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KLA-Tencor defect inspection systems capture defect excursions at their source

July 22, 2018

KLA-Tencor Corp., Milpitas, Calif., announces two new defect inspection products: The VoyagerTM1015 system, and the Surfscan SP7 system.

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Broadcom to acquire CA Technologies to grow infrastructure software solutions

July 22, 2018

Broadcom Inc., San Jose, Calif., and CA Technologies, New York, announce that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Broadcom has agreed to acquire CA to build one of the world’s leading infrastructure technology companies.

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Astronics Test Systems ships 2000th semiconductor tester

July 22, 2018

Astronics Test Systems, East Aurora, N.Y., a supplier of advanced technologies to the global aerospace, defense, and semiconductor industries, announces that it has shipped its 2,000th semiconductor tester, adding that its equipment has tested more than 10 billion semiconductor devices to date.

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Keyence customizable vision system produces high-resolution images 16 times faster

July 22, 2018

Keyence, Itasca, Ill., introduces the XG-X Series customizable vision system with line scan camera support, which is designed to detect the smallest defects at high speeds not possible with area cameras.

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U.S. manufacturer of electronic components orders Despatch ovens worth $3 million

July 22, 2018

Despatch Industries, Minneapolis, announces that a major U.S. manufacturer of electronic components has placed an order worth over $3 million for Despatch PND inert atmosphere ovens.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific to acquire Gatan from Roper Technologies for $925 million

July 12, 2018

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Waltham, Mass., and Roper Technologies Inc., Sarasota, Fla., announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Thermo Fisher will acquire Gatan Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Roper, for approximately $925 million in cash.

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Bruker introduces probe technology for full automation in high-resolution MAS NMR

July 12, 2018

Bruker, Billerica, Mass., introduces the iProbe HRMAS, which provides full automation of high-resolution magic angle spinning (HRMAS) nuclear magnetic resonance.

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3D surface profiler provides high-resolution analysis for complex materials

July 12, 2018

Keyence, Itasca Ill., introduces a new 3D surface profiler that measures from nanometers to millimeters, and is designed to work on any material or surface, even those with complex shapes.

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XJet receives award for its metal/ceramic 3D printing method based on liquid dispersion

July 09, 2018

XJet Ltd., Israel, announces that it has received the Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation Award for its NanoParticle Jetting (NPJ) technology for metal and ceramic additive manufacturing.

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