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ASM Assembly Systems (ASM) announced that Pro-Active Engineering, Inc. (Pro-Active Engineering) has integrated an ASM high-speed line, which includes a DEK NeoHorizon screen printer and three SIPLACE TX placement platforms, into its 45,000 sq. ft. facility.
The Wisconsin-based EMS, which has been on a major growth trajectory over the last 12 months, cites personalized service and unmatched quality as keys to its success, and notes that investing in a fast, scalable, technology-forward SMT line was vital to upholding these commitments as it takes on higher-volume, complex PCB assembly projects.
Happy Holden, I-Connect007
Printed circuit manufacturing was not one of the jobs that electrical engineers in HP wanted to do. EEs were also not the best choice for printed circuit manufacturing because chemical engineers, chemists, and mechanical engineers had more skills useful to support the PCB manufacturing process. Therefore, I was authorized to recruit external hires. To recruit chemical engineers, we went to those universities noted for their focus on industries like electronics, process control, and environmental...
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Bill Horner, the founder of The Test Connection Inc. and a well-respected engineer, passed away on September 21, 2020. He was 81 years old.
Real Time with...SMTAI
Andy Shaughnessy spoke with Bert Horner, VP of engineering support for The Test Connection, about the company’s plans for the upcoming SMTAI virtual show. Bert explains that The Test Connection will address their core competency, engineering, and test services, as well as design tools, such as ASTER Technologies’ DFT analyzer TestWay and the SMH FlashRunner test programmer. He also notes a few of the positive things that the company learned during the COVID-19 lockdown and how the family firm celebrated its 40th anniversary this year.