AIM’s Timothy O’Neill Presented at SMTA Ohio Valley Solder Roundtable Meeting

Cranston, Rhode Island USA - AIM, a leading global manufacturer of solder assembly materials for the electronics industry, announces that Timothy O’Neill, AIM’s Technical Marketing Manager, participated in the SMTA Ohio Valley Chapter Solder Roundtable Meeting which took place at The Rhinegeist Brewery in Cincinnati, Ohio on February 1st, 2018. Mr. O’Neill spoke to the group about the evolution of lead-free solder alloys.

Several speakers from leading solder suppliers participated in the day-long event with a focus on flux and alloy technologies and PCB processing.  AIM’s REL22™ and REL61™ alloys were featured as a drop-in solution to address issues with SAC305 in high reliability applications.  Attendees gained a better understanding of the evolution of lead-free solder alloys, the limitations of today’s common alloys, and what the solder industry is offering as next generation materials.

“I was honored to be invited to speak amongst our industry leaders” said Timothy O’Neill, AIM’s Technical Marketing Manager. “AIM would like to thank the Ohio SMTA and Greg Vance (in particular) for coordinating and hosting such an outstanding event.”


About AIM

Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, AIM Solder is a leading global manufacturer of assembly materials for the electronics industry with manufacturing, distribution and support facilities located throughout the world. AIM produces advanced solder products such as solder paste, liquid flux, cored wire, bar solder, epoxies, lead-free and halogen-free solder products, preforms, and specialty alloys such as indium and gold for a broad range of industries. A recipient of many prestigious SMT industry awards, AIM is strongly committed to innovative research and development of product and process improvement as well as providing customers with superior technical support, service and training. For more information about AIM, visit


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