Garden Grove, CA, September 24, 2007: Dave Howard, Vice President and COO for Burkle North America's FabFour Group, announced today that L-3 Communications of Croydon, Pennsylvania has placed an order for an advanced high speed drilling machine from Schmoll Maschinen (Germany). The model MX-2 is a two station system equipped with linear motors in the X,Y and Z axis. In order to gain superior microvia capability, L-3 also chose the high speed, high torque "synchronous" spindle technology which is exclusive to Schmoll and Posalux drilling machines. L-3's President, Mr. Michael Moore commented, "we felt it was time to take a significant step forward in our drilling capability and the MX-2 will give us the edge that we are looking for."
Schmoll, located near Frankfurt, Germany is part of Burkle's FabFour Machinery Alliance consisting of Burkle Lamination and Coating Systems, Posalux high volume drilling and routing systems, Bacher Registration and Exposure Systems and LHMT Scoring and Beveling equipment.
For more information, contact Dave Howard, at 714-379-5090, or visit Burkle North America's Web Site at www.burkleusa.com.