CHICAGO - Tapco Circuit Supply announced that it has acquired the PCB division of H.A.M Technology USA. According to Tapco president Kurt Palmer the acquisition is part of the company’s North American investment strategy. H.A.M. Technology is a supplier of drill room products including drill and router bits.
Beaverton, OR - As
reported by Reuters, Merix reported a quarterly loss related
to a factory closure in Hong Kong, and said it will cut about 180 jobs in North
America where the PCB maker is being hit by a slowdown.