PI's New SCALE-2 Plug-and-Play Gate Drivers Suit a Wide Range of IGBT Modules

September 20th, 2016

Power Integrations today introduced the 1SP0350V SCALE™-2 single-channel +15/-10 V plug-and-play gate driver. Optimally suited to high-reliability applications in the HVDC and railway industries, the 1SP0350 gate driver reliably and safely drives 4500 V Press-Pack IGBTs and IEGTs as well as other IGBT and IEGT form factors.

See Power Integrations at InnoTrans 2016 - Hall 17, Booth 211

September 6th, 2016

Visit Power Integrations at InnoTrans, from September 20 to 23, to learn more about our latest innovations in IGBT and SiC-MOSFET gate driver products. We will also be featuring the newest innovations in plug-and-play drivers.

Our top technical experts will be on-site for all three days to offer you application solutions, insights and details on our products.

To learn more visit the InnoTrans 2016 website.

Richardson RFPD Announces Agreement with Power Integrations

August 16th, 2016

Richardson RFPD, Inc., a global leader in the power conversion market, has announced an agreement with Power Integrations to serve as a worldwide distributor for PI's SCALE™ IGBT drivers for the high-power market, as well as its new SCALE-iDriver™ integrated circuits.

Power Integrations’ family of SCALE gate drivers reduce component count, enhance efficiency, and improve reliability. The new family of SCALE-iDriver ICs are galvanically-isolated single-channel gate driver ICs that provide the industry’s highest output current without an external booster.

Power Integrations Reports Second-Quarter Financial Results

July 28th, 2016

Power Integrations today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016. Net revenues for the second quarter were $97.2 million, up 14 percent from the prior quarter and also up 14 percent compared to the second quarter of 2015. Net income was $11.3 million or $0.38 per diluted share, compared to $0.30 per diluted share in the prior quarter and $0.29 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2015. Cash flow from operations for the second quarter was $23.6 million.

Power Integrations Appoints Thomas Simonis as VP of High-Power Products

July 25th, 2016

Power Integrations has announced the appointment of Thomas Simonis as VP of high-power products with responsibility for product management, R&D and marketing. With over 25 years of service in the high-voltage motor-driver and semiconductor industries, Mr. Simonis joins Power Integrations with senior technical and business management experience at a variety of companies including ATB, CPM and Infineon. Mr. Simonis succeeds Wolfgang Ademmer, who is retiring from Power Integrations after joining the company in 2012 via the acquisition of CT-Concept.