News & Events

September 20, 2017

After Hurricane Irma: AIMCAL R2R Conference Update

AIMCAL R2R Conference organizers were notified by the Naples Grande Hotel that the conference space, specifically the ballroom, will not be repaired in time from the damage caused by hurricane Irma. While a disappointment to those who were looking forward to Naples, there is also some good news:

The Saddlebrook Resort and Spa, Tampa, FL is able to accommodate the meeting during the same dates, October…


September 11, 2017 News

Halvorson is new SCI service manager

Sputtering Components engineer Greg Halvorson has recently been promot­ed to Service Manager. In this role, he will be SCI’s focal point for worldwide service.

Besides driving service issues to closure, Halvorson will manage service con­tracts and create and deploy product training and education to enhance SCI customers’ product installation, maintenance and repair experience.

“This is both a challenging and important…


September 7, 2017 News

Sputtering Components releases new, smaller Swing Cathodeā„¢

Sputtering Components’ popular Swing Cathode™ is now available in a compact design. The smaller footprint allows for more flexibly in vacuum chamber design and for more cathodes in a system.

“Our market research shows a solid demand for this product,” said Chaffee Tran, New Business Development Manager at SCI. “It complements our two larger Swing Cathodes™ and SCI’s rotary cathode product line as a whole.”



August 9, 2017 Event

See us at the Rocky Mountain AVS exhibit

Sputtering Components will be heading to the hills September 21, 2017 as an exhibitor at the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the AVS Annual Symposium and Equipment Exhibit.

The event takes place from 10 am to 6 pm at the Westminster Double Tree in Westminster, Colorado. Westminster is a northwest suburb of Denver.

The equipment exhibit and student poster session is free, and lunch is included with…


August 9, 2017 Event

Sputtering Components will exhibit at October AIMCAL show

The Association of International Metallizers, Coaters, and Laminators (AIMCAL) R2R Conference in Tampa, Florida will be another stop in this fall’s exhibition schedule for Sputtering Components.  

The conference, which will be held at the Saddlebrook Resort and Spa, runs from October 15 - 18, 2017.

Recently re-named, this annual event has been a champion of roll to roll processing and the converting industry for many…