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Dorigo Optimizes PCB Assembly Using True 3D Optical Inspection for High Speed Production

Burnaby, BC, Canada – December 12, 2018 –
Dorigo Systems has integrated the Koh Young KY8030-3 Solder Paste Inspection (SPI) and 3D AOI system into its high speed Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assembly lines providing true 3D optical inspection. Dorigo is one of only a few select EMS providers in Canada that uses a true 3D measuring system providing foreign material inspection for the entire PCBA – vastly improving the ability to detect board defects during the manufacturing process.

“At Dorigo Systems, we continue to adapt our electronics manufacturing processes to achieve close to zero board defects,” states Paul Vasvary, Business Development Manager, Dorigo Systems. “By implementing the Koh Young Technology that analyzes true 3D measurement, Dorigo is building PCBA’s right the first time.”

By accessing all board data, Dorigo Systems uses an inspection solution that collects and analyzes large amounts of data producing traceable results and increasing board quality. The Koh Young KY8030-3 SPI and 3D AOI system detects all kinds of board defects using patented shadow-free 3D moiré technology including: missing, offset, rotation, polarity, upside down, OCV/OCR, solder filet, billboarding, lifted lead, lifted body, and tombstone bridging.

“The Zenith series provides superior results by measuring every aspect of the component and solder joint according to IPC-A-610 standards,” says Chas Yu, Dorigo’s Quality Manager. “By quickly measuring components and solder joints, and then offering critical height information to the inspection algorithms, we can now immediately identify errors like pad overhang and insufficient solder.”

The Koh Young KY8030-3 SPI and 3D AOI system uses data-driven analytics to overcome production challenges and enables smart manufacturing for Dorigo Systems high speed lines vastly improving board inspection. True 3D optical scanning removes shadow problems by utilizing 8-way projection while providing accurate PCB inspection data with real-time PCB warp compensation.

“When it comes to building high-precision electronics, there is no margin for error,” states Paul Vasvary, Business Development Manager. “3D optical inspection ensures we continue to provide superior electronics manufacturing services to our customers.”


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For the third year running, Dorigo Systems has sponsored a company Christmas tree in the Deer Lake Rotary Club's "Festival of Lights" at Brentwood Town Centre. This annual fundraiser supports "Boots for Kids", a program which provides new, warm boots to children in Burnaby. Last year, Rotarians donated more than 150 hours of their time to provide 270 pairs of boots to children in 8 community schools.

We're happy to be part of our vibrant community in Burnaby and donate our time to such a worthy cause. Merry Christmas!

Click here for more infornation about Boots for Kids.

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The Pillon Holdings Group is very pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship at President Mark Pillon’s alma mater, Simon Fraser University.

Starting in 2018, the Pillon Holdings Group of Companies Scholarship in Applied Sciences will be granted each year to an outstanding undergraduate student in the faculty of Applied Sciences with preference given to those enrolled in Electronics Engineering.

We look forward to sharing the names of award recipients as they are named.


What makes it so great to work at Dorigo Systems? Discover some of the key reasons in this month's BC Tech Associations' "Spotlight on Tech".

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Kerri Ross

We’re delighted to welcome Kerri Ross to our growing team at Dorigo Systems. Kerri brings with her years of experience in contract manufacturing for printed circuit board assemblies. Prior to joining our team, she oversaw a cross-functional team of 63 people, consisting of purchasing, planning and engineering staff as well as production operators.

Kerri has proven success in analyzing and improving production processes. She has experience in production and manufacturing planning, training and capacity analysis.

In this industry deliverables keep coming in at an incredible pace,” says Kerri, “and yet walking through the production floor here at Dorigo, everyone greets each other, smiles and offers help, jokes and asks about one another. I cannot wait to get to work with everyone over the coming months and years as we face challenges and victories together. My hope is that we continue to grow and use the growth to explore how we can best flex to meet our industry's needs.”

We believe that Kerri is a strong addition to our team and we welcome her to Dorigo Systems!