HB Fuller acquires Engent, increases microelectronic technology capacity

HB Fuller acquires Engent, increases microelectronic technology capacity

9:05 AM, 11th September 2012
HB Fuller acquires Engent, increases microelectronic technology capacity

ST PAUL, US: HB Fuller Company has finalized the purchase of Engent Inc, a provider of manufacturing, research and development services to the electronics industry. The Engent business adds state-of-the-art development capabilities, testing resources and technical support infrastructure. As a global, adhesives solutions provider in the highly attractive, fast growing and demanding electronics market, HB Fuller has now increased its market knowledge and qualification capabilities in a wide range of microelectronic assembly technologies.

“With this acquisition, we add advanced application technology, people and process knowledge that will enhance our growing business in electronics. Within this market, there is a diverse range of technologies being produced today and under development for production tomorrow. We plan to participate fully in these opportunities in this dynamic segment by combining and leveraging the adhesive development capabilities, investment resources and global reach of HB Fuller with the electronics expertise of Engent,” said Jim Owens, President and CEO, HB Fuller.

© WOC News 

0 Comments

Login

Your Comments (Up to 2000 characters)
Please respect our community and the integrity of its participants. WOC reserves the right to moderate and approve your comment.

Related News


Lanxess breaks ground for world’s largest Nd-PBR plant in Singapore

SINGAPORE/LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: Lanxess has broken ground for its new neodymium-based performance butadiene rubber (Nd-PBR) plant in Singapore. The com ...

Read more
Agrivida raises $15 million in series C financing

MEDFORD, US: Agrivida Inc, a developer of biotechnologies for agricultural and industrial processing, has raised $15 million as part of a series C fin ...

Read more
Shell to sell Holstein asset working interest for $560 million

THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS: Royal Dutch Shell Plc will sell its 50 per cent working interest in the Holstein Field, comprised of Green Canyon Blocks 644, ...

Read more
IFC and IFC ALAC Fund to invest $27 million in PetroNova

WASHINGTON DC, US: IFC, a member of the World Bank Group and the IFC African, Latin American and Caribbean Fund (IFC ALAC Fund), have agreed to make a ...

Read more
Praxair to buy CO2 from Honeywell Resins & Chemicals plant

DANBURY, US: Praxair Inc signed a 15-year agreement with Honeywell Resins & Chemicals to purchase carbon dioxide (CO2), a by-product of Honeywell& ...

Read more
KBR provides technology for first world-scale ammonia plant in US

HOUSTON, US: KBR has been awarded a contract by Iowa Fertilizer Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Orascom Construction Industries (OCI), to provid ...

Read more
www.worldofchemicals.com uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X