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ATS and Richardson RFPD announce new distribution partnership

August 1, 2018 – NORWOOD, Mass. - Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS), a leading-edge thermal engineering and manufacturing company focused on the thermal management of electronics, and Richardson RFPD, an ARROW Company and specialized electronic component distributor focused on RF, wireless, IoT, and power technologies, are pleased to announce a new distribution partnership.

The new line of ATS cold plates will be available through Richardson RFPD, adding a reliable, high-performance liquid cooling solution for the distributor’s power electronics customers.

“ATS is a great addition to our list of thermal management suppliers,” said Dave Rossdeutcher, Global Product Management Director – Energy and Power for Richardson RFPD. “ATS enables Richardson RFPD to provide additional resources to our power electronics customers and continue our dedication to maintaining lasting customer relationships with specific solutions that meet customer needs.”

“We are excited to work with Richardson RFPD and utilize their knowledge of the power electronics industry to expand our reach in that market,” said Steve Nolan, ATS Vice President of Sales and Business Development. “The new ATS cold plate lines, with increased thermal performance, align well with Richardson’s focus on IGBTs and wide bandgap devices. The flexibility of our design will enable us to provide high-performing and cost-effective solutions to a wide array of applications.”

ATS cold plates have an innovative, high aspect ratio fin field that provides 30% better thermal performance than comparable products on the market. The cold plates are also manufactured with hole patterns for easy mounting of industry-standard IGBTs and other power devices, such as those from Mitsubishi, Vincotech, and other leaders in the power electronics industry.

ATS cold plates are the perfect choice for engineers looking for liquid cooling solutions for high-powered systems.

Richardson RFPD has a rich history of providing engineering solutions and distributing components for the global electronics market, with more than 35 locations around the world and specialized knowledge in power electronics. Richardson RFPD is the leader in helping customers design-in the latest products and most innovative technology from the market leaders on its line card.

This partnership with ATS provides Richardson RFPD with a new, reliable manufacturer of liquid cooling solutions for power electronics and provides ATS with a new, dependable outlet for its thermal products.

For more information about ATS products or thermal consulting and design services, visit http://qats.com or contact ATS at ats-hq@qats.com. To learn more about Richardson RFPD and browse the electronics components that it offers, visit http://www.richardsonrfpd.com/Pages/home.aspx.


About Advanced Thermal Solutions
Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) is a leading engineering and manufacturing company supplying complete thermal and mechanical packaging solutions, from analysis and testing to final production. ATS provides air and liquid cooling solutions and laboratory-quality thermal instrumentation, as well as thermal design consulting services and training. For more information about ATS, visit https://www.qats.com or email ats-hq@qats.com.

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If you would like more information about ATS products, would be interested in setting up an interview or have thoughts about contributed content, you can contact me at jperry@qats.com or 781-949-2526.

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