February 17, 2011 - Marketwire -- inTEST Corporation (NASDAQ: INTT), an independent designer, manufacturer and marketer of semiconductor automatic test equipment (ATE) interface solutions and temperature management products, announced that two INTT subsidiaries, Temptronic and Sigma Systems, both in Sharon, MA, will begin operating under the umbrella trade name, inTEST Thermal Solutions Corp.
Temptronic, established in 1970, and Sigma Systems, established in 1956, have come together to offer a line of thermal test products for test and process control. Effective immediately, customers, vendors, representatives and distributors of Temptronic and Sigma Systems will be conducting business with inTEST Thermal Solutions Corp. (www.inTESTthermal.com).
James Pelrin, president of inTEST Thermal Solutions Corp., noted, "This is the next step in the process of broadening the marketing range and engineering capabilities of the two separate entities. Together, Temptronic and Sigma Systems have been engineering and marketing leading-edge thermal solutions for over 100 years, solving unique and challenging temperature problems. Under the banner of inTEST Thermal Solutions Corporation, the division will engineer the broadest range of temperature-related test, conditioning, and process products on the market." Pelrin continued, "We specialize in meeting the most demanding applications by engineering unique thermal test solutions, whether it is a "non-standard" size, very specific and challenging transition rates, specialized access ports or temperature testing in a localized area. Our products include thermal chambers and platforms, air and fluid chillers, semiconductor test tools, and our unique mobile temperature test system."
The Thermal division product line addresses a number of growth markets, including high-speed networking and the use of fiber optic components and devices for 4G and 10G communications, broadband TV satellites, and military applications. Mr. Pelrin commented,
inTEST Corporation is an independent designer, manufacturer and marketer of ATE interface solutions and temperature management products, which are used by semiconductor manufacturers to perform final testing of integrated circuits (ICs) and wafers. For more information visit www.intest.com.