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UK — Tin Technology Ltd. has completed the installation of new state-of-the-art XiDAT 6600 X-ray imaging equipment supplied by Dage Precision Industries.
Technical staff have been fully trained and the company is offering the electronics industry hourly, half-day and full day pre-booked inspection time on the new equipment. The equipment will add to the capabilities of Tin Technology's Soldertec group, which provides a full range of technical, marketing and information services to the global electronics sector. Soldertec is a leading authority on the implementation of lead-free soldering technology. This announcement follows an agreement signed last month between Dage X-ray division and Tin Technology Ltd., which laid the foundations for close co-operation between the two organizations. The Curo Park site will also act as a Dage XiDAT machine demonstration center and site for future joint seminars. Feedback from Tin technology will be used as part of the Dage product development program.Further expansion of the lead-free test and reliability services at Tin Technology will be announced throughout 2004.Soldertec is a membership-based organization focusing on research into soldering technology, including lead-free issues. For more information, visit www.lead-free.org.