BTU Receives Multi-Unit Orders for PYRAMAX™ Solder Reflow Ovens from SATS Companies

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass.,Feb. 7,2012— BTU International, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment for the alternative energy and electronics manufacturing markets, today announced the receipt of multiple orders for PYRAMAX™ solder reflow ovens from semiconductor assembly and test subcontractors (SATS) located in Asia. The orders are valued in excess of $1 million and shipments will be completed during the first half of 2012.

“These orders are further evidence that our Pyramax continues to be the unit of choice for major SATS companies,” said Jim Griffin, vice president of sales and service for BTU International. “The SATS market segment remains one of the strongest in the electronics industry. SATS customers demand performance and our Pyramax is up to the task,” added Griffin.

PYRAMAX reflow ovens set the industry standard for thermal performance, providing electronics manufacturers with the highest throughput and increased flexibility to compete successfully in today’s challenging marketplace. BTU’s exclusive closed-loop convection control provides precise heating and cooling control, constant heat transfer, maximum process control and low nitrogen consumption, resulting in the lowest cost-of-ownership in the industry. PYRAMAX is the industry’s most versatile performer and its best value.

About BTU International

BTU International is a market-leading, global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes to the alternative energy and electronics assembly markets. BTU’s equipment and expertise are used in the manufacturing of solar cells and nuclear fuel as well as the production of printed circuit board assemblies and semiconductor packaging. BTU has design and manufacturing operations in North Billerica, Massachusetts, and Shanghai, China, with direct sales and service worldwide. Information about BTU International is available at


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BTU International, Inc.
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