MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions Hosts High-Rel Workshop in Brazil

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The Assembly Division of MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions hosted a day long technical workshop on Assembly Solutions for High Reliability Applications for regional customers in São Paulo, Brazil.

The workshop focused on three core themes: Solder Alloys for High Reliability Applications, Solder Preform Technologies, and Void Reduction Solutions.  Individual workshop moduals concentrated on:

  • High reliability and low temperature lead-free solder pastes
  • The advatages of incorporating preform technologies in specific assembly processes
  • Voiding and innovative strategies for void reduction

Representatives from over 17 companies, spanning a variety of industries, including automotive, argriculture, mobile, lighting and consumer products were in attendance.  Discussions included both in-depth technical training and market-focused strategies for how these different applications and solutions support the many assembly challenges faced by these quickly changing industries.

“These educational workshops are an important part of MacDermid Alpha’s business,“ said Eduardo Carqueijo, South America Sales and Marketing Manager. “It is a critical opportunity for us to share the latest solutions, technologies and ALPHA® products that we have to offer.  The workshop also allows us to exchange ideas and trends with industry and market experts from different businesses.“

About MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions

MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions is a Platform Specialty Products business.  Through the innovation of specialty chemicals and materials under our Alpha, Compugraphics, and MacDermid Enthone brands, we provide solutions that power electronics interconnection.  We serve all global regions and every step of device manufacturing within each segment of the electronics supply chain.   The experts in our Semiconductor Solutions, Circuitry Solutions, and Assembly Solutions divisions collaborate in design, implementation, and technical service to ensure success for our partner clients.  Our solutions enable our customers’ manufacture of extraordinary electronic devices at high productivity and reduced cycle time. Find more at


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