SAINT-HUBERT, QC, Dec. 11, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Varitron Technologies is
proud to announce it is joining the ranks of world-renowned partners of
the MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre (C2MI), inaugurated on July
31st in the presence of the Premier of Quebec and many dignitaries.
Located in Bromont, Quebec, C2MI enables the development and production
of prototypes to be used in the medical, automotive, aerospace,
environmental, information technology and telecommunications fields.
This new entity is dedicated to the research and development of
products in the area of advanced die packaging and fabrication of
complex microsystems as well as microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).
Through this partnership, Varitron Technologies will benefit from
targeted outreach services from both the academic and industrial
networks, access to a state-of-the-art infrastructure as well as
research and development equipment at the cutting edge of technology,
and keen technical know-how.
"With the pooling of expertise of the different C2MI partners and
privileged access to technology, Varitron can more than ever position
itself among the leaders in microelectronics in North America and reach
the major leagues," proudly mentions Michel Farley, President of
"With their expertise in embedded systems assembly, the contribution
from Varitron Technologies to the C2MI members represents a key element
within the ecosystem we are building for the benefits of our members.
It is now possible for all C2MI members and their customers to develop
a microelectronic product from the chip to a complete microsystem
within a single and unique infrastructure in the world," emphasizes
Normand Bourbonnais, CEO at C2MI.
About MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre
The MiQro Innovation Collaborative Center (C2MI) is an international
reference in the fields of advanced packaging and microsystems. The
C2MI is a centre of excellence for commercialization and research
(CECR) whose role is to help produce market-driven prototypes in the
fields of applications of the information and communication
technologies, automobile, aerospace as well as environment and health
to accelerate their commercialization. The establishment of C2MI was
made possible by contributions from Industry Canada, the Ministère du
Développement économique, de l'Innovation et de l'Exportation du
Québec, Université de Sherbrooke, industrial partners and the Town of
About Varitron Technologies
Based in Saint-Hubert and Granby, Quebec, Varitron Technologies offers
electronic manufacturing services for the energy, telecommunications,
aerospace, medical, military and automotive sectors. Varitron's
expertise in manufacturing and its leading-edge equipment allow the
group to offer a comprehensive service, combined with world-class
quality standards. www.varitron.ca
SOURCE: Group Varitron Technologies Inc.
For further information:
Vice-president, Business Development - C2MI
450 534-8000, ext. 1003
Communications -Varitron Technologies