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Dynex Semiconductor Ltd. Announces CEO Paul Taylor is Stepping Down

03 January 2017

Lincoln, England , Jan. 3, 2017 - Dynex Semiconductor Ltd. announced a change in leadership today.

Dr. Paul Taylor announced today that as of 16 January, he is relinquishing the position of Chief Executive Officer and Director, roles that he has held since 2004. He will be replaced by Clive Vacher .

In 1976, Dr. Taylor joined AEI Semiconductor Limited, a Lincoln business unit of GEC and the predecessor of Dynex Semiconductor Limited. At the time of the acquisition by Dynex in 2000, Dr. Taylor was Chief Technology Officer, which position he held until he was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer.

At the end of 2015 Dr. Taylor announced to the Board his intention to reduce his work load and a formal search was launched to identify a successor. Following his replacement, Paul takes up a new position as Chief Advisor to Zhuzhou CRRC Times Electric Co. Ltd., Dynex's parent company.

Dr. Paul Taylor commented, "I have been 40 years with Dynex and its antecedents, thoroughly enjoyed all my time as CEO. I am delighted to remain involved with CRRC Times Electric Company. I am excited that Clive Vacher has agreed to replace me. I have no doubt he will be very successful. He has an excellent background that's relevant to Dynex's needs." Read more:  http://www.dynexpower.com/news/137

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Dynex Semiconductor at PCIM 2016

11 May 2016

PCIM 2016 has begun and Dynex Semiconductor is excited to show off their latest products. With a number of displays there has been particular interest in the Pulsed Power Assemblies and Test Equipment. Visitors have also been interested to see the companies Custom IGBT Modules and Electric Vehicle capabilities.

If you are at PCIM please feel free to visit the Dynex stand 313 in Hall 9. Read More...

Dynex Semiconductor meets engineering students at the annual Lincoln College Engineering Fair

01 March 2016

“Events like this are great to highlight the opportunities that we have in our company to the next generation of young engineers.

“Recruiting UK based engineers is difficult and having the opportunity to promote the industry to our youngsters is important to us.

“Engineering is full of exciting opportunities in future technology. Developments in hybrid electric vehicles and renewable energies, for example, are not only exciting but important too.” - Katherine Nelson is HR Advisor at Dynex Semiconductors.

Read more: http://www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/news/2016/02/24/engineering-students-meet-local-employers-annual-engineering-fair Read More...

Dynex Semiconductor sets its sights on electric car market

18 February 2016

Dynex Semiconductor Ltd is developing converters, inverters and battery chargers for electric vehicles such as cars.

They help cars convert electricity from the Grid into power that their engines can use.

Dynex's Chinese parent company wants to assert itself in the market before electric engines replace conventional ones - which will bring an inevitable explosion of competition.

It will grow its specialist team from 10 to 30 people to work on the technology, and there is a new building on its Doddington Road site for its research and development team to expand into.

A new laboratory and equipment worth £1 million will be used to develop and test the parts.

Read more: http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/City-manufacturer-sets-sights-electric-car-market/story-28632807-detail/story.html Read More...

Dynex Awarded €1 million R&D Grant from EU

19 November 2015

Lincoln, England, September 28th, 2015 – Dynex Power Inc., a leading specialist high power semiconductor company, today announced that its subsidiary, Dynex Semiconductor Ltd, had been awarded grants totaling €1 million by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme to develop the next generation of electronic components for use in aircraft. Read More...

Dynex Semiconductor Ltd to Exhibit at the Low Carbon Vehicle Event

09 September 2015

Dynex Semiconductor Ltd will be exhibiting, for the first time, at the Low Carbon Vehicle Event on the 9th & 10th Sept 2015. The venue is the Millbrook Proving Ground and you can find Dynex at Stand C3-302.Please see the following links for more information about the event, the exhibitors and how to register. Read More...

IMPORTANT : Counterfeit Goods

14 July 2015

It has been brought to our attention that an increasing number of counterfeit products are appearing on the semiconductor marketplace. Read More...

Dynex Honoured to Host Visit for Chinese Minister Counsellor Jin

05 June 2015

Dynex Semiconductor Ltd today announced their appreciation for the privilege of providing the Minister Counsellor and his colleagues with an insight into how the UK’s largest high power semiconductor manufacturer works alongside the China South Locomotive & Rolling Stock Corporation Limited (CSR), the world’s largest manufacturer of electric locomotives, as an excellent example of how many UK businesses successfully integrate with Chinese companies. Read More...

Celebration of Lincoln’s engineering past, present and future

17 April 2015

A giant pendulum hanging from the roof of Lincoln Cathedral will be just one of many exciting attractions as Spark Engineering Festival returns to Lincoln. Read More...