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Design service to fast track IoT connectivity solutions
The launch of an exciting new design offering which enables OEMs to develop smarter IoT solutions and achieve accelerated speed to market has been announced by Stadium Group. The S-series of platform devices offer customers an alternative to a fully customised IoT solution which can be time consuming and expensive. The S-series platforms, developed in Stadium’s dedicated connectivity design centre in Kista, Sweden, provide a flexible, ...
Partnership to manufacture components for educational SBC kits
Stadium Group has announced a partnership with Maker Life, a developer and provider of simple build-your-own computer project kits designed to educate parents, teachers and children around the world about programming. The kits are being developed using the low-cost, credit card-sized Raspberry Pi Zero W and BBC micro:bit single board computers (SBCs). Stadium is the exclusive manufacturer of power and cable products for the Raspberry Pi-base...
Touchscreens brighten up Aircraft Interiors show
Technologies for the defence and aviation sectors developed by Stadium Group’s HMI division, Stadium IGT will be showcased at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg (10-12 April). These design-led interface technologies include passenger control units (PCUs), HMIs, signage and lighting solutions incorporating capacitive touchscreens, capacitive switch control panels, thin-film backlighting using LED illumination, and traditional membrane ke...
Stadium Group showcase tech for healthcare at MD&M West
At this year's MD&M West show, supplier of wireless solutions, power products, human machine interface solutions and electronics assemblies, Stadium will be showcasing design-led technologies developed for the global healthcare markets.
SMT line upgrades Stadium UK plant
Cutting-edge equipment has been installed at Stadium Group’s Hartlepool-based Electronics Assemblies division to boost business growth into design-led technology markets. Following the 2016 reorganisation of the Group’s electronics assemblies business to two manufacturing centres of excellence based in Hartlepool, UK and Dongguan, China, Stadium has invested significantly in the upgrade of key kit and machinery.
PowerPax acquisition bolsters Stadium power portfolio
Stadium Group has acquired the business and assets of PowerPax UK. Formed in 2000, PowerPax UK is a UK-based specialist value-add manufacturer and distributor of a wide range of power supplies, battery chargers and LED products, including AC-DC switch mode PSU and DC-DC converters.
Stadium achieves SC21 award for fifth consecutive year
Stadium Group says that the company’s HMI division (Stadium IGT) has achieved the Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) bronze award for the fifth consecutive year. The company operates a design centre and manufacturing facility for HMI technologies in Eastleigh, UK, which provides expertise in hardware, software and system integration for HMI solutions, and is able to deliver rapid turn-around prototyping and low-cost volume manufactur...
Stadium IGT joins ADS trade organisation
Stadium Group has announced that the company’s HMI division (Stadium IGT) has joined ADS. The Stadium HMI division, which operates as Stadium IGT, has provided expertise in design, manufacture and distribution to the global electronics industry for more than 25 years. It delivers complete human machine interface solutions to major system manufacturers across a wide range of market sectors including marine, aviation, rail, medical,...
Stadium Group acquires Cable Power
Following a sequence of focused acquisitions as it pursues a growth strategy in niche complementary technologies, Stadium Group has announced that it has acquired the assets of Colchester-based Cable Power, provider of electronic, power and single board computing solutions.
Medical and ITE approved power supplies added to ‘plug&go’ range
Adding to its ‘plug & go’ range, a range of medical and ITE plug-top power supplies have been announced by Stadium Stontronics. The products meet the latest no-load power and average efficiency requirements for both Level VI and CoC Ver 5 tier 2. The range consists of 6, 18 and 24W with 5, 9 and 12VDC output models available as standard with other custom voltages between 4.2-52VDC available on request.
Resonance helps boost power efficiency
Switched-mode power supply (SMPS) topologies have led to advances in efficiency, thanks to continual tweaks and optimisations to circuit design, says Martin Brabham, Stadium Stontronics
Automotive quality certification awarded to Hartlepool facility
The facility in Hartlepool, UK, owned by Stadium Group has been awarded ISO/TS16949 certification, one of the most widely used International Standards for quality management in the automotive industry.
Enhanced services for customers as result of company integration
The supplier of wireless solutions, power supplies and electronics assemblies, Stadium Power has integrated its global power business, comprising the Stadium Power and Stontronics brands. The single trading entity Stadium Stontronics will give customers access to a wider product range in standard, custom and semi-custom power supplies with an enhanced portfolio up to 10kW, dedicated sales and service provided from the Regional Fulfilment Cen...
Company wins £5m contract to produce insurance telematics solutions
Stadium Group has been awarded a substantial new supply contract by Trak Global. This contract, worth £5 million, builds on the existing partnership between the two companies and will see Stadium continue to produce Trak Global's Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) units, which are fitted to vehicles to monitor individual driving styles.
Exclusive range of HG Power LED drivers to be showcased
Stontronics will exhibit at this year’s Southern Manufacturing & Electronics show, 9th-11th February, FIVE, Farnborough, Hampshire. Located at stand H56, the company will highlight LED drivers from HG Power and open frame/enclosed power supplies from PowerLD.
Acquisition transfers power supply franchise
Following the acquisition of Stontronics by Stadium Group, the company has announced that its franchised product distribution business will be transferred from Stadium Power to Stontronics.
Stontronics to showcase extended LED driver range at LuxLive
Stontronics will be exhibiting at LuxLive for the third year running yet have a different story to tell this year. As well as introducing the latest additions to their LED driver collection and showcasing their custom LED strip solutions for OEMs, Stontronics will be making their first appearance as part of Stadium Group since they were acquired in August.
Stadium Group acquires Stontronics
Stadium Group has acquired Stontronics. The deal follows a sequence of technology acquisitions by the company as it pursues a growth strategy in the electronics arena. Stontronics will join Stadium’s Technology Products division and work closely alongside their existing Power Products business, Stadium Power.
Stadium sets up Stontronics acquisition
Stadium Group has agreed to acquire Stontronics, a manufacturer and distributor of power supply units, transformers and adaptors, for £6.5m. Stontronics power products business will strengthen Stadium’s existing business and the deal fits with Stadium’s strategy of making targeted, complementary acquisitions which strengthen its technology offering, as well as providing synergies and cross-selling opportunities.
Investment pays manufacturing capability dividends
Stadium Group has announced that its iEMS division continues to invest significantly in key equipment to bolster manufacturing capabilities at its centres in Dongguan, China and Hartlepool, UK. The investments made in 2014 include an SMT assembly line installed at the Hartlepool facility, along with equipment from DEK (Screen Print), Assembleon (AX range of Pick and Place) and Vitronics Soltec (Reflow) to compliment existing SMT capability.