Micross Components (“Micross”) headquartered in Orlando, FL and Hi-Rel Laboratories, Inc. (“Hi-Rel Labs”) based in Spokane, WA are pleased to announce a partnership to provide customers with an integrated PEM Qual service solution.
This collective experience of the Micross Group in electrical and reliability test services, together with Hi-Rel Labs’ market leadership position in Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA) and Failure Analysis (FA) services provides an unparalleled competence to support the needs of the Space and Mil-Aero communities. This service will be centered out of Micross’ Orlando HQ and promoted by the company’s extensive field sales network of RSM’s and independent reps.
“This partnership affords the industry a one-stop solution to qualify their Plastic Encapsulated Microcircuits (PEMs). Across Micross we have a database of thousands of electrical test routines that we can leverage to provide a rapid and cost-effective response to our customers,” stated Richard Kingdon, CEO of Micross Components. “To deliver this service in conjunction with an independent failure analysis team of the caliber of Hi-Rel Labs offers a unique and differentiated service to the hi-rel microelectronics industry”.
Added Trevor Devaney, President of Hi-Rel Laboratories: “Hi-Rel Labs is an industry leader in qualifying parts for challenging applications, with ever-evolving capabilities. We have recently made a significant investment to perfect a de-capsulation process that supports the enhanced evaluation of PEM’s built with copper wire. We are excited to leverage Micross’ global sales presence to take this capability to the marketplace”.
About Micross Components, Inc.
Micross Components is a global provider of distributed and specialty electronic components for aerospace, military, defense and other demanding applications, with a 35+ year history in the industry. Micross’ solutions range from bare die and wafer processing through advanced and custom packaging, component modification services and (through STS) leading edge component design and test. Micross possesses the design, manufacturing, testing and logistics expertise needed to support an application from conception to package delivery. For more information, visit http://www.micross.com
About Hi-Rel Laboratories, Inc.
Hi-Rel Laboratories, Inc. is focused on the materials evaluation of micro-electronic components used in the commercial, aerospace and defense industries. Beginning in 1973, Hi-Rel Labs realized the potential growth requirements of the aerospace industry for component testing and qualification known as DPA (Destructive Physical Analysis). Hi-Rel Laboratories has spent the last 35 years as the premier provider for DPA, Failure Analysis, and Materials Analysis of electronic components. For more information, please visit http:// http://www.hrlabs.com.