2003 News

November 25, 2003
Dr. Ursula Meyer Appointed European Applications Scientist
Dr. Meyer will oversee the day to day operations of Nordson MARCH's regional applications laboratory at the Maastricht, Netherlands facility and will focus on customer requirements throughout Europe.

November 10, 2003
Ion-Free Plasma Processing for a Broader Range of Semiconductor Devices
With ion-free processing, the ions, electrons, and protons are removed, enabling the chemically active radicals and byproducts to perform the work using oxygen as the source gas.

August 11, 2003
Nordson MARCH Moves to New Headquarters
Nordson MARCH plans to occupy a new 12,000-square foot facility located just around the corner from the current facility.

July 25, 2003
Introducing the FlexTRAK™ Plasma Treatment System
The FlexTRAK is capable of both direct and downstream ion-free plasma processing for treating a broad range of semiconductor devices. It is the only commercially available, high-throughput plasma system with flexible gas dynamics.

April 17, 2003
Growing PCB Market for Plasma
Nordson MARCH reports increased interest in plasma treatment for PCB manufacturing. Worldwide sales volume was up significantly the first quarter over last quarter 2002.

March 9, 2003
New Sales Representation for PCB Product Lines
Nordson MARCH has strengthened their sales network by adding five representative firms to support their PCB plasma product lines.

February 9, 2003
Enhancements to the XTRAK™ In-Line Series
The XTRAK gas plasma treatment system provides a fast, efficient method for surface treatment and cleaning prior to wire bonding, die attach, encapsulation, conformal coating, and other processes.

January 13, 2003
Dave Selestak Joins Nordson MARCH as Eastern Regional Sales Manager
Selestak will have sales management responsibility for Nordson MARCH's complete line of plasma treatment systems, and will provide local support and direction for their network of sales representatives.