TTI Offers Omron MOSFET Relays

TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, now stocks Omron’s comprehensive G3VM range of MOSFET relays featuring various packages, different contact forms, switching capacities and functions in Europe. Combining the advantages of electromechanical and solid state technology, Omron’s MOSFET relays meet the requirements of many communication equipment, test…

KEMET Leads Humanitarian Effort in DRC Mining Community

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, announced that its Partnership for Social and Economic Sustainability (the “KEMET Partnership”) is making a substantial humanitarian impact in Kisengo, a conflict-free tantalum mining region in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). KEMET has made contributions to the KEMET Partnership for projects such as a…

Arrow PEMCO Awards Bourns

Riverside, Calif. – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced its Asia-Pacific operations have received the 2014 Outstanding Supplier Partnership Award from Arrow Electronics’ Asia-Pacific Components business.  The award recognizes the outstanding service, quality and on-time delivery performance the Bourns Asia-Pacific team provided to Arrow in 2014.  The award was presented…

How to Pick the Right Potentiometer Sensor

Alpharetta, Ga. – Hoffmann + Krippner Inc. today posted a new white paper – How to Choose the Right Potentiometer for Reliable Position Sensing. It can be downloaded at http://www.hoffmann-krippner.com/whitepapers.html Created to help design engineers understand how membrane potentiometer sensors work and how to pick the right type of membrane potentiometer for their project, this new…

Power Transformer Market to Reach $28.2B by 2020

San Francisco, Calif. –The global power transformer market size is expected to reach USD 28.22 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Emerging technological advancements along with rising electricity consumption are projected to elevate industry growth over the next five years. Huge investment in power plant infrastructure coupled with increasing demand for smart meters…

IPC Releases Base Materials Spec for PCBs

Bannockburn, Ill. — IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has released IPC-4101D-WAM1, an amendment to the already valuable IPC-4101D, Specification for Base Materials for Rigid and Multilayer Printed Boards. This newly revised standard delivers trending information for base materials used for rigid and multilayer printed boards. In particular, this standard provides key updates for board designers, specifiers of board…

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…

Celestica Honors Molex

Molex Incorporated today announced it has been awarded a 2014 Total Cost of Ownership (TCOOTM) Supplier Award from Celestica, a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions. Celestica’s awards program recognizes suppliers that support Celestica’s TCOOTM strategy and demonstrate excellence in quality, delivery, technology, service, pricing and flexibility. “Molex is proud to be recognized…