Press Releases

2014 Press Releases

Tronics rides the medical MEMS wave
, Category : 2014 Press Releases

> Article source According to our research, the MEMS market for medical applications is currently approximately $2.1 billion, and is projected to grow at double digit rates for the next decade.  Since MEMS based motion sensors for consumer applications are rapidly getting commoditized, medical MEMS may represent …Read More

Movea Leads New ASIMUT Project in Partnership with Tronics, EASII-IC and CEA to Deliver Accurate Pedestrian Navigation Without GPS
, Category : 2014 Press Releases

Supported by French innovation cluster, Minalogic, the initiative will develop innovative positioning capability and devices Grenoble, France – WEBWIRE – Thursday, April 10, 2014 Grenoble, France – April 10, 2014 – Movea, the leader in embedded software for motion processing …Read More

Tronics manufactures the first piezoresistive nanowire 6DOF inertial MEMS
, Category : 2014 Press Releases

2014 Mobile World Congress – Tronics announces that it has successfully manufactured the first single chip 6DOF MEMS based on the breakthrough piezoresistive nanowire technology, licensed from CEA-Leti. This is a major step towards the industrialization of 6DOF and 9DOF …Read More

2013 Press Releases

Tronics appoints Laurence Fayand Chief Financial Officer
, Category : 2013 Press Releases

Tronics, an international, full service manufacturer of MEMS, hires senior semiconductor industry executive Laurence Fayand as Chief Financial Officer. We are very pleased to hire someone with such great experience. As we move forward in 2014, we are expanding our …Read More

Tronics appoints Pascal Langlois Chief Executive Officer
, Category : 2013 Press Releases

Tronics, an international, full service manufacturer of MEMS, hires Pascal Langlois, a senior semiconductor industry executive, as Chief Executive Officer. Tronics has been very successful in the past few years and I look forward to further developing its technological leadership, …Read More

Tronics delivered its millionth high performance inertial MEMS sensor
, Category : 2013 Press Releases

After 15 years in the business, Tronics has sold more than one million high performance inertial MEMS sensors. A significant number in markets where yearly volumes are typically in the thousands. Stéphane Renard, founder of Tronics said: “16 years after …Read More

Tronics reports record 2012 income of 16.7 million Euros
, Category : 2013 Press Releases

Tronics closed a very successful 2012 with total income of 16.7 million Euros ($ 22,1M), 1.8 million Euros in net profit ($ 2,4M) and expanded its investments in submicron and glass technologies. Peter Pfluger, CEO of Tronics, commented: “I am …Read More

Tronics takes breakthrough submicron MEMS technology of CEA-LETI to production
, Category : 2013 Press Releases

Tronics kicks-off the industrialization of a unique piezoresistive nanowire MEMS technology that can take 9 DOF motion sensors to a new level of competitiveness. Peter Pfluger, CEO of Tronics, explains: “This is the most exciting technological endeavor I have been …Read More

2012 Press Releases

Tronics Launches its First High Performance MEMS Gyro Product
, Category : 2012 Press Releases

Tronics introduces a new high performance angular rate sensor (gyrometer) for demanding applications such as platform stabilization. The product is based on Tronics’ long-standing expertise in high-end inertial sensors using MEMS-on-SOI and high vacuum wafer level packaging technologies. Grenoble, France …Read More

Tronics Bets on High Growth of the Chinese MEMS Business and Creates “Chinatronics”
, Category : 2012 Press Releases

Tronics invests in a joint venture in China to strengthen its commercial activities in the region and provide local support to its customers. Tronics’ CEO Peter Pfluger comments: “ I have been personally closely involved in the development of our …Read More

Tronics Returns to Strong Growth with 11.4 Million Euros ($ 15,2M) Revenue in 2011
, Category : 2012 Press Releases

Leading Custom MEMS Manufacturer closes 2011 with four Profitable Quarters, enlarged customer base, and very positive 2012 outlook. Tronics is growing strongly again. After an uninspiring 2009 and 2010, business started picking up in late 2010, and remained very healthy …Read More

2011 Press Releases

Tronics will Manufacture DelfMEMS Innovative RF MEMS Switches
, Category : 2011 Press Releases

Dallas, TX, Grenoble, France (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 Tronics announced today that it has been selected by DelfMEMS S.A. as its MEMS foundry partner for manufacturing DelfMEMS’ revolutionary RF MEMS switches. Industrialization is already well underway and Tronics will address …Read More

Tronics Expands its Manufacturing Facilities
, Category : 2011 Press Releases

Tronics Expands its Manufacturing Facilities and Headquarters GRENOBLE, France, DALLAS, TX and SAN JOSE, CA U.S.A — September 20, 2011 Following several years of solid performance and a recent increase in bookings, Tronics has invested in a much larger headquarters …Read More

Tronics Hires Herve Borrel as Director of Sales and Marketing
, Category : 2011 Press Releases

GRENOBLE, France & MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GRENOBLE, France, DALLAS, Texas, and MILPITAS, California, U.S.A. – May 24, 2011 Tronics, an international, full-service manufacturer of MEMS, today announced that industry veteran Hervé Borrel has been named director of sales and marketing. Borrel, …Read More

2010 Press Releases

Tronics Installs Multiple Nanoplas HDRF© Tools in its Two Facilities in Grenoble and Dallas
, Category : 2010 Press Releases

Tronics Invests in Innovative Technology to Support its Developments and Ensure Process Compatibility in its Two Fabs GRENOBLE and ORSAY, France, and Dallas, U.S.A. — May. 26, 2010 — Nanoplas, a leading global supplier of HDRF© Plasma Processing Equipment for …Read More

Tronics and Si-Ware Systems Partners In Developing MEMS Gyro Sensors
, Category : 2010 Press Releases

Companies to Jointly Develop and Market a Platform for Gyro Sensors With Tronics’ Custom Transducers and Si-Ware’s ASIC Solutions GRENOBLE, France, and CAIRO, Egypt — Feb. 23, 2010 — Tronics, a leading global, manufacturer of integrated custom MEMS components, and …Read More

2009 Press Releases

Thales and Tronics in Partnership for High-performance Inertial MEMS
, Category : 2009 Press Releases

Custom MEMS produced by Tronics to be used in Thales navigation systems for civil aircraft and defence applications Grenoble and Valence, France — Dec. 8, 2009 — Tronics Microsystems, a manufacturer of integrated custom MEMS components, and Thales, a leading …Read More

Tronics Wins 2009 Foundry of the Year Award From EuroAsia semiconductor Magazine
, Category : 2009 Press Releases

Tronics Honored for Continued Success and Expansion of Its Value-add Custom MEMS Manufacturing Business CROLLES, France — Oct. 7, 2009 — Tronics, a leading global integrated manufacturer of custom MEMS, has received the 2009 Foundry of the Year Award from …Read More

Tronics’ 2008 Sales Revenues Totaled 11 Million Euros ($16.3 Million); Net Profit Was 858,000 Euros ($1.3 Million)
, Category : 2009 Press Releases

Leading MEMS Manufacturer Achieves 10 Consecutive Profitable Quarters, While Absorbing Both Acquisition Costs and Global Economic Downturn CROLLES, France, DALLAS, Texas, and SUNNYVALE, Calif., U.S.A — April 15, 2009 — Tronics, a leading global integrated manufacturer of custom MEMS, today …Read More

2008 Press Releases

Tronics Microsystems Expands MEMS Development and Manufacturing Capabilities in the U.S. through Formation of Tronics MEMS, Inc.
, Category : 2008 Press Releases

Texas-based Company Extends Tronics’ Capabilities and Production Capacities To Serve New Customers and Applications Around the Globe CROLLES, France, and RICHARDSON, Texas — Dec. 10, 2008 — Tronics Microsystems SA, a global leader in manufacturing custom components and microsystems for …Read More

Tronics Microsystems Expands Offer to Medical Device Industry By Acquiring MedTech Development
, Category : 2008 Press Releases

Silicon Valley-Based MedTech Development Enables MEMS Provider o Broaden its Competencies and Better Access US Medical Companies CROLLES, France, and SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Sept. 10, 2008 — Tronics Microsystems SA, a global leader in custom MEMS components and microsystems for …Read More

Tronics Microsystems Achieves Annual Net Profit of 1.3 Million Euros; Revenue Grows 56 Percent to 10.5 Million Euros
, Category : 2008 Press Releases

Solid Profit Underscores Tronics’ Success and Efficiency in Executing End-to-End Development and High-Yield Manufacturing Services for Custom Products GRENOBLE, France – April 8, 2008 – Tronics Microsystems SA, a leading global manufacturer of high value-add and highly differentiated custom MEMS …Read More

Europractice IC Service Expands to MEMS Prototyping
, Category : 2008 Press Releases

Tronics Microsytems’ SOI MEMS Technology Selected as the First MEMS Technology Offered CROLLES, France, and LEUVEN, Belgium – March 11, 2008 – Tronics Microsystems SA, a leading global manufacturer of custom MEMS components for demanding applications, and IMEC, representing Europractice …Read More

2007 Press Releases

Tronics Microsystems Receives Deloitte Technology Fast-Growth Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
, Category : 2007 Press Releases

Leading Custom MEMS Provider Also Ranked France’s Fastest-Growing Semiconductor Company and No. 1 in Growth Based on Technology Transfer CROLLES, France – Dec. 5, 2007 – Tronics Microsystems SA, a leading global contract developer and manufacturer of highly differentiated custom …Read More

Fueled by Strong Revenue Growth, Tronics Becomes First Pure-Play Custom MEMS Manufacturer to Maintain Profitability
, Category : 2007 Press Releases

Leading Performance in Emerging Industry Validates Tronics’ Vision and Business Model GRENOBLE, France – Oct. 23, 2007 – Tronics Microsystems SA, the leading global contract developer and manufacturer of highly differentiated custom MEMS components for demanding applications, announced today that …Read More

Tronics Microsystems and Alcatel Micro Machining Systems To Jointly Develop Advanced MEMS DRIE Technology
, Category : 2007 Press Releases

Project Targets Next-Generation MEMS to Establish New Performance Benchmarks for the Industry CROLLES, France, and ANNECY, France – June 6, 2007 – Tronics Microsystems SA, a global leader in manufacturing custom MEMS components for demanding applications, and Alcatel Micro Machining …Read More

Tronics Strengthens Characterization, Assembly And Testing Capabilities for Custom MEMS Devices
, Category : 2007 Press Releases

Fast-Growing MEMS Manufacturer’s Expansion Increases Value Add For Customers and Further Differentiates Tronics from Pure Play Foundries CROLLES, France – April 12, 2007 – Tronics Microsystems SA, a global leader in manufacturing custom MEMS components and microsystems for demanding applications, …Read More

2006 Press Releases

Tronics selected amongst the top 200 fastest growing company by Deloitte Touche award
, Category : 2006 Press Releases

For the third consecutive year, Tronics Microsystems is selected among the 200 fastest growing high-tech companies in Europe, Middle-East and Africa by the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA award. Tronics was also awarded fastest French company in the semi-conductor and …Read More

Tronics Microsystems unveils that the transition of its MEMS manufacturing line from 4″ to 6″ wafer technology is now complete and fully operational
, Category : 2006 Press Releases

Tronics Microsystems unveils that the transition of its MEMS manufacturing line from 4″ to 6″ wafer technology is now complete and fully operational

MEMS in Europe: a perspective from Tronics Microsystems
, Category : 2006 Press Releases

TRONIC’S Microsystems was founded in 1997 as a spin-off from LETI. The company has enjoyed impressive growth and is one of the leading MEMS foundries in the world. We recently spoke with TRONIC’S CEO Peter Pfluger about the interesting start …Read More

Tronics Microsystems extends capabilities and capacity to meet growing demand for MEMS
, Category : 2006 Press Releases

CROLLES, France – May 23, 2006 – Tronics Microsystems, a leading contract manufacturer of custom MEMS components for demanding applications, today announced that it is extending its capabilities for design, frontend/backend manufacturing and electronic interfacing of MEMS components supported by …Read More

Tronics is the partner you can trust to support your MEMS project from design to product delivery
, Category : 2006 Press Releases

Tronics Microsystems is now offering a new technology of 60µm SOI High Aspect Ratio Micromachining featuring an hermetic Wafer Level Packaging on a MPW service. This is the first industrial technology of this type and it is now available on …Read More