultrafine pitch technology, achieving high-density interconnection with a reliable assembly technology provided, which leads to the increasingly more applications of this type of package.
Philip Stoten, Scoop
The IPC Connected Factory Exchange (CFX) demo at the recent IPC APEX EXPO 2018 trade show in San Diego, California, is a great example of industry collaboration. The CFX Showcase at APEX had 245,000 CFX website page views; 701,200 CFX messages transmitted; and 664.5 million bytes of data exchanged; and the whole thing was pulled together in a matter of weeks. Here's what the participants in the program have got to say.
Andy Shaughnessy, I-Connect007
You may have heard the name Martin Ziehbrunner before: he cofounded the equipment company Essemtec AG in 1992. He left the company in 2013, and soon he'd cofounded another SMT company, but with a twist. SMT Renting specializes in renting SMT equipment with an operational lease, primarily for the European market. In this interview, he explains how his latest company is challenging the normal way of acquiring SMT capital equipment.