Johnson Controls to Build Automotive Battery Plant in China

Shanghai — Johnson Controls plans to build a new automotive battery manufacturing facility in the city of Shenyang in northeastern China as it continues to invest in the world’s largest new vehicle market. Johnson Controls has signed an investment agreement for a $200 million state-of-the-art plant that is located in the Tiexi District of Shenyang, the capital city of Liaoning Province. It will…

ECM Services to Value $515.6B in 2015

New York, N.Y. — This BCC Research report analyzes different aspects of electronics contract manufacturing, the companies involved in contract manufacturing, and identifies the areas where growth and improvement are needed. Includes forecasts through 2021. Use this report to: – Understand the growing opportunities in the field of electronics contract manufacturing (ECM), both for buyers…

Smart Lighting to Grow by Double Digits

Chicago, Ill. — The report “Smart Lighting Market by Connectivity Technologies (Wired & Wireless), End Users, by Lighting Types (Fluorescent Lighting, LED Lamps, & Others), by Components (Control & Communication, Luminaries & Fixtures), and Geography – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the total Smart Lighting Market is expected to reach USD 8.14 Billion by 2020,…

Harwin Honors TTI with Distributor of the Year Award

Fort Worth, Tex. – TTI, Inc., the leading global distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, announced today the company has been awarded Harwin’s distinguished Distributor of the Year Award. Harwin is known as the leading hi-rel connector and SMT board hardware manufacturer. Based on year-on-year sales growth of 25 percent, Harwin honored TTI…

Richardson RFPD Adds New MACOM Power Amplifier

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 2W power amplifier from M/A-COM Technology Solutions. The MAAP-011145 is assembled in a 7 mm surface mount, lead-free cavity package with a temperature compensated integrated power detector operating from 17.65 to 19.75 GHz. The circuit provides 25 dB small signal…