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WEST HAVEN, Conn. Added Value Technology, LLC (AVT), installed the AlphaSTAR immersion silver and ENTEK PLUS HT CU-106A (X) HT organic solderability preservative (OSP) processes, meeting lead-free requirements of RoHS and WEEE. Enthone, a business of Cookson Electronics, manufactures and distributes both finishes.
AVT provides tin, silver, nickel/gold (ENIG), screening, hot-air leveling (HAL), and labor services in addition to the Enthone processes. The company certifies products to IPC specifications and verifies plating thickness using X-ray fluorescence (XRF) technology.