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March 2014

R&D project for signal and power bus bar (SAPBB)

Engaged in the SAPBB project, SOMACIS, along with two other Italian companies, is developing an advanced technology bus bar type solution for automotive applications. The circuit board will enable both power and signal distribution between key components of the automotive power system. This technology, which is particularly interesting for electric cars, can also be applied [...]

December 2013

Advanced RCC-Rogers-Polyimide-LCP substrates manufactured by SOMACIS

The ARASCOM project - MEMS & Liquid Crystal based, Agile Reflect-Arrays Antennas for Security & COMmunication - was constituted by a consortium of industries, public laboratories and academies, which includes Thales Alenia Space France, SELEX Sistemi Integrati, EADS Innovation Works, CEA/LETI, Sistemas Radiantes F. Moyano, Foundation Bruno Kessler, Università di Perugia, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, [...]

SOMACIS awarded for “Excellence in Value Innovation” by JDSU

At the 2013 JDSU Global Supplier Day SOMACIS received the “Excellence in Value Innovation” Award. This recognition confirms SOMACIS’ focus in delivering innovative solutions through high-tech PCBs combined with co-design services. Matching a state-of-the-art production to an excellent service with added value has always been our mission and has allowed us to be the preferred [...]

September 2013

SOMACIS PCBs fly on Airbus A350

SOMACIS, a long-term Airbus supplier, is providing PCBs for the new Airbus A350 aircraft Airbus brings together the very latest in aerodynamics, design and advanced technologies in the A350 XWB to provide a 25 per cent step-change in fuel efficiency compared to its current long-range competitor. The utilization of SOMACIS PCBs in the A350 aircraft [...]

August 2013

SOMACIS selected as preferred supplier partner by Meggit

Meggitt PLC, a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets, has selected SOMACIS as preferred supplier on PCBs. SOMACIS has endorsed its role of preferred supplier by supporting the Meggitt activities, especially among Meggitt Sensing Systems in Europe, with excellence in business support and commitment [...]

SOMACIS: Euro 7 million investments in USA and Italy plants

In order to expand its capabilities and capacity for the increasing customers requirements, SOMACIS continues pursuit of a 12 months investment plan with more than Euro 7 million already assigned to USA and Italy plants. Most of the new equipment is being installed at Hallmark Circuits Inc. in CA, USA, the advanced technology plant acquired [...]

April 2013

Increased testing and analysis capabilities at SOMACIS

SOMACIS has added Highly Accelerated Thermal Shock (HATS) to its comprehensive testing and analysis capabilities. In order to evaluate the integrity of PCBs utilized in demanding application segments, like aerospace, defense or medical, SOMACIS has been using various test methods, including Interconnect Stress Test (IST). SOMACIS has now added HATS to its service offering for [...]

May 2015


San Diego, CA, USA, 6-7 May At the Del Mar Electronics & Design Show, SOMACIS - Hallmark Circuits will be presenting a broad range of technologies for the manufacture of highly complex PCBs. Come and meet us in San Diego. You will find us at booth 311.

April 2015

SOMACIS invests in the Nuvogo 800 Direct Imaging from Orbotech

Miniaturization, flexibility and turnaround time are important drivers for the developments in PCB production. To continue to build on its position as one of the leading PCB manufacturers of high-tech PCBs, SOMACIS has purchased the latest Nuvogo 800 Direct Imaging (DI) system for its main plant in Castelfidardo, Italy. Nuvogo™ 800 is a next-generation Direct [...]

SOMACIS and JETWARE organize IPC CID Course

SOMACIS, international leader for the production of high-tech printed circuit boards as well as highly qualified laboratory for industrial research, in collaboration with JETWARE, an IPC Certification Center for CID (Certified Interconnect Designer) powered by 30 years of experience in PCB Design, organizes an IPC CID Course at the headquarters in Castelfidardo (AN), Italy. This professional [...]