Graphic PLC’s joint venture in China take on the latest Orbotech LDI technology

Circuit World

ISSN: 0305-6120

Article publication date: 8 February 2011

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(2011), "Graphic PLC’s joint venture in China take on the latest Orbotech LDI technology", Circuit World, Vol. 37 No. 1. https://doi.org/10.1108/cw.2011.21737aab.004

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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Graphic PLC’s joint venture in China take on the latest Orbotech LDI technology

Article Type: Industry news From: Circuit World, Volume 37, Issue 1

Graphic PLC, a leading British manufacturer of high-technology interconnect PCBs, has ordered a Paragon™-Xpress 9 laser direct imaging (LDI) system to be delivered to their 50 per cent joint-venture partnership company, Dongguan Somacis-Graphic PCB Co., in Dongguan, Republic of China.

Commenting on the purchase, Mr Rex Rosario, Chairman at Graphic PLC, said: “We have had a long standing and fruitful partnership with Orbotech for many years. This includes the utilization of a full range of Orbotech equipment with advanced technologies that have been instrumental in helping us to continue growing our business successfully. It is a natural decision for us to extend this relationship now to our joint-venture operation in China by implementing Orbotech’s latest LDI solution to ensure superior imaging capabilities and meeting our high-volume production needs. We are pleased that Orbotech’s global infrastructure is able to support us wherever we operate worldwide.”

Mr Yoav Harel, President of Orbotech west, said “We very much appreciate the excellent relationship that we have with Graphic PLC. We are glad to be able to continue partnering with them to support their production needs with leading solutions and responsive support as they expand into new business areas such as this joint venture in China.”

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