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Sunpreme wins $5 Million Award to Develop Advanced Copper Plating Manufacturing Technology for their Heterojunction Solar Cells from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative

Sunpreme to develop the next-generation of high-performance, low-cost photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing technology LAS VEGAS - Sunpreme, a world-leader in high-efficiency PV cell and module manufacturing, announced today that they have received a $5M award from the U.S. Department of Energy, to develop an advanced manufacturing toolset and process technology for low-cost copper metallization of...

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Bright Tin Acid Process suits rack and barrel electroplating.
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Bright Tin Acid Process suits rack and barrel electroplating.

Based on sulfuric acid electrolyte, Technibrite HT 1000 has low current density bright range, even when plating bath temperature and tin concentration parameters are higher than normal. Process can run without chiller, and will produce bright deposit at low current densities at process temperatures as high as 35°C, and with tin concentrations as high as 40 g/L. Cathode efficiencies of up to...

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This Year's Oscars® Made with Same Laser Gold® Plating Process Used in NASA Spacecraft
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This Year's Oscars® Made with Same Laser Gold® Plating Process Used in NASA Spacecraft

100-year-old Brooklyn-based Epner Technology supplies gold plating for awards NEW YORK,Â- – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is fulfilling the task of returning the world-recognized statuette to its roots as a true art object. Epner Technology has done gold plating on bronze castings for such renowned artists as Mathew Barney and George Condo, and has had a long relationship...

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TRUMPF Photonics Chooses ClassOne's Solstice S8 Electroplater
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TRUMPF Photonics Chooses ClassOne's Solstice S8 Electroplater

KALISPELL, Mont. - Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology (www.classone.com/) announced the sale of its Solstice® S8 Plating System to one of the world's leading semiconductor laser manufacturers, TRUMPF Photonics. The new Solstice S8 will be installed at the TRUMPF facility in Cranbury, NJ, where it will be used for high-precision gold plating and metal lift-off. For...

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New Zinc-Nickel Line Offers Exceptional Corrosion Protection

Micro Metal Finishing has been providing quality plating to the automotive industry since 1951. As the automotive market has changed we have continued to change to meet our customers demands for higher performance surface protection. Zinc—Nickel plating is in one of the best coatings in the market in terms of corrosion protection. In salt spray testing, zinc-nickel surpasses over 1,000 hours to...

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Tin

Evaluation of Trends in Tin Plating Technology

Quaker Chemical establishes technical forum to share its industry expertise in MSA-based tin plating CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Tin plating technology continues to be a fundamental approach to coat and protect steel coils for packaging applications. To address the latest developments and challenges surrounding tin plating, Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) ( Quaker") is hosting a global plating...

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Automatic Zinc Barrel Plating Line Offers Increased Capacity/Flexibility
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Automatic Zinc Barrel Plating Line Offers Increased Capacity/Flexibility

An additional automatic barrel plating line is now installed specially adapted for low to high volume acid zinc electroplating.  The 90 foot line features six plating cells with individual tank rectification and two automatic hoists, each with 180 lb. maximum load capacity per barrel.  In automatic mode, the hoists run 12 barrels concurrently through the plating process. Current finishes on...

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AWSC Purchases ClassOne's Solstice S8 Electroplater

Taiwan RF Foundry Selects Multi-metal Solstice for WLP and TWV Production KALISPELL, Mont.Â- – Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology announced the sale and delivery of its Solstice™ S8 Plating System to Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) of Taiwan. The fully automated Solstice S8 will be installed at the AWSC facility in the Tainan Industrial Park in Taiwan...

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