DICA adds new equipment and technology to allow us to manage our growth and continue to offer the finest service to our customers:

 Focalspot Verifier HR Xray

The Verifier HR (FSX-090) is a high-resolution and high-magnification x-ray system designed for quality inspection and defect detection on BGAs, QFNs, CSPs and other electronic component packages. Magnification: >715X
• Spot Size: 5 micron
• Resolution: >40 lp/mm
• Field-of-View: >40mm


Ersa Versaflow 3 Selective solder machine

State of the art fully automatic modular Selective Solder machine. With dual pots/dual alloys, microdot precision fluxing and programmable preheat. The Versaflow is providing precise and repeatable PTH soldering.


DICA Electronics would like to congratulate our VP of Operations, Steve Vaughan on his most recent accomplishment of being named one of the Ottawa Business Journal’s “Top Forty Under 40.”

May 2, 2011

Each year, the Ottawa Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 Awards answer that question. More than any other, these awards capture the entrepreneurial spirit and dynamic nature of Ottawa's business community by recognizing individuals under the age of 40 who balance bottom line results with a desire to participate in charitable and community activities.  Click here for full details. 

A new MPM Momentum Stencil Printer arrives at DICA

February, 2011

DICA installed a brand new MPM Momentum Stencil Printer. This highly flexible stencil printer provides consistent , repeatable printing and incorporates solder paste inspection, auto support pin placement, and a snugging system which allows for better print quality.

DICA invests in a new Pick and Place machine to increase capacity.

August, 2010

DICA addded a brand new Juki FX-2 High Speed Chip Shooter to our ROHS line which is capable of placing 30,000 components per hour. It’s a dual gantry, 12 nozzle, state of the art pick and place.

DICA opens the doors to their newly expanded facility.

June 3, 2009

DICA showcased their new expasion and their newest equipment addition - their Galaxy Plus Inline wash to their customers, suppliers and partners.  Click here for the full details and photos of the event.


DICA welcomes a new Inline cleaner to their production floor.

May 28, 2009

DICA has acquired a new Wash—the Galaxy Plus inline cleaner manufactured by Technical Devices Inc. This will improve the quality of our cleaning process, cut down the cycle time and increase cleaning capacity. The machine includes chemical isolation which will allow us better flexibility on solder paste choices.








DICA Electronics Ltd. featured on Electronic Products & Technology website. Click here to see the full article.

May 11, 2009



DICA's President, Spencer Grabe, makes the Ottawa Business Journal's 'Top 40 Under 40' list.

April 27, 2009

Congratulations to our very own Spencer who has made it to the ‘Top 40 under 40’ list by the Ottawa Business Journal. The OBJ's annual Forty Under 40 awards, is meant to celebrate a slice of the city's top business talent who haven't yet hit the big four-oh.   All recipients demonstrated keen interest in improving their community, while at the same time showing incredible business acumen and unrivalled expertise in each of their market sectors.  To see the full article,click here.

A Positive Story for Strong Growth Amid Downsizing and Closures in the Manufacturing

 April 25, 2009

DICA Electronics Ltd. has completed an almost $1,000,000 expansion to our facility and were awarded just over $130,000 by the Eastern Ontario Development Fund (EODF). Jean-Marc Lalonde, MPP Glengarry-Prescott-Russell came to our facility on March 16th and made the announcement.  To see the full release, click here.

DICA Electronics Ltd. makes the Ottawa Business Journal's Top 10 Fastest Growing Companies' list for the 2nd year in a row.

April 22, 2009

On April 22nd, it was announced that DICA made the ’Top Ten Fastest Growing Companies‘ in Ottawa list for the second year in a row.  Companies are ranked by percentage revenue growth between year one and year three of their most recent three-year period, and must have completed financial statements subject to a review engagement or formal audit. In year one, companies must have a minimum revenue of $100,000 and by year three, a minimum of $1,000,000. All companies must be cash-flow positive in all three years.  To see the full article, click here.

DICA Awarded $133,050 by the Eastern Ontario Development Fund

March 16, 2009

Fast-growing DICA Electronics Ltd. in Carleton Place is expanding the scope of services it provides to Ottawa-area hi-tech companies. The expansion, which will result in 24 new jobs over three years, is supported by a $133,050 grant under the Eastern Ontario Development Fund.  To see the full release, click here.