TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. (Hillsboro, OR) recently announced the appointment of Nicolas Kauser to its board of directors. Mr. Kauser previously served as executive vice president and CTO of AT&T Wireless, Seattle.
Oryx Technology Corp. (Fremont, CA) recently announced a net loss attributable to common stock of $391,000, or $0.03 per share, on revenues of $415,000 for the third quarter ended November 30, 1999. This compares to a net loss attributable to common stock of $187,000, or $0.01 per share, on revenues from continuing operations of $148,000 […]
Energy Conversion Devices Inc. (Troy, MI) recently announced that its subsidiary, Ovonic Battery Company Inc., has achieved ISO 9002 certification for its electrode manufacturing facilities. The quality management systems that received the ISO certification consists of the electrode manufacturing plants and the associated departments of engineering, quality, finance, marketing, human resources and purchasing."This is a […]
Lithium Technology Corp. (LTC, Plymouth Meeting, PA) and Pacific Lithium Ltd. (PLL, New Zealand) recently announced that they have signed a definitive merger agreement following approval by LTC's board of directors. The merger is subject to the approval of the LTC shareholders, which will require the filing of a proxy statement with the SEC, and […]
Interstate Battery Systems International Inc. (Dallas) recently announced its newly-formed subsidiary, Retail Acquisition and Development Inc. (RAD Inc.), has acquired substantially all of the assets of John Willemsen Corp. (JWC) including equity interest in Battery Patrol Franchising LLC (Des Moines, IA) of which Mr. Willemsen is president.Battery Patrol Franchising is the franchiser of Battery Patrol […]
American Superconductor Corp. (Westborough, MA) recently announced it has received an order for two of its proprietary superconducting magnetic energy storage (SMES) units from Edison, the largest private utility in Italy. The company plans to install the units in the summer of 2000 for Edison at an STMicroelectronics chip manufacturing plant in Agrate, Italy. ST […]
IXYS Corporation (Santa Clara, CA) recently reported its seventh consecutive quarter of record revenues and twelfth consecutive quarter of increased revenues. For the third quarter ended December 31, 1999 of fiscal 2000, revenues were $19.6 million. This represents a 16.0 percent increase from the prior year quarter revenues of $16.9 million.Net income for the quarter […]
MGE UPS Systems (Costa Mesa, CA) claims that it is the first manufacturer to offer power management software based on the new Microsoft Human Interface Device (HID) protocol that is slated to become the standard for any device interfaced with Windows 2000.The combination of HID and Universal Serial Bus (USB) available on MGE's latest generation […]
Pulizzi Engineering Inc. (Santa Ana, CA) recently released the TPC 2365/LT power-distribution system with auto voltage selection. The TPC 2365/LT is designed...
Zetex Inc. (Commack, NY) recently introduced a range of Schottky barrier diodes designed to save up to 60 percent space over comparable SOT-23 devices. The diodes are designed to offer excellent fast-switching performance in the miniature SOT-323 and SOD-323 packages. According to Zetex, breakdown voltage is as high as 70V for the ZUMD70-04 and ZMS2800 […]
Silicon Laboratories Inc. (Austin, TX) recently announced the Si3210 ProSLIC. The company claims the ProSLIC is the world's first integrated CMOS analog...
American Power Conversion (APC, West Kingston, RI) recently announced enhancements to its ProtectNet dataline surge-protection suite, the APC PDigiTel. According to APC,...
Dallas Semiconductor Corp. (Dallas, TX) recently announced record net sales of $392.4 million for the year ended January 2, 2000, up 15 percent compared to $342.6 million for the same period last year.According to Dallas Semiconductor, net income for 1999 was a record $68.3 million, or $2.21 per share, up 23 percent compared to $55.4 […]
Phihong USA (Fremont, CA) recently introduced a desktop power supply for the international market, the PSA-15W. According to Phihong, the PSA-15W requires...
Cherokee International LLC (Tustin, CA) recently introduced its CAR4010 Series of 4,000W bulk power, hot-pluggable, switch-mode power supplies. According to the company, the CAR4010 power supplies are designed for use as dc front ends for computer and communications applications utilizing distributed power architecture. The CAR4010 Series features active PFC to comply with EN61000-3-2, and EMI […]