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84 DESIGN007 MAGAZINE I FEBRUARY 2022 Flexium Reports 19% YoY Growth in 2021 E Taiwan-based flexible printed circuit manu- facturer Flexium Interconnect Inc. has posted sales of NT$4.5 billion ($162.88 million at $1:NT$27.65) in December, up by 23.15% year-on-year (YoY ) and an increase of 5.3% from November. Fabrication of Flexible Electronics Improved Using Gold, Water-Vapor Plasma E Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Emer- gent Matter Science and the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research in Japan have devel- oped a technique to improve the flexibility of ultra-thin electronics, such as those used in bendable devices or clothing. SEMI FlexTech Funds 5 New R&D Projects for Flexible Hybrid Electronics E SEMI FlexTech announced more than $5 mil- lion in funding for five new research and devel- opment (R&D) projects aimed at flexible hybrid electronics innovations for sensors, medical devices, automotive electronics, and other con- sumer and industrial microelectronics products. Tikehau Ace Capital Enters Exclusive Negotiations for the Acquisition of the Group ELVIA PCB E Tikehau Ace Capital has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire 100% capital of ELVIA PCB, a specialized manufacturer of electronic printed circuits boards for demanding mar- kets, such as aerospace and defense, automo- tive, industrial, medical, railway, and telecom. Testing Flexible Circuit Assemblies E Bert Horner of the Test Connection Inc., talks about the current state of flex and rigid-flex assembly testing and explains some of the dif- ferences between testing flex and rigid PCBs, the requirements for testing specialties such as high-voltage flex, and the added demands of handling flexible circuits. Nano Dimension Establishes First AME NanoLab Facility to Advance Multilayer Printed Electronics E Nano Dimension Ltd. announced a collabora- tion with TTM Technologies, Inc. to open its first AME NanoLab at TTM's Advanced Man- ufacturing Center in Stafford Springs, Conn. DuPont Announces Completion of New Production Line in Circleville, Ohio E DuPont Interconnect Solutions has announced it has completed the expansion project at its Circleville, Ohio, manufacturing site. Cirexx Adds to Excellon Cobra Laser Fleet E Cirexx International announced that they have acquired and installed a fih Excellon Cobra laser machine. e hybrid Laser is equipped with both CO2 and UV laser technology. Nan Ya PCB Reports Strong Finish in 2021 E Taiwan-based Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board Corp. has posted unaudited sales of NT$4.9 billion ($177.2 million at $1=NT$27.70) in December 2021, up by 31.5% year-on-year and by 3% from the previous month.

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