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Freescale's US DoD Ambitions will be Challenged by NXP Ownership, says Strategy Analytics
March 05, 2015
-- Alternate options needed for high power RF business to effectively target $140 billion defense sector opportunity  NXP Semiconductors will buy Freescale Semiconductor and merge operations in a deal that will result in a combined company valued at over $40 billion. With a focus on consumer markets, Strategy Analytics Advanced Defense Systems (ADS) service analysis of this acquisition recommends that the new entity consider alternate options for its high power RF (radio frequency) business if it is to effectively leverage the substantial semiconductor opportunity from global spending on defense systems that Freescale had started to target.

Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot Market 2015 Global & Regional Market Analysis
March 05, 2015
DeepResearchReports.com have 2015 Global Solar Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot Industry research report of 199 pages providing a list of data tables and figures along with 27 company profiles, to its online business intelligence library. Global Solar Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot Industry is a professional and deep research report in this field. For overview analysis, the report introduces Solar Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot basic information including definition, classification, application, industry chain structure, industry overview, policy analysis, and news analysis, etc. For international and China market analysis, the report analyzesSolar Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot Marketin China and other countries or regions (such as US, Europe, etc.) by presenting research on global products of different types and applications, developments and trends of market, technology, competitive landscape, and leading suppliers' and countries' 2010-2015 capacity, production, cost, price, profit, production value, and gross margin. For leading suppliers, related information is listed as products, customers, application, capacity, market position, and company contact information, etc. 2016-2021 forecast on capacity, production, cost, price, profit, production value, and gross margin for these markets are also included.

Finelite Gets Multiple Product Innovation Awards from Architectural SSL Magazine
March 05, 2015
Finelite said it took home the award for "Best Renovation/Retrofit" for the Boston Logan International Airport - Terminal B project. The company said additional awards were given to the E1-Indirect Configuration LED pendant luminaire, and the Series 11 LED Micro Flex and Micro Profile cove luminaires. Winners were announced in this month's issue of Architectural SSL and featured products and projects that judges considered "the most innovative LED/ solid-state luminaires and fixtures on the market."

Floodlights making way for LED along border fence
March 05, 2015
Amritsar, March 5 -- With the aim of enhancing visibility and saving electricity along the India-Pakistan border fence, the Border Security Force (BSF) has started replacing floodlights with LED (light-emitting diode) lights in the Amritsar sector.

Intel Honors 11 Companies with Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Award
March 05, 2015
March 4, 2015SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Intel Corporation today announced the 11 winners of the company's most prestigious award for suppliers, the Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award. These companies set themselves apart from the thousands of suppliers that work with Intel by demonstrating industry-leading results and commitment across all critical focus areas on which they are measured: quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, labor and ethics systems, and environmental sustainability.

Viper Networks and Apollo Metro Supply Intelligent LED Street Lights for Pilot Project in Lebanon
March 05, 2015
Viper Networks, reported that the Company (in partnership with Apollo Metro Solutions) received an order for their Intelligent LED Streetlights for a Pilot project in Lebanon from the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities of the Lebanese Republic.

Mentor Graphics Appoints Paul Mascarenas to Board of Directors
March 05, 2015
Mentor Graphics Corp. today announced that Paul Mascarenas, OBE, former chief technology officer at Ford Motor Company, was appointed to serve on the company's board of directors effective March 4, 2015.

Maintenance workers needed
March 05, 2015
The Village of Waynesville has two open full-time maintenance worker positions. Both the Maintenance Worker I and II positions require a valid driver's license, the ability to work primarily outdoors, reading water meters, cutting grass, plowing snow, repairing streets, catch basins, and other duties not listed. CDL and backhoe experience is preferred. Maintenance Worker II also requires municipal water experience. Send application and resume to the Village Manager, Gary Copeland, at 1400 Lytle Road, Waynesville, OH 45068. For more information, call 513-897-8015.

Amendments to Existing Validated End-User Authorization in the People's Republic of China: Samsung China Semiconductor Co. Ltd.; Federal Register Extracts
March 05, 2015
SUMMARY: In this rule, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) amends the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to revise the existing authorization for Validated End User Samsung China Semiconductor Co. Ltd. (Samsung China) in the People's Republic of China (PRC). Specifically, BIS amends Supplement No. 7 to Part 748 of the EAR to add two items to Samsung China's eligible items that may be exported, reexported or transferred (in country) to the company's eligible facilities (also known as "eligible destinations") in the PRC. EFFECTIVE DATE: This rule is effective March 5, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mi-Yong Kim, Chair, End-User Review Committee, Office of the Assistant Secretary, Export Administration, Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce, Phone: 202-482-5991; Fax: 202-482-3911; Email: ERC@bis.doc.gov

-Micron Technology Breaks Ground on Expansion of Singapore NAND Flash Memory Fabrication Facility
March 05, 2015
SINGAPORE - Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU), today hosted a groundbreaking ceremony with company and Singapore government officials to begin the expansion of its Singapore NAND flash memory fabrication facility.


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