Hanover, September 2014 – Viscom AG, the leading manufacturer of systems for optical and X-ray inspection has a new distribution partner in the North of Europe. With immediate effect, Sincotron Finland Oy will be responsible for the sales of Viscom inspection systems in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
Sincotron is based in Lohja, Finland and is well-established in the manufacture of products and equipment for electronics manufacturing. The company serves international customers and attaches great value to long-term cooperative customer relationships. Sincotron's product portfolio ranges from SMT material to paste printers, placement machines, solder ovens, and inspections to complete production lines. The company operates its own stencil production in Estonia.
Sincotron adds the complete Viscom system portfolio for SMT inspection, SPI (soldering paste inspection), AOI (automated optical inspection), AXI (automated X-ray inspection) and MXI (manual X-ray inspection) to its programme. In the company-own demonstration center in Lohja systems can be provisioned and tested, as they are needed. Experts with comprehensive know-how are available to answer all questions regarding products and electronics manufacturing. Pursuing a clear service strategy Sincotron offers its customers in addition a comprehensive training and support catalogue and assists with process optimization.
“With our new partner Sincotron Finland Oy we will be able to present the performance of our inspections system for automated optical inspections and X-ray inspections in a much better way,” explains Torsten Pelzer, Head of Sales at Viscom. “Sincotron has extensive experience in the area of SMT inspection, so that our existing and prospective customers will be ideally supported in the subject field of AOI and X-ray inspection. I'm looking forward to a good and successful cooperation.”
“After carefully evaluating different product strategies in the field of inspection, we have concluded that partnering with Viscom allows us to provide a complete premium offering for customers seeking quality control capabilities for any application in electronics production process,” said Jani Laatikainen, Vice President, Operations, for Sincotron Group. “We’re extremely excited about working with the team at Viscom because we do not only recognize the technical competence of the inspection technology but also the unique long term commitment to the industry. We extend our reach also into automated X-ray inspection market.”
Viscom AG develops, manufactures and sells high-quality inspection systems. The portfolio encompasses the complete bandwidth of optical and X-ray inspections. In the area of assembly inspection for electronics manufacturing, the company is among the leading suppliers worldwide. Viscom systems can be configured specific to the customer and can be interlinked. The company headquarters and manufacturing location is in Hanover, Germany. With a wide network of branches, applications centers, service support points and representatives, Viscom is represented internationally. Founded in 1984, Viscom has been listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ISIN: DE0007846867) since 2006. For additional information visit www.viscom.de.
Sincotron Group is a reliable supplier for electronics manufacturing industry with secure long-term customer relationships. The company was founded already in 1969. Sincotron offering covers a wide selection of products varying from simple tools to entire manufacturing lines. Profound training and support services are included with all products. Sincotron headquarters are located in Lohja, Finland, Sincotron operating also in Sweden, Norway and the Baltic region. Own stencil production is situated in Viimsi, Estonia. Sincotron partners are globally operating companies that have been carefully selected. In collaboration with partners Sincotron is serving also globally spread customers with the best possible flexibility and efficiency in all our lines of business. For additional information visit: www.sincotron.eu