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Could a robot serve your morning cuppa?

Could a robot serve your morning cuppa?
Engineers and scientists of DLR (German aerospace centre) in Oberpfaffenhofen are engaged in the robotics of tomorrow, in particular 'the gentle hand'. The human hand is a wonder of nature: what seems apparent to us becomes, on closer inspection or under a technical simulation, a highly complex entity. The complex boards are produced on the Essemtec SMT assembler Paraquda in a highly flexible environment.
24th February 2017

Compact storage system interfaces easily with pick & place machines

Essemtec has announced that a leading SMT equipment manufacturer has concluded a contract with Essemtec, to supply 100 of its Cubus storage systems, for delivery in the coming 12 months. The first systems have already been delivered to Southeast Asia and to multiple sites in Europe.
26th January 2015

Essemtec announces change of ownership

 After more than 22 years of successful business activity, the Ziehbrunner and Tschumi families have decided to pass on their reign of Essemtec to new investors. The private investors have an industrial background and will inject a substantial amount of capital to take advantage of the great potential of this innovative enterprise and to improve manufacturing capacity as well as distribution channels.
30th September 2013

Davlec Increases Production Capacity with Paraquda System

Davlec Increases Production Capacity with Paraquda System
Essemtec’s high-speed Paraquda SMT pick-and-place system has recently been selected by Davlec Ltd, an electronics company based in Wales, specialising in the design and manufacture of control equipment for the dairy farming industry.  Due to the nature of Davlec’s diversification over the years into other areas of sub contract manufacturing, the company wanted to fully optimize its flexibility to suit current and future business requirements by increasing production capacity and capability in terms of component size range. With the assistance of KPE Ltd, Davlec set about investigating the market in search of a solution for a flexible, high-speed placement platform that was designed for the Low Volume - High Mix market. 
5th September 2013

Smarter than the competition

Smarter than the competition
The market requires highest flexibility from electronics manufacturers. Placement speed not only influences production cost but also the networking, integration, simulation capabilities and machine capacities. SMART Solution from Essemtec is the world’s first modular system that enables complete optimization of SMT production. By Adrian Kühnis, Azular GmbH, Switzerland.
14th August 2013

Essemtec to Increase Accuracy of Traceability Data

A traceability solution should be able to assign assembly data to products without any doubt. Many systems, however, are likely to fail if there is manual intervention. Essemtec has now invented the integrated PCB identification system that no longer can be bypassed.
28th May 2013

ESSEMTEC to Highlight a Range of Leading-Edge Technologies at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2013

ESSEMTEC to Highlight a Range of Leading-Edge Technologies at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2013
Essemtec announces that it will exhibit numerous flexible Swiss-made solutions in Booth 7, Hall 211 at the SMT Hybrid Packaging exhibition and conference, scheduled to take place April 16-18, 2013 at the Messezentrum in Nuremberg, Germany.
11th April 2013

Essemtec Hires Experienced Specialist As Demo & Training Manager

Effective August 1, 2012 Essemtec welcomed a well-known, competent specialist to its team. Jürgen Seibert joined the company as its new manager for the demo & training center. Jürgen Seibert has been involved in electronics assembly technology for more than 25 years. This experience has given him a wide knowledge that ranges from system and application specialist to demo/training manager and project management to experience as an SMT production manager.
22nd March 2013

Essemtec keeps customers up-to-date via LinkedIn

In February 2013 Essemtec announced that they have set up a company profile on LinkedIn. The new platform provides useful company and technological information as well as a comprehensive product overview.
21st March 2013

Essemtec Brazil Exhibits At FIEE And Opens Training Center In Sao Paulo

Essemtec Brazil Exhibits At FIEE And Opens Training Center In Sao Paulo
Essemtec Brazil is substantially expanding its sales and service organization in Brazil to provide the highest level of quality in all aspects of its business. To continue this growth, it opened a training center in mid-February in Campinas, SP. Additionally Essemtec Brazil will exhibit its turnkey concept at the upcoming FIEE exhibition, which is taking place from April 1-5, 2013 in the Anhembi Exhibition Hall in Sao Paulo, booth K88.
12th March 2013

Essemtec To Highlight Paraquda SMD Pick-and-Place At AUTOMATICON

At the upcoming AUTOMATICON exhibition, taking place March 19 - 22 in Warsaw, Poland, Essemtec will highlight the Paraquda SMD pick-and-place, the first system ever to use ePlace operating software, as well as the table-top screen printer Fino. AUTOMATICON is the most important trade fair for automation, control, measurement and robotics in Poland. The mission of the event is to promote new technology and solutions for industry, through this our macro branch of industry that plays crucial role in economic growth.
21st February 2013

Essemtec Premiers the Innovative Reflow Oven Control Deluxe Duo

RO-CONTROL and RO-SOFT from Essemtec are state-of-the-art software packages for simulation, control and documentation reflow and curing ovens and processes. Operators, process engineers and quality managers profit from the advanced functionality of the new version 7. Beginning January 2013, all new Essemtec reflow ovens from the RO300 and RO400 series are delivered with RO-CONTROL 7 and RO-SOFT 7. Both software packages require Windows 7 and can be upgraded from older versions.
7th February 2013

ESSEMTEC to Exhibit its Scorpion in America for the First Time at the IPC APEX Expo

Essemtec announces that it will showcase flexible Swiss-made solutions in Booth #3233 at the upcoming IPC APEX Expo, scheduled to take place February 19-21, 2013 at the San Diego Convention Center in California.
8th January 2013

Essemtec’s Technology Day to Highlight Future Dispensing and MID Technologies

Essemtec’s Technology Day to Highlight Future Dispensing and MID Technologies
Dispensing and MID technologies are developing rapidly. Current technology drivers are LED and communication products. On September 28th, Essemtec’s technology day focused on new developments and future challenges. The event was free of charge for all participants.
7th November 2012

Essemtec to Premier Scorpion High-Performance Dispenser at CiEN

Essemtec will introduce its high-performance dispenser Scorpion at the upcoming CiEN exhibition in Paris. With an accuracy of 51µm (3σ) and a dispensing performance up to 100,000 points per hour, Scorpion is among the best dispensers in the world. Additionally, Essemtec will present the highly flexible SMT pick-and-place system Paraquda.
27th September 2012

Using Essemtec’s SMD Tower for IGBT storage in a clean room

Using Essemtec’s SMD Tower for IGBT storage in a clean room
ABB Semiconductors in Lenzburg, Switzerland, long searched in vain for a suitable production storage system for HiPak IGBT modules production. Project Manager Prabath Lewdeni found the SMD Tower by chance. Its supplier Essemtec re-engineered the SMD component storage system into clean room storage for ABB.
12th June 2012

ESSEMTEC to Attend 16th Annual SMTA Atlanta Expo & Tech Forum

ESSEMTEC to Attend 16th Annual SMTA Atlanta Expo & Tech Forum
Essemtec announces that it will exhibit at the upcoming SMTA 16th Annual Atlanta Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place on Thursday, April 19, 2012 from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Gwinnett Civic Center in Duluth, GA. Essemtec staff will be on site to discuss some of its industry favorites including Paraquda 4, Tucano, EXPERT-LINE and more.
17th April 2012

Essemtec Presents Innovations at SMT Nuremberg 2012

In booth 7.203 at the upcoming SMT/Hybrid/Packaging 2012 exhibition in Nuremberg, Essemtec will present several innovations, including Scorpion, the highly flexible dispensing system, as well as two new printers for low-/mid-volume sizes.
13th April 2012

High Demand For Scorpion, Essemtec’s New Dispensing System

Since the premier of the Scorpion at productronica 2011 in Munich, Essemtec has noted a record high in demand. Due to its outstanding price-performance ratio, the new dispensing machine is among the best dispensers in the world. Its accuracy of ±25 μm is extraordinary and it can dispense up to 100,000 dots per hour.
3rd April 2012

Now Available: Placing Force Measurement Option on FLX2011

Now Available: Placing Force Measurement Option on FLX2011
New technologies such as package on package (PoP) component assembly or bare die assembly on COB applications, as well as the optimization of material consumption demands for increased knowledge of the actual placement forces. For this purpose Essemtec has developed a cost-efficient placing force measurement option for the FLX2011 series.
30th March 2012

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