Industry leaders meet to discuss device design issues at free one-day forum
18 September 2013 (Indianapolis, Indiana) – A new forum has been announced for 30 October 2013. Co-sponsored by Specialty Coating Systems (SCS), Oliver Tolas, Zestron, NAMSA and Amsonic, the one-day seminar, entitled “Designing Medical Devices: Advanced Solutions for Today’s Designers,” will educate engineers on various aspects of the medical device design process, including regulatory affairs, cleaning, device coating, final preparation and packaging.
Headlining the event is Keynote Speaker Georg Bauer, ...Read more
Breakthrough technology effectively eliminates microorganisms on devices.
June 18, 2013 (Indianapolis, IN) – Specialty Coating Systems is pleased to announce a significant breakthrough in Parylene coating technologies: SCS microRESIST™ Antimicrobial Parylene Technology. SCS microRESIST combines the benefits of Parylene with antimicrobial properties to effectively eliminate harmful microorganisms on coated devices and components.
As healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) increase and continue to pose a challenge to hospitals and healthcare facilities, providers are tasked with improving patient health while reducing the risk of infection. ...Read more
State-of-the-art facility increases SCS’ footprint in England
Built to enable lean flow of operations as well as support future growth, the new Woking site features an updated, larger Class 10K cleanroom, increased space for part preparation and processing, and room for expansion. In addition to increased production floor space, the engineering, quality and meeting facilities have been expanded within the site. The new site is ISO 9001:2008 certified as SCS remains committed to the maintaining the highest product quality and standards in the industry. ...Read more
April 10, 2013 – (Indianapolis, Indiana) – The industry-leading SCS Precisioncoat spray coating and dispense system will be on exhibit at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2013 in Nuremberg, April 16-18, 2013. SCS Equipment Manager Brad Banfill will be available at the SmartRep stand, 7-419, to answer questions and assist in coating system demonstrations.
Visitors are also invited to join a presentation by SmartRep application engineer Sebastian Aulbach, “Conformal coating of electronic components with SCS Precisioncoat.” The presentation will take place in stand 7-419 on Wednesday, ...Read more
February 19, 2013 (Indianapolis, Indiana) Specialty Coating Systems is pleased to announce its new thermal cure system – the SCS Precisioncure TC. The easy-to-use system uses high volume forced convection heating to deliver efficient and reliable curing results.
The Precisioncure TC is available with three or seven heating zones, featuring independent closed-loop blower speed control to ensure stable thermal performance. The unit’s power lift hood allows easy access to the process chamber and Windows®-based software offers a user-friendly interface and data logging capabilities. ...Read more
Certification showcases company’s commitment to continuous improvement.
February 12, 2013 — (Indianapolis, Indiana) – Specialty Coating Systems is pleased to announce the company has achieved AS9100 Revision C certification for its Parylene coating service centers in Austin, Texas, and Singapore. SCS received AS9100C certification for their coating facilities in California, Indiana, New Hampshire and Wisconsin in early 2012.
The AS9100 standard expands the requirements of ISO 9001 to meet rigorous demands of the aerospace and defense industries. ...Read more
Specialty Coating Systems is sponsoring CTEA’s (Central Texas Electronics Association) Electronics Design & Manufacturing Symposium at its Austin coating facility on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. The event includes speakers from Flextronics, Freescale Semiconductor, The Villhard Patent Group and Specialty Coating Systems. A tour of the facility and dinner are also included in the program. Questions related to the event and RSVPs should be directed to Bob Baker: firstname.lastname@example.org. ...Read more