06/18/2013

Despatch Industries, with a long held reputation for high quality industrial ovens and furnaces, has implemented new manufacturing processes that have reduced lead times by 50% or more.

03/20/2013

Despatch has received an order for a custom production furnace from Bloom Energy. The furnace is capable of reaching temperatures up to 1000°C through a combination of convective and radiant heating technology that utilizes custom heating elements.

02/05/2013

Despatch Industries sold several PRVO Paint Sample Drying Ovens to an automotive and industrial refinish company for testing the performance of their various paints and finishes.

10/20/2012

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, will be featuring its new Safire firing furnace at the upcoming Taiwan International PV Forum and Exhibition.

09/18/2012

Despatch Industries announces that the company has recently completed high-volume production testing of its new Safire firing furnace at Nice Sun PV Co.

09/05/2012

Despatch Industries will be launching its new Safire firing furnace at the upcoming EU Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition taking place from September 24-28 in Frankfurt, Germany.

08/29/2012

Despatch Industries has received multiple orders for the company’s recently redesigned PCO2-14 inert atmosphere, clean process ovens. All orders came from European customers performing polyimide curing applications.

08/03/2012

Despatch Industries is now offering online equipment ordering of the LAC and LBB bench top ovens. Online ordering is available to customers in the United States. Accessories are also available such as oven stands, cabinets and additional shelves.

07/25/2012

Despatch Industries recently fulfilled an order for several of the company’s custom, inert atmosphere polyimide curing ovens.

07/19/2012

Despatch Industries has received a large order for over thirty LCC nitrogen atmosphere, silicone-free construction, clean process ovens.

06/13/2012

Despatch Industries announces that the company is partnering with the Australian Carbon Fibre Research Facility, developed in partnership with the Victorian Centre of Advanced Materials Manufacturing, to provide carbon fiber production equipment.

06/04/2012

Despatch Industries launched its newly redesigned, wide-format website today. The website features new design and media elements and updated product content and company information.

05/30/2012

Despatch Industries has seen a recent increase in orders for the company’s PTC ovens. Despatch’s PTC ovens are most often used in the petroleum industry to perform burn-in and qualification testing of down-hole electronic logging equipment.

05/14/2012

Despatch Industries and DelSolar Co., Ltd are pleased to announce that DelSolar will be upgrading one of their high-volume solar cell production lines with Despatch’s new, patent-pending DriTech™ dryer.

02/28/2012

Despatch Industries, the leader in thermal process technologies for carbon fiber production, will be participating in the upcoming 2012 JEC Europe Composites Show.

02/27/2012

Despatch Industries, announces that the company is now able to deliver four week lead times on orders for standard model production ovens outfitted with standard options.

01/31/2012

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces the new Protocol 3™ temperature and process controller.

12/16/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, reports that the company has seen a strong increase in orders for its LCC clean process benchtop ovens.

12/07/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, proudly announces that the company has received an order from Spirit AeroSystems, Inc.

11/21/2011

Despatch Industries announces the sale of multiple walk-in S-Series model ovens. The purchasing company is a long-time customer of Despatch that utilizes the walk-in ovens to anneal welding wire.

11/17/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces that the company has sold a custom, high temperature conveyor oven.

11/03/2011

Despatch Industries, announces that Nice Sun has realized a 0.1 percent improvement in overall cell efficiency in high volume production through the use of Despatch’s patent-pending SolectFire™ technology.

10/10/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, proudly announces its new PC-based process control system, Focal Point™.

10/04/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently received an order for a custom LND, nitrogen atmosphere, reach-in oven with PLC control system.

09/30/2011

Despatch Industries, announces that the company has received a large order for its LLD inert atmosphere clean process ovens from a long-time customer in the semiconductor industry.

09/26/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and thermal technology markets, recently received the Twin Cities Business 2011 Smart Solutions Award.

09/16/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces that the company has received a large order for an aluminum annealing and aging oven system.

09/06/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, will be featuring its new DriTech™ Dryer at the upcoming PV Taiwan International Photovoltaic Forum and Exhibition.

08/29/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, will be participating in the upcoming 2011 Composites Europe Trade Fair and Forum for composites, technology and applications.

08/28/2011

Despatch Industries, announces that the company has won an order for a custom, high-temperature, truck-in oven that will be utilized in the manufacture of high performance, energy-efficient transformers.

08/19/2011

Despatch Industries, announces that the company has achieved up to 25% reduction in oxidation oven heater power through the use of its patent-pending Atmosphere Control, Energy Reduction (ACER) Technology™.

08/16/2011

Despatch Industries, will be displaying its new DriTech™ Dryer at the EU Photovoltaic Solar Energy Exhibition taking place from September 5-8 in Hamburg, Germany.

08/10/2011

Despatch Industries, announces the availability of new, patent-pending SolectFire™ technology. SolectFire™ is the company’s most recent advancement to its market-leading CF Series firing furnace platform.

07/26/2011

Despatch selected ThinkEquity LLC to serve as its exclusive financial advisor and to represent the company during the acquisition process.

07/22/2011

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today announced that it has acquired Despatch Industries, a leading provider of thermal processing equipment for the solar, carbon fiber and other thermal technology markets.

07/22/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, received the Siemens OEM Customer Excellence Award during the 2011 Automation Summit in Orlando, Florida.

07/19/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, continues to find success in the semiconductor industry with an order for six custom PWB cabinet ovens.

07/11/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently sold a large, dual-chamber, indirect gas-fired oven for a specific drying application.

07/01/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently sold several PN nitrogen atmosphere ovens to customers in the semiconductor industry.

06/17/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, is now offering the PTC2-12, with a larger chamber size and new option for its popular PTC top-loading oven product line.

06/02/2011

Despatch Industries, is experiencing significant growth in demand for the company’s CF-Series Dual Lane (CF-DL) metallization firing furnaces.

06/01/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently sold a custom PRC clean room oven to a company that manufactures semiconductors.

05/18/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces that the company has received a large order for several custom vacuum bagging S-Ovens and a control system from Bristol Aerospace Limited.

05/16/2011

Despatch Industries, the leader in thermal process technologies for carbon fiber production, announces that the company has recently been awarded several orders for carbon fiber oxidation ovens from multiple Chinese companies.

04/20/2011

Despatch Industries, announces that in the last six months, the company has received orders to upgrade more than 1.2GW of its installed base of CF Series firing and drying furnaces with VOC Thermal Oxidizers.

04/12/2011

Despatch Industries, the leader in thermal process technologies for carbon fiber production, announces that the company secured multiple orders at the JEC Composites Show which took place in Paris, France at the end of March.

03/31/2011

Despatch Industries, announces today that Deakin University and the Victorian Center for Advanced Materials Manufacturing have selected Despatch to supply a fully integrated, pilot-scale carbon fiber manufacturing line.

03/30/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, recently completed rigorous testing on advancements to the company’s CF Series firing furnace platform.

03/10/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, secured orders and letters of intent for more than fifty firing furnaces at last month’s SNEC PV Power Exhibition in Shanghai, China.

03/03/2011

Despatch Industries, the leader in thermal process technologies for carbon fiber production, announces that the company has recently received an order for production-scale oxidation ovens from a carbon fiber manufacturing company in Korea.

02/17/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently received a large order for their popular LAC High Performance Benchtop Ovens.

02/15/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal technology and equipment provider, is pleased to announce that the company has named Dr. Ellen Cheng as General Manager of Despatch Industries Taiwan, Ltd. effective February 14.

02/11/2011

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently completed an order for a custom built, high temperature PTD oven for a customer in the petroleum industry.

02/01/2011

Despatch Industries, will be celebrating the sale of its 1000th firing furnace at the upcoming SNEC International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference and Exhibition.

01/27/2011

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, was recently named as a Trina Solar Supplier of the Year for 2010.

01/04/2011

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – January 4, 2011 - Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces its new LAC1-38 Class A benchtop oven.

12/16/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading thermal technology and equipment provider, is closing out 2010 with the best sales record in its 108 year history. Year to date bookings have exceeded $200 million with the largest share coming from the Solar Business Group.

12/08/2010

Despatch Industries, announces that the company has sold its 1000th firing furnace. Despatch sold its first firing furnace in 2005 and has since grown to become the world’s leading metallization firing furnace equipment provider.

11/19/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – November 19, 2010 - Despatch Industries, the world’s leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, announces its new RFF1-42, high-temperature, benchtop oven.

11/11/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – November 11, 2010 – Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces that the company received several large orders for multiple firing furnaces during the first week of

11/08/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – November 8, 2010 – Despatch Industries, the global leader in thermal processing technology and equipment, reports that the company earned sales revenue in excess of $75 million in the third quarter, ended October 2.

11/04/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – November 4, 2010 – Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry

10/28/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A.- Despatch Industries, a global leader in thermal processing technology and equipment, announces the official opening of its newest regional office in Seoul, South Korea.

10/25/2010

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – October 25, 2010 - Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, has received a large quantity order of metallization firing furnaces from LDK Solar.

10/19/2010

Despatch Industries, the world’s leading company in thermal processing solutions for over one hundred years, announces the recent sale of its popular 484 Drop Bottom Solution Heat Treat Furnace system to Arnprior Aerospace Inc.

10/04/2010

Despatch Industries, will be featuring the company’s advanced solar cell manufacturing solutions at the upcoming PV Taiwan International Photovoltaic Forum and Exhibition.

09/08/2010

Despatch Industries, announces that Trina Solar has placed a large quantity order for the company’s metallization firing furnaces.

09/02/2010

Despatch Industries, announces that Ferro Corporation has selected the company’s UltraFlex™ firing furnace for use in the development of their next generation high performance pastes for the solar industry.

08/30/2010

Despatch Industries, is experiencing incredible growth in 2010. The company’s growth is being driven primarily by its thriving global export business.

08/16/2010

Despatch Industries, will be displaying its new dual lane UltraFlex™ firing and drying furnace at the EU Photovoltaic Solar Energy Exhibition taking place from September 6-9 in Valencia, Spain.

08/16/2010

Despatch Industries, recently received an order for a custom, multi-zone conveyor oven from a long-time customer.

08/04/2010

Despatch Industries, has recently received a large order for thirteen LND, nitrogen atmosphere cabinet ovens.

07/21/2010

Despatch Industries, proudly announces that, in the first half of 2010, the company has sold 7GW of nameplate metallization firing production capacity, surpassing orders received in 2008 & 2009 combined.

07/12/2010

Despatch Industries, has sold multiple custom thawing chambers to a customer in the pharmaceutical industry.

06/28/2010

Despatch Industries, is now featuring a Watlow EZ-Zone PM controller on its PBC Burn-in oven.

06/21/2010

Despatch Industries, announces the successful market acceptance of its VOC Thermal Oxidizer.

05/24/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, received a very positive response to the UltraFlex(TM) next generation firing furnace on display at the SNEC PV Power Exhibition in Shanghai, China.

05/04/2010

Despatch Industries, the leading company in thermal processing solutions for over one hundred years, has recently upgraded its popular 900 Series Benchtop Temperature Chamber with a new, Watlow EZ-Zone PM controller.

04/20/2010

Despatch Industries, proudly announces that it has surpassed the sales milestone of selling over 500 firing furnaces.

04/12/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading process technology provider for the solar industry, will have the next generation UltraFlex(TM) Firing Furnace on display at the upcoming SNEC International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference and Exhibition.

04/06/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading process technology provider for the solar industry, is pleased to announce the addition of John Farrell to the company. John joins Despatch serving as the Managing Director of the Solar Business Group.

03/29/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading process technology provider for the solar industry, will be exhibiting at the upcoming Photovoltaic Technology Show. The show takes place April 27-29 in Stuttgart, Germany.

03/22/2010

Despatch Industries, the world-leading provider of oxidation ovens and process technology to the carbon fiber market, is participating in the upcoming 2009 JEC Composites Show.

02/19/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, confirms that 30 UltraFlex™ Firing and Drying Furnaces have been ordered by solar manufacturers throughout Europe and Asia.

01/29/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, proudly announces that the company has received orders totaling $5 Million in the last three months from multiple Taiwan solar companies.

01/27/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces the recent order for an UltraFlex™ firing furnace from a European solar cell manufacturing company.

01/18/2010

Despatch Industries, the leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces the recent sale of multiple single and dual lane UltraFlex™ dryer and firing furnaces to a top Chinese solar cell manufacturer.

01/12/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces the company’s latest development in the successful UltraFlex™ product portfolio, the dual lane UltraFlex™ firing furnace and dryer.

01/04/2010

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, proudly announces that the company has sold its first UltraFlex™ dryer and firing furnace unit into China.

12/18/2009

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the global solar industry, announced today that the company has received more than $10 Million in solar bookings in the fourth quarter, 2009.

12/15/2009

Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, proudly announces that the company has sold over two hundred firing furnaces into the Chinese solar cell manufacturing market.

11/02/2009

Patrick Peyton, Despatch’s Chairman and CEO, will be a featured speaker at Thomas Weisel Partners Annual Alternative Energy and Natural Resources Conference. The conference will be held November 10 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

10/30/2009

Despatch Industries released the results of a recent study the company conducted in partnership with the Georgia Institute of Technology. The study focused on optimizing in-line emitters to achieve higher efficiency solar cells.

10/27/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – October 27, 2009 - Despatch Industries, announces the recent sale of its industry-leading metallization firing furnace to a major Japanese solar cell manufacturing company.

10/27/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – October 27, 2009 - Despatch Industries, is releasing the results of a study the company conducted on enabling thin wafers to become high efficiency silicon solar cells.

10/27/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – October 27, 2009 - Despatch Industries, a leading technology and equipment provider for the solar industry, announces the recent order of 120MW of production tools from a Chinese integrated solar cell and module manufacturer.

09/30/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. September 30, 2009 - Despatch Industries, announces that SERIS (Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore) will be the first installation of Despatch’s new UltraFlex™.

09/18/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – September 18, 2009 - Despatch Industries, a leading process technology provider for the solar industry, announces the availability of its new, UltraFlex™ dryer and firing furnace with Microzone™ Technology.

08/25/2009

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – August 25, 2009 - Despatch Industries, a leading process technology provider for the solar industry, will be exhibiting at the upcoming EU Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (PVSEC).

08/20/2009

Despatch Industries, the leading company in thermal processing solutions for over one hundred years, introduces its latest innovation, the Qmax Series Reach-in oven.

03/19/2009

Despatch has named Steve Atkiss as Chief Technology Officer of the carbon fiber business unit. In his position, Atkiss will be responsible for managing and directing the on-site integration, start-up and commission of integrated carbon fiber lines.

02/24/2009

Despatch Industries, a 107 year old global provider of thermal processing equipment to the solar, carbon fiber and thermal technology markets, announces the official opening of its regional office in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

04/27/2007

Despatch Industries announced today the order for two continuous drying/pyrolysis ovens. The order comes to Despatch from a worldwide manufacturer and supplier of electronic components.

04/20/2007

Despatch Industries, a world leader in thermal processing and environmental simulation, announced today that the company has obtained an order to provide over fifty pre-bake ovens to a worldwide electronics design, fabrication, assembly and test company.

03/30/2007

Despatch Industries, a world leader in thermal processing and environmental simulation, announced today the immediate sale of multiple custom nitrogen atmosphere ovens to an international semiconductor manufacturer.

03/05/2007

Despatch Industries, a world leader in thermal processing and environmental simulation, announces the sale of their newest generation of carbon fiber oxidation ovens to a global carbon fiber manufacturer.

02/01/2007

Despatch Industries, a world leader in thermal processing and environmental simulation, announced today that the company has partnered with a domestic manufacturer of barrier systems to supply highly custom clean room equipment to a European company.

10/12/2006

New Order Builds on Despatch’s Leadership in Photovoltaic Market

10/04/2006

Despatch Industries is pleased to announce the sale of another Carbon Fiber Oxidation Oven.

09/29/2006

Despatch PTC Oven for Petroleum Industry Now Available with Front Load Option

09/28/2006

Despatch Industries has surpassed the 1GW benchmark in firing furnace production orders for solar cell manufacturing.

09/01/2006

Despatch Expands Photovoltaic Industry Portfolio with Integrated Doper/Furnace

06/30/2006

Solar Cell Manufacturer Replaces Incumbent Production Line with Despatch Equipment

06/28/2006

Despatch Product Performance Rewarded through Repeat Equipment Order

06/26/2006

Despatch Extends Leadership in Photovoltaic Industry Through Multimillion Dollar Infrared Equipment Contract

06/26/2006

Despatch Builds Strength in Europe’s Infrared Industry through 50MW Photovoltaic Equipment Contract

05/26/2006

Despatch at the Forefront of Breakthrough Technology with Creation of Paint Sample Tool

07/11/2005

Batch Oven Combines Four Essential Functions in a Single, Compact Design

06/01/2005

Thermal Processing Leader Will Install Infrared Furnaces with Total Production Capacity Exceeding 175 Megawatts This Year

06/01/2005

Leading Provider of Solutions for Photovoltaic Cell Manufacturing to Extend Despatch Industries Leadership in Fast-Growing Market for Infrared Solutions