Geleen 3 September 2018 – By now most of you know what printed circuit boards are, how they look and what they are used for. But there are still many things you probably didn’t know. Therefore, here are some fun and cool facts about printed circuit boards.
1. Why are printed circuit boards green?
As you probably would have noticed almost every pcb has that distinctive green collor. But why? Why green and not blue, or red? Well the green that you see is the colour of the soldermask showing through the upper glass layer.
But is there a specific reason printed circuit boards are green? The short answer is no. There isn’t a specific reason why pcb’s are green. One theory states, that the green has to do with the standard used by the American military, and use of it spread from there. While another theory suggests that green could have been the colour of the original solder mask resin, use
Geleen 20 July 2018 – In the blog with a new direction comes a new facility we spoke about our new premises. This new premises does not only offer place for new offices but for a completely new fully equipped workshop as well.
What is new.
The new location provides our mechanics with a more spacious and well equipped workshop. With more room to manoeuvre and test machines the work environment is improved. Furthermore, the efficiency is changed for the better as all the materials used for refurbishment are better structured and can be located more easily. With this more spacious workshop our employees are capable of setting up industrial machine lines up to 20 meters in length. The same building provides the employees with new facilities like restrooms, a new canteen and a new dressing room with lockers
Geleen 20 July 2018 – on the 25th of May 2017 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came in to effect. Every company located within the European union had to comply to these new rules.
What is the GDPR?
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is aimed at giving the inhabitants of the European union control over their personal data. The GDPR in fact is a regulation in EU law specified on data protection and privacy for individuals. The GDPR replaces the previous privacy law in the Netherlands which was outdated as it became effective in 2001.
Why was the new law necessary?
Overall there are a couple of important points why the implementation of GDPR was absolutely necessary. Each point will be explained below.
Within every law, enforcement is of course very important. This is obtained in the GDPR, because supervisors of dif
Geleen, 4 July 2018 - With an expanding company the need for new fresh employees grows consistently. Perhaps you are one of our new team members! Please continue reading if you think that you would be the perfect match!
Why should you want to work at Vitech?
To be able to work at Vitech you should be very versatile as every day is different and your tasks will consists out of various different fields. As you can imagine the main fields in which you will operate are electrical and mechanical mechanics. With a lot of in-house specialist knowledge, there are plenty of opportunities for young mechanics to enter the world of PCB related machinery and learn from one of the best mechanics in this field.
What do we do?
Vitech International BV is a company mainly focussed on selling machines related to the PCB industry. Within Vitech Internation
Geleen, 20 June 2017 - A struggle many companies have to deal with these days is optimizing the supply chain. You want to keep your machines and sales running. Thereby companies tend to overstock their stockpile. And as soon as the necessity of certain products or machines drop, companies are left with excess inventory.
So what do most companies do when they have some overstocked items on their shelves. Correct they discard them, and most of the time even have to pay for it, to get rid of them. But what if we tell you, there is a possibility of making some money. There is a possibility of finally freeing up those shelves with overstocked items.
If this compels to your company we have good news, because Vitech International BV is willing to buy your overstocked items. So please check that shelf with old parts from machines that aren’t even in use anymore, because you aren’t looking at a pile of junk. No absolutely
Geleen, 29 March 2018 - We understand that buying new machines for your plant is a highly intensive process with several important aspects to consider. You want the machine that suit your business best.
To ensure that our customers are fully convinced of our machines' capabilities and condition, Vitech International reassures its customers by uploading demo videos of our machines. When a customer has special needs, or requirements, we are willing to show these via a demo video. Our engineers will start the machine and opperate it according to our customers wishes. Via this way our customers can see the running condition of our machines without having the trouble of coming to our workshop in the Netherlands. Check out our YouTube channel
Geleen, 9 November 2017 - Due to technical innovation, the printed circuit board is being rediscovered. People all over the world try to redevelop the classic circuit board. And with a rise of small devices like mobile phones the demand for small circuit boards rise’s. This has led to numerous solutions.
In big devices like computers the circuit board is rigged, when the device is compact like a small camera or a mobile phone the circuit board must be flexible. It needs to fold to fit inside. This is where the flexible circuit boards comes in.
Flexible circuit boards are so thin employable their nickname is origami circuitry. At the core of the board is
Geleen, 18 January 2018 - Welcome back to our weekly blog and the first blog of 2018! In 2017 we had the last blog of the series about History of Vitech International BV. This week we will kick off with a general blog about the importance of PCB's, enjoy.
Money makes the world go round. A well-known phrase often used by people all over the world. But is it correct? Is it really ‘money’ that makes the world go round. Here at Vitech, we disagree. We believe that printed circuit boards, PCB’s for short, make the world go round!
Of course, the first question that arises, why? Why should printed circuit boards make the world go round instead of money? Money is used for virtually anything. We value products with money, we pay with money and we use money to s
Geleen, 19 October 2017 - Welcome back to our weekly blog, this week we will continue the series about, the history of Vitech International B.V. We’ll dive into a particular part of our history which is, Vitech Services. We brought Vitech services up in a previous blog, and in this week’s blog, we will give you an insight into the core business of Vitech Services BV.
Over 25 years ago in 1990 Vitech Services BV was founded in Geleen, the Netherlands. Vitech Services was a provider of PCB test services, including board t
Geleen, 19 October 2017 - Welcome back at our weekly blog. This week we will start a new series which will be about the, History of Vitech International BV. Like every other company, Vitech has experienced a lot to become what it is today. With today’s blog we want to tell you a little bit about this history, and we will visualise this history using a timeline.
Where it all started.
Over 25 years ago Vitech was founded in Geleen, the Netherlands, testing and measuring prin