Electrical Electronic Breadcrumb Home Electrical and Electronics News EU urged to prepare for mounting piles of engineering plastics waste Europe will be facing a growing amount of waste from technical plastic parts in the coming years, a recent white paper has warned. News Honeywell plans closure of Welsh plastics plant Honeywell, a US-based electronics component manufacturer, is reported to be planning the closure of a UK-based manufacturing site. News Asahi Kasei investing €240m in expansion of LIB separators Japanese technology group Asahi Kasei has announced plans to invest €238m in expanding the production of lithium-ion battery separators at its facilities in Shiga, Japan and Charlotte, North Carolina. News Korean electrical auto parts maker Yura Corp. picks Albania for new plant Automotive electrical and electronic parts specialist Yura Corporation is investing nearly €20m to set up a new components manufacturing plant in Albania. News Asahi Kasei to display Li-ion battery mock-up at AABC Japanese materials supplier Asahi Kasei and its US-based subsidiary Celgard will be displaying a newly-developed lithium-ion battery mock-up at the Advanced Automotive Battery Conference Europe (AABC) in Strasbourg at the end of this month. News Grupo Antolin ready for more growth Spanish auto supplier Grupo Antolin is considering the potential for future acquisitions to strengthen its electronics expertise, even as it also invests in more — and more efficient — manufacturing. News South African group bids for Slovenian battery maker TAB South African energy storage products and auto parts manufacturer Metair Investments Ltd is bidding to enter Europe's expanding EV power supply business News Intertronics to distribute Wacker silicones in UK, Ireland Wacker Chemie AG has awarded a distribution contract for its silicone products to the UK-based Intertronics, the company has announced. News German automotive supplier investing in Lithuania German automotive wiring supplier Baltijos Eukutecas is investing €1.5m in setting up new production operations at the Lithuanian free economic zone of Klaipeda. News Borealis expands Swedish electrical testing centre Borealis AG and Borouge, have opened the newly expanded high voltage (HV) electrical testing facilities at the Borealis Innovation Centre in Stenungsund, Sweden. News Plastronics start-up secures funding from Faurecia, Plastic Omnium Oulu, Finland-based TactoTek, a leading developer of injection moulded structural electronics (IMSE) solutions, has closed $23m (€18.4m) in funding, as part of its growth strategy. News Sweden's GARO group ramps up production at Polish plant extension Sweden-based electrical components manufacturer GARO is currently ramping up production at the extension of its plant at Szczecin, Poland after completion of a €1.85m expansion there. News Hungary's Videoton plans new €24m electronics assembly plant Hungarian electronic parts maker and assembly group Videoton is to invest more than €24m on a new manufacturing plant with upgraded technology at its electronics assembly operation in central Hungary. News Sweden's Hexatronic acquires US manufacturer of HDPE conduit lines Hexatronic Group AB of Sweden, a manufacturer of fibre optic products, is acquiring Blue Diamond Industries LLC, the second-largest high density polyethylene conduit company in the United States. Load More Newsletters PNE Weekly e-Bulletin (Weekly) Automotive Newsletter (Monthly) Packaging Newsletter (Monthly) Injection Moulding Newsletter (Monthly) Recycling Newsletter (Monthly) EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.