September 2015

SOMACIS organizes new IPC CID Courses in 2016

SOMACIS, international leader for the production of high-tech printed circuit boards as well as highly qualified laboratory for industrial research, will organize new IPC CID Courses in 2016. CID is a valuable professional credential recognized throughout the electronics industry. This technical education holds the most benefit for PCB designers with at least 2 years of [...]

October 2014

New Temperature Test Chamber

The latest entry in the SOMACIS state-of-the-art laboratories is a brand new Temperature Shock Test Chamber for Rapid Temperature Cycling. These systems are used by engineering, manufacturing and research for various testing such as design verification of prototypes, process research, stress testing for thermal, humidity and failure analysis. The temperature shock test of the new [...]

DSG receives 2014 “Supplier of the Year” Award from Honeywell Aerospace

Dongguan Somacis Graphic PCB Co. Ltd. (DSG) has received the 2014 Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the service and delivery performance at the 2014 Honeywell Aerospace Supplier Summit Electrical Sourcing. Honeywell has very stringent performance parameters for supplier measurement, including quality of product, quality of service, delivery standards and contribution to productivity. [...]

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 [...]