19.11.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
Chinese New Year – Order Placement
Order by the start of December to avoid delays!
At the end of January 2014, the Chinese New Year celebrations take place. During this period, the Chinese factories will work skeleton shifts or be closed.
In order to reduce the effect on your supply chain, you should place your orders by 02.12.13 at the latest. The shipments for all orders after this deadline will be delayed to week 7/8. Save the date!
06.11.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
iCAN 2013 Barcelona: German team took first place – calls for an end to backaches. Würth Elektronik supporting young research team with WE-innovation study grant.
Long periods sitting and standing and lack of exercise: This formula is root cause of many back problems. “Call for an end”, that’s what four students of the Saarland university thought, so they developed a back sensor system, collecting and analysing the posture.
Würth Elektronik supported the young research team with their “Würth Elektronik innovation study grant”. Recently, the creative minds were awarded first prize during the international competition “iCAN 2013” in Barcelona, Spain.read more
29.08.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
Printed Circuit Boards from Asia: Würth Elektronik opens office in China
The Würth Elektronik Group has been in Asia for over 13 years, where it has established several local businesses, manufacturing facilities and its own Quality and Design Center. Würth Elektronik has now opened an office for Circuit Board Technology in Shenzhen, in the Guangdong region (China).
With this move, the company is not only expanding its business area but also the list of advantages for customers: minimised risk, because Würth Elektronik remains a partner throughout the product's life cycle, from prototypes and samples to production runs. Larger volumes and other technologies can now also be provided.read more
23.08.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
New in the Würth Elektronik portfolio: Wirelaid for modern high-power applications with partial power management
The main challenge in modern high power circuit boards: combining high current and lots of control electronics into an extremely limited space.
A solution which is being implemented more and more throughout the industry is the partial thick copper technology Wirelaid. Alongside a reduction in cost, a reduced number of layers, improved heat dissipation and reduced system volume can be achieved using this new technology. Würth Elektronik designs to specific customer requirements for bespoke solutions.read more
25.06.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
FESTO Elite Supplier Award 2012 for Würth Elektronik
For outstanding product and delivery services FESTO AG & Co. KG has awarded the German PCB manufacturer, Würth Elektronik, the Festo Elite Supplier Award.
The honor is only awarded to companies that exceed the high standards of quality and service which the Group demands.read more
27.05.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
Space saving connection: wire bonding
Würth Elektronik expands its service portfolio
The smaller the circuit board, the less space there is to connect the individual components. Wire bonding provides a very reliable alternative to soldered connections, and it is with this approved method that Würth Elektronik is expanding its service portfolio and taking a further step towards becoming a global circuit board systems company.read more
25.04.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
BMBF project KoSiF started - companies and researchers working together on flexible and autonomous sensor systems
Sensory films - smart skin for machines
In industrial products as well as in the household, devices are equipped with sensors which see, taste and feel for machines, thus facilitating safe operation or even stand-alone operation of these devices. These sensors require the ability to process signals and the sensors must be powered.read more
23.01.2013 Printed Circuit Boards
Comprehensive Service for Developers Würth Elektronik partnering with RS Components
The electronics company RS Components has created a printed circuit board design tool - the new version of DesignSpark PCS 4.0 - that offers developers comprehensive support from the development phase to the ordering the printed circuit boards.Würth Elektronik's online shop WEdirekt is also linked-up with the new version of the software.read more