Profile: Richardson Electronics Ltd (RELL.OQ)
19 Jan 2018
Richardson Electronics, Ltd., incorporated on September 11, 1986, is a provider of engineered solutions, power grid and microwave tubes, and related consumables; power conversion, and radio frequency (RF) and microwave components; high value displays, flat panel detector solutions and replacement parts for diagnostic imaging equipment, and customized display solutions. The Company's segments include Power and Microwave Technologies Group, Canvys and Healthcare. The Company provides design-in support, systems integration, prototype design and manufacturing, testing, logistics, and aftermarket technical service and repair solutions. The Company has operations in North America, Asia/Pacific, Europe and Latin America.
The Company products include electron tubes and related components, microwave generators, subsystems used in semiconductor manufacturing, and visual technology solutions. These products are used to control, switch or amplify electrical power signals, or are used as display devices in a range of industrial, commercial, medical and communication applications. The Company's customers can access its products on Websites, including www.rell.com, www.rellhealthcare.com, www.canvys.com and www.rellaser.com, through electronic data interchange or by telephone. Its distribution facilities are located in LaFox, Illinois; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Marlborough, Massachusetts; Plymouth, Minnesota; Donaueschingen, Germany, or Singapore, Singapore. The Company also has satellite warehouses in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Shanghai, China; Bangkok, Thailand, and Hook, the United Kingdom.
Power and Microwave Technologies Group
The Company's Power and Microwave Technologies Group segment provides engineered solutions and distributes electronic components to customers in alternative energy, aviation, broadcast, communications, industrial, marine, medical, military, scientific and semiconductor markets. The segment focuses on a range of applications, including broadcast transmission, carbon dioxide (CO2) laser cutting, diagnostic imaging, dielectric and induction heating, energy transfer, voltage switching, plasma, power conversion, radar and radiation oncology. It also offers its customers technical services for both microwave and industrial equipment. In addition to third party products, the Company sells products principally under trade names, which include Amperex, Cetron and National. Its products include thyratrons and rectifiers, power tubes, ignitrons, magnetrons, phototubes, microwave generators and liquid crystal display monitors.
The Company's Canvys segment provides customized display solutions to corporate enterprise, financial, healthcare, industrial and medical original equipment manufacturers (OEM) markets. It offers solutions that include touch screens, protective panels, custom enclosures, specialized cabinet finishes and application specific software packages.
The Company's Healthcare segment manufactures, distributes and services replacement parts for the healthcare market, including hospitals, medical centers, independent service organizations and multi-vendor service providers. The products under this category include power grid tubes, hydrogen thyratrons, klystrons, magnetrons; Image Systems medical displays and workstations for picture archiving and communication systems (PACS); visual solutions for operating rooms/surgical environments; digital radiography solutions, including replacement flat panel detectors and upgrades, and additional replacement components under development for the diagnostic imaging service market.
Richardson Electronics Ltd
40W267 Keslinger Rd
PO Box 393
LAFOX IL 60147-0393