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Vitronics Soltec Receives Award for Catalytic Thermal Oxidizer Technology in Reflow Soldering System

Oosterhout, The Netherlands, February 21, 2017 – ITW EAE’s Vitronics Soltec was honored with a New Product Introduction award during the IPC APEX Expo at the San Diego Convention Center. The award, presented by Circuits Assembly and Printed Circuit Design and Fab, was in recognition of the CATHOX™ Catalytic Thermal Oxidizer used in the Centurion Reflow Soldering System. An independent panel of practicing industry engineers selected the recipients for this 10th annual award for electronics assembly equipment, materials, software, and PCB fabrication.

Illinois Tool Works Integrates Electronics Assembly Equipment Businesses into New ITW EAE Division

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, January 10, 2017 – ITW has integrated three of its businesses; Speedline Technologies, Vitronics Soltec and Despatch Industries.  This new division consolidates all of its Electronic Assembly Equipment and Thermal Processing Technology business and will operate under the name ITW EAE.

ITW EAE brings together the world-leading brands of electronics assembly equipment: MPM Printers, Camalot Dispensers, Electrovert Cleaners and Soldering Solutions, Vitronics Soltec Soldering Solutions and Despatch Thermal Processing Technology. 

Vitronics Soltec Ships Last mySelective Soldering Machine as ZEVAv Achieves Market Dominance

Oosterhout, The Netherlands, July 19, 2016— After more than 15 years of successfully serving customers, Vitronics Soltec shipped the last mySelective 6748 soldering machine. During its active lifespan, the 6748 machine excelled in durability and process capabilities. 

“This machine was shipped to one of our loyal customers that has been using the 6748 since 2002,” said Siem Klijn, Vitronics Soltec Product Manager. “In honor of the successful history, our team posed for a picture together with the mySelective machine to commemorate this milestone.” 

Speedline Launches MPM® Edison Next Generation Printer Platform

Franklin, Massachusetts, USA – Speedline Technologies announces the introduction of MPM Edison, the next generation in printing technology. Edison is an innovative new platform of next-generation printers sharing software, controls, and advanced technologies on a scalable platform. Featuring outstanding speed, accuracy, and performance surpassing best-in-class SMT printers worldwide, Edison is built to excel in every way, with patented features throughout its design.