News and Events

Join us and experience ITW EAE solutions and innovation first-hand at these important industry trade shows, symposiums, and events:

Productronica

Nov. 16 - 19, 2021
Hall: A4
Booth: #554
Messe München
Germany

ITW EAE Achieves IPC-CFX Qualification for MPM Momentum II Printers and Centurion Reflow Ovens

Lakeville, Minnesota, July 13, 2021 – ITW EAE has achieved IPC Connected Factory Exchange (CFX) qualification for MPM® Momentum™ II printers and Vitronics Soltec Centurion™ Solder Reflow ovens. IPC-CFX is a standardized communication package that enables omnidirectional exchange of information between manufacturing processes and associated host systems for electronic assembly manufacturing. The standard applies to communication between all executable processes in the manufacture of printed board assemblies.

Vitronics Soltec Introduces Closed Loop PPM Control System for Centurion™ Reflow Soldering Oven

Lakeville, Minnesota, March 2, 2021 – ITW EAE has announced a new Closed Loop PPM Control System for the Vitronics Soltec Centurion™ Reflow Oven. The closed loop PPM control system is designed to be used in a nitrogen environment with CATHOX™ to maintain a precise PPM setpoint range. The closed loop system can maintain the setting from 200PPM to 2000PPM at +/-100PPM tolerance from 200 to 500 and 20% tolerance from 500 to 2000.

SECS/GEM Communication Package Announced for MPM Edison Stencil Printer

Lakeville, Minnesota, January 26, 2021 – ITW EAE announces a new SECS/GEM communication package for the MPM® Edison™ Printer. SECS/GEM is a semiconductor market communication standard that provides a common interface between manufacturing equipment. The Edison package collects and logs process data which can be used to optimize the production line. 

Despatch Walk-In Ovens to be Delivered at Warp Speed

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, January 19, 2021 – With the COVID 19 virus ravaging the nation, the need to get vaccine manufactured at ‘warp speed’ is critical to save lives. When a vaccine manufacturer needed walk-in ovens for a drying application, lead time was a critical factor in their purchase decision. ITW EAE was able to commit to a significantly shorter lead time than competitors through our streamlined production line and some creative engineering to meet the customer’s technical requirements.

ITW EAE Wins Vision Awards for MPM Paste Management System and Electrovert Adjustable Wave

Lakeville, Minnesota, August 26, 2020 – ITW EAE is proud to announce that it has earned two Vision Awards for innovative MPM and Electrovert technology developments. MPM received a Vision Award for a new paste monitoring system featuring temperature monitoring as well as upper and lower limit roll-height monitoring. Electrovert received a Vision Award for the new DwellFlex 4.0 variable contact wave solder nozzle. The awards were presented at NEPCON Asia.