Odyssey signs EKK Eagle Semicon Components in distribution deal
O-ring and vacuum sealing technologies from EKK Eagle Semicon Components (EKKSC) are now available from Odyssey Technical Solutions. The specialist in RF. DC and microwave repairs has signed a distribution agreement with EKK Eagle Semicon Components for both the Americas and European markets. EKKSC was established in 2010, as the sales and engineering division of EKK Eagle for all semiconductor markets outside Japan.
Jim Plourde, president of Odyssey Technical Solutions, said: “Odyssey, with a 20-year history and over 100,000 successful worldwide repairs, is already working with many of the same people within the wafer fabs and other industries. This agreement offers an excellent opportunity for Odyssey to work with yet another world leader,” he said.
EKKSC manufactures its own monomers and controls the entire process from base monomer structure to polymerisation. EKKSC’s range of Superior elastomers from fluorocarbon-based fluoroelastomer materials (FKMs) to next-generation FFKMs (perfluoroelastomeric compounds containing an even higher amount of fluorine). An agreement with EKKSC expands Odyssey’s ability to make high-quality repairs, said the company.
Patrick Giorda, president of EKKSC, said: “As Odyssey also distributes other critical components, it has an experienced understanding of customers’ needs and expectations within those markets. It is the perfect partner for EKKSC.”
Odyssey Technical Solutions’ technology centre is repair facility located in Round Rock, Texas, USA. The engineering staff work in a facility, specialising in RF generators, automatch networks, DC power supplies, and microwave generators / power supplies. The Odyssey team is engaged with the latest advancements in process and equipment engineering. Services include repair, refurbishment, core exchanges, process and equipment engineering, and equipment sales. Odyssey is an ISO 9001:2015 and ANSI/ESD S20.20 Certified company, and a US veteran-owned company.